Top 5 Renault Cars In India 2012 – Specs & Features

Today, I am going to write about the top 5 Renault cars in India in 2012 with specs and features.

Renault has come along a long way. In India Renault was in 51:49 joint venture with Mahindra & Mahindra to form Mahindra Renault Limited. Now in 2012, Renault is back with vengeance with many cars.

Top 5 Renault Cars in India 2012

Renault Koleos

Type – SUV
Transmission – 6 Speed manual/automatic
Drive System – 4×4
Engine – 2.0 litre diesel and 2.5L petrol
Top speed – 190 kmph (Diesel) and 198 kmph (Petrol)
Acceleration – 0-100 kmph in 12.4 seconds (Diesel) and 11.2 seconds (Petrol)
Mileage – City : 10 kmpl & Highway : 14.5 kmpl (Diesel). In petrol – City : 9.5 kmpl & Highway : 13 kmpl.
Price – Rs. 22.99 lac starting for diesel. Petrol variant starts from Rs. 21.4 lac. (ex-showroom)

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The Renault Koleos is a fully grown SUV with sporty looks. It has excellent interiors with a BOSE music system fitted in it. Apart from that, it has extra features like start/stop button with Renault intelligent key-Smart Access card. The park assist system, rain sensing wipers and dusk sensing headlamps are few of many features that this car is loaded with.

Renault Fluence

Type – Sedan
Transmission – 6 Speed manual (petrol) and 6+1 Speed manual (diesel)
Engine – 1466 cc (Diesel) and 1992 cc (Petrol)
Top speed – 167 kmph (Diesel) and 195 kmph (Petrol)
Acceleration – 0-100 kmph in just 9 seconds (diesel) and 7 seconds (petrol)
Mileage – City : 21.3 kmpl & Highway : 23.8 kmpl (Diesel) and City : 13.8 kmpl & Highway : 15.8 kmpl (Petrol)
Price – Rs. 15.29 lac in petrol because of 2.0L engine. And, it starts from Rs. 13.6 lac in diesel. (ex-showroom)

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Fluence is one of the best cars in this segment. It has cool interiors with rich designing. It has electronic stability programme, light and rain sensors and Renault’s exclusive parking aid. It has a dual zone AC with rear vents and cruise control with speed limiter.

Renault Scala

Type – Sedan
Transmission – 5 speed manual
Engine – 1461 cc (Diesel) and 1498 cc (Petrol)
Top speed – 178 kmph in petrol and 165 kmph in diesel.
Acceleration – 0-100 kmph in just 13 seconds in petrol and 15 seconds in diesel variant.
Mileage – City : 16 kmpl & Highway : 21.64 kmpl (Diesel) and City : 12 kmpl & Highway : 16.95 kmpl (Petrol)
Price – 6.99 lac starting in petrol and Rs. 8.6 lac starting in diesel. (ex-showroom)

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Scala is one of the best good looking cars beating the likes of Verito, Fiesta and Verna. It has a 15 inch alloy wheels, premium leather upholstery and dual front airbags. In the festive limited edition package there are extra accessories such as navigation, rear park assist and illuminated scuff plates making it stand out from its competitors. It also has ABS+EBD with brake assist.

Renault Duster

Type – Mid level SUV
Transmission – 5 speed manual
Engine – 1499 cc (Diesel) and 1598 cc (Petrol)
Top speed – 160 kmph in petrol and 156 kmph in diesel.
Acceleration – 0-100 kmph in just 11.5 seconds in petrol and 16 seconds in diesel.
Mileage – City : 10.5 kmpl & Highway : 13.2 kmpl (Petrol). In diesel variant, it promises an average of 16.5 kmpl and 20.4 kmpl in City and on highway respectively.
Price – Rs. 7.19 lac starting in petrol variant. And, it starts from Rs. 7.99 lac in diesel variant. (ex-showroom)

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Duster is clearly a winner. It is not really an SUV and is somewhat a small SUV. It has no competitor as of now and has a seating capability of 5 persons. Its nearest competitor will be upcoming mini Xylo but as of now it has created its own mark. It has dual front airbags, ABS and EBD with brake assist.

Renault Pulse

Type – Hatchback
Transmission – 5 speed manual
Engine – 1461cc (Diesel) and 1198cc (Petrol)
Top speed – 158 km/hr (both in petrol and diesel)
Acceleration – 0-100 km/hr speed in just 13 seconds and 15 seconds in petrol and diesel respectively.
Mileage – City : 14.6 kmpl & Highway : 18.6 kmpl (Petrol). In diesel – City : 18 kmpl & Highway : 23.1 kmpl.
Price – Rs. 4.25 lac starting in petrol and Rs. 5.99 lac starting in diesel variant. (ex-showroom)

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Pulse is a very stylish car. Being a small car, it has loads of features like smart access key, start/stop button. It has dual airbags and automatic climate control system.

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