Renault India has launched a new ‘World Edition’ line of its Lodgy MPV with a starting price of INR 9.74 lakh ex-showroom Delhi. The special edition Lodgy features as many as 25 changes to the exterior and interior along with additional features. It will be available in both 85 PS and 110 PS variants at an introductory price of INR 9.74 Lakhs and INR 10.40 Lakhs (ex-Delhi) respectively. The standard Lodgy range starts at INR 7.58 lakh ex-Delhi.
On the outside, the Lodgy World Edition gets a bold, jewel-studded front grille with fog lamps and chrome satin garnish. The two-tone bumper on the car gets an even better aesthetic appeal with the new 15” Nepta finish alloy wheels with black wheel-arch cladding. The new variant also gets WORLD EDITION badging along with body graphics and dual-tone roof rails with chrome satin finish. The side moldings on the car come finished in black & chrome along with printed matte & textured B&C pillar stripping and a rear spoiler. The Lodgy World Edition is available in four colours – the new Fiery Red, Royal Orchid, Pearl White and Moonlight Silver.
On the inside, the new Lodgy World Edition gets chrome trims on the dashboard and chrome door handles. The glossy black foam steering wheel gets a two-toned WORLD EDITION badge. The upholstery is new, too with anodized orange lining, as well as a new anodized orange finish on the centre ring of the instrument cluster and air vents. The seats also get an added bolster support for more comfort and control.
Other value added features include 2nd and 3rd row smart-sense AC ensuring efficient cooling in all 3 rows, electrically adjustable mirrors, 2 DIN music system, Bluetooth, central locking with keyless entry, headlight turn on reminder, and 12V charging sockets across 2 rows for both drivers and passengers.
Renault has also announced – 3CARE comprehensive maintenance which includes 3 years of warranty (up to 60,000 kms), 3 years of Road Side Assistance (up to 60,000 Kms) and 3 years of Periodic Maintenance Service (up to 30,000 Kms). All this will be offered at a price starting at INR 22,142.
The Lodgy World Edition will be available across all Renault dealerships in India starting today.
The Lodgy World Edition will be powered by the proven 1.5 litre dCi (Common Rail Direct Injection) engine, and will be available in 110PS and 85PS options. The more powerful diesel variant will deliver 110PS of maximum power and peak torque of 245Nm@1750rpm. The engine is mated to a first-in-segment 6-speed manual transmission. The ARAI certified fuel efficiency of the Lodgy is an impressive 19.98 kmpl. The 85PS variant on the Lodgy features 200Nm of torque at 1900rpm and comes with a 5-speed manual transmission. The fuel efficiency of this variant is an even more impressive 21.04 kmpl.
Commenting on the launch of the Lodgy World Edition, Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO and Managing Director, Renault India Operations, said, “Since its launch, Lodgy has been steadily gaining momentum in India despite the challenges faced in the MPV segment. We have thousands of happy families experiencing Lodgy and testifying to its superior attributes. With the Lodgy World Edition, we will further augment Lodgy’s value proposition and appeal, with distinctive exterior and interior enhancements that reflect evolving customer trends, coupled with the superior performance, comfort, safety, space and unmatched fuel efficiency that has become a hallmark of the Lodgy range. We will continue to engage customers with this segment defining product and Lodgy will play a significant role in our growth plans in India, along with the other volume drivers.”
The full list of the Lodgy World Edition, followed by the prices of all the Lodgy variants are provided below
|Variants||Prices: Ex- Showroom Delhi|
|LODGY 85 PS (Std)||7.59 Lakh|
|LODGY 85 PS RxE (8 seater)||8.57 Lakh|
|LODGY 85 PS RxE (7 seater)||8.57 Lakh|
|LODGY 85 PS RxL (8 seater)||9.44 Lakh|
|LODGY World Edition 85 PS|
|LODGY World Edition 110 PS|