The new GST has come over as a wave of good news for the prospect car buyers and enthusiasts in India. Most of the automobile makers doing business in the Indian market have already announced a drop in the prices of their cars. Nissan and Datsun too have now announced that they will be offering discounts on the entire lineup of their cars.
The Datsun Go will now attract benefits like free insurance worth Rs. 12,500 along with an exchange bonus of Rs. 10,000 and a corporate firm discount of Rs. 2,000. Similarly, the Datsun Redi Go and Go Plus will come with insurance benefits worth Rs. 11,000 and Rs. 14,000 respectively. In addition to this, a corporate discount of Rs. 2,000 is applicable on these two models as well. Moreover, government employees buying the Redi Go can get an additional Rs. 6,000 off. On the other hand, the Go Plus will be getting an exchange bonus of Rs. 10,000.
On a similar note to that of Datsun, the Nissan Micra, Micra Active and Terrano SUV will now attract three year financing at 8.99 per cent. The Micra and Micra Active will get a corporate discount of Rs. 4,000 while the Sunny sedan and the Terrano SUV will be getting a corporate discount of Rs. 10,000 each. Exchange bonuses applicable on these models are of Rs. 10,000, Rs. 15,000 and Rs. 25,000 respectively on the Micra, Sunny and Terrano. The SUV will be getting free insurance worth Rs. 45,000 while the Micra will get insurance benefit of Rs. 25,000 only on the pre-facelift model.
The Datsun Redi Go does not have an exchange bonus, unlike all other cars. However, it has a special discount allotted on corporate purchases and also on purchases made by government employees.