Renault Duster is a compact SUV, Renault Duster (also called Renault Duster and Nissan Duster with the name “Terran”) which was manufactured by a French car manufacturer Renault and its Romanian subsidiary Renault since 2010. Renault Duster is marketed in certain markets at Renault Duster such as India, Iran, Russia, Mexico, South Africa and South America. The Renault Duster was first presented at the 2010 Geneva Motor Show and it’s Sandero after the third car model, based on the Logan platform.
Renault Duster sold under the brand Renault in Europe and Renault in Latin America, the Middle East, and India. Renault Duster was officially launched on 8 of December of 2009, being available for sale from the 18 of March of 2010, and is based on the B0 platform, shared between the cars low end of the Renault – Nissan, Lada, and Renault. Renault Duster was named “Best Car in 2011” Autobest prize in 15 countries in Europe and “Melhores do Sector Automotive 2012” award in Brazil Autodata. In October 2011 launches in Argentina as Renault Duster. With only four years of production in 2014, it reached one million units between Renault and Renault. Its rivals to models like the Citroen C4 Cactus, the Peugeot 2008, the Opel Mokka, the Renault Captur.
Renault Duster Concept
The “Renault Design Central Europe” presented at the Geneva Motor Show 2009, a concept car known as Renault Duster. The Renault Duster was the first concept car designed entirely by Renault, from which is controlled, Renault. This conceptual prototype was characterized by offer considerable interior space of 470 liters in a compact chassis This prototype was equipped with an efficient engine, which emitted 139 grams of carbon dioxide per kilometer and fuel consumption of 5.3 liters per 100 kilometers. The Duster concept car riding a motor and outfitting other models like the Renault Logan, 1.5 liters in-line 4 cylinders and 106 hp. power at 5400 rpm. This concept car stood at a price of around 15,000 euros.
Renault Duster Powertrains
Renault Duster equipped with different engines, all four-cylinder, the are of origin Renault. Such propellants meet the standard Euro 5 emission standard The Renault Duster diesel models have a diesel particulate filter / FAP installed to comply with those rules. In Mexico, it is marketed with a 2.0 engine of 134 Hp.
Renault Duster Marketing
The Renault Duster was first marketed in the European Union, Turkey, Algeria, Morocco and Macedonia in March 2010, with a price range starting from €11,900 (or € 10,500 in the Romanian market) for the version of two wheel drive, And from €13,900 (or €12,300 in the Romanian market) for the 4×4 version.
There were numerous delays in the first units due to the high demand that occurred during its launch. The waiting time from the time of reservation until delivery was up to 12 months. Since June 2010, the Duster was also available in Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Egypt and Lebanon and some African countries, under the brand Renault.