February 5, 2014
Datsun Stand Debuts in Delhi
Feb.5 – New Delhi, India – Datsun is participating at the India Auto Expo for the first time, displaying its line-up of models for India and giving a hint to its possible future direction with the redi-GO CONCEPT.
The Delhi show, which opened with a press day on Wednesday, marks another milestone for the Datsun, which announced its return in March 2012.
Watch how the the brand has progressed in the video above.
The Datsun GO, unveiled in July 2013, takes center stage at the Datsun stand in Delhi, where it’s shown in each of the colors that will be available at the start of sales – blue, white, silver and red.
Production of the car is underway at the Renault Nissan Alliance plant at Oragadam, near Chennai, with first deliveries to customers planned for March 2014.
Datsun will offer a wide variety of accessories for the model: from spoilers, body side moldings and alloy wheels, to fog lamps, exhaust finishers, LED kick plate, glowing logo emblem and many more.
Customers will also be able to personalize the interior of their car, including seat covers, floor carpet mats and mood lights to create their preferred ambience while driving.
The model is the result of a joint effort between teams in Japan and India. With styling by the Global Nissan Design Center in Japan, while R&D and engineering development for the project were entrusted to local engineering resources and suppliers to ensure the product would suit local market conditions, preferences and needs.
Watch how the Datsun GO was developed in the video above.
Also on the stand is the Datsun GO+ seven-seater, which will be Datsun’s second model in India. Production and sales are slated to begin locally in the second half of 2014.
Datsun redi-GO CONCEPT
Finally, Datsun showcased the brand new Datsun redi-GO CONCEPT.
The vehicle brings the values of a crossover into a new market segment and is designed to appeal to the new generation of young and optimistic people, “risers.”
For more on the concept, click here.
Datsun will be showcasing its full launch line-up at the India Auto Expo 2014 from February 7th till the 11th.