July 20, 2024


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Renault Kiger hits manufacturing traces, sub-compact SUV set to obstacle rivals

Renault Kiger is the future big-ticket featuring in the very worthwhile sub-compact SUV phase and the French motor vehicle maker on Tuesday announced that mass creation of the automobile has commenced at its facility in Chennai.

Hitting output lines for the sector is a critical milestone for Kiger as Renault gears up to start the vehicle in the early parts of March. The company has confirmed that dispatches to in excess of 500 dealerships throughout the region have also commenced.


Kiger had had a world wide unveiling at an party in New Delhi on January 28. It was confirmed all through the unveiling that the SUV will get two engine solutions – 1.-litre turbocharged 3-cylinder petrol motor offering 100 PS and 160 Nm, and 1. L petrol motor with an output of 72 PS and 96 Nm.

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The transmission alternative will involve a 5-velocity guide and a 5-speed Simple-R AMT on the 1. L petrol motor, and five-speed guide and 5-speed X-TRONIC CVT on the 1.-litre turbocharged unit.

The manufacturing variation has similarities in terms of seems to the thought sort of the car that was formerly showcased. Kiger will get horizontally-stacked headlamps mounted over the entrance bumper and modern LED DRLs which lend it a significant bonnet outcome. There is a bit of Kwid below as very well, found most when wanting at the signature entrance most important grille.

The facet profile of the auto will make use of classy alloys and there is black plastic cladding on the doorways and wheel arches.

The roof comes in a twin-tone effect which is very likely to be minimal only to the higher-specs variants. More than the rear, the inverted C-shaped LED tail lamps appear sharp and modern.

Renault at this time has Kwid, Triber and Duster in its India item portfolio and expects Kiger to bolster revenue volumes. ““After Duster, Kwid and Triber, we are now planning for the start of Renault Kiger, a fashionable SUV that is a great in shape for the Indian market,” Fabrice Cambolive, SVP, Renault Manufacturer, Product sales and Operations, experienced earlier highlighted. “It combines the very best Renault has to offer: our skills in progressive cars with the creativity and in-depth awareness of shopper needs.