The Kaptur is a small beautiful SUV similar in design to the Captur sold in Europe. The Renault Kaptur is a 5 seater urban crossover based on the highly popular Clio hatchback in some markets. While it can be transformed into seven seater, a report emerged on the internet said the SUV will only get two rows of seats and will be positioned above the Duster in the Indian product portfolio.
Upcoming SUV Renault Kaptur is likely to be powered by 1.6L petrol and 1.5L diesel engine, could become super flagship model. Expect the launch time will be Dewali 2017 at a starting price of around Rs. 9-12 lakhs.
Renault Kaptur Specification and Features
In Russian Market Renault Kaptur has availablewith two engine options. The 1.6-litre petrol motor develops a power output of 114 hp. The range-topping 4-cylinder petrol with 2 Ltr of displacement pumps out a maximum power of 143 horses.
Renault Kaptur 2017 Specifications
|Engine Specification||1.6-litre with 4-Cyl||1.5-litre with 4-Cyl, Turbo|
|Max. Power||103 BHP||109 BHP|
|Peak Torque||150 Nm||250 Nm|
|Transmission||5-Speed Manual||6-Speed Manual|
|Ground Clearance||204 mm|
In 1.6-litre petrol engine gives maximum power of 102 bhp with 5,750 rpm and maximum torque of 145 Nm with 3,750 rpm. The K9K Diesel engine with a VGT turbo 1.5-litre diesel motor will produce 108 bhp and 248 Nm of torque.
The Renault Kaptur is more likely to rival against the likes of Mahindra’s flagship XUV500, Honda BR-V, SUV segment leading Hyundai Creta and the all-new Tata Hexa.
- Petrol- 12-14 kml
- Diesel- 16-18 kml
Renault Kaptur Price in India
|Renault Kaptur SUV Price List (Expected)|
|Variants SUV Model||Petrol||Diesel|
|Renault Kaptur RxE||INR 9.20 lakhs||INR 10.17 Lakhs|
|Renault Kaptur RxL||INR 9.90 Lakhs||INR 11.05 Lakhs|
|Renault Kaptur RxS||INR 11.24 Lakhs||INR 12.18 Lakhs|
|Renault Kaptur RxZ||INR 12.10 Lakhs||INR 13.50 Lakhs|