With the festive season just around the corner, companies are upping their ante to boost the sales volume. We bring to you a comprehensive list of all the discounts offered by companies on their hatchback models, hatchbacks being the largest selling body type in the Indian market.
Nissan Motors, the Japanese automaker has not been able to create much of a hype in Indian market lately. The Sister concern of the Renault group, Nissan has a very limited number of vehicles in their portfolio. Nissan Micra is the only hatchback offering from them. But they have recently launched their low cost brand, Datsun. Datsun, with their maiden offering GO is looking forward to this festive season.
Micra: Upto ?45000 of an exchange bonus.
Datsun GO: Upto ?38000 of a bonus including free insurance, extended warranty and cash discounts.
Korean auto giant, Hyundai Motors are the second largest manufacturer in India. Launching new and refreshed versions, they are playing smartly in the market. With some good vehicles in their portfolio and good service backup, Hyundai is easily the people's choice. Still, they have something to offer this season.
Grand i10: Upto ?10000 savings.
Going through a tough time, Tata is finding it extremely hard to make entry into the mainstream market. Although Zest and Bolt have created a buzz in the market, the other vehicles are not that much in demand, seeing what other competitors are offering.
Vista: Upto ?80000 of a discount including free insurance worth ?15000, cash discounts upto ?30000, exchange bonus upto ?30000, and a corporate discount worth ?5000.
U.S based, once the largest auto manufacturer (G.M) across the globe, Cheverlot has put all its models under the discount. Reason being lower sales volume.
Beat: Upto ?83000 of a discount including cash discounts worth ?35000, exchange bonus worth ?25000, loyalty bonus of ?20000, and a corporate discount of ?3000.
Spark: ?75000 discount including cash discounts worth ?25000, loyalty bonus upto ?20000, corporate discount worth ?3000, and an exchange bonus worth ?25000.
Sail U-VA: ?63000 of a discount including ?15000 cash discount, loyalty bonus worth ?20000, corporate discount worth ?3000, and an exchange bonus of ?25000.
Renault motors, the sister concern of Nissan motors, only has a single offering in hatchback segment, The pulse. Although Pulse has not been able to create much of a rattle in the market in terms of sales.
Pulse: Upto ?20000 worth of free insurance.
Maruti is the single largest manufacturer of India. They always come up with various offe? during the festive season, 2014 not being any different. They are giving away free accessories, customized according to the occasion. Also, they are offering discounts on various models.
Ritz: ?70000 worth total discount, including a corporate discount worth ?5000, cash discount worth ?30000 and an exchange bonus worth ?35000.
Wagon-R: ?60000 total discount, including cash discount worth ?35000 and an exchange bonus worth ?25000.
Alto 800: Total ?55000 discount, including cash discount worth ?30000, an exchange bonus upto ?20000 and a corporate discount worth ?5000.
Another auto giant from US, Ford had a long stint in India now. But they only have a single hatchback offering in its portfolio, the Figo.
Figo: Upto ?65000 of a total discount, including free insurance worth ?18000, a cash discount worth ?17000, and an exchange bonus of ?30000.
Fiat re-entered in India choosing Tata motors as their partners for the sales and services. That partnership didn't last long and now they are on their own. Having only one hatchback in their portfolio, Fiat is aiming high for the sales this season. Although they are not offering any discount on their newly launched Fiat Punto Evo.
Punto: ?45000 discount, including cash discount worth ?30000, loyalty bonus upto ?10000, and a corporate bonus of ?4000.
Disclaimer: All the discounts mentioned above are based on the information sourced from dealerships in Delhi-NCR.