- All-new Kiger will be Renault’s smallest SUV in India
- Kiger will be powered by a 1.0-litre turbo-petrol engine
- SUV is expected to be loaded with features
The Kiger (codename HBC) is a significant model for Renault in India, and one that marks the carmaker’s foray into the compact SUV segment. Initially, the sub-4m SUV was set to follow its sibling, the Nissan Magnite. However, as we reported, Nissan pushed the Magnite’s launch to January 2021, clearing the way for the Kiger to be the first compact SUV arrival from the alliance partners. The Kiger will go on sale around October 2020, allowing Renault to make the most of the festive season demand.
Built on the CMF-A+ platform
The Kiger, like the Nissan Magnite, will be based on the Alliance’s CMF-A+ platform that also underpins the Renault Triber. The compact SUV will be offered as a 5-seat model, but if the…