The all-new Renault Kiger is all set to make its international debut in India on January 28, 2021. The subcompact SUV will share its platform, mechanicals and options with the Magnite SUV.
The Renault Kiger subcompact SUV will make its international debut in India on January 28, 2021
The highly-awaited Kiger subcompact SUV will probably be making its world debut in India on January 28, 2021. The French-automaker had revealed the Kiger idea within the nation final 12 months in November. Forward of its debut, the carmaker has formally teased the brand new Renault Kiger. It will likely be constructed on CMF-A+ platform which additionally underpins its cousin Nissan Magnite. The SUV can even borrow its powertrain and options from the latter to some extent. The upcoming subcompact SUV will probably be produced domestically on the Renault-Nissan Alliance plant in Oragadam, Tamil Nadu.
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It will likely be Renault’s first subcompact SUV within the Indian market and can compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon, Kia Sonet, Mahindra XUV300, Nissan Magnite and others within the subcompact SUV section.
The Renault Kiger SUV is more likely to be a beefed-up model of the Kwid entry-level automotive. It’s anticipated to retain practically 80 per cent of elements from the idea mannequin. The SUV will flaunt a floating roof design, break up headlamp design with tri-LED projectors, alloy wheels, C-shaped LED taillights, neatly sculpted boot with black cladding on the rear bumper, steeper rear windshield, reverse gentle and rear wiper. Moreover, the SUV will probably be closely localised, so we are able to count on an aggressive price ticket, much like what we noticed with the Nissan Magnite.
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Renault hasn’t revealed mechanical particulars of the SUV but. It’s more likely to be powered by an all-new 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder petrol engine that was revealed on the Auto Expo earlier this 12 months. The identical unit additionally powers the Magnite SUV. Additionally it is anticipated to be supplied with a 1.0-litre naturally-aspirated motor that makes 71 bhp and 96 Nm of peak torque. Transmission choices will embody a 5-speed guide and an AMT unit.
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