French automaker Renault has reached the 50,000 models manufacturing milestone of its compact SUV Kiger from its Chennai plant. Renault Kiger is the corporate’s first compact SUV for India and competes towards the giants like Maruti Suzuki Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Tata Nexon amongst others. However, being the most-affordable compact SUV within the nation with beginning worth under Rs 6 lakh, the Renault Kiger is among the many best-selling automobiles from the model, other than the Renault Kwid, which occurs to be the best-selling Renault mannequin within the nation.
“Crossing the milestone, despite the pandemic and ongoing semiconductor crisis, is yet another testament to the success of Renault Kiger in this challenging segment, Renault India Operations, Country CEO & Managing Director, Venkatram Mamillapalle said in a statement.”
He additional mentioned the mannequin is an “important contributor to our progress in India and has been instrumental in placing India among Renault’s top five global markets.”
“We are confident that Renault Kiger will continue to garner tremendous customer response and further bolster the brand’s growth in India and overseas,” Mamillapalle mentioned.
The Kiger was developed below a collaboration between the design groups in France and India.
Apart from India, it’s exported to South Africa, Indonesia, East African Region, (Kenya, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia) Seychelles, Mauritius, Nepal, Bhutan, Bermuda and Brunei, the corporate mentioned.