Cheap SUV Version 2.0

Frankfurt/Main, 12. September 2017

After seven years, it is the first Dacia-Duster-Generation now soon you must say good-bye to in retirement. Since 2010, affordable SUV on the market. At the IAA in 2017 in Frankfurt, the Renault-daughter now has the second Generation in the Luggage. With a revised Design, new equipment details in terms of comfort and technology, as well as a completely new interior.

The exterior: Rough and chic

Major changes to the exterior. The dimensions and the proportions, nothing will change. The grille seems to be a bit more prominent, the headlights are wider and the new tail lights (the pretty Jeep Renegade appearance) the Duster fresh. A higher shoulder line, 17-inch wheels and black fender panels make for a rough-and-ready Look. In addition, the new Duster is expected to benefit from a steeper the windshield to provide a better sense of space.

The interior: more comfort, More technology

We come to the interior, because the revised Dacia thoroughly and with higher-quality materials: It is oriented Cockpit, dominated by a driver with a higher positioned touch-screen navigation system. The steering Wheel is new and can now be height and depth adjusted. The hand-brake (in a new chrome Design) is moved further to the rear to make room for more shelves. Completely new are the seats, with longer Seating surfaces and adjustable head restraints for greater comfort. The new technique? For the first time, Aut.climate control, a Keyless-Go System, a Multiview camera, a electric and speed-sensitive power steering, hill start assist, hill descent assist, a 4x4 Monitor for off-road terrain, as well as a dead-angle-Warner on Board.

The Engines: Gasoline, Diesel, Gas

Dacia offers the new Duster continues with Front - and all-wheel drive. As engines two petrol engines, an LPG unit, and two turbo diesel engines. The petrol range includes a vacuum motor with 114 HP (only with front-wheel drive, but also as a Gasversion available), a turbocharged gasoline engine is 125 HP (with Front - and all-wheel drive available). The Diesel bars 90 (front wheel drive) or 109 HP (Front-wheel and all - wheel drive). All engines are paired with a six-speed circuit. Only for the big Diesel is also the Option of a dual-clutch gearbox in the program.

Market introduction and price

Market launch for the new Duster is the beginning of 2018. The price Renault is not announced yet, but according to a statement from the manufacturer of this should remain "affordable". The first Duster-Generation is still from 10.690 euros.(ml)