Times have changed. Driving a SUV used to be the reserve of a privileged few. With Dacia Duster, it’s a pleasure more of us can enjoy. Priced from just £9,495 on-the-road, Duster offers supersize space for supermini prices. With a range of petrol and diesel engines available, and now with the choice of an automatic gearbox, there's a Duster to suit everyone's driving style.
The Dacia Duster offers a muscular design with extended wheel arches and a raised ride heigh - it's every inch a rugged off-roader. However, with it's chrome grille, stylish headlight design and alloy wheels (on Laureate and Prestige models) mean it's just as at home around town as it is out in the country.
Dacia Duster also offers you plenty of opportunities to personalise your car to own specific tastes. An extensive range of accessories, including body protection mouldings, chrome styling kits and interior armrests are available so you can specify your Duster to meet your exacting requirements.
Functionality and practicality is at the very heart of what the Dacia Duster does. The Duster offers ample space to carry 5 people, and with up to 475 litres of boot space with the rear seats up there's space for all of their luggage too. Need more space? No problem, simply fold down the rear seats and you can take advantage of up 1,636 litres of space.
The helpful touches don't stop there. The Dacia Duster offers useful storage spaces throughout the cabin and all models in the range come with longitudinal roofbars offering even more practicality.
4-wheel-drive version of the Dacia Duster benefit from Nissan's 4x4 expertise and offers a 3-mode system which adapts to changing conditions (2WD, Automatic and 4WD Lock) to offer excellent off-road ability.
With high-ground clearance and wide “approach” and “departure” angles at the front and rear of the car, the Duster is able to negotiate difficult obstacles over rugged ground. The Duster's light weight and compact dimensions make for agile off-road performance, perfect for crossing roughest terrain.
Finally the manual 6-speed gearbox offers a short ratio first gear to help the Duster maintain traction when starting on an incline, negociating steep descents or accelerating under load such as when towing.
Available as an option on Laureate models and standard on Prestige models the MediaNav touchscreen multi-media system features a 7" screen and offers a range of functions at your fingertips.
Listen to your favourite radio stations through the premium Arkymys sound system or plug in your smartdevice using the USB or aux connections. Alternativly you can stream music from your mobile device and safely receive phone calls using Bluetooth.
That's not all, the MediaNav system also includes built-in satellite navigation complete with UK and Ireland Maps. Heading further afield? Simply upgrade to full Europen mapping.