Dacia Duster with 1.2 TCe engine is the most powerful Duster sold under Dacia badge and it is sold with Front Wheel Drive (FWD) and 4WD – like the model featured here. This car is the first generation Dacia Duster with facelift. The improvement ads new design for headlights, tail lights, instrument cluster and front fascia now integrates Media NAV multimedia and navigations system.
Model: Dacia Duster / Dacia Duster 1.2 TCe 4WD
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 15,080 Euros
Engine: 1.2-litre (1,197 cc) 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, 16 valves, intercooler, petrol direct injection. The maximum output is 92 kW / 125 PS/hp at 5,250 rpm and peak torque is 205 Nm (approx. 151 lb-ft), available at 2,000 rpm.
Transmission: 6-speed manual gearbox and 4×4 (4WD)
Tyres: Continental CrossContact LX 215/65 R16 98H
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 11.0 seconds
Top speed: 177 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 6.4 liters of petrol per 100 km
Emissions: EU6, 145 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 50
Dimensions (mm): L 4,315 / w 1,822 / h 1,695 (1,625 mm without roof rails)
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 408 / 1,570
Wheelbase (mm): 2,673
Weight (DIN/EU): 1,312 kg/1,387 kg
Ground clearance (mm): 210
Front suspension: Independent, McPherson struts, coil springs, sway bar.
Rear suspension: Independent, multi-link, coil springs.
Main standard equipment
Airbags for driver and front passenger, side airbags for driver and front passenger; ABS; ESP/ESC; manual air conditioning; power steering; four electrically powered side windows; electrically adjustable and heated side mirrors; fog lights; height adjustable steering wheel; height adjustable front seatbelts; trip computer; ECO mode function.
Main optional equipment (price in euro, without VAT)
Bleu Cosmos Metallic Paint (241); Media Nav infotainment system with 7 inch touch screen (241); map for Europe (80); rear parking sensors (161); cruise control and speed limiter (161); leather steering wheel (80); heated front seats (80); Pack Look (645) consisting roof rails, Dark Metal side mirrors caps, Dark Metal 16 inch alloy wheels, black tinted rear windows.
+ good off-road performance
+ good fuel economy
+ very good engine performance
+ very good soundproofing
+ big luggage compartment
+ easy to use infotainment and fast CPU
– soft suspension
– Media Nav infotainment system positioned too low
Driven by Adrian M. for 261 km, 8.7 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 5,762 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni