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Renault Kiger Could Entice In Prospects Trying to get Kwid Prime Stop




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Renault Kiger is slated to go on sale on February 15 in India and it will be powered by a 1.-litre NA petrol and a 1.-litre turbo petrol engine

Renault India has the Kwid compact hatchback as its entry-level product in the domestic market place and is priced involving Rs. 3.12 lakh and Rs. 5.31 lakh (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The French producer launched a facelift to the Kwid’s vary in Oct 2019 and it aided it strengthening its sales quantities as it carries on to be a quantity gainer alongside the Triber.

The model founded its basis with the Duster ahead of the arrival of the Kwid and both of them gained a mid-existence makeover in 2019 and concerning their launches, Renault launched the Triber in August 2019. The modular car or truck is centered on the identical platform as the Kwid and it slots underneath the Maruti Suzuki Ertiga as a family members-dependent 7-seater, attractively priced in between Rs. 5.20 lakh and Rs. 7.50 lakh (ex-showroom).

With the want to broaden its get to in the volume-centered segments, Renault is responding with the launch of the Kiger compact SUV on February 15, 2021. It is underpinned by the intensely localised CMF-A+ platform as its elder siblings and consequently it will be competitively priced as the other two, obtaining a feasible beginning price of just about Rs. 5 lakh and it could go up to Rs. 9.50 lakh (ex-showroom).

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The sub-four-metre SUV will value lesser than the most cost-effective product in its segment, the Nissan Magnite and as a result it could enchantment for customers hunting to buy the top rated-spec variants of Kwid and Triber. Renault is absolutely focusing on high quantity product sales with the Kiger and it has exterior resemblances with the Kwid courtesy of the break up headlamp cluster and clean flowing body panels.

The Kiger derives electrical power from a 1.-litre in a natural way-aspirated three-cylinder petrol motor establishing all-around 72 PS and 96 Nm and is paired with either a five-speed manual or a five-speed AMT. The powertrain can also be located in the Kwid and Triber, and as a result the Kiger will likely be an appealing choice for clients wanting a compact Renault.

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The turbocharged variation of the exact engine develops 100 PS most electrical power and 160 Nm and is linked with a five-speed handbook or a CVT. The best-end variants will provide an eight-inch touchscreen infotainment program, automated local weather regulate, multi-practical steering wheel, cruise management, drive-button start/halt, connectivity tech, and so forth.


Top 10 Most Sold Two-Wheelers In FY2021 – Splendor, Active, Pulsar, Jupiter




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Hero Splendor finished on top of the sales charts in FY2021 as 24,60,248 units were sold with 7 per cent negative sales growth

In the last FY, Hero MotoCorp’s Splendor reigned as the most sold two-wheeler in the domestic market with a cumulative domestic tally of 24,60,248 units as against 26,32,800 during the same period the previous fiscal with a Year-on-Year negative volume growth of 7 per cent as it comfortably led Honda Activa, HF Deluxe and others.

Between April 2020 and March 2021, the Honda Activa recorded 19,39,640 units as against 25,91,059 units during the same period in FY2020 with 25 per cent YoY sales de-growth. Barring Honda CB Shine and Bajaj Pulsar, all other models featured in the top ten registered negative growth due to the difficult scenario that persisted mainly in the opening half of the financial year.

The Activa’s numbers were 5.2 lakh units lesser than that of Splendor in comparison. The HF Deluxe finished in the third position with 16,61,272 units as against 20,50,974 units during the corresponding period the previous FY with 19 per cent YoY de-growth. The CB Shine ended up as the fourth most sold two-wheeler in the country with 9,88,201 units.

Top 10 Two-Wheelers (YoY)FY2021  SalesFY2020 Sales
1. Hero Splendor (-7%)24,60,24826,32,800
2. Honda Activa (-25%)19,39,64025,91,059
3. Hero HF Deluxe (-19%)16,61,27220,50,974
4. Honda CB Shine (4%)9,88,2019,48,384
5. Bajaj Pulsar (11%)9,45,9788,56,026
6. TVS XL100 (-3%)6,17,2476,36,812
7. TVS Jupiter (-9%)5,40,4665,95,467
8. Hero Passion (-3%)4,87,4555,02,264
9. Hero Glamour (-23%)4,62,9126,02,623
10. Bajaj Platina (-23%)4,51,6855,78,237

This when compared to the same period in FY2020 with 9,48,384 units, a Year-on-Year sales growth of 4 per cent was recorded. Bajaj Auto’s highly popular Pulsar posted 9,45,978 units in the period between April 2020 and March 2021, and compared to the twelve-month period in FY2020 with 8,56,026 units, a YoY growth of 11 per cent was seen.

In the second half of the table, the TVS XL100 continued to rumble on due to the positive buying sentiments in the rural and urban areas across the country as 6,17,247 units were sold against 6,36,812 units during the same period in FY2020 with a de-growth of 3 per cent. Its sibling, the Jupiter, finished in the seventh position with 9 per cent decline.

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The scooter registered 5,40,466 units last FY as against 5,95,467 units. The other Hero motorcycles in the top ten were Passion and Glamour, and they recorded negative 3 per cent and 23 per cent sales growth. The Platina rounded out the top ten with 22 per cent drop in volumes.

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