Renault India is all set to launch the all-new compact SUV, Renault Kiger soon. After the success of 2020 Renault Kwid and Renault Triber in India, Renault India has now launched the Kiger variant. The estimated price of the SUV in India ranges from INR 6 lakhs to INR 8 lakhs and is expected to launch by February 2021.
Renault Kiger Overview
The french manufactured vehicle Renault Kiger will debut in India by February 2021. Various speculations from the early release of the model and its features are discussed below. The SUV is not yet announced for the Nepali market.
Power and Performance
The Renault India is powered by a 3-cylinder, 1.0L Turbo Petrol Engine with 4-cylinders with 4-valve per cylinder, turbocharger with intercooler. The engine has a displacement of 999 cc. The engine produces a maximum power of 98.63 bhp and a peak torque of 160 Nm at 3200 rpm.
The Renault Kiger has a BS6 compliant engine, and it is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. The SUV is equipped with three different drive modes- Normal, Eco, and Sports.
Renault Kiger has a fuel tank of 40 litres capacity and 20 km per litre fuel efficiency.
Exterior and Interior Features
The new Renault Kiger has a similar design as the Renault Kwid with various SUVs features. The SUV has a tri-octa LED pure vision headlamps, c-shaped signature LED taillamps, shark fin antenna along with a sporty rear spoiler.
The alloy wheels on the Renault Kiger have a diamond-cut finishing, and the rear has a silver SUV skid plate attached. The Satin silver roof bars have a 50kg load-carrying capacity and a ground clearance of 205mm.
Renault Kiger has a 7-inch reconfigurable TFT cluster and an 8-inch floating multimedia screen. The centrally placed console has a storage capacity of 7.5 litres, while the glove box has a 10.5 litres storage capacity.
- 8-inch floating touchscreen with wireless smartphone replication
- Centre Console with 7.5 litres storage capacity
- Power steering with front and rear power windows
- Air Conditioner and heater
- Adjustable Steering
- Automatic Climate Control and Air Quality Control
- Keyless Entry
- Tachometer and Electric Multi-Tripmeter
- Digital Odometer
- Adjustable Headlights and Fog Lights
- Power adjustable Rear View Mirror
- Rear window wiper and Rear Spoiler
- LED Headlights with Daytime Running Lights
- 4 Airbags Dual Front and Side Airbag in the Front
- Anti-lock Braking System
- Brake Assist
- Rear Parking Sensor and Rear Parking Camera
- Central Locking
- Power Door Locks and Child Safety Lock
- Engine Check Warning
- Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
- Rear Seat Belts
Brakes and Suspensions
Renault Kiger is equipped with disc brakes on both the front and rear. The suspension on the front is handled by McPherson strut coil spring and anti-roll bar and Torsion-beam axle. The 5-seater SUV has a wheelbase of 2500 mm long.
Renault Kiger Specifications
|Engine||3-cylinder, 1.0L Turbo Petrol Engine|
|Max Power||98.63 bhp|
|Max Torque||160 Nm @ 3200 rpm|
|Dimension||3991 x 1750 x 1600 mm|
|Transmission||5-speed Manual Transmission|
|Fuel Tank Capacity||40 Litres|
|Mileage||20 km per litre|
|Front Tire||195/60R16 – Disc|
|Rear Tire||195/60R16 – Disc|
|Safety System||Anti-lock Braking System, Electric Brakeforce Distribution, Brake Assist|
|Suspension||McPherson Strut and Torsion Beam|
|Ground Clearance||205 mm|
|Kerb weight||1012 kg|
|Colours||Grey, White, Moonlight Grey, Red, Brown, and Blue|
Renault Kiger Price in Nepal and Availability
Renault Kiger is all set to launch in the Indian market, and we hope that the compact SUV will arrive in the Nepali Market. Until then, the pricing and availability in Nepal are far from discussing.
However, the expected price of Renault Kiger in India is from INR 6 lakhs to INR 8 lakhs, so the anticipated cost will indeed cross the Rs.30,00,000 mark.
Renault Kiger will compete with the likes of Nissan Magnite, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, and Suzuki Vitara.