Datsun is all set to turn the dreams of Indian risers to reality with the launch of its Datsun GO. Marking the start of sales of the much awaited hatchback, Datsun today announced the prices for its first model in India.
The Datsun GO range will comprise three variants and will be available at a very attractive and competitive starting price of Rs. 3.12 lakh, ex-showroom New Delhi for the base D variant. Details of the prices are as follows:
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Mr. Kenichiro Yomura, President – Nissan India Operations, said, “We are very excited to be part of history in India with the introduction of our very first model – the Datsun GO. Together, we have embarked on a long journey in one of the most complex, demanding and promising markets in the world. We are confident that the aspirational ‘Risers’ in India will identify with our product and brand.”
The Datsun GO comes with a manufacturer warranty of 2 years / unlimited kilometers. Buyers will also be offered an option of extended warranty for an additional 2yrs, valid for unlimited kilometers. This makes Datsun the first manufacturer to provide unlimited mileage coverage under extended warranty. The Datsun GO also promises the lowest periodic cost of maintenance amongst its key competitors.
He added, “We are overwhelmed with the response and feedback received for the new Datsun GO. This is very encouraging and we thank all our customers for the appreciation and the enthusiasm shown regarding the purchase of this car. This is just the beginning but I would like to thank the sustained efforts of everyone involved for this achievement.”
The new Datsun GO will be available in 4 colours – White, Silver, Sky & Ruby. It will be retailed through a fully-branded environment within Nissan’s dealership network across the country to bring Datsun to our customers as quickly and efficiently as possible.
The Datsun GO is a modern five-door, five-seat hatchback conceived to offer accessible transport to aspirational, rising Indian families. The car which premiered last July in New Delhi is designed to offer a modern driving experience combined with spaciousness, quality and fuel efficiency for a new breed of modern Indian customer who seeks a practical and value-for-money product.
Datsun GO will be offered in three variants – D, A and T. Entry-level D variant gets digital tachometer, drive computer that displays instantaneous fuel economy, average fuel economy and distance to empty, Follow-me-home headlamps, speed sensitive wipers and silver finish front radiator grille. The mid-level A variant adds an air conditioner with filter, chrome front grille, body coloured bumpers and Jacquard seat upholstery to the equation. The top of the line T variant comes with speed sensitive electric power steering, front power windows, Mobile Docking Station (MDS) with amplifier, universal mobile holder, aux-in and USB charger, front speakers, central locking and full wheel covers.
The Datsun GO heralds the introduction of the new Datsun brand to the Indian market with its brand new hatchback which has received positive reviews since its reveal last year during the Datsun World Premiere. It has also received rave reviews from all the major media testing teams and has solidified its presence and stature as a car with real potential to change current market dynamics.