Datsun India on Thursday officially announced the launch of the highly awaited 2020 Datsun Redi-GO facelift in the country. Launched with at a starting price of Rs 2.83 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), the facelifted Datsun Redi-GO entry-level car is offered in four trims - D, A, T & T(O). The newly launched Datsun Redi-GO facelift takes on the rivals like Maruti Suzuki Alto and Renault Kwid. The company is offering the Redi-GO facelift in four variant and three engine-gearbox combinations. The company has also started taking bookings for the small car online as well as offline with a token amount of Rs 5,000. The facelifted Datsun Redi-GO has received substantial cosmetic updates inside out while the mechanical front has remained unchanged.

2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6
2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6 (Photo Credits: Datsun)

Visually, the Datsun Redi-GO facelift now comes with a newly designed grille upfront featuring chrome surround. The small car is also loaded with revised slimmer headlights, longer L-shaped DRLs, and tweaked front bumper with segment-first LED fog lamps and two-tone wheel covers, signature tail lamps. The car comes in six exterior colour options - Vivid Blue, Sandstone Brown, Blade Silver, Opal White, Fire Red & Bronze Grey.

2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6 Interiors
2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6 Interiors (Photo Credits: Datsun)

On the inside, the cabin is also extensively upgraded with new features and equipment. It is loaded with an 8.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system which supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The entry-level hatchback gets a rearview camera for parking, wherein the infotainment system doubles up as a display. The interior is highlighted by new grey and silver inserts, two-tone fabric seat covers and new door trim.

Under the hood, the car comes powered by BS6-compliant petrol engines - 0.8-litre and 1.0-litre with I-SAT technology. The former is capable of making 53.6 bhp & 72Nm of power figures whereas the latter churns out 67 bhp & 91 Nm of torque. Both the engines come mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox as standard along with an optional 5-speed AMT unit for the 1.0-litre version. As far as the mileage is concerned, the 0.8-litre variant returns fuel economy of 20.71 kmpl. On the other hand, the 1.0-litre version returns 21.7 kmpl and 22 kmpl for the manual and AMT variants.

2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6
2020 Datsun Redi-GO Facelift BS6 (Photo Credits: Datsun)

Here are the variant wise prices of the Datsun Redi-Go facelift -

2020 Datsun Redi-GO facelift India Prices
Variants Prices (Ex-Showroom, Delhi)
D Rs 2.83 Lakh
A Rs 3.58 Lakh
T Rs 3.80 Lakh
T(O) 800cc Rs 4.16 Lakh
T(O) 1.0L Rs 4.44 Lakh
T(O) Smart Drive Auto (AMT) Rs 4.77 Lakh

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on May 28, 2020 09:15 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website