Renault India today launched its limited edition Duster Explore with new exterior and interior features, with prices starting from Rs 9.99 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi. The Duster Explore is only available in diesel variant, with the 108 hp variant being priced at Rs 11.10 lakh, ex-showroom, Delhi. The limited edition Duster Explore is claimed to offer 25 additional new features, some being first-in-segment, the company noted.
The limited edition Duster Explore is available only with the 1.5 l, dCi diesel engine option. The 108 hp power output engine is mated to a six-speed manual transmission, while the 84 hp version features a five-speed manual transmission. Exterior changes comes in the form of new dark chrome front grill, skid plate, racing stripes, armour on front bumper with auxiliary lamps, and dark anthracite alloy wheels with orange highlight. The limited edition Duster Explore also sports blackened double barrel headlamps, dark chrome finisher on the tailgate with ‘Duster’ engraved on it, and matt black striping on B and D pillars.
The interiors of the Duster Explore feature chrome inside door handles, ‘Nouveau Orange’ theme seat fabric upholstery, gear shift bellow with orange stitch marks, and chrome knob for parking brakes. It also has orange outlines on the air conditioning vents, leather steering wheel with orange stitch marks, an orange anodized instrument cluster, and new floor mats with orange outline and Duster branding. The limited edition compact-SUV includes features such as Eco mode, gearshift indicator and cruise control with speed limiter.
Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO and Managing Director, Renault India Operations, said the Duster plays a key role in Renault’s growth plans in India. He added that Renault is confident of the Duster continuing to be the benchmark in its category, and that the newly-launched limited edition Duster Explore will further build the brand in India.