Datsun redi-GO Launched at Rs 2.38 Lakh


Datsun India today launched its urban crossover, redi-GO with prices starting at Rs 2.38 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi.  The car is being offered in five variants namely D, A, T, T (O), and S that comes at Rs 2.38 lakh, Rs 2.82 lakh, Rs 3.09 lakh, Rs 3.19 lakh and Rs 3.34 lakh respectively, all prices, ex-showroom, Delhi. The redi-GO will reach the dealerships in following five colours: White, Silver, Grey, Ruby and Lime.

Powering the redi-GO is a 0.8-litre, three-cylinder, i-SAT engine that comes mated to a five-speed transmission, pushing the car from 0 to 100 kmph in 15.9 seconds. With this, the new Datsun reaches a top speed of 140 kmph and returns a fuel economy of 25.17 kmpl, the company claims. 

Datsun is offering four optional customisation kits with the redi-GO namely Urban, Style, Kool and Easy (in enhance & premium styles) that include a total of 50 accessories to match the taste of the youth. Besides, the redi-GO also comes with a two-year warranty with an optional two or three year extended warranty along with free roadside assistance. The company claims a 32 percent lower cost of ownership as compared to its competition. 

Commenting on the launch, Mr Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Pvt Ltd said, “ With Datsun redi-GO, we offer a unique urban-crossover styled in Japan, developed and manufactured in India. We are redefining conventional expectations and notions associated with the entry level car segment in India with a modern, fresh, stylish and accessible product. The Datsun redi-GO comes at a compelling price point and reaffirms Datsun philosophy of Dream, Access and Trust.”   

Author: Auto Tech Review