Datsun starts pre-booking for 'redi-GO'; available online on Snapdeal
Datsun today announced the start of pre-launch bookings for its much-awaited, ‘Datsun redi-GO’ urban-cross, a unique fusion of compact crossover and hatchback. Datsun will begin pre-booking orders for the redi-GO from May 1st. Deliveries of the vehicle to new owners will commence from June 2016.
The Datsun redi-Go will be priced between Rs. 2.5 lakh to 3.5 lakh and ex-showroom prices and variants will be announced during the launch in June. Customers can pre-book their Datsun redi-GO with a fully refundable down payment of INR 5,000 at Nissan dealerships across India. Currently, the company has 217 outlets covering 165 cities, with plans to establish 300 sales and service outlets by the end of March 2017.
Prospective customers can also book the Datsun redi-GO online through Snapdeal, India’s largest online marketplace. Each booking on Snapdeal would assure the customers exciting gifts and offers ranging from a Club Mahindra Holiday to Axa Road Side Assistance Package and more. Starting May 10, Snapdeal will also begin accepting inquires, along with which, customers can enter a contest and stand a chance to win prizes.
Making the announcement, Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd., said, "Created specifically for India and manufactured here, we are confident the Datsun redi-GO will delight our customers. It’s this country’s first urban-cross vehicle, and a testament to our commitment to bring our best to India. From the wheels up, Datsun redi-GO was designed to bring fun and freedom to our customers and shake-up the conventional compact hatchback segment.”
“With the new redi-GO, we continue to expand and enhance our product offering for young people in India ready to take a step forward in their lives. We will be taking pre-booking orders starting May 1 for customers who are eager to be among the first to own this new offering from Datsun".
The Datsun redi-GO is powered by an all-new 0.8L three-cylinder fuel efficient engine paired with a five-speed manual transmission. The vehicle combines the style, roominess, high seating position, best in class ground clearance (185mm) and sheer joy of riding in a crossover blended with the zippy driving, agility and great fuel economy of a compact hatchback. Living up to its name, the Datsun redi-GO is a lively, all-action car that’s ready to go wherever drivers wish to venture.
Talking about the announcement, Tony Navin, Senior Vice President, Partnerships and Strategic initiatives, Snapdeal, said “ We are excited to launch the incredible ‘Datsun redi-GO’ on Snapdeal. 2016 has already seen many exciting partnerships for automobiles category that has led to rapid expansion in choices available on the Snapdeal Motors Platform. We are confident that this model will get a great response from our customers given the value proposition of the vehicle coupled with ease of booking online on Snapdeal
Datsun launched an innovative Datsun India App to keep customers updated on the latest news about the redi-GO launch. The Datsun India App can be downloaded from Google Play store.