Renault Kwid Outsells Maruti Swift in June! Now available on PayTM!!

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The Renault Kwid entry-level hatchback, which was launched around mid-2015, has managed to garner more than one lakh customer orders in in less than a year since its launch. The Kwid is a very important product for the Indian subsidiary of the popular French car maker and has played a major role in helping it establish itself as a volume seller in India. In June 2016, the Kwid even managed to outsell the Maruti Swift, a car that has consistently featured in the top 4. Read on to find out all you need to know about the Renault Kwid India launch details, price, features and other details.

renault kwid india

In the month of June, Renault reported a total sales figure of 9,459 units for the Kwid. Maruti, on the other hand, was able to move 9,033 units of the Swift pushing the Kwid up to 5th place in the monthly sales chart. However, it is worth mentioning that overall Maruti Suzuki sales took a hit in June as production at their Manesar facility had to suspended in order to carry out necessary maintenance work. In an another development, it has emerged that the Kwid can be now booked on e-commerce website Paytm. This service is currently available only in Delhi NCR but will be extended more cities with time.

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Renault Kwid Price in India

Variant Ex-Showroom Delhi Price
Renault Kwid Standard INR 2.62 lakhs
Renault Kwid RxE INR 2.98 lakhs
Renault Kwid RxL INR 3.23 lakhs
Renault Kwid RxT INR 3.57 lakhs
Renault Kwid RxT (O) INR 3.67 lakhs

Also See- Renault Kwid Test Drive Review

Renault Kwid India – Video Review

Renault India has roped in Ranbir Kapoor as their brand ambassador. While the actor will be endorsing the complete brand, he will also endorse the KWID hatchback. Check out the video released  by Renault India as part of the official announcement.

Also See – Renault Kwid Design Review

Videos

Also See – Kwid vs Alto K10 vs Wagon R vs GO

Renault Kwid Image Gallery

Renault Kwid Specifications

  • The Renault KWID is powered by a 799 cc petrol motor mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox.
  • An automatic variant could be made available at a later stage with an AMT gearbox sourced from Magneti Marelli.
  • It is based on the CMF-A or Common Module Family platform jointly developed by Nissan and Renault. Future products could also be based on this platform and Datsun, Nissan‘s sister company, will reportedly launch a product next year based on it.

Renault CMF

  • The 799 cc petrol motor belongs to a brand new line of engines which are flexible in terms of capacity. This could mean the Renault KWID could get bigger engine options in the future.
  • At a length of 3.68 meters and a width of 1.58 meters, the Renault KWID is larger than the Alto 800 and also boasts of a high ground clearance of 180mm.
  • The Renault Kwid weighs just 660 kgs.
  • The Kwid will spawn multiple products in the future which could include a compact sedan, MPV, small SUV, etc.
  • Heavy localisation to the tune of 98% in order to keep costs in check.

Renault Kwid rear angle 2

Engine Type/ Displacement  799 cc Petrol
Power  54 PS
Torque  72 Nm
Top Speed   –
Acceleration (0-100 km/h)   –
Transmission (Gearbox)  5-Speed Manual
Mileage  25.17 km/l (ARAI)

Renault Kwid Mileage

Variant ARAI Certified Mileage
Renault Kwid Mileage 25.17 km/l

Renault Kwid Dimensions

Length 3679 mm
Width 1579 mm
Height 1478 mm
Wheelbase 2422 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm
Boot Space 300 litres

Renault Kwid India – Design and Features

  • Renault has capitalized on the popularity of crossovers in India and given a similar treatment to the KWID. Thick black plastic cladding for the bumpers and a high set bonnet complete the crossover look.
  • Big muscular wheel arches and a high set bonnet make it look bigger than it actually is. Hints of the Renault Duster can be spotted in the design.

Renault Kwid

  • Top end trims levels will come with fog lamps and wheel covers.
  • Simple and functional interiors finished in black. Instrument cluster is all digital and top trims get optional touchscreen MediaNAV system and Bluetooth connectivity.
  • ABS will not be available and airbags will be optional, but only on the top end variant.
  • The car gets a 300-litres boot and Renault claims that the KWID will offer best in class loading capacity.
  • No internally adjustable ORVMs on offer.

Renault Kwid interiors

Also See – Renault Kwid vs Maruti Alto 800 vs Hyundai Eon vs Datsun GO

Renault Kwid Official Image Gallery

Stay tuned to Car Blog India for more Renault Kwid India launch details.

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78 COMMENTS

  1. […] of INR 3-4 lakhs and class-leading fuel efficiency, which you can read about in our detailed report here. In this Renault Kwid design review, we will analyse the design of the Renault KWID and tell you […]

  2. Automated transmission and a bigger engine option is a good attraction.
    ABS also is an additional attraction

  3. ranbir kapoor is the brand ambassador? well suits him more to represent the duster and kwid than the micra, any given day. kwid is definitely going to make a difference to renault’s presence, just like duster has. i think if they launch amt with airbags and ABS and even price those models in between 4-5 lakhs, people will go crazy. the current models on offer are already highly awaited as it is. good luck kwid.

  4. Actually the effort by renault is good but they are loosing some basics like there is no Power Stearing in two variants while these are the basic need of an customer.
    if any body goes to buy the std variant he will charged 4 Lac approx and will not having power stearing and AC.
    So people again go for alto,EON or Swift ,i10 etc.

  5. Disappointed with Renault , No AC and Power Steering in Base Model. People will end up paying around 4 lakhs for getting the model with these features.
    Whats the Point , People will stick to Eon and good old Alto.

  6. pls fix dis on road price in below 5 Lakhs so dat it can compete well with alto k10 And hyundai eon
    all the best kwid

  7. I AM VERY POOR PERSON. I HAVE NO MORE INCOME MY MONTHLY PAYMENT IS ONLY-7000 RUPEES,KWAID IS MY FIRST FAVOURATE CAR FOR SEE (ACHHE DIN AANE KE BAAD KWAID HI LOONGE)

  8. Its really amazing car i.e. bigger in size, SUV looks, good ground clearance, sufficient amount of boot space, comparatively low price. I like it and I am going to buy it immediately.

  9. Can Renault make compact design car,
    not fat type body, for easy movement,
    on narrow road, parking, garaging etc.

  10. I want to by a Renault kwid RXT Driver Airbag version
    what is the on road cost at Banswara Rajasthan

  11. When will be available Renault service centre in Alwar Raj. Becoz Gurgaon and Jaipur are much far for servicing purpose.

  12. Kwid should be powered by at least 1000 cc powerful engine and power steering , power window and AC which are the basic needs of an indian. Price does not matter. Good luck KWID

  13. Renault kwid looks good in first look, but as many people says, in std model Renault are not providing power steering nd ac. According to me its the only weak point. Overall gd car in small budget. Renault has take a veiw on this piont…..

  14. It’s a nice car…….but you have to give the power steering and Ac in base model. …because normally people like it in base models. …….
    Happy journey kwid. ……

  15. Kwid nice car looking wise. System wise.but problem ye hai ki weight only 660 kg hai..alto , k10, eon ka weight 1200 kg ke aaspaas hai .to milage bhi doublehona chahiye. Body ka gauge.just aada kar diya hoga. Matlab safty half ho gayi…mere hisab se body gauge 30ke lagbhag hoga.system extra daal diye toh bodyka weight kam kiya.

  16. is it possible to get available Petrol+ CNG in Renault Kwid? or can v fit CNG from Out dealers?if possible let me know on 9850030031.

  17. Renault kwid ka diseal version kabtak launch hoga. & kya power starring renault kwid ke kisi model me nahi hai. Mughe purses karna hai. Reply me

  18. No A/C and power steering in base model ,OMG Renault wants to burn us in summer. Now days a car without A/C and power steering seems to be a baiil gaadi

  19. Hi Frds…I have just bought my new kwid top end model RXT white. Its feel so gud, I luv this car. Specially its SUV design is too gud, interiors are much attractive, power n performance is also up to the segment best. Appreciable thing is its look, wherever I go people will start staring at my kwid.

  20. Kwid is looking good bt the feature is not good like only body show is good.. No.a.c. Power steering.power Window. Safety bags. No disk break.. Very low feature…

  21. I want to buy….but No A.C. and P.S.in basic model. soo thinking about Maruti Celerio….

  22. Kya upcoming carmai mirror joystick se opret hotehai? Upcoming kwid power starring, power Windows, abs , hai magar apne mirror ke bareme nahi bataya plz bataiye

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