Renault Kwid Neotech edition was leaked a while back and now the vehicle is finally accessible to hit the Indian roads. Today, with the start of the new month Renault, willing to gain back the sales has launched the Neotech edition of one of the most popular affordable hatches in the country, Kwid.
What are the Changes?
To begin with, the Neotech edition of the Kwid brings some subtle changes to the aesthetics majorly on the outside. The customer can choose from two different paint schemes with blue and silver. The Neotech edition Kwid gets the first in segment dual-tone treatment. Well, this makes the hatchback to be the cheapest Dual-tone vehicle to come from the factory.
Talking about dual-tone, customer can opt from 2 paint schemes, one Silver roof with Zanskar blue body. The other one is the exact opposite, with Zanskar Blue roof and silver body. Both of the schemes get gloss black flex wheels. Rest everything remains the same.
Renault Kwid Engine Specs
|No. of Cylinders||3||3|
|Power(ps@rpm)||54 Ps @ 5678 rpm||68 Ps @ 5500 rpm|
|Torque(Nm@rpm)||72 Nm @ 4386 rpm||91 Nm @ 4250 rpm|
As said earlier, the Neotech edition of Kwid has no changes what so ever, even in the powertrain department. For you to know, Kwid in its new edition comes with same 2 engine options, a 0.8-litre and a 1.0 litre naturally aspirated engine. With that one can choose from either a 5-speed manual transmission or an AMT.
As the Neotech edition is based on the RXL variant it gets all the bells and whistles Kwid has on offer. These include:
- Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
- 8″ Infotainment screen
- All-Digital Instrument cluster
- Flex Wheels
- AUX Port
Neotech specific features include Decals on the sides, Special door cladding, and blue accents on the seats. Now, the gear selector dial in the AMT is also finished in chrome.
Renault Kwid Neotech Edition prices
The new edition Kwid is based on the top end RXL variant of the respective engine and transmission options. That said, it is about 30,000 over the conventional variant. The prices are as follows.
|Variants||Prices (ex-Showroom Delhi)|
|Renault Kwid Neotech | 0.8 Petrol MT||4,29,800|
|Renault Kwid Neotech | 1.0 Petrol MT||4,51, 800|
|Renault Kwid Neotech | 1.0 Petrol Easy-R||4,83,800|