Ø Renault delivers KWIDs to the customers in presence of popular Punjabi singer, Harrdy Sandhu
Chandigarh, 14th February 2017: Staying true to its commitment to keep building on the success of KWID with breakthrough product innovations, Renault India, one of the fastest growing automotive brands in India, unveiled the new KWID LIVE FOR MORE edition. The unveiling of the vehicle was done by the popular Punjabi singer, Harrdy Sandhu at its dealership, Benchmark Motors Pvt. Ltd. in Panchkula.
Available in 0.8L, 1.0L and AMT variants, the LIVE FOR MORE edition features bold accents and thoughtful design enhancements to take its appeal to the next level. There is a new contrast-coloured roof-mounted spoiler, chromed front bumper liner & tail gate strip to give it a unique sporty look. Furthermore, the smart grey and red/white graphics along with electric red accents on the grille, wheel covers and dual tone roof rails complement the remarkable styling of the car. The LIVE FOR MORE badging gives it an exclusive identity. Inside the cabin, the interior trim gets red-coloured accents on the door panels and a stylish dual-tone red & black steering wheel. Other than these, the first-in-class features like the 7-inch touch screen infotainment system, digital Instrument cluster, SUV inspired design, one-touch lane change indicator, radio speed dependent volume control, pro-sense seat belt pretensioners with load limiters will be offered.
Renault introduced the Renault KWID with the Easy-R Gear Box - an all-new 5-speed Automated
Manual Transmission (AMT) technology derived from Renault’s rich and successful expertise in Formula 1 last year. It offers 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.
In addition to the unveiling of the new vehicle, the event also marked the deliveries of KWIDs by Harrdy Sandhu. KWID is a true game-changer for Renault in India that has revolutionized the compact hatchback segment. It has sold more than 1,20,000 units since the start of its sales in October 2015. With the success of KWID, Renault has witnessed exceptional growth in India. The increase in volumes have further expanded the customer base leading to a better penetration of Renault brand across the rural and upcountry markets. The KWID commands tremendous loyalty among customers and the launch of the LIVE FOR MORE EDITION adds another chapter to the unprecedented success story of the model.
Benchmark Motors Pvt. Ltd., part of Landmark Group is one of the largest chains of multi-brand auto dealerships in India with over 16 years of experience. The 3S dealership facility integrating sales, service and spares has been designed according to the RENAULTSTORE concept. RENAULTSTORE is a new generation of dealerships which have been conceptualized to best address the evolving needs of customers by highlighting the value of the brand, products, services and accessories in a modern and more effective manner.
Price of KWID LIVE FOR MORE Edition:
3.38 Lakhs to 4.36 Lakhs (Ex Showroom Panchkula)
Renault India Pvt. Ltd. is a fully owned subsidiary of Renault S.A.S. France. Renault India cars are manufactured in the manufacturing facility located in Oragadam, Chennai, with a capacity of 480,000 units per annum. Currently, Renault India also has a widespread presence of more than 270 sales and service facilities across the country with benchmark sales and service quality.
Renault India’s product line up and services have seen strong recognition among customers and industry experts alike, winning more than 60 titles, including 31 accolades for Duster as well as awards for Pulse and Scala, making Renault India one of the most awarded automotive brands in a single year in India. The Renault KWID has already bagged 31 awards, including 10 Car of the Year Awards.