As you probably know, some of the regular passenger vehicles are available as commercial/cargo vans as well in the UK. And joining that list is the Dacia Duster Commercial, with prices starting at £13,995 (excluding VAT).
|Essential TCe 90||£13,995|
|Essential Blue dCi 115 4×4||£17,495|
|Expression TCe 150 EDC||£18,145|
|Expression Blue dCi 115||£16,845|
|Expression Blue dCi 115 4×4||£18,795|
Standard exterior features include LED running lights, automatic headlights, black roof rails, and black mirror caps. The Expression trim gets 16-inch alloy wheels, front fog lights, chrome-ish painted mirror caps, and heated & electrically adjustable mirrors. Inside, it’s not all barebones though; you get manual AC, front power windows, an audio system with Bluetooth connectivity, height-adjustable steering wheel, and cruise control with speed limiter.
The Expression trim boasts height & lumbar adjustable driver seat; an 8-inch touchscreen with Apple Carplay & Android Auto connectivity; two USB ports, and front power windows with driver side one-touch.
Safety kit includes front & side airbags and Emergency Brake Assist. The Expression trim adds a rear-view camera with parking sensors, and hill descent control.
Since there won’t be any passengers in the second row, the Duster Commercial boasts a cargo volume of up to 1,623 litres and a maximum payload capacity of up to 503 kg (1,109 lbs) depending on the variant.
As for powertrain options, you got a 1.0L 3-cylinder turbo petrol with 66 kW (90 metric hp) and 160 Nm (118 lb-ft) of torque, paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. The same engine is available in a TCe 150 option, paired exclusively with a 6-speed DCT. There’s also a 1.5-litre diesel engine with 84.5 kW (115 metric hp) and 260 Nm (192 lb-ft) of torque, paired with a 6-speed manual transmission. The diesel powertrain offers a 4×4 option as well.