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Renault India Launches The New Renault Kwid Range With Enhanced Features

Renault announced the launch of new KWID Range with advanced features which will be available in both 0.8L and 1.0L SCe (Smart Control efficiency) powertrains with manual and automated transmission options.

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The car has been a true game-changer and volume driver for Renault India, selling more than 2,75,000 units. Available with numerous segment-first safety features and a new 17.64 cm Touch screen MediaNAV Evolution, the new RenaultKWID Range has been launched at no additional price, further enhancing its value proposition, enabling the customers to #LiveForMoreValue.

SAFETY ENHANCED

The new KWID Range gets several active and passive safety features including Anti-Lock Braking System with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (ABS with EBD), Driver airbag and Driver & Co Driver Seat belt reminder, speed alert, standard across all variants.

NEW TOUCH SCREEN MEDIANAV

The new Renault KWID Range gets a new and intuitive 17.64 cm touchscreen Media NAV system with capacitive touchscreen, enabling clearer text and icon with faster response in terms of touch and screen transition. The new connectivity system which is compatible with both Android and Apple Carplay has a ‘Push to talk’ button allowing operations easy with a press of a button and better accessibility to all favourite applications like music, videos, navigation all of which can be seamlessly used through smart phone.

The other segment-first equipment that notches up the novelty aspect is the Rear view camera assist through sound warning and colour guidelines which is standard across all variants. The rear view camera assists in parking effortlessly and safely. The stylish KWID Climber gets an additional Rear Arm rest for extra comfort and convenience.

AN ULTIMATE COMBINATION OF POWER AND DESIGN

The 0.8 litre and 1.0 litre SCe (Smart Control Efficiency) engines which will power the Renault Kwid Range are optimally designed for better performance and best-in-class fuel efficiency. The 4 valves per cylinder of the Double Over Head Camshaft (DOHC) layout ensures low pressure drop and super-efficient valve lift for a higher air filling; thus allowing the engines to make usable power at low end, mid-range and high-end rev bands. This high technology engines offer excellent drivability, be it slick city streets or on the highway.

CONVENIENT & INNOVATIVE EASY- R AMT WITH SHIFT CONTROL DIAL

The Easy-R Gear Box is a 5-speed Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) technology derived from Renault’s rich and successful expertise in Formula 1. It will enable a clutch free driving experience that combines the fuel economy and performance of a manual transmission with the convenience of automated gear shifting. The Innovative Shift Control Dial with three modes Reverse – Neutral – Drive has been smartly designed for ease of use. An advanced control unit automatically optimizes gear shifting in accordance with driving conditions for smooth and regular acceleration to offer a comfortable and stress-free driving experience.

The Easy-R gearbox can be operated with an innovative shift control dial that is positioned below the infotainment system on the centre console. The car will have an advanced throttle control unit that would monitor the throttle input by optimising acceleration and gear shifting. Renault KWID’s SUV-inspired design offering a high driving position for greater visibility, state-of- the-art MediaNav multimedia & navigation system and the all new Easy-R Gear Box come together to offer an unmatched easy and stress-free experience for today’s congested driving conditions.

The Renault KWID Range comes with a 4 year / 1 lakh km (whichever is earlier) class-leading warranty along with Road Side Assistance at no extra cost. This includes the regular 2 years / 50,000 km comprehensive warranty along with a complimentary additional 2 years / 50,000 km extended warranty, enabling customers to enjoy an unparalleled ownership experience.

Customers can choose from six exciting colour options - Fiery Red, Planet Grey, Moonlight Silver, Ice Cool White, Outback Bronze and Electric Blue for the KWID Climber.Bookings for the NewRenault KWID Range have commenced across all Renault dealerships and MY Renault APP in India.


TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

RENAULT KWID 2018 RANGE

0.8L SCe

1.0 SCe

Length

3679mm

Width

1579mm

Height

1478 mm

Wheelbase

2422mm

Engine capacity

799cc

999 cc

Configuration

3 cylinders, DOHC 4 valves per cylinder

Power

54 [email protected] 5,678 RPM;

68 PS @5500 RPM

Torque

72 [email protected] 4386 RPM;

91Nm @ 4250 RPM

Tyre size

155/80 R13

Front suspension

Mac Pherson Strut with lower traversing link

Rear suspension

Twist beam suspension with coil spring

Boot volume

300 litres / 1115 litres when rear seats folded

Fuel tank volume

28 litres


PRICING

RENAULT KWID 2019 RANGE

PRICING in INR (ex-showroom, New Delhi)

Standard - 0.8L SCe

           2,66,700

RXE - 0.8L SCe

           3,09,800

RXL - 0.8L SCe

           3,35,900

RXT-O (MT) - 0.8L SCe

           3,82,500

RXT-O (MT) - 1.0 L SCe

           4,04,500

RXT-O- (AMT) - 1.0 L SCe

           4,34,500

KWID Climber MT- 1.0 L SCe

           4,33,300

KWID Climber AMT- 1.0 L SCe

           4,63,300





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