India | Siddharth Vinayak Patankar | Thursday November 6, 2014
The Datsun Go is so unsafe that it must be withdrawn immediately from India, a global safety watchdog has demanded.
Thursday November 6, 2014
The recent revelations of the second round of crash tests for Indian made cars, Global NCAP - the safety watchdog - created quite a storm in India. Now Global NCAP has decided to ask Nissan Motor CO to withdraw the Datsun Go from the Indian market.
Tuesday November 4, 2014
India's auto industry body defended domestic manufacturers' safety record on Tuesday, after an international safety watchdog said cars made by Maruti Suzuki and Nissan Motor had failed an independent crash test.
Friday October 10, 2014
Ever since Nissan stepped onto Indian soil, it has been quite a roller coaster ride for them. It was not that they didn't have presence here in India or products, infact the X-Trail SUV, the Teana luxury sedan and the sportscar 370Z were on offer but...
Tuesday October 7, 2014
Japanese auto major Nissan will drive in its second model from the Datsun portfolio, a multi- purpose vehicle Go+, in the first part of next year in India as part of its plans to enhance its presence here.
Wednesday September 10, 2014
Nissan's low-cost car brand, Datsun, has come up with exciting offers to attract buyers during the upcoming festive season. The company has announced special offers worth Rs 38,000 for the customers, who are planning to buy the Go hatchback.
Wednesday June 4, 2014
Commenting on the sales performance, Nissan Group of India President Kenichiro Yomura said: "Our sales performance has been encouraging since the start of FY'14 and our aim is to continue to remain progressive on our performance."
Thursday May 29, 2014
Nissan India inaugurated its new Sales and Marketing headquarters in Mumbai today and it was inaugurated by Takashi Hata, Senior Vice President Nissan Motor Co., Ltd and Chairman of Nissan's Africa, Middle East and India region.
Wednesday May 28, 2014
Buoyed by the success of the GO hatchback, Nissan's low cost car brand Datsun is now all set to bring in the GO based MPV to India. The vehicle is already on test, and we have the spy shots.
Thursday May 15, 2014
Nissan currently has Terrano, which is a more premium offering, so the redi-GO based crossover will help the company take on the Ford EcoSport, which today is the most affordable sub-compact SUV in India.
Monday May 12, 2014
Buoyed by GO hatchback's success, Nissan's low-cost car brand Datsun has decided to launch the GO Plus MPV in the second half of this year. Earlier, it was expected to come by early 2015.
Thursday May 8, 2014
Japanese auto major Nissan will start selling its Datsun brand from exclusive showrooms within this fiscal as it plans to have in three years' time totally independent outlets of its two brands in India.
Friday May 2, 2014
Nissan Group India has sold a total 5,301 vehicles in April 2014 as against 1,239 vehicles sold in April 2013. Of the total vehicles sold by the company in the month Datsun GO contributed more than half with 2691 units.
Friday April 4, 2014
After launching the GO hatchback in India, Nissan's affordable car brand has now unveiled the GO-based sedan called the 'on-DO' in Russia today. However, the launch will happen by the end of this year. Though, the sedan is built upon its hatchback si...
Tuesday April 1, 2014
Nissan Motor India on Tuesday reported an over three-fold increase in sales at 7,019 units in March, riding on the back of its newly launched entry-level small car Datsun Go.
Wednesday April 2, 2014
Nissan launched the Datsun GO last month and the company says that they have managed to sell 2072 units of the hatchback after just 10 days of its official launch. The company had been showcasing the car throughout the country to make people aware of...
Monday March 24, 2014
Nissan had gone for cross-badging three of its models with Renault, namely Micra, Scala and Terrano. Nissan and Renault have a shared manufacturing facility in Chennai with a capacity of four lakh units per annum.
Wednesday March 19, 2014
Datsun has launched the GO hatchback and has priced it at Rs. 3.12 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). This is the company's first product in the Indian market and a few more will enter the market this year.
Wednesday March 19, 2014
Nissan's low-cost brand - Datsun will launch its first car 'Go' hatchback in India today. The car made its global debut last year, followed by its unveiling at the recently concluded Indian Auto Expo in February.
Thursday March 13, 2014
Datsun has just released a sketch of the sedan that will be introduced in Russia on the 4th of April this year. This sedan will be the company's first car to be introduced in the Russian automotive market.