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Renault Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus

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Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus Overview

  • Mileage [upto]
    20.45 kmpl
  • Engine [upto]
    1461 cc
  • BHP
  • Transmission
  • Boot Space
  • Airbags
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Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus Review

One look at the Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxL is all it takes to understand that the car is certain to take the automobile market by storm. The SUV packed with safety and comfort features at a very competitive price is what makes it desirable.


The exterior of the car is equipped with specially designed headlights which, through light sensors, can alter their intensity according to the availability of natural light. Fog lights, which are provided both at the front and rear ends, look stylish and facilitate driving in foggy conditions. The wipers, used in the car, have to ability to start functioning as soon as they detect the slightest trace of rain. A spoiler is provided at the rear end. It helps in enhancing vehicle stability at high speeds. 16 inch alloy wheels and 215/65 R16 tyres help in imparting stability to the car. Window washer, defogger and adjustable rear view mirror are some of the other features which breathe life into the exterior. Metallic Woodland Brown,Metallic Fiery Red,Pearl Supreme White and Pearl Galaxy Black are some of the color variants the car is available in. Each color gives a new look to the car.


The interior of the car is equipped with numerous features which help in giving it a royal semblance. To begin with, the seats and doors of this five seater car are covered with fabric upholstery. This fact helps in giving the interior a consistent and formal look. A conveniently located glove compartment permits the driver to keep all accessories in a secure manner and that too at an arm’s reach. A cigarette lighter , AC, Heater and digital clock are some of the other impressive fixtures that enhance the daintiness associated with the interior.

Engine & Performance (Power Mileage Acceleration & Pick-up)

On the technology front, the car is equipped with a 1461 cc, 1.5L turbocharged 4 cylinder engine that offers a peak torque of 200 Nm at 1900 rpm and a peak power of 83.8 bhp at 3750 rpm. The technology used helps the car in offering a good city mileage of 18.0 kmpl and a highway mileage of 20.46 kmpl.  A 50 litre fuel tank helps in making the car suitable for use on the highway. As far as dimensions are concerned, the car has a truly “larger than life” persona with a height of 1695 mm, width of 1822 mm and length of 4315 mm. A 2673 mm wheelbase helps in bringing about an even distribution of weight.

Braking & Handling

Realising the importance of the braking system, the makers have equipped the cars with disc shaped front brakes which are easy to operate and maintain. On the rear end, drum brakes are employed to the stability of the car. Braking at high speeds may result in locking or jamming of brakes. A robust Anti Braking System (ABS) helps in eradicating this problem. Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxL also has Assisted Braking— a feature that helps in reducing the distance the car travels post the use of brakes.

Safety Features

Passenger safety is taken care of by numerous impressive features. To start off, the car employs child locks which help in preventing children from opening doors while the car is on the move. Passenger and driver airbags help in protect the passengers from injuries, in case of collision, by acting as shock absorbers. Seat belts help in enhancing passenger safety during jerk filled journeys. Door Ajar and seat belt warning indicators help in ensuring proper locking of doors and application of seat belts respectively. Side impact beams help in reducing the damage suffered by the car in case of a rollover. Front and rear suspension help in easing out the shocks associated with bumpy or rough journeys. A special feature called immobilizer deactivates the engine if a duplicate key is used at the time of ignition. Halogen headlamps are provided for driving in dark and foggy conditions. Another safety feature available is the presence of power door locks— a technology that ensures the automatic locking of doors once the car moves.

Comfort Features

A ton of comfort oriented features help in making the car a true “’palace on wheels ”. A power steering helps in introducing a sense of automation to, highly challenging, task of driving thereby making the life of novice drivers easy. It is also equipped with controls for manipulating temperature and the music system. Parking sensors, which detect the obstructions or the other cars help in simplifying the task of parking. Rear AC vents ensure that the comfort of passengers seated on rear seats is not compromised. The interiors include the cup holders to help in spill free consumption of drinks while on the move.  Seat belts are equipped with controls that help passengers in adjusting them according to their height.  Those who like reading while on journeys will certainly appreciate the presence of a reading lamp— a feature that facilitates night time reading. A spacious trunk makes the car suited for long journeys. A trunk light makes it possible to use the trunk conveniently even in darkness. A remote lid opener comes across as very a handy tool at fuel stations.  A unique feature called “air control” helps in ensuring that passengers breathe only refined and dust free air. The feature acts as a blessing for patients of asthma and other respiratory ailments. Rear headrests enhance passenger comfort and make life easy for those suffering from spondylitis or neck pain.

The entertainment needs are taken care of by a handful of entertainment related features. To begin, a CD player with a robust performance and smooth functioning is provided.  A CD changer feature permits smooth changing of the CD s and help in preventing the player from damage it may suffer if it is handled manually. A Radio is provided that helps users in enjoying the latest songs and tuning into their favorite radio stations while on the move. Speakers are provided at the front and rear which offer top-notch sound quality and through amplifier create a surround sound feel. A remote control for controlling the audio system is also provided to improve usability.


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Key Specifications of Renault Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus

ARAI Mileage20.45 kmpl
City Mileage18.0 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Engine Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power (bhp@rpm)83.8bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)200Nm@1900rpm
Seating Capacity5
Boot Space (Litres)475
Fuel Tank Capacity50
Body TypeSUV

Key Features of Renault Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus

Multi-function Steering WheelYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Automatic Climate ControlNo
Anti Lock Braking SystemYes
Alloy WheelsNo
Fog Lights - FrontYes
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversNo
Passenger AirbagYes
Driver AirbagYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Renault Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypedCi Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power83.8bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque200Nm@1900rpm
No. of cylinder4
Valves Per Cylinder4
Valve ConfigurationDOHC
Fuel Supply SystemCRDI
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
Gear Box5 speed
Drive TypeFWD
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Fuel & Performance

Fuel TypeDiesel
Mileage (ARAI)20.45
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)50
Emission Norm ComplianceBS IV
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Suspension, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMcPherson Strut
Rear SuspensionTorsion Beam
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt Steering
Turning Radius (Metres)5.2 meters
Front Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
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Dimensions & Capacity

Length (mm)4315
Width (mm)1822
Height (mm)1695
Boot Space (Litres)475
Seating Capacity5
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)205
Wheel Base (mm)2673
Front Tread (mm)1560
Rear Tread (mm)1567
Gross Weight (Kg)1758
No of Doors5
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Comfort & Convenience

Power Steering
Power Windows-Front
Power Windows-Rear
Air Conditioner
Adjustable Steering
Automatic Climate Control
Air Quality Control
Remote Trunk Opener
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Low Fuel Warning Light
Accessory Power Outlet
Trunk Light
Vanity Mirror
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
Cup Holders-Front
Cup Holders-Rear
Rear AC Vents
Heated Seats Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Parking SensorsRear
KeyLess Entry
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Electronic Multi-Tripmeter
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Leather Steering Wheel
Glove Compartment
Digital Clock
Outside Temperature Display
Cigarette Lighter
Digital Odometer
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Adjustable Headlights
Fog Lights - Front
Fog Lights - Rear
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View Mirror
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Window Wiper
Rear Window Washer
Rear Window Defogger
Wheel Covers
Alloy Wheels
Power Antenna
Tinted Glass
Rear Spoiler
Removable/Convertible Top
Roof Carrier
Sun Roof
Moon Roof
Side Stepper
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
Intergrated Antenna
Alloy Wheel Size16
Tyre Size215/65 R16
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
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Anti-Lock Braking System
Brake Assist
Central Locking
Power Door Locks
Child Safety Locks
Anti-Theft Alarm
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Side Airbag-Rear
Day & Night Rear View Mirror
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Xenon Headlamps
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Traction Control
Adjustable Seats
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Engine Immobilizer
Crash Sensor
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Engine Check Warning
Advance Safety FeaturesEngine Protective Under Guard
Follow Me Home Headlamps
Rear Camera
Anti-Theft Device
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Entertainment & Communication

Cd Player
CD Changer
DVD Player
Audio System Remote Control
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
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Renault Duster 2012-2015 85PS Diesel RxL Plus Colours

Renault Duster 2012-2015 is available in 9 different colours - Metallic Fiery Red, Pearl Galaxy Black, Metallic Graphite Grey, Pearl Galaxy Black-Adventure Edition, Metallic Moonlight Silver, Pearl Supreme White-Adventure Edition, Metallic Woodland Brown, Pearl Supreme White and Amazon Green-Adventure Edition.

  • Metallic Woodland Brown
    Metallic Woodland Brown
  • Metallic Fiery Red
    Metallic Fiery Red
  • Pearl Supreme White
    Pearl Supreme White
  • Metallic Moonlight Silver
    Metallic Moonlight Silver
  • Pearl Galaxy Black
    Pearl Galaxy Black
  • Metallic Graphite Grey
    Metallic Graphite Grey

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