The Renault Duster 2019 was truly built for nature drives and road trips. It has a sporty, off-road look with a spacious cabin and comfortable seats for both the driver and passengers. Its exterior looks significantly better than the previous model and has improved to something stunning. However, it maintains its body shape as previous models since this is one of its best selling points. The new model is now available in 4×4 (manual) and 4×2 (automatic).
Efficiency is the name of the game. This stunning SUV has already made a mark in the Kenyan market as its both an efficient and powerful car. The Renault Duster 2019 has a revolutionary 1.6-litre petrol engine. This engine is also fuel efficient and goes for 22 kilometres per litre. For many Kenyans, this sounds like a dream as it means less fuel consumption in heavy traffic.
Speaking at the launch, Renault Kenya’s Branch Manager, Jonathan De Santos said, “We are following the global trends in the motor industry and we are always looking for new opportunities to bring new exciting and affordable models to the market, whether fully built abroad or assembled locally. But you can be sure we will be an active player in the Kenyan market.”
He also added that Renault Kenya will beat its competitors to be the leading seller of SUVs in the market having sold over 200 Renault Duster 2019 since its launch. It’s clearly a popular car in the Kenyan market.
Renault didn’t forget to include some cool features to really maximize the user experience. You can unlock and lock the car from a distance using the smart key. Additionally, you can start the air conditioning before getting to the car so, during the hot weather, you don’t have to sit in an excessively hot car.
The 360-degree cameras, installed both in the front and back of the new Renault Duster, acts as a reverse assistant and blind spot detector. The car will warn you when you’re approaching a blind spot or about to hit an object while reversing. Additionally, these cameras help you explore your surrounding for holes, rocks or any other hindrances.
You will be happy to know that the Renault Duster 2019 comes with pre-installed maps including a Kenyan map. With this nifty feature, you can travel comfortably throughout the country and get to push the car to its limits.
It also has numerous storage compartments around the cabin including the doors, seat backs and centre. Apart from that, the Renault Duster 2019 also boasts of a spacious boot that can hold your travelling luggage with ease. You can also get accessories from the dealerships that help maximize storage.
Finally, the new Renault Duster 2019 costs about Ksh 3.1 million and is available at their showrooms. Renault Kenya in partnership with Stanbic Bank is offering financing options of up to 100% repayable within 60 months to its eligible customers. They will also enjoy a 1.5% discounted facility fee. If you’re in the market for a car, the Renault Duster 2019 is a good place to start.
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