Tag Archives: Renault

Refreshed Renault Duster spied in production form

Renault India is readying another major update of the once-popular Duster SUV for our market. A few months ago, we reported about this development with a first set of spy shots of this SUV. Today, the updated Renault Duster for India has been spotted in North India in what looks like its final production form, possibly undergoing high altitude tests. Not ... Read More »

Capturing Sunrise: Lakeside camping with the new Renault Captur

I remember getting up in the middle of the night to the buzzing of giant flies and some odd-looking insects crawling up our tent. Being deep into the woods and far from civilisation, it was like a scene from Wrong Turn but without distorted cannibals and butchery, of course. It’s the only vivid piece of memory I have of my ... Read More »

Capturing Sunrise: Lakeside camping with the Renault Captur

A little background     I remember getting up in the middle of the night to the buzzing of giant flies and some odd-looking insects crawling up our tent. Being deep into the woods and far from civilisation, it’s the only vivid piece of memory I have of my first and only camping experience years ago in Sonmarg, and clearly ... Read More »

Renault Duster CVT is the most affordable AT SUV in India

 Petrol cars and SUVs are getting more popular in India, especially in the compact car segments of under Rs. 15 lakh. The Renault Duster has been around for 6 years in the Indian market and its sales are slowly dipping. Renault has introduced many new well-priced variants of the Duster in the past couple of years to boost sales. One ... Read More »

Maruti S-Cross selling 4 times the Renault Duster: Here’s why

Maruti Suzuki S-Cross has picked up the pace on the sales chart after a facelifted version of the car was launched. The S-Cross is sold as a premium crossover on the market and the car has picked up a lot of buyers in the past few months. The S-Cross has become so popular on the market that it is now ... Read More »

Ford BEATS Renault in India: Here’s why

Ford India has posted a sales growth of 37.3% in the month of June 2018 on a YoY basis. Last month, the manufacturer sold as many as 8,444 units, which is much more than the 6,149 units it sold in the corresponding month of last year. Ford India also reached the one million domestic wholesale milestone last month. Furthermore, the strong ... Read More »

Why should you buy – Renault Captur

Introduction Renault India has finally launched the much-awaited Captur in India at Rs 9.99 lakhs (ex-showroom, all India). Although it is based on the Duster, the Captur carries the all-new design language which is a welcome addition to the Renault line-up. The five-seater is available with two engine options across seven variants. There is no automatic transmission and AWD variant as yet, but ... Read More »

Renault Captur: Competition Check

Renault has launched their all-new SUV, the Captur, in the Indian car market and we are still recovering from the pricing surprise. Starting at 9.99 lakhs ex-showroom for the base petrol RXT and the Rs 11.39 lakhs for the RXT diesel, the Captur finds itself right in the middle of the compact crossover SUV segment. The Hyundai Creta rules the roost after dethroning Renault’s ... Read More »

Renault Captur SUV India Launch Live Updates: Price, Specifications, Features

Renault Captur compact SUV is finally set to go on sale in India today and we will be bringing you all the live updates from the launch event here. The new compact SUV is positioned above the existing Renault Duster in Renault India’s line-up and the company’s flagship offering for India. We have driven the car and have already shared our first ... Read More »

Renault India eyes one new car a year as medium-term plan

French carmaker Renault is planning to expand its presence in India by unveiling one new model every year as part of a medium-term strategy in India, Sumit Sawhney, country CEO and MD, Renault India Operations said. Talking to The Hindu, he said, “We are keen to build the right portfolio of good cars from our company for this market and [are] ... Read More »