With India gearing up for 2014 festive season, automakers are keen to cash in and reap rich rewards. Nissan and Datsun has announced discounts, attractive schemes and exchange bonuses valid during the festive season upto October 31, 2014.
Mercedes Benz’s magic body control cats garnered quite the fan following late last year. Jaguar chose to reply with their preference for cat-like reflexes. Now, there’s an answer on behalf of AvtoVAZ for Mercedes too, with Lada’s preference being cats dancing the dance.
Maruti Celerio AMT demand increases despite long waiting period and it looks like Alto 800, Alto K10 and Swift facelift are getting automatic variants, not all of them would be AMT.
2014 Ganesh festivities sees 2000 college youth from 20 city colleges reach out to Bombay ‘Mandals’ in an effort to sensitise them about environment friendly celebration options. â€˜Greeneshaâ€™ or â€˜Green Ganeshaâ€™ campaign works on creating awareness on environment friendly ways to celebrate and focuses on Nirmalya (Holy waste) collection.
For the month of August 2014, Nissan Group of India, which includes Nissan and Datsun car brands, has revealed sales of 3,999 units. This registers an increase of 60% when compared to sales registered in same month last year.
Despite adding Datsun to its fold, sales of Nissan Motors India during the month of July 2014 stood at just 2,913 units. Nissan has also added 3 new products in the past few months but yet has failed to capture the attention buyers in the country.
Japanese automakers, Nissan Motor Co will replace their Micra small car in India by a new car. Coming into markets sometime in 2016, this new development has been confirmed by Andy Palmer, Chief Planning Officer, and Executive VP, Nissan.
Nissan NP300 Navara pickup was unveiled in Thailand early last month and more technical details of the pickup was recently revealed. Mechanical upgrades on 2015 Navara is noticed to be deviated from traditional pickup equipment, and more SUV friendly, like the five-link rear suspension. This among other reasons hinted at Navara based SUV to be in works, which is now confirmed.