Renault India is preparing on a face lift for the 2016 Renault Duster in India. Which was launched in India July 2012. In some reports says that, the new Renault Duster AMT is expected to launch in this financial year with some cosmetic changes and automatic variant of gear-box.
The upcoming Renault Duster is not much changes in design it is already very popular in India in SUV segment. Renault has redesign 2016 Duster front end with new bumper, headlight and grill. The new Duster has been given more butch appeal at the front side. When we look rear end of the 2016 Renault Duster it comes to sheet metal changes and the tail lights remain identical shape, other parts of the exterior design is identical.
In side of the Renault Duster AMT, it has seen some changes in Dashboard, the center console is all new. The 7 seater SUV is already popular in India and company again bring it with some changes and fresh design and look.
Under the hood the upcoming SUV has remain same engine with the 1.6-litre four-cylinder engine producing 103bhp and 145Nm of torque, while the diesel engine is the renowned K9K and is available in two variant of tune 85bhp and 110bhp.
The engine of the 2016 Renault Duster matted with 5-speed manual transmission, 6-speed manual gear-box. It is also that, up coming Duster comes with AMT (Automated Manual Transmission), termed Easy-R AMT, to the diesel variant.
For pricing, It is not cleared at present and company also not given any information regarding it. It may comes to the market between Rs.10.5 Lakh to 15 Lakh INR. And it will compete with Nissan Terrano, Hyundai Creta and Maruti Suzuki S-Cross.