French automaker Renault on Wednesday launched a mid-sized sports utility vehicle (SUV) Duster at an introductory price,ranging between Rs 7.19 lakh and Rs 11.29 lakh (ex showroom Delhi). The vehicle will be available in both petrol and diesel options. The petrol version will be powered by a 1.6 litre engine and is priced between Rs 7.19 lakh and Rs 8.19 lakh. The diesel version will be powered by a 1.5 litre engine at price ranging between Rs 7.99 lakh and Rs 11.29 lakh. With Duster,the company has attained 60 per cent of localisation and plans to increase it to 80 per cent in the next twelve months,he said. Duster will compete with the likes of Mahindra & Mahindras Scorpio and Tatas Safari.
Written by Press Trust Of India | New Delhi | Published: July 5, 2012 1:22:05 am