Datsun doubles down with six-year warranty

ROSSLYN, South Africa – All new Datsun vehicles will now be covered by a Datsun warranty covering the vehicles for six years or 150 000km ”to double the period of care-free motoring”. ”A long warranty such as this,” the automaker says, ”will allow customers to drive away in their new car knowing there won’t be…

Datsun Go! – or public transport? Datsun checks the data…

YOUNG South Africans – and indeed older, perhaps retired, people – struggle every day due to lack of mobility. The causes: the cost and unreliability of public transport and the prices of personal vehicles. But perhaps the main one is home-to-work-to recreation… The new Datsun GO!, the automaker says, allows aspirational youth (and the older…

GO! GO! GO! Four years on and Datsun is all growed up

Budget wheels upgraded for 2019 Fine for families – Datsun GOes upmarket Five or seven seats, spunky 1.2 engine ROSSLYN, South Africa – Datsun SA is bringing new Datsun GO and GO+ models to market four years after the brand returned to South Africa under the aegis of the local Nissan operation. Datsun products, assembled…

GO and GO+: Two more steps into SA by Datsun

ROSSLYN, Gauteng – Datsun, since returning to South Africa four years ago, says it has found significant success in the local small-car segment yet is committed to continued innovation with advanced technical features. The latest in the brand’s South African showrooms are the new GO and GO+ with, the automaker says, ”have a range of…

Datsun vows affordable motoring for young workers

JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng – The importance of mobility and easy commuting is vital to help young people in South Africa to find their places in the job market. Des Fenner, general manager of Datsun South Africa sees affordable motoring as vital in this respect. “We’re wrestling with the provision of integrated public transport,” he said. “The long…