The new 2019 Renault Duster has made some major improvements on the exterior, interior and lots of features were added to attract more SUV lovers and consumers, also it provides a total amount of 7 colors. It offers dual airbags (driver and passenger), ABS, EBD and Brake Assist for safety features, and the ESP and Hill-start assist have been provided in the AMT and AWD versions.
Engine and Transmission
Renault Duster is powered by a 1.5L TDCi diesel engine with a manual or an automatic transmission.
Steering and Handling
The Renault Duster 2019 has excellent off-road abilities, as it has the ability to drive over the harsh terrain better than its competitors. The Duster also offers sufficient low-end torque that allows easy overtaking. With that said, operating the clutch is a bit cumbersome, as the clutch is on the heavier side. The Duster's steering offers good feedback, though at lower speed it is rather heavy.
The mileage of Renault Duster is around 13.6-19.71 km/l, where the petrol version with CVT and manual transmission is 13.6 km/l. In the diesel version, the mileage of AMT is 19.6 km/l while the manual transmission is 19.71 km/l.
※Overall length (mm)： 4360
※Overall width (mm)： 1822
※Overall height - with roof rail (mm)： 1695
※Wheel base (mm)：2673
The new Duster has been designed impressively. The front grille's design is a bit like a honeycomb, new projector units and the LED DRLs are equipped for the headlights, a new bumper and also the improved fog lights. Plus, the RXZ top-spec version has black plastic decals on the taillights.
For the interior, Renault Duster 2019 has a new premium fabric upholstery, newly styled steering wheel and rectangular AC vents on the central console. Its 7-inch infotainment system consists of Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, voice assistant command, 4 speakers and 2 tweeters, chrome and piano-black bits, and a faux-aluminum trim.
Thanks to its bigger size, the interior space can easily have 3 adults at the rear row.
Specifications and Features (Duster Diesel 110PS RXZ AMT)
※New Projector Headlamps, New LED DRL, Waterfall LED tail lamps
※R16 Everest Diamond Cut Alloy Wheels
※Automatic air conditioner with heater, Steering mounted audio and phone controls
※4 Speakers, New Front Tweeters (2 nos)
※Height adjustable driver seat with lumbar support, New Premium Blue Glazed Fabric Seat fabric type
※Remote keyless entry & Central Locking, ABS, EBD with BA, ESP, Hill start assist
※Driver and passenger airbags
※Cruise control, Reverse parking camera with guidelines, Speed sensitive door locking
※New Ice blue graphic instrument cluster with multi-information display
Overall, the new Renault Duster 2019 is attractive and competitive, which also worthy of purchase no matter its price, mileage or sizes. The improved exterior and interior are pleasing, and the rich features that offer more choices for consumers.