Datsun Go entry level hatchback was expected to do big numbers, somehow didn’t put up that big of a show, yet. Now, Nissan along with Renault, will bring a 2+ lakh car to India and place it beneath Go with Datsun badge.
With automakers in India trying everything they can to entice customers back into showrooms, hefty discounts and attractive schemes are now being offered across many segments. Initially only offered on hatchbacks and sedans, automakers have now introduced discounts on SUVs such as the Duster and Terrano. Analysts consider this as the right time to buy a car.
Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler AG have now announced joint development of premium compact vehicles and joint production in Mexico in expanding their cooperation. Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn and Daimler CEO Dieter Zetsche announced the 50:50 JV earlier today.
Excise Duty announced back in February 2014 entailed reduction from 12% to 8% on small cars, two wheelers and commercial vehicles. Excise duty reduction on mid & large segment cars went from 24% to 20% and 27% to 24%, respectively, and on SUVs from 30% to 24%. Reduction for Chassis (Truck) went from 13% to 9%, and Chassis (Bus) from 14% to 10%.
French automakers Renault owned subsidiary, Dacia launched Duster internationally in 2010. It arrived in India in July 2012 under the Renault nameplate. Ever since its launch, the Duster has been making waves across the SUV sector bringing in extensive sales for the company, even crossing the 1 million milestone in April 2014.
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France’s national firefighters day, June 14 coincided with its recruitment campaign to call on volunteer firefighters ? “Sapeur-pompier + Volontaire = moi aussi!” (firefighter + volunteer = me too!).
One of the best selling SUVs in India available at a starting price of under Rs 10 lakhs, Renault Duster will soon get the much awaited 4×4 variant. At the Delhi Auto Expo, Renault India had confirmed Duster 4×4 India launch, and now it is revealed that the launch could take place as early as October 2014.