Showing posts in the category of Dacia

Renault Boss Says Dacia Kwid Will Not Happen


Read more

The following statements from Renault CEO Carlos Ghosn may surprise some people, especially in Europe where the Dacia brand represents the low-cost alternative to Renault vehicles.

Dacia Duster Double Cab Pickup Spotted Testing


Read more

Rumors of a double cab Dacia Duster pickup aren’t new, and were first reported in India, around the end of 2012. We obviously didn’t buy into them all that much, but it all became a bit more real when Renault revealed the Oroch concept in Brazil, as well as commissioning a fleet of single cab pickups for the Romanian oil company.

Renault Kwid Looks Totally Legit Rendered As A Dacia


Read more

Even though you've barely had time to digest the all-new Renault Kwid, you had to have known that a Dacia rendering was in the works, so here it is!

Renault Brings Low Cost Kayou For Testing In Europe, Could Get Dacia Badge


Read more

When was the last time you saw a new car with just three lug nuts? That should tell you a lot about Renault's new affordable city car codenamed XBA.

Renault Sandero RS Has First Public Track Outing in Brazil


Read more

Renault continues the teasing operation of the Sandero RS budget hot-hatch, although very revealing photos of the car have been released by a Brazilian website last week.

Brazilian Site Reveals Renault Sandero RS


Read more

Brazilian site FlatOut has just released a set of low-res photos of the new Renault Sandero RS, a RenaultSport model destined for markets where such models aren’t available. The shots reveal the car will have different front and rear bumpers, larger side sills, 16-inch wheels and smoked lights at the back too.

Dacia Launches Duster Commercial in the UK


Read more

If you need the space, flexibility and affordability of a Duster crossover, but don’t really need the rear seating, Dacia UK now has the answer. It's called the Duster Commercial and the formula is very simple, but it’s bound to find its crowd – SsangYong sells a similar version of its Korando, so the commercial crossover is actually a niche in itself.

Dacia UK Sales Still on the Upswing in 2015


Read more

Dacia reported strong growth figures last year in the UK, and the trend has now been confirmed to continue into 2015. The manufacturer reports an increase of 10.3 percent in its Q1 sales over 2014, shifting a total of 7,524 vehicles.

Dacia Announces UK Pricing For Laureate Prime Special Edition Models


Read more

Dacia first revealed their top of the range Sandero, Logan MCV and Duster Laureate Prime models at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show two weeks ago, celebrating 10 years since the brand's rebirth in Europe.

Dacia Gives Duster New 125PS Turbo Petrol, Showcases Range-Wide Special Editions


Read more

Dacia has updated the Duster lineup with a new petrol engine, the 1,198cc TCe 125 unit offered exclusively with all-wheel drive.

Is Britain’s Cheapest Estate, The Dacia Logan MCV, Worth It?


Read more

Priced from £6,995, the Dacia Logan MCV is Britain’s most affordable estate model on sale. And that’s a key element to consider when reviewing this car, as Carbuyer’s Ginny Buckley found out.

Dacia Launches 10th Anniversary Special Editions for Entire Lineup


Read more

Dacia is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its launch in western Europe with limited-edition versions of its entire range. Debuting at the Geneva Motor Show, the 10th anniversary limited-edition versions will be available for the Sandero, Duster, Lodgy, Dokker, Logan and Logan MCV – the only model not included is the Dokker Van.

Scoop: Sportier Dacia Sandero Model on the Way


Read more

Our spies have snapped up what appears to be a Dacia Sandero that crashed into a shed full of Renault RS bits and some stuck to it. It’s got a sporty steering wheel, a six-speed gear kob and a seat with plenty of lateral support for the driver.

Renault Bringing Surprise RS Model & Limited Edition Dacia to Geneva


Read more

Besides the all-new Kadjar compact SUV, which will take center stage at the Geneva Motor Show and will be showcased in a number of different versions, Renault has also announced a “surprise” product from Renault Sport.

Renault Group Sold 2.7 Million Vehicles in 2014, Dacia Exceeded 500,000 Sales


Read more

Renault Group sales of private cars and light commercial vehicles increased by 3.2 percent to 2,712,432 vehicles last year, with the Dacia budget brand accounting for 511,465 sales.

Dacia Reports Strong UK Sales in 2014


Read more

Two years into its UK foray, Dacia posted good sales numbers as 2014 drew to a close. A total of 23,862 vehicles were shifted (90 percent went to private buyers), which equates to an impressive 39.2 percent increase over 2013.

Next Dacia Duster Here in 2016, Reportedly with Seven Seat Option


Read more

French publication Cardisiac says Dacia is getting ready for the 2016 reveal of its all-new Duster. It says the new model will bring some “high-risk” changes to the now familiar formula, the most important of which will be the addition of a three-row variant.

UK Mall Shoppers Asked to Guess Price of Dacia Duster


Read more

You may remember a video we featured about two years ago in which UK mall shoppers were asked to guess how much a Dacia Sandero cost.

It was a sponsored ad to promote the then new Romanian hatchback, and now it’s been rehashed and slightly changed for the Duster.

European New Car Sales on the Rise, Still “No Party Time”


Read more

In November, new car sales in Europe increased by 1 percent to 989,457 vehicles, according to data provided by ACEA, the automotive industry association. It was the 15th consecutive month that registrations rose – but things are still far from rosy.

Dacia Duster 4x4 Beats Military Snowcat on Steep Snowy Road


Read more

Since Norway is a mountainous country with a cold climate, it goes without saying that 4x4 vehicles are highly popular there. But all-wheel drive vehicles aren’t enough for some people, who use specialized military vehicles to reach isolated areas.