Renault has added the ‘Adventure Edition’ variant to the facelifted Duster. This special edition was previously showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo. The pricing has been kept at Rs 9.64 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi), around 10,000 extra over the regular Duster. The ‘Adventure Edition’ Duster is available in both 85PS and 110PS tune of the 1.5-litre dCi diesel engine. That said, the 110PS Adventure Edition version is only available with the AWD (all-wheel-drive) configuration, leaving out the six-speed manual and AMT variants of 110PS Duster.
Ex-showroom, Delhi Price list-
Adventure Edition RXE 85PS – Rs 9.64 lakh
Adventure Edition RXL 85PS – Rs 10.45 lakh
Adventure Edition RXZ AWD 110PS – Rs 13.77 lakh
On the exterior, The Adventure Edition Duster replaces the chrome touches with the glossy black finish instead. There is an ‘Adventure’ branding on the D-pillar with a Compass decal. Moreover, the body cladding is added all-around along with mustard coloured front skid plate and roof rails.
Get inside the car, and you will be left surprised with the denim upholstery on the seats, leather wrapped steering wheel, mustard yellow touches and Adventure branding on the floor mats and steering.
The feature list on the Adventure Edition will be similar to its regular corresponding models. But, all Adventure Edition variants will feature steering mounted audio controls.
Moreover, Renault’s new optional SmartDrive app will also be offered with the Adventure Edition models. This smartphone application feeds live data via Bluetooth dongle and displays things like 0-60kmph timing, average speed, etc.