2019 Renault Kwid facelift will go on sale in India on 1st October. Ahead of its official launch, the French carmaker has released teaser pictures and video of the vehicle revealing its minor details.
We have already seen multiple spy pictures of the new Kwid facelift including the top-spec Climber variant. In its new avatar, the Renault Kwid will take on the Maruti Suzuki S-Presso that’s slated to see a release on 30th September, 2019.
The updated version of the hatchback has witnessed subtle cosmetic upgrades such as a new black grille, new horizontal headlamps with DRLs, split lighting with sleeker indicator lights and rear bumper integrated revised taillamps with new vertical reflectors. Read: BS6 Renault Duster Spotted; Might Get A New Petrol Engine
The new greenish-blue colour scheme along with matte finished Grey-Orange element around the bumper and headlamps, gunmetal grey alloy wheels and Orange ORVMs enhance its sporty appeal.
The spy pictures revealed that the 2019 Renault Kwid Climber features a dark grey interior with a newly-designed dashboard with new aircon vents. The hatchback’s updated model comes with a bigger touchscreen infotainment system supporting Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Read – Renault Triber MPV Prices & Details
Other key features include black fabric seat covers, matching orange streaks on the door panels, new steering wheel (without audio controls), Kwid badging on the passenger side and repositioned gear shift knob.
No changes will be made under the skin. The 2019 Renault Kwid facelift will come with the same 799cc, 3-cylinder petrol engine delivering a peak power of 54bhp and 72Nm of peak torque. Read – New Renault SUV To Challenge Hyundai Venue
The hatchback will also be available with the 1.0L, 3-cylinder petrol motor developing 67bhp against 91Nm of torque. Transmission choices will include a 5-speed manual and AMT gearbox.