Russia – Datsun on-DO sedan unveiled, sales from June
Datsun has officially launched its first vehicle in Russia, the on-DO sedan. Prices haven’t been confirmed yet, but the press release says that the sedan would be priced below 400,000 Roubles (Rs 6.8 lakh).
The entry of the Datsun brand in Russia makes Russia the first country in the world where all three brands – Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun – are sold.
The on-DO will be powered by a 1.6-liter petrol engine that develops 87 hp. The sedan measures 4,337 mm in length, 1,700 mm in width and 1,500 mm in height; it will be manufactured at the Avtovaz plant in Togliatti and shares its platform with the Lada Granta.
The designed for Russia car had its styling done Japan. Sales for the car will begin in June this year initially through 25 fully-branded dealerships, which, over the next two years, will be expanded to 75. Datsun on-DO sedan officially unveiled, sales begin in June