New Renault Duster facelift launch date: Renault is all set to launch its new Duster globally. Now its patent image has also surfaced online. The new generation Duster is going to be very similar to the Bigster SUV. The new generation Duster is going to compete with vehicles like Hyundai Creta and Selto in the Indian market. And now the company has also revealed about its launch date.
New Renault Duster launch date
The next generation Renault Duster is scheduled to be unveiled globally in Portugal on 29 November 2022. However, no specific information has been revealed about when it will be introduced in the Indian market. But we hope that it will be introduced in the Indian market by the end of 2025.
New Renault Duster Design
The new generation Renault Duster has a lot in common with the Bigster SUV. Most of its exterior appears to be similar to that of the biggest SUV. It is going to come with a much more advanced design compared to the old generation Duster. At the front, it is going to get a newly designed bumper with grille and new LED sequential turn indicator and LED headlight unit.
Along with this, the newly designed silver skid plate on the front is going to further increase its appeal. At the front, LED headlights are offered in Y shape. While the site profile also offers 10 spoke alloy wheels along with door cladding and roof rails. Its A pillar and C pillar have been introduced with black out theme.
The rear also offers a Y-shaped LED tail light unit and a silver speed plate and spoiler to show off the board. It is going to create a much bolder and compact SUV road presence on Indian roads.
New Renault Duster Cabin
Not only the external changes, we are also going to see major changes in its cabin. Its redesigned dashboard layout will be infused with a newly designed central control and premium leather seats. Apart from this, it is going to be available at many places with shop touch facility and many other great features.
New Renault Duster Features list
Among the features, it is expected to be equipped with features like digital instrument cluster with large touch screen infotainment system and Apple CarPlay connectivity with wireless Android Auto, especially to compete in the Indian market. Other highlights include dual-zone climate control, height adjustable driver seat, wireless mobile charger, cruise control, air purifier, power steering for rear passengers and USB Type C socket.
|Launch Date in India
|Expected by 2025
|Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, MG Astor, Maruti Grand Vitara, Toyota Hyrider
|Absent in the new Duster, a potential differentiator as rivals offer electric and panoramic sunroofs
|All-new design expected
|Heavily revamped interior anticipated
|Expected to be available in two and three-row configurations
Apart from this, in the patent images that have surfaced, we can see the new Duster without a sunroof. Although this pattern image is for international markets, in the Indian market we expect it to be offered with a panoramic sunroof or an electronic voice assisted sunroof. The main reason for which is that its other rivals are now equipped with the facility of panoramic sunroof.
New Renault Duster Engine
To operate it under the bonnet, the company will use a 1.2 liter 120 bhp engine. And 1.02 liter petrol hybrid engine with 140 bhp, 1.3 lighter turbo petrol engine with 170 bhp can be available. However, no specific information has been revealed about which engine option it will be offered in the Indian market. But according to some media reports, Duster is likely to be offered in strong hybrid and plug in hybrid along with diesel for the Indian market.
New Renault Duster Price in India
If in Indian market Renault When the Duster is introduced, its price is expected to start from around Rs 10 lakh to Rs 15 lakh ex-showroom. Although we do not have any confirmation about its price.
New Renault Duster Rivals
After launch, the new generation Duster is mainly available in the Indian market along with Hyundai Creta, Volkswagen Taigun, Skoda Kushaq, Toyota Hyder, Maruti Suzuki Grand Virata, Kia Seltos and Honda Elevate.