In addition to the “selective catalytic reduction” system (SCR), the Blue dCi 115 engines operate with a new air-water exchanger, a higher injection pressure (2,000 bars) and new gearbox ratios. The Blue dCi 115 4×4 engine has a CO2 output of 123g/km and achieves 60.1mpg (WLTP) with 192 ft lb of torque at 2,000 rpm.
The Blue dCi 115 4×4 is available with a manual transmission across three trim levels; Essential, Comfort and Prestige. In Essential trim, the Blue dCi 4×4 engine is available from £15,695 and features 16-inch ‘Fidji’ steel wheels, body coloured front and rear bumpers, manual air conditioning, heat adjustable driver’s seat, DAB radio with steering-column mounted controls and Bluetooth connectivity.
Comfort trim, available from £17,395, adds 16-inch ‘Cyclade’ alloy wheels, front-seat armrest, leather steering wheel, graphite cloth upholstery, rear parking camera and sensors, electric front and rear windows, heated and electrically adjustable door mirrors, MediaNav 7-inch touchscreen multimedia system (Satellite navigation, USB and AUX connection points) and a 7-function on-board computer, all as standard.
In top-of-the-range Prestige specification, the Blue dCi 4×4 is available from £18,695 and adds even more luxuries with brand new 17-inch ‘Diamond-cut’ alloy wheels, multi-view camera, blind spot warning, climate control and keyless entry.
The new Duster has a high ground clearance of 210mm, approach and departure angles of 30 and 33 degrees respectively, as well as Hill Descent Control and Hill Start Assist. Also as standard on 4×4 versions is a 4×4 monitor that incorporates a compass and notifies the driver of the vehicle’s angle in real time.
All-New Duster Blue dCi 4×4 Ownership Information & Pricing
|VED (Year 1)||Ins. group||Price|
|Essential Blue dCi 115 4×4||60.1||123||29||£205||14E||£15,695|
|Comfort Blue dCi 115 4×4||60.1||123||29||£205||15E||£17,395|
|Prestige Blue dCi 115 4×4||60.1||123||29||£205||15E||£18,695|