The Mumbai-headquartered Renault India Private Limited today has unveiled the premium anniversary edition of its much popular Kwid 02 for the Indian markets. Renault, for celebrating the second anniversary of the Renault Kwid in India, has launched the Renault Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition on Friday for the Indian markets. With the introductory price of Rs. 3.43 lakhs, the Renault Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition will be available in two variants regarding engine and colors. Regarding design, the Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition has received a host of new, exclusive features alongside a revamped appearance and two new color options.
The Price for the Renault Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition in India will be starting at Rs. 3.43 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) and will go up to Rs. 3,97,900. The base model – the Kwid RXL 0.8L SCe is tagged with the price range of Rs. 3.43 lakhs, while Kwid RXT 0.8L SCe has received a price tag of Rs. 3,76,400. Similarly, two other models including Kwid RXL 1.0L SCe and Kwid RXT 1.0L SCe are priced at Rs. 3, 64,400 and Rs. 3, 97,900 respectively.
With two color variants like red and white, the Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition gets no modifications to the engine. While the 800cc variant of Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition is capable of producing 53bhp and 72 Nm, the overhead console – the1.0-litre engine variant will emit 67bhp and 91 Nm. Cosmetically, the Anniversary Edition has received a lot of modifications, while mechanically, the hatchback remains identical to the standard models.
The 1.0 liter Smart Control Efficiency engine (SCe) of the hatchback, which fuels the 1.0L SCe model is optimally manufactured for delivering superior performance. The four valves for each cylinder of the Double Over Head Camshaft (DOHC) design is intended to ensure a low-pressure drop and ultra-efficient regulator lifting for an elevated air filling; which eventually will allow the engine to produce functional power at all the low, middle, and high-end rev bands.
The special edition of Kwid 2 is limited to the higher-spec RXL and RXT variants has come up with some notable exterior modifications that include complimentary red and white external looks, the all-new SportLine graphics clubbed with 02 Insignia and the Angular 02 Insignia on the covering, an improved and refined looking roof and C-pillar, and modern looking alloy wheels. Moreover, the front portion of the hatchback looks quite sporty with the all-new Sportline front, while the skid plates in the rear division are giving it a classy look.
Moreover, the Kwid 2 anniversary edition also features new seat upholstery with the 02 insignia, new floor mats, latest side air ducts, a new muscular steering wheel, new two-tone gear shifter, and a new piano-black center front with dark ivory curves. With two exterior color variants like Fiery Red and Ice Cool White, the pre-booking for the Kwid 02 Anniversary Edition have started from 25th August in all the Renault dealership centers across the country.