Newly launched Datsun’s offering in the country, the redi-GO urban-cross continues to grow, where the company delivered 50 redi-GOs to customers in Kollam, a city in Kerala state, in a one-single day. And for this, a special ceremony was held at the Pinnacle Nissan dealership, presenting the cars to their new owners. The keys were handed over by Mr. Vishvambaran, CI of Police, Kollam and Shabeen Muhamedali, Dealer Principal, Pinnacle Nissan.
Launched in June this year, Datsun redi-GO has made a splash in the entry-level car segment. With its unique styling (the Tallboy appearance), outstanding performance, comprehensive safety package, and low cost of ownership, the car has received accolades and turning heads across the country. It has also created a huge digital buzz around the brand thanks to the innovative “Datsun redi-go app”, introduced to keep customers and fans updated on the latest news about the car.
Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd, said, “I am delighted to see significant demand for the newly-launched Datsun redi-GO in the Kerala region. Delivering 50 redi-GO vehicles in one day to customers here in Kollam is a reflection of how well the brand is resonating with young India. We are delighted to deliver personal mobility to so many new car buyers. Our lively redi-GO urban-cross is loaded with several best-in-class features and offers a great value proposition for the young and ambitious who are ready to take the next step in their lives.”
Mechanically, the hatch has an all-new 0.8-litre 3-cylinder i-SAT engine which develops top power of 46bhp and peak torque of 72Nm. The unit is connected to a 5-speed manual transmission, which propels the hatch to touch the 100kmph mark from standstill in 15.9 seconds with a top speed of 140kmph. The redi-GO is available in five personalized kit options - Urban, Style, Kool, Easy Kit - enhance style and Easy Kit - premium style.