RENAULT KIGER QUICK REVIEW
The Renault Kiger is Renault’s long-awaited entry to the sub-four-meter compact SUV system. The car is spacious and comfortable with upgraded features.
The dual-toned dashboard has a tachometer, glove compartment, digital clock, outside temperature display, and digital odometer. The driver’s seat is adjustable for him/her to have a better look on the road.
The beautiful LED DRL’s headlights are adjustable, and the car comes with both front and rear fog lights. The exterior rearview mirror cum indicator is power-adjustable and is foldable electrically. The rear window has a wiper and defogger. The wheels are alloy wheels. the roof carrier is optional, which means the choice is up to you whether you want to have them or not.
The eye-catching chrome grille and chrome garnish give the car a sporty look. The alloy wheels are 16 in size, and the tubeless tyre comes in 195/60 R16 size.
The car is fitted with a radio, and it has front and rear eight speakers where the integrated 2DIN audio system is remote controlled. The other entertainment features include wireless phone charging, USB and Auxiliary input, Bluetooth connectivity, Wi-Fi connectivity. The touch screen informative is 8 inches long and connected to android auto and Apple CarPlay.
Dimensions and capacity of Renault Kiger:
Renault Kiger is 1600mm in height, 3991mm in length, 1750mm in width with a wheelbase of 2500mm. The front shoulder room is 710mm, and the rear legroom is 222mm with a turning radius of 5.02 meters and ground clearance of 205mm. Kiger’s Kerb weight is 1012kg.
The car has quite a decent boot capacity of 405 liters. This car is designed with a seating capacity of 5 with five doors.
Engine and transmission:
The Renault Kiger’s engine is a 1.0L turbocharged petrol engine with a displacement of 999cc. The max power is 98.63bhp @5000rpm, and Max torque is 152nm @2200-4400rpm. The engine has three cylinders, and each cylinder has 4 DOHC valves. The car is an auto transmission type with an MPFi fuel supply system.
The engine is turbocharged and has a gearbox of 5 speeds. The car drives on FWD drive type.
Fuel and performance:
The Renault Kiger comes with a petrol engine and has a mileage of 20kmpl as per ARAI. The fuel tank has a capacity of 40 liters. With BS-VI emission norm compliance, the car’s top speed is not declared yet by the company.
Suspension, steering, and brake:
The rear and front suspension are Torsion bean axle and Mac Pherson Strut coil spring, anti-roll bar. The front has a disc brake, and the rear tire has a drum brake. The engine accelerates from 0-100 kph in 10.0 seconds.
This car has an anti-lock brake system with brake assist. The car’s doors have a power lock, and the central locking system is available in the dashboard. The doors are secured for the child with child safety locks. The anti-theft alarm is installed to prevent any intruders. The passenger’s safety is kept in mind with four airbags to prevent severe injuries during the sudden collision.
The passengers and driver’s rearview mirror works well during both day and night. Along with the driver and the front passenger, there are seat belts for the rear passengers too. The driver’s seat is adjustable.
The car is secure with side impact beams. Some other key safety measures include engine immobilizer, engine check warning, speed sensing auto door lock.
The headlights pop up automatically when required. Kiger has a rear camera that helps in parking. It also has an impact sensing auto door unlock facility.
Comfort and convenience:
Renault Kiger does have a power steering, and the front and rear windows are power controlled. The air conditioning is surrounding the system, and there is a heater option available for winter days. The comfort level is kept high with automatic climate control and air quality control. Both trunk and fuel lid are remote-controlled; that is, you can open them either from inside or outside of the car.
The rear-seat passengers can enjoy a rear reading light, rear seat headrest, and a rear center armrest. Cup holders are present both front and rear to hold our favorite drinks and do not allow them to spill while the car is on the move.
Kiger has rear parking sensors and a well-designed navigation system. Features like keyless entry and intelligent access card entry are not to be ignored. There is a USB charger in the front and rear and a voice control facility for hands-free control.
Additional features include:
- Engine start/stop button.
- Glove box cooling.
- Low fuel warning light.
- Accessory power outlet.
- Central console armrest.
- Gearbox indicator.
The Renault Kiger is available at an ex-showroom price of 5,45,000.
The five colors in which Renault Kiger is available in Mahogany Brown, Moonlight Silver, Planet Grey, Ice Cool White, and Caspian Blue.