The Duster Black Collector will be built in a limited run of 500 units solely for the French market and is priced at €19,490.
The turbocharged three-cylinder replaces the old naturally aspirated 1.6-liter and promises better fuel efficiency and performance.
It could mean that a Duster Hybrid is in Dacia’s future.
The new power plant replaces the previously available SCe 115 1.6-liter naturally aspirated four-cylinder unit.
The Black Collector edition will be limited to 500 numbered units, available exclusively in France.
This is how you make a great design exercise out of something ordinary like Dacia’s budget crossover.
Dacia Romania general manager said the Duster needs “more siblings|, rebranded budget Renaults are prime candidates.
The German tuner’s kit for the Duster includes underbody protection, a winch and beefy wheels.
The Techroad editions start at £11,660, £13,160 and £16,360 for the Sandero Stepway, Logan MCV Stepway and Duster respectively.
This electrified test mule wearing a first-generation Dacia Duster could be a new Andros Trophy racer.
The Ultimate series will also be known as Techroad in some countries and will be available this month.
For the upcoming Duster Pickup, Dacia has teamed up with coach-builder Romturingia.