Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd today informed that the brand managed to grow by 39 per cent in the market. Nissan managed to sell 4217 units in April this year in comparison to the 3,028 units in April, 2016. The growth has been spurred due to the introduction of the new Nissan Terrano and continued demand for the Datsun Redi-Go.
“We usher in the new fiscal year with robust growth in terms of sales and positive sentiment,” said Arun Malhotra, managing director of Nissan India. “Nissan is proud of the performance of the recently launched new Terrano and the continued confidence that customers are showing in the Datsun redi-GO. Across India, we are strengthening our footprint, introducing products and services that customers want and value.”
The Nissan Motor India group, which manages sales and service support for the Nissan and Datsun brands, announced plans in 2016 to introduce a total of up to eight new models from the two brands to India by 2021. These new models include the launch of the X-Trail hybrid in 2017 and will move the company closer to its goal of becoming a major force in India with a 5% market share by 2020.
As of now, Nissan sells Micra and Micra Active hatchback, Sunny sedan, Evalia MPV, Terrano SUV which was recently launched in a facelifted avatar. While the most exciting Nissan as we all know is the Godzilla GT-R which was launched last year and is owned by John Abraham and even the god of cricket Sachin Tendulkar. Also Read: Nissan Sunny CVT prices slashed: is the cheapest CVT sedan in market right now