Datsun Go Xplore Your Style Digital Contest held by the budget brand’s Indonesian subsidiary received some very interesting entries. The contest aimed to demonstrate the affordable hatchback’s ability to adopt a wide range of modification ideas and a quick glance at the top 5 winning entries suggest that the it was a grand success.
The overall winner Ardhyaska Amy modified Datsun Go to adopt WRC theme. He used grey black and yellow color combinations, enhanced body parts inline with rally cars, huge roof-mounted spoiler and so on. The 24 year old rendering artist will be taken on a fully paid trip to South Africa. He also went home with a cash award of IDR 10 million (around INR 50,000).
The other 4 winning entries were almost equally sporty and earned cash prizes. The digitally modified Datsun Go entries are sure to give car modifiers in Indonesia and India some catchy ideas to implement while also encouraging owners to personalize their Go.
The budget hatchback is powered by a 1.2-litre three-cylinder petrol engine which produces a modest 68 PS (there is a good scope for performance upgrades). The engine is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission.