Datsun India has managed a remarkable feat with its all-new affordable offering. They have delivered 50 units of the redi-GO in the city of Kollam in a single day. The base variant of the Datsun redi-GO is priced at Rs. 2.43 lakh ex-showroom (Kollam).
Customers were handed their keys by Vishvambaran, CI of Police, Kollam. Also present at the handover of the Datsun redi-GO was Shabeen Muhamedali, Dealer Principal, Pinnacle Nissan. A special ceremony at Pinnacle Nissan dealership in Kollam, Kerala, was organised for the owners.
Currently, Nissan and Datsun have 274 sales and service outlets pan India. The Japanese-based automobile manufacturer plans on expanding their network up to 300 dealerships. A coverage of 90 percent will be achieved by Nissan and Datsun Indian outlets.
Under the hood of Datsun redi-GO is a 0.8-litre (800cc), three-cylinder, petrol engine. The engine produces 53bhp, along with 72Nm of peak torque and is mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox. It is the same engine that is used to power the Renault Kwid.