Renault India, one of the country’s fastest growing automobile brands, launched the new Duster petrol range with CVT (Continuously Variable Timing) transmission today.The New Duster petrol range which is equipped with the 1.5LH4K petrol power train comprises of superior engineering, styling, safety and comfort features.
The New Duster petrol range is equipped with the efficient 1.5L H4K petrol powertrain in the manual transmission (MT), and is available in two trim levels – RXE and RXL, offered at an introductory starting price of INR. 8.59 Lakh (ex-Chandigarh). Along with this, the new Duster CVT, equipped with the X-Tronic automatic gear box in the 1.5L H4K petrol powertrain, available in the RXS trim, is offered at an introductory price of INR 10.42 Lakh(ex-Chandigarh). Duster CVT comes with easy selection drive modes– P (Park), R (Reverse), N (Neutral), D (Drive) and a 6 speed manual mode option.
THE NEW DUSTER PETROL RANGE: OFFERING UNMATCHED PERFORMANCE, DRIVEABILITY AND EFFICIENCY
Enabling the comfort of a sedan and the performance of an SUV, the New Duster petrol range along with the CVTofferingis powered by an efficient 1.5L H4K(Multi Point Injection) engine, delivering a combination of high performance and anexcellentfuel efficiency.CVT is a “stepless” transmission system and uses a pulley to shift between gears.The CVT is very smooth in operation and it can automatically select the most suitable transmission gear ratio.
It delivers better fuel efficiency than an automatic while offering seamless driving performance and smooth shifts when accelerating and decelerating. With superior comfort, high driving position and 205mm of ground clearance, the new Dusterpetrol range is capable of cruising through the toughest of terrains. The special ECO Mode, available on the RXL MT and RXS CVT variants helps balance power with fuel economy for better performance, enabling less fuel consumption.
THE NEW DUSTER CVT X-TRONIC GEARBOX
The New Duster CVT comes equipped with the efficient X-Tronic CVT automatic gearbox. It is also more fun to drive with no shift shock during acceleration. The New Duster CVT X- Tronic gearbox is characterized by easy selection of drive modes – P(park), R (reverse), N (Neutral), D (Drive)and a 6 speed manual mode option. It offers the best combination of power output and fuel efficiency from the engine. It is quick to accelerate and delivers smooth transitions at different speeds due to infinite gear ratios (in automatic mode).
OUTSTANDING RIDE & HANDLING:Offers high levels of comfort and control in all driving conditions, owing to a finely tuned suspension set-up – Front: Independent Mac Pherson strut with coil spring and Rear: Trailing arm with coil springs & double acting shock absorber.