Three heavily customized versions of the Datsun Go budget hatchback are on display at 2016 Gaikindo Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS). The modded hatchbacks demonstrate the abilities of local aftermarket players in addition to showing the audience how versatile the hatchback back is when it comes to adopting personalization.
Datsun Go Java All Star X Picker
The Go Java All Star X Picker is a heavily customized job that adopts a retro theme. The exterior features airbrushed wood style accents and white paint job, wide body kit, retro side mirrors, chrome handles, custom roof rack and slammed wheels.
Inside, the retro theme gets brown leather appointments throughout the cabin. The head restraints have been removed to enhance the retro appeal. Steering wheel, gear knob and centre console are also new. It also gets pioneer audio system, custom Airgen air suspension with custom shocks.
Datsun Go Mayarath Couture X IATS
The Mayarath Couture is inspired by the ethnicity of the Balinese Barong (a mythical lion character). The car features gold livery to signify luxury and red appointments to signify spirit and strength. It also features red-headed lion as its logo.
The exterior (hood, truck lid and roof) is trimmed in a material called KainGringsing using a technique called tenun which can only be found in 3 countries – Indonesia, Japan and India. Salient features include satin gold paint job, body kit, AlterAir air suspension, big brake kit with larger wheels, Wolldorf Nappa leather interior trims with Gringsing patterns, custom red carpet, Alcantara headliner, Pioneer infotainment system with touchscreen and several speakers.
Datsun Go Surfer Girl
As the name indicates, the Surfer Girl custom is designed to appeal to the female audience. The car is finished in vibrant exterior (air brushed) and interior color themes. Wide body kits, OZ alloy wheels, 6-pot Brembo brake kit, custom interior trim with Cherokee material, and roof rack are the highlights.