How many miles is a Dacia Duster good for?

How many miles is a Dacia Duster good for?

If you have an eye on cutting your fuel bills, you might find the TCe 100 Bi-Fuel an interesting prospect. The much lower price of LPG brings the potential for massive savings. Even better, the fact it has two fuel tanks means that it has an official range of 767 miles.

Is a Dacia Duster reliable?

The Duster’s reliability record is a little mixed, according to our most recent reliability surveys, with plenty of irritating but small faults mentioned. It finished mid-table in its SUV class. Dacia as a brand finished in a reasonable 13th place out of 32 manufacturers in our most recent survey.

Why are Dacia Dusters so cheap?

Renault has been very disciplined in keeping Dacia’s costs down. They’re built in a low-cost country, using engines and platforms and electrics that have all been long-ago amortised by other cars, and integrating the dealerships with Renault rather than starting a separate network.

Are dacias cheap to fix?

Not only that, but they are also cheap to repair. The parts are common and easy to source, meaning that you won’t have to fork out a fortune for the repair costs. So there are a few reasons why Dacia are reliable.

What is the road tax on a Dacia Duster?


Annual Road Tax Six-monthly Road Tax
Prestige SCe 115 4×2 5d £165.00 £90.75
Prestige SCe 115 4×4 5d £165.00 £90.75
Prestige TCe 100 Bi-Fuel 5d £155.00 £85.25
Prestige TCe 130 4×2 5d £165.00 £90.75

Are dacias underpowered?

Dacia has improved the Sandero driving experience, but the base model feels underpowered.

Who makes the engine for Dacia?

In 2018, Renault first rolled out across its Dacia range its new modified Euro 6 compliant 1.5-litre common-rail turbodiesel engine.

Is Dacia Duster fuel efficient?

A figure of 57.6mpg is mightily impressive for an SUV and, although it drops to 53.3mpg in the 4×4 version, it remains an economical proposition.

What make of engine is in a Dacia Duster?

Dacia has only announced one diesel engine for the Duster: a well proven 1.5-litre dCi 115 that’s also found under the bonnet of Renault and Nissan models. With 113bhp, it has enough to allow the Duster to accelerate from 0-62mph in 10.5 seconds. This engine also feels well suited to towing and load-carrying.

Is the Renault Duster engine good?

Renault Duster is a nice car with great engine power, with a fuel economy of 25kmpl.

Is the Dacia Duster finally getting a mid-life refresh?

As any younger sibling will tell you, sometimes you just have to wait your turn. So while a whole host of Dacia models have made their debuts in recent months, the Dacia Duster family SUV has been sitting in the corner, patiently waiting for the right time to receive its mid-life refresh. And, finally, here it is.

Should I buy a Dacia Duster?

The Duster cleverly shares body parts across the Dacia range and the number of available options is small. Sure it’s a bit slow, a tad unrefined, a little light on available active-safety features.

How much will the new Duster cost?

Pricing for this facelifted Duster hasn’t been announced yet, but Dacia won’t want to increase it by too much; the Duster is currently the cheapest new SUV you can buy and a starting price of around £12,500 would allow it to retain that title. For all the latest reviews, advice and new car deals, sign up to the What Car? newsletter here

Is the Duster all you will ever need?

It’s diesel, it costs about £20,000 and it might just be all the car you will ever need – 30 March 2022 The Duster has already started doing that familiar Dacia thing: gobbling miles just because it’s so damned convenient and economical.