Renault has yet again come up with a very interesting Duster concept. Unveiled at the 2016 Sao Paulo Auto Show in Brazil, the new Renault Duster Extreme Concept is based on the Duster AWD model. The latest concept also goes on reaffirm our belief that the French automaker is far from giving up on the Duster. The Renault Duster Extreme Concept has been developed by Renault Design Latin America (RDAL)- the manufacturer’s design centre in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Also See- 7-Seater Renault Duster Grand
The Duster Extreme Concept showcases the off-road prowess of the Duster AWD. The Extreme concept comes with several add-ons that help enhance the all terrain capabilities of the popular small SUV.
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Renault Duster Extreme Concept – Specifications
|Engine||2.0-litre Petrol-Ethanol Flex Fuel Engine|
|Maximum Power||143 BHP (Petrol); 148 BHP (Ethanol)|
|Peak Torque||20.2 Kgf-m (Petrol); 20.9 Kgf-m (Ethanol)|
Powering the Renault Duster Extreme is a 2.0-litre petrol-ethanol engine that offers a max. power of 143 BHP at 5,750 rpm a peak torque of 20.2 kgf-m at 4,000 rpm when run on petrol. It delivers 148 hp at 5,750 rpm and 20.9 kgf-m at 4,000 rpm when run on ethanol. The engine comes mated to a five-speed automatic transmission. It’s not known if this hardware has further been enhanced for this one-off. However, the Duster Extreme sports many new accessories to distinguishes itself from the regular models.
Renault Duster Extreme Concept – Styling
The Renault Duster Extreme Concept looks undoubtedly more stylish than the regular models. Here are the bits that help enhance the visual appeal-
- Grey exterior color
- Red-painted accessories
- Off-road tyres
- Raised suspension
- Tow hook
- Flared wheel arches
- Side rack
- Roof rack
- LED lights
- Black interior with red accents
- “EXTREME” lettering on dashboard
- “4WD” lettering on steering wheel
Renault Duster Extreme Concept – Images
We feel that the latest concept is among the most interesting design studies based on the Duster. What do you feel? Stay tuned to CarBlogIndia for news updates on the Renault Duster Extreme Concept.