Strengthening its operations in India and neighbouring countries, Renault has opened a new showroom in Nepal. The company inaugurated a new outlet in association with Vishal Group and the state-of-the-art facility has been christened Advanced Automobiles. The store design is based on Renault store concept and will showcase its bestsellers like the KWID and Duster. The new concept store is made according to the customer needs which highlights the brand value, products,service and accessories.
The KWID, that will be available in Nepal, is available in the 799cc three-cylinder petrol engine that generates 51hp of max power and 72Nm of peak torque. As for safety, the hatchback gets features like remote keyless entry, driver and co-driver airbags and more. The car is offered in five paint schemes namely fiery red, ice cool white, moon- light silver, planet grey and outback bronze.
Along with this, the company will also offer the Duster SUV that is available in both, petrol and diesel engine options. The motor, powered by a 1.6L petrol engine produces 102hp of max power and 148Nm of peak torque, while the 1.5L oil burner comes in two states of tune that generate 84hp and 108 hp of max power respectively and 200Nm as well as 245Nm of peak torque. The SUV also comes with options of an automatic gearbox and an all-wheel drive system. The AWD Duster isn't equipped with an AMT though.