Renault Kenya has launched the new 2019 Renault Duster in the Kenyan market. The new car is now available in 4×4 automatic and 4×2 automatic. They plan to bring the 4×4 manual in the future.
It comes with a 1.6 litre petrol engine and an exterior redesigned with a wider stance, new lines and new folds. The interior of the New 2019 Duster has a 7 inch touchscreen infotainment system, navigation with Kenya maps, automatic air conditioning, soft touch piano key dashboard and keyless access. It has a fuel economy of up to 22 km per litre.
Renault Kenya is targeting urban customers who go off-road sometimes with the new car. It also helps that the Duster is high so it can tackle even potholes in the city.
The Renault Duster 2019 is retailing for Ksh. 3.1 million for the 4×2 and Ksh. 3.45 million for the 4×4. Renault Kenya has partnered with Stanbic Bank to offer financing og up to 100% with a repayment period of up to 60 months. In addition, customers purchasing the Duster will enjoy a discounted facility fee of 1.5%.
Since the launch of Renault in Kenya in 2015, Renault Kenya have sold over 200 units of Duster making it the best-selling model in the market.
Simba Caetano Formula is the Renault official distributor in Kenya. The company is a collaboration between Simba Corporation and Salvador Caetano Group. Renault Kenya has branches in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kisumu and Kisii and will be expanding further in the future.
Renault cars available in Kenya include Kadjar, KWID, Koleos, Megane Sedan, and the Kangoo Express. Renault Kenya recently partnered with Taxify and Stanbic to provide drivers with KWID cars on loans.