Renault Pulse a New Car or Makeover of Nissan Micra

Renault Pulse is a new hatchback car in Indian market. When you see Renault Pulse you may say OMG it is a new car or just makeover of Nissan Micra.

Yes Renault Pulse is built on same platform as Nissan Micra. You will find very few changes in this car compared to Micra. This looks almost the same just few changes in front larger grille and refreshed headlights.

Renault Pulse

Renault Pulse is powered with 1461cc K9K turbo diesel engine same as Logan and Micra ride quality is about the same as Micra. So it was not just about the looks engine is about the same as Micra.

If you think comparison is just over wait interiors of Renault Pulse are also the same as Micra. You will find similar circular grey plastics dashboard inside same as Micra. Features like keyless start and electric folding mirrors are also the same.

Renault Pulse

Now I have told you lot about the similarity of Renault Pulse with Nissan Micra now have a look at features and specifications of Renault Pulse.

Renault Pulse comes with a 1.5 litre diesel engine with a 5-speed manual transmission which gives 63bhp and 16.3kgm torque. Pulse have more space inside and legroom. Renault Pulse has got ARAI-certified fuel efficiency of 23.08kpl. It offers a unique 2+2 year 80,000km warranty and 24 hour roadside and navigation assistance.

Renault Pulse will be built at Renault-Nissan’s Chennai plant. At present only diesel engine variant. Renault Pulse RXL model is priced at Rs. 5.77 lakh and which comes with a manual A/C and a driver airbag. Its top-end RXZ model is priced at Rs. 6.25 lakh and comes with automatic climate control, fog lamps, alloy wheels, leather-wrapped steering wheel, rear defogger, roof spoiler dual airbags and smart access key and push button start.

Renault Pulse

Renault Pulse Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)

Pulse RxL: Rs. 5.77 lakh
Pulse RxL with Airbags: Rs. 5.89 lakh
Pulse RxZ: Rs. 6.25 lakh
Pulse RxZ with Passenger Airbags: Rs. 6.37 lakh

It can be difficult for buyers to choose which car to buy when both cars look similar. It’s totally an individual choice of buying Renault Pulse over Nissan Micra.