At the Renault Kwid media event official details of the sub 4 lakh hatchback were uncovered. Kwid will compete with entry level hatchbacks like Maruti Suzuki Alto and Hyundai Eon. Strikingly Renault has got the design and fuel efficiency department right this time. The Renault Kwid although an entry level hatchback looks more like a crossover borrowing design cues from the Duster SUV.
According to the official details Renault Kwid has a jaw dropping ARAI fuel efficiency figures of 25.71 KM/L, making it the most fuel efficient petrol car in India. Considering the technical specs it is powered by a 796 cc three cylinder engine capable of 54 PS of power and 72 NM of torque mated to a 5 – speed manual transmission.
Technically the Kwid hatch measure 3679 mm in length, 1579 mm width and 2423 mm of wheel base with 180 mm ground clearance and a 300 liter boot. . Light weight construction with an all aluminum engine leads to an overall weight of just 660 kg.
Kwid is equipped with a 7 inch touch screen system with Bluetooth, Navigation, sd card slot, USB and AUX-In.
Variant wise details
Renault Kwid Standard
- Black Bumpers
- Single Tone Dashboard
- Gear Shift Indicator and Digital Speedometer
- Heater without AC
- Grey Upholstery
- Steel Wheels
Renault Kwid RXe
- Steel wheels painted silver
- Silver tone dashboard
- Heater with AC
- Engine Immobilizer
- Lower glove Box
- Passenger side Visor
- Optional Media Pack – Stereo, USB, AUX, Radio and 2 Speakers
Renault Kwid RXL
- Electric Power Steering
- Body colored bumpers
- Piano black steering
- Passenger side outside rear view mirror
- Automatic cabin light
- Silver inserts around AC vent
- Black with Red Seats
- Standard Media Pack – Stereo, USB, AUX, Radio and 2 Speakers
Renault Kwid RXT
- Optional driver side airbag
- Dual tone Dashboard
- Chrome finish AC knob
- Center console in piano black finish
- MediaNAV infotainment with Navigation system
- Remote Keyless entry
- Central Locking
- Front fog lamp
- Front wiper with wash function
Additionally Kwid comes with 60 optional accessories and a 2 Year/60,000 KM warranty.
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