Renault Nepal is all-set to launch the new Triber in the Nepalese market today at a starting price of Rs 28.20 Lakhs. However, the sub-4 metre seven-seater Triber will only be available in a five-seater configuration in the Nepalese market. The compact multi-purpose vehicle Triber will be available in three trims – RXE (Rs 28.20 Lakhs), RXL (Rs 31.60 Lakhs), and RXZ (Rs 33.99 Lakhs) with more than 20 features as standard across all trims.
The Triber gets a sporty look upfront with the Renault logo highlighted on the triple edge chrome front grille which extends to the projector headlamps. The LED DRLs are circled in chrome and black headlamp masks. At the rear, the vehicle gets eagle beak split tail lamps which extend onto the outside of the wings and taper to point to the centre of the tailgate. Other features include front and rear SUV skid plates, roof bars and black plastic wheel arch protections.
The interior is a modern-day affair with a with two-tone colours, from deep black for the upper part of the dashboard to a beige tone for the lower part and door trims. It gets a host of features like an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone connectivity, Auto climate control, tilt steering adjust, seat height adjust, MID display, four-door power windows, powered ORVMs, rear defogger, start/stop button and hands-free card, among others. In addition to the lower glove compartment, which is also cooled, there is an upper glove compartment with a capacity of more than 4 litres. The Triber offers the best level of interior storage compartments of up to 31 litres.
The Triber comes equipped with a 1.0-litre 3-cylinder petrol engine which generates 71 Bhp with 96 Nm torque. It is paired with a five-speed manual transmission. The Triber has a length of 3,990 mm, and the width and height are 1,739 mm and 1643 mm, respectively. The wheelbase is 2,636 mm, while the ground clearance is 182 mm. Similarly, the vehicle boasts of a massive 625-litre bootspace. The Triber also comes with functional roof rails with a load-carrying capacity of 50 kg.
Safety features on the Triber include ABS with EBD, 3-point belts in all rows, four airbags (driver, passenger, and front sides), rear parking sensors and reverse camera. The Triber is the outcome of a joint project between Renault teams in India and France and is based on the modified version of Renault’s CMF-A+ platform. The new Triber is available in five colour options – Fiery Red, Ice Cool White, Moonlight Silver, Electric Blue and Metal Mustard.