Renault Kwid ‘Live for More Collection’ launched in India [Update]
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Includes Sports, Race, Rallycross, Chase, Ziipp, Turbo and Classic.
Renault India has unveiled a new line of special edition Kwids under the banner ‘Live for More Collection’, which include Sports, Race, Rallycross, Chase, Ziipp, Turbo and Classic. Renault India says its has garnered 1,000 bookings and 10,000 queries in less than a week of its introduction.
Each Kwid has a unique graphic design that suits the name given to it and allows the buyer to personalise his purchase. It is available in all 5 colours: Fiery Red, Ice Cool White, Moonlight Silver, Outback Bronze and Planet Grey, and for all variants: 0.8L, 1.0L and 1.0L AMT variants.
The Kwid can also further be personalised with accessories such as chrome grille inserts, alloy rims, chrome door handles, mud flaps, roof rails, illuminated sill plate, bumper protectors, and bumper garnish.
The Kwid continues to offer two engine options: 0.8 SCe and 1.0 SCe. The 0.8-litre three-cylinder petrol engine produces 54 PS at 5,678 rpm and 72 Nm of torque at 4,400 rpm, while the 1.0-litre three-cylinder petrol engine develops 68 PS at 5,500 rpm and 91 Nm of torque at 4,250 rpm.
Both engines are linked to a 5-speed manual transmission as standard, while the 1.0-litre SCe unit can be had with an Easy-R automated manual transmission. The Kwid can average a fuel mileage of 25.17 km/l (0.8L), 23.01 km/l (1.0L) and 24.04 km/l (1.0L AMT).
The Kwid is available in four trim levels: STD, RXE, RXL and RXT. Prices range between INR 2.65 Lakhs – INR 4.56 Lakhs (ex-showroom Delhi).