New Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe in 6 Important Points


Renault has launched the much awaited 1000cc Kwid in India. The new Kwid model is called Kwid 1.0 and comes with a 5-speed manual. The Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe gets a 999cc engine and a couple of styling changes. The new Kwid 1.0 SCe price starts at Rs. 3.83 lakhs and is only available in the top-end RxT and RxT(O) trims. Read on for Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe price, mileage, specifications and features. Here’s our review – Renault Kwid 1.0 Review

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Also See – Renault Kwid 1000cc vs Kwid 800cc | Kwid Price List | Kwid Test Drive Review

1. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Price in India

Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe RxT Rs. 3.83 lakhs
Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe RxT (O) Rs. 3.96 lakhs
Renault Kwid 1.0 RxT AMT Rs. 4.35 lakhs (estimated)
Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe AMT RxT(O) Rs. 4.50 lakhs (estimated)
  • The Kwid 1.0 SCe was launched on August-22
  • 5-speed AMT variants will be launched by end-2016
  • Will be Available in RxT and RxT(O) Trims
  • It will compete with Alto K10 and Eon 1.0
  • Features list carried over from 0.8-litre model
  • AMT will be Easy-R 5 Speed unit
  • Prices start at Rs. 3.83 Lakhs
  • Bookings for Kwid 1.0 are on.
  • Booking amount- Rs. 10,000
  • Test Drive Available from August-22, 2016
  • Bookings can be made through Paytm

Also See – Kwid AMT vs Alto K10 AMT vs WagonR AMT | Kwid AMT vs Celerio AMT | Kwid 1000cc vs Alto K10 vs Eon

2. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Mileage

City 17 KMPL
Highway 21 KMPL
Overall 19 KMPL
Claimed 23.01 KMPL
  • Claimed Mileage of 23.01 KMPL slightly lesser than Alto K10’s 24+ KMPL figure.
  • Claimed Mileage higher than Eon 1.0’s 21 KMPL figure
  • 17-19 KMPL in regular conditions is a safe guess
  • Kwid’s lightweight helps optimize fuel efficiency
  • AMT likely to have same mileage

Here’s a quick walkaround video review of the Kwid 1.0 SCe

3. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Specs

Length x Width x Height 3679 x 1579 x 1478 mm
Wheelbase 2422 mm
Kerb Weight 700 kg
Wheel Type and Size 13” Steel Wheels
Boot Space 300 litres
Fuel Tank Capacity 28 litres
Engine Type/ Displacement 1.0 L SCe Petrol
Power  67 bhp @ 5,500 RPM
Torque 91 Nm @ 4,250 RPM
Power-to-weight  97 PS/tonne
Top Speed (estimated) 140 KMPH
Transmission (Gearbox) 5-speed manual/5-speed AMT
Mileage (Claimed) 23.01 KMPL
  • Maximum power of 67 BHP at par with Alto K10’s figure
  • Peak Torque of 91 Nm
  • Best-in-segment power-to-weight of 97 BHP/tonne
  • AMT model will get Easy-R 5 Speed unit
  • Bog similar to 0.8-litre Kwid in terms of Dimensions and other tech specs
  • Weighs just 700 kg
  • Can reach speeds of 140 km/h+

Also See – Kwid vs Datsun Redi GOKwid vs Datsun Redi-GO vs Wagon R vs Alto K10 vs Datsun Go

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4. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Features

The Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe is available in RxT and RxT(O) trims. Features have been carried over from the 0.8-litre model. Here are the features highlights-

  • Clear-lens Headlights
  • Body-colored Bumpers
  • Vinyl Rub Strip
  • Silver finish ORVMs
  • Foglights
  • Optional Chrome Package
  • Remote Central Locking
  • AC
  • 2 Power Windows
  • Touchscreen Infotainment System
  • Driver’s side front airbag
  • Decals
  • Navigation
  • AUX and USB Support
  • Digital Speedo

5. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Rivals

6. Renault Kwid 1.0 SCe Exterior/Interior

  • New 1.0 model looks almost same as 0.8-litre model
  • Only updates are 1.0 side decals and premium-finish ORVMs
  • New ORVMs come finished in silver
  • Macho stance, SUV-ish design, Duster-like design elements continue to impress
  • No changes in the interior
  • Cabin continues to impress with its spaciousness
  • 300-litres Boot space better than even some premium hatchbacks
  • Duster-like touchscreen AVN is easy to use
  • Steering is sporty to hold
  • Digital speedo console very attractive

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