Following the hype created by KIA and Hyundai, Renault has also stirred excitement in the air for their fans in Pakistan.
The French automaker Renault is to start their production in Pakistan by 2020. The brand is to enter the market in collaboration with Al-Futtaim group – one of the largest conglomerates in the UAE.
It is expected that the total investment the company will bring is at $140mn. Furthermore, it has already purchased 54 acres of land for its assembly plant. One of the 5 expected vehicles by Renault is the Renault Duster.
Renault Duster Specifications
The Renault Duster is a compact SUV which has been quite successful in international markets. This is because it has a lot of features which are in-demand while offering an economical price point.
The CVT Automatic 5-Speed ManualRenault Duster is offered in a choice of 3 engines globally.
- 1.5 Litre 16 Valve Engine(Petrol)
- 1.5 Litre 16 Valve Engine(Diesel)
- 1.2 Litre 16 Valve Turbocharged Engine
However, it is expected that only 1.5 Litre petrol variant will be introduced in Pakistan.
The 4-wheel drive gives a maximum torque of 142 Nm @ 4000 RPM and max power of 105 bhp @ 5600 RPM.
The Indian variant of the Duster has the following features:
- Dual winged front grille
- Hawk eye cluster headlamp
- A 2 tone body colored bumper
- Black door side sill
- Waterfall LED tail lamps
- Firefly fog lamps and more
Pakistan’s Renault Duster will more or less have similar features to the Indian version. However, nothing has been confirmed at the moment.
Renault Duster Price in Pakistan
The expected starting price of the Duster in Pakistan is at Rs 25 lakhs.
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