Nissan’s sister brand, today launched its entry-level hatchback, the redi-GO priced starting at Rs. 2.39 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).
The redi-GO is offered in five variants – D, A, T, T (O) and S with five passionate and fascinating color options of Lime Green, Red, Silver, Grey and White. The sources of company endorse that it is the best affordable car in Indian car market with 32% lower maintenance cost compared to the current market leader (Alto 800).
Further it comes with an unlimited kilometer warranty for first two years along with free Road Side Assistance (RSA), while a 3-year extended warranty is also on offer. The company has partnered with MyTVS to provide road side assistance and mobile service vans to owners of the redi-GO. Surprisingly it undercuts both rivals – the Alto by Rs 10,000 and even its sibling Kwid by Rs 23,000 and offers a high dose of style.
Noteworthy featured include a power steering, air-condition, front power windows, rear door child safety lock, remote fuel lid and tailgate opener, high quality seat upholstery, front speakers, body colored both front and rear bumpers, LED daytime running lights (DRLs), USB/AUX/radio/FM/AM players, driver side airbag, depending upon the variant purchased by buyers.
Based on the highly-localized CMF-A platform with the Renault Kwid and shares a lot with it. The redi-GO further uses the same engine as that of the Kwid, which is a 799 cc, inline three-cylinder DOHC petrol engine that develops 53 BHP @ 5678 rpm and a peak torque of 72 Nm @ 4386 rpm, mated to a 5-Speed manual gearbox. It delivers an ARAI-certified fuel efficiency of 25.17 KMPL.
Prices of the Datsun redi-GO (ex-showroom, Delhi):
- Datsun redi-GO D – Rs. 2,38,900/-
- Datsun redi-GO A – Rs. 2,82,649/-
- Datsun redi-GO T – Rs. 3,09,149/-
- Datsun redi-GO T(O) – Rs. 3,19,399/-
- Datsun redi-GO S – Rs. 3,34,399/-
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