2014 Auto Expo: Renault India unveils the facelifted Fluence and Duster Adventure models

Snapshot: The facelifted Fluence sedan and the Duster Adventure SUV were the French car maker Renault’s major unveils at the 2014 Auto Expo with the Indian car market in mind. Both products will go on sale soon. The Renault Adventure is priced at 12,18 lakh rupees, ex-showroom Delhi, while the Fluence facelift’s prices are yet to be announced. The price announcement of the Fluence Facelift will happen in the coming months, when Renault India launches the sedan here.

Renault Fluence Facelift Sedan

2014 Renault Fluence Facelift Sedan Pic
2014 Renault Fluence Facelift Sedan

The facelifted version of the Fluence gets stylistic changes on the outside, with tweaks to the front and rear ends of the car. Also, the interiors get a revamp with revised instrumentation and new bits on the dashboard. The infotainment system is revamped. While the Fluence Facelift gets new engine options in international markets, the Indian version of the car is expected to make do with the existing range of 2 liter petrol and 1.5 liter turbo diesel engines. Click here to read more about the 2014 Renault Fluence Facelift.

Renault Duster Adventure SUV Variant

Renault Duster Adventure SUV Pic
Renault Duster Adventure SUV

The Adventure variant of the Renault Duster is essentially a kitted out model of the SUV. The Adventure variant of the Duster is priced at 12.18 lakh rupees, ex-showroom Delhi. Mechanically, the Duster Adventure variant retains a 1.5 liter K9K turbo diesel engine that outputs 110 PS of peak power and 248 Nm of peak torque. The gearbox is a 6 speed item that drives the front wheels of the SUV.

Coming to what’s new on the Adventure variant, here’s a round up:

  • Smoked finish for headlamps
  • Front bumper inserts with driving lamps
  • Cladding on the flanks
  • Gunmetal grey wheels
  • Revised seat fabric