Renault Duster is a robust, reliable and easy-to-drive SUV that has conquered the Indian car market. It encompasses most of the sought-after features of an SUV while being a fuel efficient car. This makes it ideal for Indian environment. No other car has created the sensation recently that Renault Duster has done in the Indian automotive industry.
All-terrain vehicles are generally larger in size, but Duster has compact dimensions. It has high ground clearance (210mm), short overhangs (822mm at the front, 820mm at the rear) and big clearance angles. The reinforced under body is suitable for all-track and all-terrain use. In terms of safety features it is loaded with lot of safety features such as air bags, ABS with EBD.
Duster established the new segment – Compact Sports Utility Vehicle – even though few cars where available in this segment none could establish volume. The Duster took the Indian market by storm. It captured 23% market share in just one year.