The new Renault Duster 2016 lands in Chile

Renault Duster is the third SUV but sold in Chile and with the market introduction of the model 2017, the importer Derco, it aims to improve their participation in that segment dominated by the Toyota RAV4 and Nissan Qashqai.

Renault-Duster-1L Phase II of the Renault Duster comes to the chilean market. This is the range of 2017, which receives the redesign from last year is marketed in several markets of Latin America and, thanks to improvements in its aesthetics and in the equipment, placed the Duster in a more advantageous position against the competition.

Renault Duster 2017 arrives to Chile from the plant, the colombian Envigado, with a format similar to the one offered in the markets Eastern Europe and the Middle East, which contains some elements slightly different to the model produced in Brazil. Be recognized by the their new optical front that make up the lighting day, new grille and side dishes chrome-plated, as well as for his new pilots later with lights for LED.

In the interior Renault modifications were not too important, but thanks to the used of new materials and fixtures, managed to improve its perception of quality. Now has a the updated system information and entertainment equipped with a touch screen of seven inches.

Renault-Duster-2016-2the range of The new Renault Duster 2017 for Chile is composed by three versions of finish, called Expression, Dynamique and Dynamique Pack. The first of these includes brakes ABS with EBD, front airbags, air conditioning, height adjustment steering wheel, electric windows front, central locking with remote control, indicator, gear shift, sound system with MP3, USB, auxiliary input, link Bluetooth and controls satellite.

The more equipped add automatic climate control, rear-view mirrors with electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, leather-wrapped steering wheel, infotainment system Average NAV equipped with touch screen of seven inches with built-in web browser, rear view camera, sensor, reverse, etc

The offer mechanics is composed by the well-known K4M 1.6 liters 16v 105 HP, which has been updated to comply with the regulations Euro VI, like the 2.0 liters, which now offers 143 HP.

The engine smaller is associated with a manual change of five marches, while the 2.0-litre is combined with a manual transmission of six relations. Also available is a four-wheel drive with system All-Mode 4×4.

The suggested prices for Chile are the following:

  • Renault Duster 4×2 1.6 5MT Expression 9.390.000 pesos (14.019$)
  • Renault Duster 4×2 2.0 6MT Dynamique Pack 10.990.000 pesos (16.408) $
  • Renault Duster 4×4 2.0 6MT Dynamique 11.490.000 pesos (17.154$)
  • Renault Duster 4×4 2.0 6MT Dynamique Pack 11.990.000 pesos (17.901$)


Author: Adrian

Car lover since I remember, the Scalextric and the cars scale were in charge of turning on