Renault brand on January 28 in India will present a new crossover Kiger. Initially, the new product will appear on the local market.
In the Indian market, the novelty will compete with other crossovers with a length of less than 4 meters. We are talking about the Hyundai Venue, KIA Sonet, and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The official premiere of the production version of the Renault Kiger should take place on January 28 this year.
Recall that the Renault Kiger concept car debuted in November 2020. Renault said that the design of the production version of the Kiger will be as close as possible to the concept. Specialists from the French and Indian studios of the company worked on the model.
The platform donor for Kiger is likely to be the Nissan Magnite, which will also share the engine range. If this is the case, then Renault Kiger received a liter 3-cylinder engine in two versions-atmospheric and turbocharged, with a return of 72 and 100 horsepower, respectively. The younger one is combined with a 5-speed manual transmission, the older one is also available with a CVT. Front-wheel drive only.