Renault Duster launched in Mumbai; Priced from 7.47 lakhs

04/07/2012 - 22:07 | ,   | Shrawan Raja

After setting it afloat in Delhi, Renault has launched the Duster in Mumbai today evening. Following are the prices (ex-showroom, Mumbai) and pointers revealed at the press conference.

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Renault Duster petrol

  • RxE - 7.47 lakhs
  • RxL - 8.52 lakhs

Renault Duster diesel

  • RxE - 8.31 lakhs
  • RxL - 9.36 lakhs
  • RxL option pack - 10.41 lakhs
  • RxL 110 PS - 10.41 lakhs
  • RxZ - 11.46 lakhs
  • RxZ option pack - 11.77 lakhs

Renault Duster launch pointers

  • Local content on the Duster is 60% now, the company is working to raise it to 80%
  • 4,000 pre-bookings recorded until today - Highest for any Renault launch
  • Duster is launched outside Europe, mainly to expand operations in Brazil, Russia and India
  • 50% sales of the company currently comes from outside of Europe that is hit by an economic meltdown
  • India should reach the top 10 markets for Renault by 2015
  • 3 products launched on time, Duster the fourth one that has come without delay
  • Fluence and Koleos launched in 2011 were brand builders
  • New Fluence with a better engine was launched two months ago was after studying customer feedback
  • K9K diesel engine (used on the Duster, Pulse, and arriving on the fifth product) is fully localized
  • 4X4 Duster variant not planned for the Indian market

Stay tuned to Indian Autos Blog for more updates on the Duster.

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