After tasting the fruit of success with 800cc Kwid, Renault India will now launch the KWID with 1.0-litre engine on 22nd August, 2016.  It is confirmed that the Renault 1.0-litre KWID will be initially offered with the 5-speed manual gearbox while the AMT will be introduced later.

Renault has revealed that the more powerful Renault Kwid with 1.0-litre engine will offer a fuel efficiency of 23.01 km/L. It will fall short of the Maruti Suzuki AltoK10 which is capable of 24.07 km/L, but is more fuel efficient than the Hyundai Eon 1L (20.3 km/L).

Here’s what you need to know-

  • Expected Price Range: Rs 3 to 5 lac
  • Booking Amount: Rs 10,000
  • Engine: 3 Cylinder, 1.0-litre petrol mill
  • Power: 67 to 70bhp
  • Fuel Efficiency: 23.01kmpl
  • Gearbox: 5-Speed MT and also expected is AMT
  • Other Features (Expected): Rear power windows, Driver and passenger side airbags as standard, Better speaker setup, All-digital instrument cluster and Touchscreen infotainment system with Bluetooth connectivity.
  • Competitors: Maruti Suzuki Alto K10, Hyundai EON, Maruti WagonR, Tata Tiago.

Full Feature List

  • Driver airbag (optional)
  • Touchscreen infotainment system with navigation, USB, Bluetooth audio streaming and aux-in
  • Front speakers (2)
  • 12V power socket
  • Remote keyless entry with central locking
  • Front power windows
  • Dual-tone dashboard
  • Foldable backrest
  • Rear parcel tray
  • Front fog lamps
  • Passenger side ORVMs
  • Body-colour bumpers.


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