After disrupting the automobile market with it’s compact SUV, Duster, Renault is ready to storm the budget hatchback sector with it’s newly launched Renault Kwid 1.0, the improved version of it’s previous model. Are you ready to test drive the new, cool and compact Kwid 1.0?
- The Kwid 1.0 is available in two variants – RXT and RXT (O)
- The Kwid 1.0-litre variant makes 67bhp and 91Nm of torque
- The hatchback competes with the Alto K10, Hyundai Eon and Tata Tiago
It is going to throw stiff competition to the similar ranged cars like Hyundai Eon,. Tata tiago and the Maruti Suzuki Alto K10.
Renault Kwid 1.0L Launched in India from
Rs. 3.82 Lakh
The updated Kwid 1.0 comes with more powerful engine of 999cc than it’s previous standard 800cc Kwid at the same fuel efficiency. The improved motor delivers 68bhp at 5,500rpm and 91Nm torque at 4,250rpm that was 54bhp and 72Nm respectively for the previous 800cc Kwid. The 3 cylinder petrol engine gives an economical return of 23.01 km per liter. That’s very cool and economical isn’t it? It has the same 5speed gearbox as in previous model. The exterior design is kept almost same with some minor tuning.
Renault Kwid 800cc will also get AMT
The two variants RxT and RxT(0)priced at Rs.3.95 lakhs and Rs. 3.82 lakhs respectively is ready to surpass Hyundai Eon 1.0 and Maruti Alto K10. There are news that Renault may add AMT gearbox on Kwid 1.0 very soon in the next update.
Renault Kwid 1.0L Price:
The car was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo and garnered attention for the brand. Renault Kwid 1.0L launched at the price range between 3.82 Lakh to 3.95 Lakh for the RXT and RXT (O) variants respectively (only Rs. 22,000 more than the 0.8L version).
Renault Kwid 1.0 Engine, Specification & Mileage
68 PS and 91 Nm producing 1.0-litre SCe all aluminum DOHC three-cylinder engine has layout ensuring low pressure drop with super-efficient valve lift for good amount of low, mid and high range torque.
Renault Kwid 1.0 Review
Renault Kwid 1.0 Price
Renault Kwid 1.0 litre (1000cc) Price
Model Price (on-road, New Delhi)
RxT INR 4.2 lakhs
RxT (Option) INR 4.34 lakhs
Renault Kwid 1.0 Price (Expected)
Variant Price (on-road)
Base 1.0 Manual INR 4.2 lalkhs
AMT INR 4.9 lakhs
The 1.0 (Kwid 1000cc) will see an increase of INR 50,000 over the existing Kwid.
Renault Kwid 1.0 (1000cc) AMT (Automatic) Launch
The AMT version of the Kwid will be launched around November.
Renault Kwid 1000cc (1.0L) Dimensions
Renault Kwid 1000cc Dimensions
Length 3679 mm
Width 1579 mm
Height 1478 mm
Wheelbase 2360 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm
Kerb Weight 669 kg
Boot capacity 300 litres