Renault India Kiger launched at Rs. 5.45 lakh


Renault India has launched the Kiger crossover in India. It is available in four variants – RxE, RxL, RxT and RxZ with prices starting at Rs. 5.45 lakh (ex-showroom, India). The Kiger is based on the CMF-A+ platform, which is shared with the Nissan Magnite.

The Renault  Kiger is powered by a 1.0-litre, 3-cylinder turbo-petrol engine that produces 99 BHP @ 5,000 rpm and 160 Nm @ 2,800-3,600 rpm. It is also offered with a naturally aspirated 1.0-litre petrol motor producing 71 BHP @ 6,250 rpm and 96 Nm @ 3,500 rpm. Transmission options include a 5-speed manual, 5-speed CVT (Turbo-Petrol only) and a 5-speed AMT (NA Petrol only). In the CVT version, peak torque of the 1.0L turbo-petrol engine is restricted to 152 Nm @ 2,200-4,400 rpm.

The Kiger with LED daytime running lights and triple pod LED headlamps positioned lower down on the front bumper, the front fascia looks similar to the Kwid. The crossover has a coupe-like side profile with wide rear haunches. It gets C-shaped LED tail lights with gloss black inserts and a roof spoiler.

The Kiger comes equipped with an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment head-unit that has voice recognition and is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The car also gets a 7-inch digital instrument cluster, automatic climate control, ambient lighting, PM 2.5 air filter, hands-free smart access card and a parking camera. The crossover has a 405-litre boot and a 40-litre fuel tank. The ground clearance is 205 mm.

Kiger feature highlights:

Automatic climate control

White ambient lighting

PM 2.5 Clean Air Filter

Hands-free smart access card

Reverse camera with guiding lines

Kiger safety features:

4 Airbags

ABS with EBD

Seat belt with pyrotechnics retraction and load limiter

ISOFIX child safety seat anchors

Pedestrian protection

High tensile steel with anti rollbar

Kiger colour options:

Ice Cool White

Planet Grey

 Moonlight Grey

Mahogany Brown

Caspian Blue

Radiant Red

Kiger 1.0L Petrol ex-showroom prices:

RxE – Rs. 5.45 lakh

RxL – Rs. 6.14 lakh

RXL AMT – Rs. 6.59 lakh

RxT – Rs. 6.60 lakh

RxT AMT – Rs. 7.05 lakh

RxZ – Rs. 7.55 lakh

RxZ AMT – Rs. 8.00 lakh

Kiger 1.0L Turbo-Petrol ex-showroom prices:

RxL – Rs. 7.14 lakh

RxT – Rs. 7.60 lakh

RxZ – Rs. 8.55 lakh

RxT CVT – Rs. 8.60 lakh

RxZ CVT – Rs. 9.55 lakh