Renault India Introduces New Renault KWID live 2018 special edition

Renault India, launched the Renault KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition today, to kick-start the new year. Staying true to its commitment to keep building on the success of KWID with breakthrough product innovations, the LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition is adorned with 10 new enhancements that not only accentuates the lifestyle quotient through exterior styling of the KWID but also makes it technologically better equipped with the addition of Reverse Parking Sensors.

The Renault KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition will be available in 0.8L and 1.0LSCe (Smart Control efficiency) powertrains with manual (MT) and automated transmissions (AMT).

The Renault KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition will offer segment-leading length, power to weight ratio, boot space, ground clearance and cutting-edge technology. Led by its SUV inspired design, it comprises of several first-in-segment features including the 7-inch touchscreen MediaNAV system, digital Instrument cluster, one-touch lane change indicator and radio speed dependent volume control. Also for the first time, the KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition is equipped with the Reverse Parking Sensor system, an important safety and convenience feature.

Fascinating new features

Attractive smart new exterior design elements, there are dual-tone Speedster Graphics running across the hood, roof and sides of the car that expresses the vehicle’s sportier stance. It features special styling and a colour combination consisting of Black, Dark Grey with Lime accents for light body colour and Black, Silver with Lime accents for Dark Body Colour for a trendy exterior. The steel silver -accentuated front grille inserts and the wheel covers get a dash of electric lime accents as well. Offering a sleek profile, it features dual-tone arching roof bars and lime streak ORVMs giving it a glamourous look. Live For More insignia on the door, distinctively indicates the exclusivity of the Edition. Apart from the Speedster, there is also an option to choose from the popular Sportz and Rallycrossgraphics.

Complementing the dynamic and sporty exterior, the interior of the KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition is in perfect semblance. The digital instrument cluster and piano black centre fascia with chrome surround that houses the Touchscreen MediaNav pleasantly creates a contemporary and high-quality feel that exudes style and practicality.

Elegant features includes its boot capacity of 300 litres , ergo-smart cabin, multiple storage spaces, upper segment body dimensions, interior space, service parts maintenance cost, ride & handling and several personalization options.

About specification and performance – KWID LIVE MORE RELOADED 2018

Engine                                                                  KWID 800cc                                                     KWID 1000 cc
Type                                                                      799cc, 3cylinder, petrol                                999 cc, 3 cylinder, petrol
Power                                                                   53.2 bhp @5,678 rpm                                    67 bhp @5,500 rpm
Torque                                                                 72 Nm @ 4,386 rpm                                       91 Nm  @4,250  rpm
Transmission                                                     5- speed manual                                              5- speed manual

Powering the kwid is an all new 799 cc, 3 cylinder DOHC petrol engine that is also available on the Datsun Redi – Go. This engine is good for 53.2 bhp of power and 72 NM of torque. Power is transmitted to the front wheels via a 5 speed manual gearbox. This super compact engine is claimed to be the most fuel efficient in its league.

The top model is also available  with a 1.0 litre , 3 cylinder  petrol engine that produces 67 bhp of power and 91 NM of torque. A five speed manual gearbox is offered as standard, while an AMT (automated manual transmission) unit is available as optional. The 2018 ,model will also come with same set of engines.

 

Renault Kwid 2018 Mileage –
800 cc                                                                  25.17  kmpl
1000cc                                                                 24  kmpl (AMT) & 23.01  kmpl (MT)

The kwid 800cc is the most fuel efficient in its category, offering a fuel efficiency of 25.17 kmpl.
on the flip side, the 1000cc model delivers 23.01 kmpl and 24 kmpl in manual and automatic versions respectively.
Renault kwid live 2018 special edition – giving an extremely worthwhile package

The Renault KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition will add greater diversity to the KWID range, taking forward the positioning of KWID as a car that enables customers’ to ‘Live For More’. The 1.0 litre Smart Control Efficiency engine (SCe) which powers the 1.0L SCe range is optimally designed for better performance. The 4 valves per cylinder of the Double Over Head Camshaft (DOHC) layout ensures low pressure drop and super- efficient valve lift for a higher air filling; thus allowing the engine to make usable power at low end, mid-range and high-end rev bands. This high technology engine offers excellent drivability, be it slick city streets or on the highway. The Easy-R Gear Box is a 5-speed Automated Manual Transmission (AMT) technology derived from Renault’s rich and successful expertise in Formula 1. It will enable a clutch free driving experience that combines the fuel economy and performance of a manual transmission with the convenience of automated gear shifting. The Innovative Shift Control Dial with three modes Reverse – Neutral – Drive has been smartly designed for ease of use. An advanced control unit automatically optimizes gear shifting in accordance with driving conditions for smooth and regular acceleration to offer a comfortable and stress-free driving experience. The 0.8 litre SCe range is powered by a 54bhp, 799cc, three-cylinder engine, paired to a five-speed manual transmission.

KWID stands testament to Renault’s focus on getting the fundamentals right, in terms of product, design, features, technology, launch timing, value and strategy. With the KWID range comprising of the 0.8L, 1.0L MT, 1.0L AMT and CLIMBER, Renault has made its intent clear of keeping pace with global innovations and at the same time launching products to suit the local needs with a strong product lifecycle plan.

 

Available in five exciting body colour options – Fiery Red, Ice Cool White, Moonlight Silver, Outback Bronze and Planet Grey, bookings for the KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 Edition have commenced across all Renault dealerships in India and will be available for a limited period. Bookings can be made either at the dealerships or through the KWID App, which could be easily downloaded from the Google Playstore or Apple Store.

 

RENAULT KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 EDITION: EX-SHOWROOM PRICES
Variants                                                          Prices: Ex- Showroom Delhi Starting at
KWID 0.8L SCe                                            INR. 266700
KWID 1.0L SCe MT                                     INR. 357900
KWID 1.0L SCe AMT                                  INR. 387900

 

RENAULT KWID LIVE FOR MORE RELOADED 2018 EDITION: SPECIFICATIONS

 

KWID Live For                     0.8L SCe                               1.0 SCe and AMT
More Reloaded
2018 Edition

Length                                   3679 mm                                3679 mm
Width                                    1579 mm                                 1579 mm
Height                                   1478 mm                                1478 mm
Wheelbase                            2422mm                                 2422mm
Engine capacity                   799cc                                     999 cc
Configuration                                   3 cylinders, DOHC 4 valves per cylinder
Power                                     54 bhp@ 5,678 RPM;          68 PS @5500 RPM
Torque                                   72 Nm@ 4386 RPM;           91Nm @ 4250 RPM
Tyre size                                155/80 R13
Front suspension                Mac Pherson Strut with lower traversing link
Rear suspension                 Twist beam suspension with coil spring
Boot volume                          300 litres / 1115 litres when rear seats folded
Fuel tank volume                 28 litres