Renault Duster with CVT Transmission & 1.5-Litre Engine

Renault Duster is reportedly coming back in an automatic petrol variant. Reports note of the new model to offer X-tronic CVT technology accompanied with six-speed semi manual transmission.

The upcoming Renault Duster offers a 1.5-litre petrol engine with max power output of 106PS running at 5,600rpm with maximum torque of 142Nm at 4,000rpm. The French automaker talks of its India-based variant to claim a fuel efficiency of 14.99 kmpl.

Renault will offer the new Duster in RXS variant that will be above the current RXL model. The new petrol automatic will offer the RXS with dual front bags with 16-inch alloy wheels and black-coloured grille. There are also reports of a new tone variant with red colour on the outside and red colour on the doors and air conditioner vents. Expect the new Duster to arrive at a price higher than the current models (probably Rs. 1 lakh more).

Written by Jai Sabharwal