Nissan Motor India on Saturday launched the diesel variant of its Micra model in Ahmedabad. The diesel variant comes after the roaring success of Nissan Micra petrol variant model. Within a short span of time, about 6,000 Nissan Micra compact cars were sold.
The Micra model launched in Ahmedabad will come priced at Rs 5.70 lakh and Rs 6.17 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). The bookings in Ahmedabad started in the first week of December.
“We have already received around 1000 bookings for the diesel variant of the Micra across the country, and hope to continue the strong sales next year too”, Nissan’s partner in India, Hover Automotive India’s vice-president for operations, Manoj Kumar was quoted as saying.
The company finds Gujarat as its important market for diesel cars. Soon the company is also planning to add another dealership in the state at Vadodara besides its already existing dealerships at Ahmedabad, Rajkot and Surat.