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Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL

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Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Overview

  • Mileage (upto)
    23.08 kmpl
  • Engine (upto)
    1461 cc
  • BHP
  • Transmission
  • Boot Space

Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Review

Renault is a renowed company of France and is in auto manufacturing since 1899. The joint venture of Mahindra and Renault was ceased in 2010 and since then Renault is trying to bring in action its strategies for establishing its presence in the Indian car market. Renault Pulse has been launched in the Indian car market to increase the market of the company in India, as the company wants to be present in the competitive car market of India. The Pulse was unveiled at the time of Formula 1 racing held in 2011 at Noida. Renault Pulse was officially launched at the Auto Expo, 2012. The diesel version of the vehcile was launched at this grand occasion and the petrol versio of the vehcile was launched later in 2012. Renault Pulse RxL is a part of the top- down strategy of the company to establish the brand in the Indian car market. The entry level hatchback car of Renault will be launched in India for the first time. The Renault Pulse RxL has a Renault K9K dCi engine that is quite efficient and is meant to enhance the performance of the car. The diesel version of the car was launched first because of the rising demand of the diesel vehicles in the Indian car market due to increase in the price of the petrol. Renault specially devised the rate of the Pulse for the Indian market so that the car is affordable for India. The new vehcile of Renault is packed with the all the necessary and luxury features to suit the requirements of the Indian audience. Renault Pulse is basically a small hatchback car by built. Although the car is small in size, yet it is spacious and roomy from inside. Renault India is eyeing big business through this small car in India. This hatchback car has been specially designed for the Indian market by Renault’s Design Center in Mumbai. The project of the designing of the car was completely handled by 11 Indian designer's team who worked on this project for two-and-a-half years.


The Renault Pulse RxL offers all the features of a premium compact car. The Renault's Design Center in Mumbai involved 11 members team to do a reserach on the requirement and needs of the Indian customers and that was how Pulse came out. The car has apt features looking at the rapidly growing Indian premium compact car market. However, Nisaan's existing V platform is used by Renault to produce Pulse that has reduced the development cost of the vehcile for the company. The front of the Renault Pulse RxL is much sharper with the elevated crisply styled beam H4 follow-me-headlights. The front grille are hexagonal and in black color that comes with typical Renault matt black center section. The body colored bumpers are something that makes the passerby's to glare at the vehicle. The door mirrors of the vehicle along with the pull type door handles with green tinted glass mark the side profile of the Pulse. Even the wheels, of the car steal the show with the sporty appearance. The rear end of the car is more intresting with curvy and wavy looks. The rear spoiler of the car comes with the high-mount stop lamp that protects the small rear windshield which comes along wiper and washer. The vehicle comes with the sufficient boot space of 251 litres. The kerb weight of the car is 970kgs. The complete length of the car is 3805mm, complete width of the car is 1665mm and the complete height of the car is 1525mm. The wheel base of the Renault Pulse RxL is of 2450mm.


Renault Pulse RxL comes with all smart and intelligent interior features that helps position Pulse at the top - end of the A-B segment of the car. The Pulse has arched roof and big and roomy cabin. The Renault Pulse RxL is a five seater hatchback with a plum and black dashboard that gives the vehicle a posh feel . The dash board of the vehcile looks decent with the HVAC controls, completely foldable four AC vents (two in centre, two in sides), integrated CD player and a happening unique circular control looks amazing on central console. The Renault Pulse RxL comes with a diamond shaped Renault logo on the Leather power steering along with a steeply placed glove box that completes the look of the dashboard. The wide legroom space and headroom space of the cabin of the vehcile, gives it the extra looks to the Renault Pulse. The drivers seat is manualy adjustable in the Renault Pulse RxL. The five speed manual gearbox comes wrapped in leather. The Renault Pulse RxL also has additional features like power steering with electric power assistance, tilt adjustable steering, front and rear power windows, folow me home headlamps, electrically adjustable ORVM, central locking for five doors, integrated audio system with four speakers, etc. The legroom of the car is exceptional and has a 251 litres of boot space.

Engine and Performance

The Renault Pulse RxL has a Renault K9K dCi engine that is quite efficient and is meant to enhance the performance of the car. The engine is capable to churn out an output of 63bhp at 4000rpm, along with the maximum torque of 160Nm at 2000rpm. The K9K dCi in line engine of the Renault Pulse RxL has 4 cylinder, 8V SOHC configuration which is efficient to push the car . The Renault Pulse RxL has a common rail diesel fuel system. The vehcile has the fuel tank capacity of 41 litres. The Renault Pulse RxL gives a mileage of 19.4kmpl on the city roads and 23.8kmpl of mileage is provided by the car when it is being used on highways. The Renault Pulse RxL has a top speed of 158kmph and the car engine can achieve this speed in just 16.27 seconds which is quite coomendable. The Renault Pulse RxL complies the BS IV emission norms of the country.

Braking and Handling

The Renault Pulse RxL comes with the ventilated disk brakes in front and drum brakes on the rear end of the vehicle. The diesel variant has a 14 inch steel wheels that comes in a size of 165/70 R14 radial tyre . The Renault Pulse RxL has McPherson Strut as the front suspension and comes with torsion beam as the rear suspension.

Safety Features

The Renault Pulse RxL has a good number of safety features like Front drivers air bag, anti- pinch safety function on the driver side window, child proof rear door locks, etc. Engine immobilizer, head restraints are present at both, front and rear, high mounted stop lamp and speed sensing auto door lock functions are there for the protection of the passengers of the car.

Comfort Features

The Renault Pulse RxL comes with a top notch music system with four speakers. The other comfort features of the vehicle are: roof antena, on board trip computer, key less entry, tacho meter, door ajar warning, key off reminder, etc.


2+2 year warranty, frugal k9k engine


Identical to Micra; lack of service centers; Bluetooth, aux-in absent; ABS, EBD missing.

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Specifications

ARAI Mileage23.08 kmpl
City Mileage20.04 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Max Power63.12bhp@4000rpm
Max Torque160Nm@2000rpm
Engine Description1.5-litre 63.12bhp 8V K9K In-Line Diesel Engine
Cargo Volume251-litre
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Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Features

Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Automatic Climate ControlYes
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversYes
Driver AirbagYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Engine & Transmission

Engine TypeK9K In-Line Diesel Engine
Engine Description1.5-litre 63.12bhp 8V K9K In-Line Diesel Engine
Engine Displacement(cc)1461
No. of cylinder4
Maximum Power63.12bhp@4000rpm
Maximum Torque160Nm@2000rpm
Valves Per Cylinder2
Valve ConfigurationSOHC
Fuel Supply SystemCommon Rail Injection
Bore x Stroke76 X 80.5mm
Compression RatioNo
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
Transmission TypeNo
Gear Box5 Speed
Drive TypeFWD
Clutch TypeNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Performance & Fuel

ARAI Mileage (kmpl)23.08
Fuel TypeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (Liters)41

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Suspension System, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMcPherson Strut
Rear SuspensionCoil Springs
Shock Absorbers TypeNo
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt Adjustable
Steering Gear TypeNo
Turning Radius (wheel base)4.65 meters
Front Brake TypeVentilated Disc
Rear Brake TypeDrum

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Others

Country of AssemblyNo
Country of ManufactureNo
Warranty TimeNo
Warranty DistanceNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Dimensions & Capacity

Wheel Base2450mm
Cargo Volume251-litre
Tyre Size165/70 R14
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size14 Inch
Seating Capacity5
No of Doors5

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Comfort & Convenience

Power SteeringYes
Power Windows-FrontYes
Power Windows-RearYes
One Touch Operating Power WindowsNo
Automatic Climate ControlYes
Air Quality ControlNo
Remote Trunk OpenerNo
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYes
Accessory Power OutletYes
Trunk LightYes
Vanity MirrorNo
Rear Reading LampYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestNo
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsNo
Cup Holders-FrontYes
Cup Holders-RearYes
Rear A/C VentsYes
Heated Seats - FrontNo
Heated Seats - RearNo
Massage SeatsNo
Memory Functions For SeatNo
Seat Lumbar SupportNo
Multi-function Steering WheelNo
Cruise ControlNo
Parking SensorsNo
Autonomous ParkingNo
Navigation SystemNo
Foldable Rear SeatNo
Smart EntryNo
Engine Start/Stop ButtonNo
Drive ModesNo
Glove Box CoolingNo
Bottle HolderNo
Voice ControlNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNo
USB ChargerNo
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
Central Console ArmrestNo
Tailgate AjarNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNo
Rear CurtainNo
Luggage Hook & NetNo
Battery SaverNo
Lane Change IndicatorNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Interior Features

Air ConditionerYes
Adjustable Steering ColumnYes
Electronic Multi-TripmeterYes
Leather SeatsNo
Fabric UpholsteryYes
Leather Steering WheelNo
Glove CompartmentYes
Digital ClockNo
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
Cigarette LighterNo
Digital OdometerYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
Folding Table in The RearNo
Driving Experience Control EcoNo
Height Adjustable Driving SeatNo
Dual Tone DashboardNo
Ventilated SeatsNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Exterior Features

Adjustable HeadlightsYes
Fog Lights - FrontNo
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View MirrorNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorNo
Heated Wing MirrorNo
Rain Sensing WiperNo
Rear Window WiperYes
Rear Window WasherYes
Rear Window DefoggerYes
Wheel CoversYes
Alloy WheelsNo
Power AntennaYes
Tinted GlassYes
Rear SpoilerNo
Removable/Convertible TopNo
Roof CarrierNo
Sun RoofNo
Moon RoofNo
Side StepperNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsNo
Intergrated AntennaNo
Chrome GrilleNo
Chrome GarnishNo
Smoke HeadlampsNo
Roof RailNo
Trunk OpenerNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Safety Features

Anti-Lock Braking SystemNo
Parking SensorsNo
Central LockingYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNo
Brake AssistNo
Power Door LocksYes
Child Safety LocksYes
Anti-Theft AlarmNo
Anti-Pinch Power WindowsNo
Driver AirbagYes
Passenger AirbagNo
Side Airbag-FrontNo
Side Airbag-RearNo
Knee AirbagsNo
Day & Night Rear View MirrorYes
Head-Up DisplayNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
Halogen HeadlampsYes
Rear Seat BeltsYes
Seat Belt WarningNo
Pretensioners & Force Limiter SeatbeltNo
Door Ajar WarningYes
Side Impact BeamsYes
Front Impact BeamsYes
Traction ControlNo
Adjustable SeatsYes
ISOFIX Child Seat MountsNo
KeyLess EntryYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorNo
Vehicle Stability Control SystemNo
Hill Descent ControlNo
Hill AssistNo
Engine ImmobilizerYes
Crash SensorYes
Blind Spot MonitorNo
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYes
Engine Check WarningNo
Automatic HeadlampsNo
Clutch LockNo
Advance Safety FeaturesNo
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYes
Rear CameraNo
360 View CameraNo
Anti-Theft DeviceYes

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Entertainment Features

Cassette PlayerNo
Cd PlayerNo
CD ChangerNo
DVD PlayerNo
Audio System Remote ControlNo
Speakers FrontNo
Speakers RearNo
Integrated 2DIN AudioNo
Bluetooth ConnectivityNo
USB & Auxiliary inputNo
Touch ScreenNo
Internal StorageNo
No of SpeakersNo
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Details

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL TransmissionManual
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL ExteriorBody Colored Bumpers /n Body Colored Pull Type Door Handles /n Body Colored Door Mirrors /n Chrome Accentuated Front Grille /n Rear Wiper & Washer /n Black Colored B-Pillars /n Green Tinted Glass /n Tubeless Tyres /n Steel Wheel With Full Wheel Caps /n
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL SteeringElectric Power Assisted
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL TyresTubeless Tyres
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Engine1.5-litre K9K In-Line Diesel Engine
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Comfort & ConveniencePower Stering Electric Power Assisted /n Tilt Adjustable Steering /n Front & Rear Power Windows /n Follow Me Home Headlamps /n Power Window With One Touch Up& Down Function On Driver Side /n Electrically Adjustable ORVM's /n On Board Trip Computer /n Central Locking 5 Doors /n Manual Air Conditioning WIth Heater /n Roof Antenna /n Tachometer /n Door Ajar Warning /n Headlamp ON Reminder /n Key Off Reminder /n
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL FuelDiesel
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Brake SystemFront:Vantilated Disc,Rear:Drum
Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL SafteyDriver Airbag /n Anti-Pinch Function On Driver SIde Down /n Child Proof Rear Door Locks /n Immobilizer /n Head Restraints Front & Rear /n High Mounted Stop Lamp /n Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock /n

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 RxL Colours

Renault Pulse 2012-2014 is available in 6 different colours - Pearl White, Metallic Grey, Metallic Red, Mettalic Silver, Solid Black, Cosmos Blue.

  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Pearl White
    Pearl White
  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Metallic Grey
    Metallic Grey
  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Metallic Red
    Metallic Red
  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Mettalic Silver
    Mettalic Silver
  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Solid Black
    Solid Black
  • Renault Pulse 2012-2014 Cosmos Blue
    Cosmos Blue

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