Renault Duster was launched in India this Wednesday with an introductory price ranging between Rs 7.19 lakh to Rs 11.29 lakh. An other addition to mid-sized sports utility vehicle in Indian market. Both petrol and diesel options are available in the market
In it's segment this is one of the car with the quieter cabins. Unlike the other Renault cars the engine noise is well controlled, the gearshifts has improved, the shifts are neat and positive. Another good move is that the power switches has moved to the door.
"This year, we are looking to sell a total number of vehicles which is twenty times more what we sold last year. Duster is one of the five products that we have announced to launch in India," Renault India managing director Marc Nassif said.
"Our Chennai plant will be the only Renault facility in the world which will supply the Duster to all the right hand drive markets in the world," he said.
The Duster is the spacious vehicle and can accommodate 5 persons easily, the interiors are good and have great muscular looks outside. The music system is smart and integrated smartly giving smart looks. The air vent given for the rear seats are really nice, it is integrated with control knob as well, and this makes the cooling really fast.
All in all, the price at which it is launched will give a serious competition to the cars of its segment and if it clicks it will definitely boost the the volume share of Renault.