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Renault sedan to hit Indian roads before Diwali

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 10:14

Zeebiz Bureau

New Delhi: After setting its eyes on the Indian market with its SUV Duster, auto maker Renault is set to unveil its sedan before Diwali, a top company official said on Wednesday.

Renault India Managing Director Marc Nassif stated that the last five of the products that the company had earlier promised will be launched “certainly before Diwali”

He said Renault also planned to bring smaller cars costing below Rs 4.5 lakh to India. 'We have plans to bring in smaller cars to India costing below Rs 4.5 lakh. We are working on a more compact platform, we are working fast track on going to smaller cars', he said.

Renault has three models in India - premium sedan Fluence, luxury SUV Koleos and premium compact - Pulse, besides Duster. Another car, a small sedan, Future, would be launched by Diwali, he said.

Renault has 55 dealerships in India, which they plan to increase to around 100 by end 2012.They would be present with five products across segments by end 2012.

Duster, with all features of a premium vehicle will be offered at an introductory Rs 7.19 lakh entry price for petrol and Rs 7.99 lakh for diesel cars. There will be eight variants.

With Agency Inputs

First Published: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 - 10:14
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