Datsun Go+ wins Utility Vehicle of the Year award


The affordable and spacious family wagon Datsun GO+, has been named UV of the Year at the 16th CNBC-TV18 Overdrive Awards held in New Delhi recently.

The jury comprising of renowned industry experts made their evaluation based on build quality, ride and handling, styling – interior and exterior, value-for-money, engine and transmission and fuel efficiency. The Datsun GO+ created a new market segment when it was launched as India’s first compact family wagon. The GO+ comes with 5+2 seating capacity, spacious interiors and engine capacity of 1.2 litres are the key factors which helped in clinching the award.

The Datsun GO+ is India’s first sub-4 meter Compact MPV and is offered in four variants – D, D1, A & T and five colour options. The range topping T variant to come with electronic power steering, front power windows and first in segment Mobile Docking Station.

Commenting on the achievement, Arun Malhotra, Managing Director – Nissan Motor India ; “This award is a testimony to our product excellence. The Datsun Go+ was engineered with the needs of Indian families in mind with seven seats, an engaging drive and worry-free ownership at a competitive price. Coming on top of our expanding dealership network and our recent J.D. Power accolade for sales satisfaction, this shows we are delivering to our Indian customers.”

Datsun Go+ boasts of a peppy engine, best in class fuel economy of 20.62km/l, affordable pricing as well as the lowest Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) amongst its competitors.