Adding some interesting set of features into its multi-purpose vehicle, Renault India has launched the Lodgy 'World Edition' in the country with prices starting at ₹ 9.74 lakh for the 83bhp variant and ₹ 10.40 lakh (all prices, ex-showroom Delhi) for the 108bhp variant. The French automaker is offering the new special edition version of the MPV in the 8-seater iteration and adds 25 new enhancements to the exterior and interior of the model.
In terms of enhancements to the exterior, the new Renault Lodgy World Edition gets a jewel-studded front grille, fog-lamps with chrome garnish, two-tone aerodynamic bumper, black wheel-arch cladding, 15-inch Nepta finish alloy wheels, and 'WORLD EDITION' badging. The MPV also gets new body graphics, dual-tone roof rails with chrome satin finish, printed matte and textured B&C pillar stripping as well as a rear spoiler. Renault is offering the Lodgy World Edition in four colours, namely Fiery Red, Royal Orchid, Pearl White, and Moonlight Silver.
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."
Talking about the cabin, the Lodgy World Editio gets cosmetic changes including the glossy black foam steering wheel with two-toned World Edition badge, while the instrument cluster gets an anodised orange finish centre ring. The special edition variant continues to draw power from a 1.5-litre dCi diesel engine available in two states of tune. The MPV comes with a 6-speed manual transmission for the 108bhp variant, while a 5-speed manual is used on the 83bhp variant. The MPV claims an ARAI fuel efficiency figure of 19.98 km/l and 21.04 km/l, respectively.
In addition, Renault will also offer the 3CARE maintenance package with the Lodgy World Edition for an additional ₹ 22,142. The package includes 3 years of warranty (up to 60,000Km, 3 years of Road Side Assistance (up to 60,000Km) and 3 years of Periodic Maintenance Service (up to 30,000Km).