Today’s launches: Datsun Redi Go sport, locally assembled Mercedes GLC
Datsun Redi Go Sport
Eyeing the festive season, Datsun has brought out a limited edition Redi-GO sport model for the price of Rs. 3.49 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new car gets some cosmetic changes and additional features. It is based on the top ‘S’ trim.
On the exterior, red accents on gun metal finished grille, racing stripes on the body, LED day time running lights, a roof-mounted spoiler and blacked-out hub-caps are provided. Even though this is a sport model, alloy wheels are still not available.
The car is available in 3 colours
Inside, the Datsun Redi Go sport follows an all-black colour scheme with contrasting red stitching and inserts. Added features include remote keyless entry, Bluetooth phone compatibility and rear parking sensors.
Mechanically, there are no changes and the 53hp, 799cc engine will continue.
Locally Assembled Mercedes GLC
Mercedes GLC SUV has become the 9th car to be assembled at the manufacturer’s Chakan plant and in the process has shaved off more than Rs. 4 lakh from its CBU prices. It is available in two trims-Style and Sport, priced starting from Rs. 47.90 lakhs
- Mercedes GLC diesel 220d 4Matic Style- Rs 47.90 lakh
- Mercedes GLC diesel 220d 4Matic Sport – Rs 51.50 lakh
- GLC 300 4Matic Sport petro – Rs 51.90 lakh
As with many locally assembled Mercedes models some features have been dropped. These include electric tailgate and memory seats. The three-zone climate control is now replaced by a dual-zone and Navigation system is made optional.