Home / Auto-news / Renault launches facelift version of Kwid: Price, features, other details

A day after Maruti launched its mini SUV S-Presso, Renault today launched an upgraded version of its popular car in the entry segment, Kwid.The all-new KWID will be available in 0.8L and 1.0L SCe (Smart Control efficiency) powertrains with manual and automated transmission options.

The car will be available in six colour options – Zanskar Blue - the new addition, Fiery Red, Moonlight Silver, Ice Cool White, Outback Bronze, and Electric Blue.

• Design of the new Kwid

The company in a statement has said that the new Kwid will come with many first-in-class features. The new Kwid will have a ground clearance of 184 mm.

The new Kwid also features stylish dual-tone glossy ORVMs synchronised with the wheels and side decals. The new stylish chrome grille elegantly merging with the silver streak DRL. The all-new KWID also comes with SUV skid plates that prevent damage to the under body of the vehicle on rough terrains. The integrated roof spoiler enhances the overall appeal and makes the car look sportier.

Design of the new Kwid
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Design of the new Kwid

The SUV-styled headlamps incorporate the brand’s new lighting signature and first in-class Silver Streak LED DRLs create a striking impression and give the car a premium appeal.

The first-in-class tail lamps with C-shaped LED light guides leave a distinct trail and provide higher visibility.

• Interiors of the new Kwid

The all-new KWID features a dual-tone dashboard and chrome interior accents. The dual-tone interiors perfectly complement the stylish dual-tone exterior of the car.

The buyers can choose between a sporty orange and white fabric upholstery with striped embossing, or premium crossway fabric upholstery with a red outline.

The new KWID comes equipped with a fully Digital Instrument Cluster with LED illumination and sportier graphics. The new digital tachometer along with the gear-shift indicator prompts the driver to shift gears to extract optimum performance and fuel efficiency.

Interiors of the new Kwid
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Interiors of the new Kwid

The 20.32 cm touchscreen MediaNAV Evolution takes infotainment to the next level with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, Video Playback and Voice Recognition – which helps the driver control everything hands-free, fast and easy.

The reverse parking camera with guidelines helps to park even in the tightest spots. The new KWID also offers a fast charging USB port with a power output of 2.4A. It also comes equipped with front and rear 12V power sockets.

The all-new KWID includes driver side airbag with an option of passenger side airbag, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), driver & co-driver seat belt reminder, overspeed alert, standard across all variants.

Renault has added more practical features to the KWID like the rear parking sensors, rear-view camera with guidelines and speed sensing auto door locking. In addition, the AMT variants of the new Renault KWID Range comes equipped with the essential Traffic assist which helps the vehicle to crawl forward in slow moving traffic and prevents it from rolling back on slopes.

• Price of the new Kwid

The new car has been priced aggressively starting at 2.83 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The facelift Kwid will be up against Maruti’s S-Presso at 3.69 lakh.

Renault KWID STD Petrol MT 0.8L SCe 2,83,290 lakh

Renault KWID RXE Petrol MT 0.8L SCe 3,53,290 lakh

Renault KWID RXL Petrol MT 0.8L SCe 3,83,290 lakh

Renault KWID RXT Petrol MT 0.8L SCe 4,13,290 lakh

Renault KWID RXT Petrol MT 1.0L SCe 4,33,290 lakh

Renault KWID Climber Petrol MT 1.0L SCe 4,54,490 lakh

Renault KWID RXT Petrol EASY-R 1.0L SCe 4,63,290 lakh

Renault KWID Climber Petrol EASY-R 1.0L SCe 4,84,490 lakh

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