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Nissan Finally Launched Nissan Datsun GO in India on Wednesday Automobile News
Japanese automobile giant Nissan launched Nissan Datsun GO in Indian Market on Wednesday with price under 4 lakh. President and CEO of Nissan at India, Kenichiro Yomura said that it is tough time for Nissan in India because sales are not up to the targeted figures. Sales declined by 10% in ongoing year. Target set by Nissan in India by 2017 is 10% of passenger vehicle. Kenichiro Yomura also said that they are going to increase dealer market by 145 in India to reach customer throughout India and also planning to launch 3 more model with same brand Nissan Datsan GO by 2016 and it has already announced the Go+ will be second model.
Smart step by Nissan, actually they are targeting first time buyer which is huge in India almost 40 percent. There are huge crowd in India who are eager to buy low cost car. Here Nissan Datsun Go will directly compete with Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai EO, Ford Figo, Maruti Wagon R, Hyundai Santro and Hyundai i10. India is growing market and there are big opportunity for players to launch in growing market like India and Brazil.
Let’s see the exact price of Nissan Datsun GO with features, Lowest Nissan Datsun GO D price is Rs 3,12,270, the middle variant A will be at Rs 3,46,482 and Highest Nissan Datsun Go T will be cost Rs 3,69,999 (Prices are ex showroom(Delhi)) while competitor (Maruti Suzuki Alto, Hyundai Eon) prices are: Maruti Alto 800 (Between Rs 2.37 lakh To. 3.52 lakh), Maruti Alto K10(Between Rs. 3.15 lakh To 3.31 lakh), Hyundai’s Eon (Between Rs. 2.83 lakh to 3.85 lakh) (Prices are ex showroom(Delhi)).
Nissan Datsun GO equipped with 1.2-litre, 1198 cc , 3-cylinder, indirect injection unit that develops a max power of 68PS at 5000rpm, five-speed manual transmission and a peak torque of 104Nm at 4000rpm. It will reach from 0-100 km/h in Just 13.3 seconds. Company claiming 20.6 kilometer per liter is an average of Nissan Datsun GO. It has tubeless tyre which is increasing efficiency of car and has It has 2450mm of wheelbase. It has Disc break on front and drum break at rear. Measurement of Nissan Datsun Go is 3785mm in length, 1635mm in width, 1485mm in height. Nissan Datsun GO also equipped with technology like mobile docking, satellite navigation, hands free Cell usage and radio which can be accessed via the smartphone.
Nissan Datsun G is available in four color called White, Silver, Sky and Ruby. Some Interesting features of Nissan Datsun G are:
- Home headlamps
- Wipers (speed sensitive)
- Radiator grille
- Engine immobilizer
- USB charger
- Front speakers
- Central locking
- Electric power steering
- Front power windows,
- Jacquard seat upholstery
- Features air conditioner with filter
- 5 Seater
Company Has Joint Venture with Renault, The Company Plant is near Chennai. The Plant has 400000 units per year, it may increase up to 480000 per year depending upon market and it’s Condition and how it react. As of now, Company said that they don’t have any plan for export of Nissan Datsun GO, It may possible once opportunity arrives. Datsun is Nissan’s 3rd Brand which introduced in 1980.
Some Importance Hidden Benefits of Nissan Datsun GO:
- Lowest maintenance cost against competitor (Maruti, Hyundai, Ford)
- Company Providing 2 year of warranty with Unlimited Kilometers
- Optional extended warranty: Two years, valid for unlimited kms