Nissan Group of India announced an increase in prices of the Nissan and Datsun vehicles from January, 2017. The company stated the hike in prices is due to the increasing cost of its inputs. Nissan models including Terrano, Sunny Micra, Micra Active & the newly launched GT-R. The Datsun GO, GO+ MPV and redi-GO will witness a price increase of up to Rs 30,000, depending on the models. Beyond Nissan and Datsun, other carmakers like Renault, Tata and Hyundai have also announced to increase the prices of its models in the country from January, 2017.
Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The price increase comes as a result of rising input costs. The revision of prices will help us offset the impact of this and maintain our competitiveness in the industry.”
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After the recent launch of the new GT-R, the company also inaugurated its first Nissan High-Performance Centre (NHPC) in Noida, exclusively for the sales and services for the Nissan GT-R. The facility is equipped with the latest equipment imported from Japan, and includes a dedicated service bay for the cars, wheel alignment machines and other necessary tools and equipment.
Datsun, on the other hand, has started a ‘Happy with Datsun’ campaign, where the customers can get a free vehicle check-up and exterior wash and can also get up to 20 percent discount on labour charges and accessories. The carmaker is also offering its customers a discount of up to 10 percent on original parts and a 50 percent discount for insurance renewal.