First model of Duster crossover, made from cooperation of French carmaker Renault and Romanian company Dacia, was released in 2010. Ever because, its sales numbers are rising, and major achievement happened in 2013, when SUV took one of the best locations amongst very best selling crossovers. On the other hand, do not be confused if you see similar model under Renault name, because two companies are sharing its name. Compact SUV was sold in specific markets and countries, and 2017 Dacia Duster could make larger presence. Because model from 2013 suffered bigger facelift, new vehicle is not going to have important changes, but rather small refreshment.
2017 Dacia Duster Redesign
Major change on the 2017 Dacia Duster is going to become all round length. New model gets 15 cm of wheelbase. This could cause additional changes, and one of them is third row of seats in the cabin. While information is not confirmed yet, Dacia spokesmen didn’t deny it. The Dacia Duster is going to become built on the identical platform as last model. It is Renault Duster Oroch concept. That indicates crossover will use 18-inch wheels, protective mouldings on the side of the body and wealthy infotainment system, like multimedia screen. Greatest refreshment could possibly be new instrument panel with steering wheel controls for Bluetooth and audio system.
2017 Dacia Duster Engine
Powertrain of this crossover will likely be carried more than from its predecessor. Under the hood of the 2017 Dacia Duster is a 2.0-l inline-four drivetrain. Power is sent by way of 4-speed auto gearbox to front wheels by default. There are three driving modes accessible: 2WD, Auto and Lock. Output of this combination is 135 hp and 195 Nm (145 lb-ft) of torque. All wheel drive is also possibility and it will boost off-road capabilities. New Dacia Duster really should attain 60 mph in 10 seconds, while top speed is around 180 km/h (110 mph). There is no information about fuel economy, but authorities feel similar price are going to be kept.
2017 Dacia Duster Market
New 2017 Dacia Duster is going to be accessible from 12,000 euro, and with diverse driving mode and AWD it raises to €15,000. Last model as Dacia Duster was accessible only in specific huge markets, such as India, Russia and South Africa. New model is expected to reach a lot more purchasers.