Renault Kiger is envisioned to make a sturdy effect in the compact SUV segment with an economical package deal stuffed with capabilities and practicality
Renault India is last but not least launching its lengthy-awaited compact SUV in the domestic sector now as the Kiger is stepping in to compete against Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, Kia Sonet, Ford EcoSport, Mahindra XUV300, Nissan Magnite and Honda WR-V. It will be aggressively positioned from its competition and the starting value will probably be much more cost-effective than its Japanese cousin, Magnite.
The sub-four-metre SUV has the biggest bootspace in the segment and it will also present a roomy cabin with cubby holes and areas that will increase its practicality component. The Kiger is expected to price all around Rs. 5.20 lakh (ex-showroom) undercutting its rivals drastically courtesy of the CMF-A+ architecture it is centered on, in a similar style to the Nissan Magnite.
With large localisation, the Renault Kiger is targetting high volume sales and it will more probably perform a important position in bringing the brand name to profitability faster than predicted. It boasts of 29.1 litres cabin storage, 10.5 litres of storage capability in the glove box and bootspace ability of additional than 400 litres along with a floor clearance of all-around 205 mm encouraging in tackling huge potholes.
The Kiger will be offered in six paint techniques specifically ice amazing white, earth gray, moonlight grey, mahogany brown, caspian blue, and radiant red with thriller black roof. The previous will be out there only in prime-finish variant although two-tone colour possibilities can be chosen across any variant dependent on the customers’ preferences. A host of add-ons are also remaining provided by the French brand with the Kiger.
The exterior has a youthful stance standing in line with the facelifted Kwid and Triber. It will come with a break up headlamp cluster with the tri beam of lights integrated neatly in the central housing. The chrome entrance grille with the Renault badge is accompanied by sharp-searching LED Daytime Functioning Lights, sloping roofline, limited rear overhangs, roof rails, C-formed LED tail lamps and so on.
The cabin comprises of capabilities this kind of as wi-fi charger, a floating touchscreen infotainment technique with Apple CarPlay, Android Automobile and connectivity options, an all-electronic instrument cluster, multi-useful steering wheel, and many others. It is driven by a 1.-litre NA petrol delivering 72 PS and 96 Nm and a 1.-litre turbo petrol placing out 100 PS and 160 Nm. Each are mated to a five-velocity MT or a 5-speed AMT in NA and a CVT in the turbo.