Dacia Duster is known as the most affordable 4×4 vehicle in the world for its performances, with great value for money. Duster nameplate quickly became the most sold vehicle of Renault Group (year 2014), as Duster is sold under Dacia and Renault badges. This particular model is a top of the line diesel version.
Model: Dacia Duster / Dacia Duster 1.5 dCi 4WD
Body type: SUV, 5 seats
Price without VAT: 15,806 Euros
Engine: 1.5-litre (1,461 cc) 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, 8 valves, intercooler, common rail direct injection. The maximum output is 80 kW / 110 PS/hp at 4,000 rpm and peak torque is 240 Nm (approx. 177 lb-ft), available at 1,750 rpm.
Gearbox: 6-speed manual transmission
Tyres: Continental CrossContact LX 215/65 R16 98H
Acceleration 0-100 km/h (0-62 mph): 12.9 seconds
Top speed: 168 km/h
Declared average fuel consumption: 5.2 liters of diesel per 100 km
Emissions: EU5, 135 g CO2/km
Fuel tank (l): 50
Dimensions (mm): L 4,315 / w 1,822 / h 1,695
Luggage compartment capacity (l): 408 / 1,570
Wheelbase (mm): 2,673
Weight: 1,216 kg
Ground clearance (mm): 210
Front suspension: 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, fog lights, height adjustable steering wheel, height adjustable front seatbelts, trip computer, ECO mode function.
Main optional equipment (price in Euros, without VAT)
Gris Olive Metalic Paint (241), Media Nav infotainment system with 7 inch touch screen (241), map for Europe (80), leather interior (403), rear parking sensors (161), cruise control and speed limiter (161), leather steering wheel (80), heated front seats (80), and 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
+ big luggage compartment
+ easy to use infotainment and fast CPU
– soft suspension
– Media Nav infotainment system positioned too low
Driven by Adrian M. for 406 km, 7.1 l/100 km average fuel consumption, 22,237 km total mileage of the car.
Filmed at AFI Palace Cotroceni