Datsun redi-Go

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Datsun redi-Go
Overview
Manufacturer Datsun (Nissan)
Production 2016–present
Assembly Chennai, India (Nissan India)
Body and chassis
Class Entry-level crossover
Body style 5-door hatchback
Layout Front-engine, front-wheel-drive
Platform Nissan CMF platform (CMF-A)
Related Renault Kwid
Powertrain
Engine 0.8L I3, 1.0L
Transmission 5-speed manual
Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,430 mm (95.7 in)
Length 3,430 mm (135.0 in)
Width 1,560 mm (61.4 in)
Height 1,541 mm (60.7 in)

The Datsun redi-Go is an entry-level crossover produced by Datsun, initially intended for the Indian market.

Indian market has always shown interest in entry level Private Car, and Maruti 800 has proven its worth. Just when Maruti 800 was replaced by Alto 800, Datsun also recognised the opportunity and launched "Redi-Go" for "Ready to Go Generation". Its main competitors were ALTO800 & Renault Kwid.

However in 2017,Datsun Redi-go sales have shown Good response with 0.8L engine and thus company has launched the new 1-litre engine with new Colors and patterns for attracting Young Generation.

Characteristics[edit]

A concept was unveiled at 2014 Auto Expo[1] and a production model was unveiled on 14 April 2016. The car uses the same platform as the previously-launched Renault Kwid, the Renault-Nissan Common Module Family (CMF-A), with the same powertrain,[2] a 0.8-litre petrol engine with a 54 hp (40 kW) power output and 72 N⋅m (53 lb⋅ft) torque,[3] coupled to a 5-speed manual transmission. The redi-Go is cheaper, lighter, shorter, and has a larger ground clearance (185 millimetres) than the Kwid.[4] Bookings were open for Rs. 5000 at Datsun dealerships.[2] Datsun Redi Go Firstly introduced PRO SAFE 7 features.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Auto Expo 2014: Datsun redi-GO concept shown". Autocar India. 5 February 2014. Retrieved 8 November 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Datsun redi-GO Price, Mileage, Specifications and Features". Carzoom.
  3. ^ "Renault registers 25,000 bookings for the Kwid". Indian Express. 7 October 2015. Retrieved 19 October 2015.
  4. ^ Yogi, Vikas (9 May 2016). "Datsun redi-GO to return over 25kmpl mileage, launch in June". The Financial Express. Retrieved 9 May 2016.

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