Today’s breaking news, Renault has, at last, launched its most anticipated subcompact SUV ‘Kiger’ in the country. The new Kiger is a part of the hottest segment in our market. That said, you’ll have to shed a minimum of ₹5.45 Lakhs to get hands-on one.

Renault Kiger Exterior
Renault Kiger Exterior

Renault Kiger and Its Compitition

Nissan Magnite vs Renault Kiger
Magnite vs Kiger

After Nissan Magnite, Kiger is the second vehicle in this segment to be based on the CMF-A platform.

  • Because of this versatile platform, Renault Kiger measures 3,991mm in length, 1,750mm in width and 1,600mm in height.
  • This makes the car at power, if not smaller when considering its rivals. Which include Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300 and more.
  • Besides, this car is feature-packed. Over its rivals, it gets
    • Two large coloured screens, one for the infotainment systems and the other for the instrument cluster.
    • A premium sound system from Arkamys.
    • Wireless smartphone connectivity and more.
Renault Kiger Features
Kiger’s Features list

What powers the new SUV?

The subcompact SUV from the French carmaker, ‘Renault’ gets a couple of petrol engine options. To begin with, both the engines get a displacement of 1.0-litre with a 3 cylinder layout. So, what’s the difference?

  • The motor that produces 72ps of max power and 96Nm of peak torque is the one that is naturally aspirated. It comes mated to the two transmissions, a 5-speed manual gearbox and an AMT.
  • The more powerful engine produces 100hp of power and generates max torque of 160Nm, all thanks to forced induction (Turbo Charger). This also gets two transmission options, a 5-speed MT and a CVT automatic.
  • Additionally, the Renault Kiger gets 3 driving modes, sports, eco and normal.

But nothing has changed, as it’s sibling gets the same powertrain and drivetrain.

Renault Kiger Interior
Kiger’s Interior

Prices in Detail

Renault Kiger Prices (ex-showroom)

Variants 72hp MT 72hp AMT 100hp MT 100hp CVT
RXE ₹5.45 Lakhs
RXL ₹6.14 Lakhs ₹6.76 Lakhs ₹7.14 Lakhs
RXT ₹6.60 Lakhs ₹7.05 Lakhs ₹7.60 Lakhs ₹8.60 Lakhs
RXZ ₹7.55 Lakhs ₹8.00 Lakhs ₹8.55 Lakhs ₹9.55 Lakhs
Note: The prices are excluding Dual Tone Variant.

Here is everything about the Renault’s SUV

Also, Read Renault Kiger vs Nissan Magnite: A Budget SUV Battle?

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