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Renault Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE

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  • Power Windows Rear
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  • Adjustable Steering
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Things We Don't Like In Renault Duster 85ps Diesel Rxe

  • No airbags Interior plastic look and feel no infotainment

Things We Like In Renault Duster 85ps Diesel Rxe

  • Frugal diesel engine Spacious cabin commanding driving position
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Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE Review

India's automobile market is currently flooded with back to back models and exclusive editions, as companies are lining up with their latest versions to boost their sales. Now, Renault India is the latest to launch the refurbished version of its premium SUV model Duster. At the same time, it has also updated the entire fleet of variants and added a few additional features to this series. Beside this, it also made changes to the interiors of this SUV that renders an astounding new look to the cabin. Among all the variants, the Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxE is the entry level variant, which has not received much of changes like its top end variants. Powering this trim is the same 1.5-litre diesel engine that produces the same power and torque and is delivered to the front wheels through a 5-speed manual gearbox. In terms of changes, its dashboard is now fitted with a 3-dial techno instrument cluster that has chrome surround. Although it is the base trim, it gets a few chrome and metallic accents inside the cabin that gives a sublime stance to the cabin. On the other hand, its exteriors remains to be same as its predecessor without any change to its cosmetics. This vehicle is currently placed against the likes of Mahindra Scorpio, Tata Safari Storme, Nissan Terrano and others in this segment.

Exteriors:

The external appearance of this vehicle looks entirely same, as changes are made only to the interiors. This vehicle looks quite attractive yet aggressive owing to its sporty cosmetics. Its front facade has a radiant dual barrel headlight cluster that houses turn indicators and powerful halogen headlamps. In the center, its has a very decent radiator grille that is done up with chrome accents and embedded with the company's insignia. Its front facade also has a dual tone bumper that is embodied with a small air intake section for better ventilation for engine cooling. Coming to the side facet, it has massive fenders that are skilfully fitted with sturdy set of steel rims. These are further embraced with full wheel covers that renders it a decent look. Coming to the rear end, this SUV has a bold structure featuring a masculine tailgate and rugged bumper. At the same time, it is also decorated with a few chrome accents that compliments its decent stance. This vehicle is currently available in a total of seven exterior paint options like Fiery Red, Graphite Grey, Woodland Brown, Supreme White, Galaxy Grey, Moonlight Silver and Amazon Green.

Interiors:

The interior section of this Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxE variant has received very few updates unlike its top end variants. Its steering wheel gets a minor tweak with a few metallic accents, while its company's logo has been repositioned. Its dashboard is now fitted with 3-dial Techno sporty instrument cluster including a multi-information display that offers all the information required to keep the driver updated. It also gets trendy dials along with white illumination that enhances its classy appeal. Beside these, the automaker has updated the seat covers for rendering a premium look to the interiors. All the seats inside are ergonomically designed and are integrated with head restraints for better support. Its rear bench seat also has a 60:40 split folding facility that, which is helpful to increase the boot volume. There are number of utility based features provided inside the cabin including an inside rear view mirror, drink holders and dual front sun visors.

Engine and Performance:

The car maker has equipped this trim with the same 1.5-litre dCi diesel engine that has an advanced common rail fuel injection technology. It has not received much of tweaks and it continuous to run on DOHC valve configuration with 4-cylinders and 16-valves, which displaces 1461cc. This power plant has the ability to unleash a maximum power of 83.8bhp at 3750rpm and yields a commanding torque output of 200Nm at 2200rpm. This power plant is skilfully paired to a five speed manual transmission gearbox that delivers the torque output to the front wheels. The manufacturer claims that the vehicle is capable of delivering a peak mileage of 19.87 Kmpl, which is rather impressive.

Braking and Handling:

In terms of braking, this vehicle retains the same braking mechanism like its outgoing model with ventilated disc at front and drum brakes at rear. These brakes works efficiently in any road condition and keeps the vehicle stable. Coming to the suspension, this SUV's front axle is fitted with McPherson strut system, whereas its rear axle is fitted with torsion arm system. In addition to these, both the axles are also loaded with coil springs and double acting shock absorbers that helps to keep this SUV stable on any road condition. On the other hand, the manufacturer has blessed this vehicle with an advanced power assisted steering system that offers precise response and supports a minimum turning radius of just 5.2-meters.

Comfort Features:

Coming to the comfort aspects, this Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxE trim is fitted with all the standard comfort features that are essential for a stress-free driving experience. The manufacturer has equipped this base trim with a manually operated air conditioning system including a pollen filter and heater, which keeps the entire ambiance pleasant. This base variant also gets a list of other features include keyless entry system, front power windows, power assisted steering with tilt column, internally adjustable outside mirrors, electric back door release, one touch turn indicator, digital clock and passenger vanity mirror. In addition to these, this trim also gets front seat back pocket, two cup holders, bottle holder on console, rear seat center armrest and a versatile rear parcel shelf with storage tray.

Safety Features:

The manufacturer has made use of high tensile steel to build this SUV and incorporated it with impact protection beams for minimizing the risk of injury to the occupants. At the same time, this Renault Duster 85PS Diesel RxE trim gets a small list of protective aspects including an advanced engine immobilizer, engine protective under guard, central locking system, powerful headlamps, dual horn and door open warning lamp.

Pros:

1. Improved interiors with better leg and shoulder space.

2. Price range is rather competitive.

Cons:

1. There are no updates given to its exteriors.

2. More features can be given as standard.

Key Specifications of Renault Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE

ARAI Mileage19.87 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Engine Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power (bhp@rpm)83.8bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)200Nm@1750rpm
Seating Capacity5
TransmissionTypeManual
Boot Space (Litres)475
Fuel Tank Capacity50
Body TypeSUV
Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)No

Key Features of Renault Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE

Multi-function Steering WheelNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorNo
Touch ScreenNo
Automatic Climate ControlNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonNo
Anti Lock Braking SystemYes
Alloy WheelsNo
Fog Lights - FrontNo
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversYes
Passenger AirbagNo
Driver AirbagNo
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Renault Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypedCi THP Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)1461
Max Power (bhp@rpm)83.8bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)200Nm@1750rpm
No. of cylinder4
Valves Per Cylinder4
Valve ConfigurationDOHC
Fuel Supply SystemCRDi
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
TransmissionTypeManual
Gear Box5 speed
Drive TypeFWD
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Fuel & Performance

Fuel TypeDiesel
Mileage (ARAI)19.87
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)50
Top Speed (Kmph)156
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Suspension, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMacPherson Strut
Rear SuspensionTrailing Arm
Shock Absorbers TypeDouble Acting
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt
Steering Gear TypeRack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)5.2 metres
Front Brake TypeDisc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
Acceleration13.9 Seconds
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)13.9 Seconds
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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)1777
No of Doors5
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Comfort & Convenience

Power Steering
Power Windows-Front
Power Windows-Rear
Air Conditioner
Heater
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 Sensors
Navigation System
Foldable Rear SeatBench Folding
Smart Access Card Entry
KeyLess Entry
Engine Start/Stop Button
Glove Box Cooling
Voice Control
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles
USB Charger
Central Console Armrest
Tailgate Ajar
Gear Shift Indicator
Rear Curtain
Luggage Hook & Net
Battery Saver
Lane Change Indicator
Additional FeaturesVersatile Rear Parcel Shelf With Storage Space
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Interior

Tachometer
Electronic Multi-Tripmeter
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Leather Steering Wheel
Glove Compartment
Digital Clock
Outside Temperature Display
Cigarette Lighter
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats
Driving Experience Control Eco
Folding Table in The Rear
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
Ventilated Seats
Dual Tone Dashboard
Additional FeaturesInterior Colour Harmony Cedarwood Black
Center Fascia Finish Dark Chrome
Door Trim Decorative Strip And Grab Handle Silver Grey
Inside Door Handle Finish Black
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Exterior

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 Wheel Size (Inch)
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
Chrome Grille
Chrome Garnish
Smoke Headlamps
Roof Rail
LightingLED Tail lamps
Trunk OpenerLever
Heated Wing Mirror
Tyre Size215/65 R16
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Wheel Size16 Inch
Additional Features
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Safety

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
Automatic Headlamps
Clutch Lock
EBD
Advance Safety FeaturesRapid Deceleration Warning
Follow Me Home Headlamps
Rear Camera
Anti-Theft Device
Anti-Pinch Power Windows
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
Knee Airbags
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts
Head-Up Display
Pretensioners & Force Limiter Seatbelts
Blind Spot Monitor
Hill Descent Control
Hill Assist
360 View Camera
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Entertainment & Communication

Cd Player
CD Changer
DVD Player
Radio
Audio System Remote Control
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
USB & Auxiliary input
Bluetooth Connectivity
Touch Screen
Internal Storage
Rear Entertainment System
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Renault Duster 2016-2019 85PS Diesel RxE Colours

Renault Duster 2016-2019 is available in 7 different colours - Fiery Red, Pearl White, Woodland Brown, Moonlight Silver, Slate Grey, Cayenne Orange, OUTBACK BRONZE.

  • Fiery Red
    Fiery Red
  • Pearl White
    Pearl White
  • Moonlight Silver
    Moonlight Silver
  • OUTBACK BRONZE
    OUTBACK BRONZE
  • Woodland Brown
    Woodland Brown
  • Cayenne Orange
    Cayenne Orange
  • Slate Grey
    Slate Grey

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