Tag: Dacia Duster

Dacia Duster’s Successor To Remain Affordable And Off-Road Focused Despite Electrification

The Dacia Duster has always been quite popular in Europe for offering practicality, off-road capability, and modern design in an affordable package. The third generation of the B-SUV that is expected around 2025 will keep all of those characteristics despite the electrification which will be inevitable at that point. Dacia has pledged to keep offering ICE-powered […]

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Dacia Focused On Affordability, Won’t Go Electric Until It Absolutely Has To

Renault’s value brand, Dacia, is more focused on keeping prices low than it is on moving towards electrified drivetrains. That means it won’t introduce hybrid and electric vehicles until it absolutely has to. “The question is not technical, we can put that technology on our cars, we have this [hybrid] technology on the [Renault] Clio […]

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Dacia Duster Updated With Fresh Design Details And New Tech

Romanian carmaker Dacia has unveiled the facelifted version of its best-seller, the Duster SUV. After four years in the market, the second-gen Dacia Duster gets some visual tweaks, new technology, and an automatic transmission option in order to stay fresh. Visually don’t expect any dramatic changes, as the Duster already had an appealing design successfully […]

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19.1 Seconds For 60 MPH? Even These 7 Dog-Slow Old Cars Are Faster Than A New Dacia Spring EV

Romanian budget brand Dacia has, in recent years, been on the rise. The former Eastern-Bloc carmaker is Renault’s dollar-store sub-brand, and it’s fast been making a reputation for itself as the go-to marque for those looking for an affordable ride. But there is nothing remotely fast about the Spring, the company’s new EV. To be […]

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All-New Dacia Duster Pick-Up Offers 500-Kg Payload For Under $27,000 In Its Home Market

Exactly two years ago, Romanian coachbuilder Romturingia unveiled a pickup prototype based on the second-generation Dacia Duster. Since then, Dacia has worked with Romturingia to develop a production model and today the Dacia Duster Pick-Up officially launched in Romania. As with the previous-gen model, the new Duster Pick-Up is only available as a single cab […]

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Europe’s Best-Selling Car In May Was Not A Crossover/SUV

Europe’s new car sales took a massive plunge no thanks to the restrictions amid the coronavirus pandemic, as they dropped by 57 percent in May and 43 percent during the first five months of 2020. According to information shared by JATO Dynamics and registered across 27 European markets, the best-selling car last month was the […]

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Dacia Becomes First Carmaker With Factory-Spec LPG Variants Across Entire Range

Dacia has become the first carmaker to offer LPG versions across the range, available directly from the factory. In the UK, LPG versions of the Dacia Duster, Sandero and Logan MCV can already be ordered, wearing the TCe 100 Bi-Fuel badge. Power comes from a new 1.0-liter turbocharged dual-fuel unit, combining gasoline and LPG capabilities. […]

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