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New-Gen Renault Duster Design and style Patented In India, Start In Pipeline?



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The design of the new-gen Renault Duster has been patented in India fuelling the speculations at the time all over again of its start

The Duster genuinely set the tone for Renault India in the domestic sector considering the fact that its debut again in 2012. The mid-sizing SUV assisted in supplying the French manufacturer a excellent name and is even now a single of the respectable sellers regardless of getting in the business only with insignificant updates. The Duster obtained an AWD variant in 2014 and a mid-cycle update arrived in 2016 with an AMT transmission.

The Duster been given a 2nd technology in the intercontinental marketplaces with a debut in late 2017. On the other hand, Renault elected to not provide the design to India and as a substitute the M0 platform based five-seater continues devoid of improvements to its underpinnings. In July 2019, Renault gave Duster a much-necessary facelift with layout revisions equivalent to the world model.

The design of the 2nd-gen Dacia Duster has been patented in India and it suggests that a launch could be in the pipeline. With the mid-measurement SUV section developing leaps and bounds in acceptance, the Duster could extravagant its prospects against rivals like Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Nissan Kicks, Tata Harrier and MG Hector with a new product.

2018 Renault Duster Unveiled - Price, Engine, Specs, Features, Pics, Review, Interior

The Duster is sold less than the Dacia badge in Europe and is a person of the most reasonably priced SUVs in the Previous Continent. Just lately, the seven-seater variation of the Duster was noticed in the course of an advertisement shoot and is anticipated to make its abroad debut shortly. Whether what could be called the Grand Duster will be considered for India or not is but identified.

It have to be noted that the mid-measurement five-seater SUV based mostly seven-seaters these as MG Hector Moreover, Tata Safari and impending Hyundai Alcazar are acquiring loads of awareness amongst customers. The future-era Duster centered on the Bigster notion is also in the operates and is claimed to be primarily based on a new world-wide architecture.

Renault is greatly planning to introduce 14 new models by the middle of this 10 years in the global marketplaces as it concentrates a lot more on electrified autos and products in C and D segments. They are predicted to contribute to 45 per cent of its overall income by 2025.





Hyundai Alcazar Vs MG Hector Plus – Detailed Price Comparison



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Check out our price comparison of the newly-launched Hyundai Alcazar and one of its biggest competitors in our market, MG Hector Plus

Hyundai Alcazar was launched in India just a few days back. It is essentially a long-wheelbase, three-row version of the Creta, with a few changes here and there, and a lot more equipment on offer. Below, we’ve compared the price list of the Alcazar and MG Hector Plus, to see how competitively they are priced in our market.

There are two engine choices on offer on Hyundai Alcazar. The first one is a 2.0-litre NA petrol unit (159 PS/191 Nm), while the second option is a 1.5-litre turbo-diesel unit (115 PS/250 Nm). Both powerplants can be had with a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission.

Hyundai offers the Alcazar in both 6-seat and 7-seat configurations. The SUV also gets plenty of segment-first features, like a 10.25-inch multi-display digital cluster, blind-view monitor, integrated air-purifier (with AQI display), second-row wireless smartphone charging (6-seater only), and folding tables behind first-row seats.

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Hyundai Alcazar price list
Variant Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)
Prestige 7-seater MT petrol Rs. 16.30 lakh
Prestige 6-seater MT petrol Rs. 16.45 lakh
Prestige (O) 7-seater AT petrol Rs. 17.93 lakh
Platinum 7-seater MT petrol Rs. 18.22 lakh
Platinum (O) 6-seater AT petrol Rs. 19.56 lakh
Signature 6-seater MT petrol Rs. 18.71 lakh
Signature (O) 6-seater AT petrol Rs. 19.85 lakh
Prestige 7-seater MT diesel Rs. 16.53 lakh
Prestige (O) 7-seater AT diesel Rs. 18.01 lakh
Prestige 6-seater MT diesel Rs. 16.68 lakh
Platinum 7-seater MT diesel Rs. 18.45 lakh
Platinum (O) 6-seater AT diesel Rs. 19.79 lakh
Signature 6-seater MT diesel Rs. 18.94 lakh
Signature (O) 6-seater AT diesel Rs. 20 lakh

MG Hector Plus also has two engine options on offer – a 1.5-litre turbo-petrol motor (143 PS/250 Nm) and a 2.0-litre turbo-diesel mill (170 PS/350 Nm). The petrol engine also comes with a mild-hybrid system on select trims, which helps improve the fuel economy.

The 1.5L petrol engine is available with three transmission options – a 6-speed manual, a 6-speed DCT, and a CVT. The mild-hybrid version, however, comes exclusively with the manual gearbox. As for the 2.0L diesel engine, it also gets a 6-speed manual gearbox option only.

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MG Hector Plus price list
Variant Price (ex-showroom, New Delhi)
Style MT 7-seater petrol Rs. 13.62 lakh
Super hybrid MT 7-seater petrol Rs. 15.12 lakh
Smart DCT 6-seater petrol Rs. 17.49 lakh
Smart CVT 6-seater petrol Rs. 17.49 lakh
Sharp hybrid MT 6-seater petrol Rs. 18.12 lakh
Sharp DCT 6-seater petrol Rs. 19.17 lakh
Sharp CVT 6-seater petrol Rs. 19.17 lakh
Style MT 7-seater diesel Rs. 15.03 lakh
Super MT 7-seater diesel Rs. 16.13 lakh
Super MT 6-seater diesel Rs. 16.37 lakh
Smart MT 7-seater diesel Rs. 17.99 lakh
Smart MT 6-seater diesel Rs. 18.09 lakh
Select MT 7-seater diesel Rs. 18.80 lakh
Sharp MT 6-seater diesel Rs. 19.60 lakh

Both Hyundai Alcazar and MG Hector Plus are loaded to the brim with features, but the Alcazar has a lot more on offer. The Hyundai SUV is more expensive as well, and it doesn’t get a mild-hybrid option, but still, but it emerges as the better option here.

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