Crossover segment of the Renault is relatively new, but it is growing fast. New city SUV will come out as redesigned 2017 Renault Kwid, which was made first for Asian market. Indian sector of the company designed it, and vehicle had its premiere in China. This is economical car in every way, first with small fuel consumption, and second, with its lower starting price comparing to the rivals. Nevertheless, Kwid is not popular just because of that, since its modern design and visual appearance are recognized among public. Drivetrain remains the same, checked solution, which was used for previous models.
2017 Renault Kwid engine
Under the hood of the 2017 Renault Kwid will be 800 cc three-cylinder powertain, made again in Indian sector of the company. Nevertheless, output numbers are unknown yet, since official info hasn’t been released. Transmission mated to engine is 5-speed manual. This petrol unit is very efficient, while it also lowers the price of the vehicle. Finally this combination is offered for all trim levels, including Standard as entry level, and RXE, RXL and RXT as higher trims.
2017 Renault Kwid exterior
Depending on trim level, vehicle gets various features and stylish details. Steel wheels and black bumpers are installed by default. On higher end RXE trim, silver wheels are added, while colored bumpers are installed on RXL, as well as some stylish details all over the crossover. Fog lights are added to top trim vehicle, the RXT. Overall proportions of the 2017 Kwid are 3.68 meters for length and 1.58 m wide. That makes crossover an excellent choice for a city ride and urban conditions. Mileage is unknown yet, but expect very economical compact SUV.
2017 Renault Kwid interior
As well as visual appearance from the outside, interior of the new Kwid is also interesting and attractive. Starting from the dashboard, there is a lot of features which could be obtained through various trim levels, or extra packages. Instrument panel is digital. Grey upholstery comes by default. Silver details are positioned in some parts of control panel. Air conditioning and heater are standard. Finally infotainment is boosted by media package which could be purchased from RXE level, and contains stereo and MP3 player with 2 speakers, with connection for Bluetooth, USB and AUX.