Ludhiana, July 09, 2015 (Rajinder Ahuja): Nissan today introduced a new variant of its Micra CVT Automatic hatchback with a view to make the Xtronic CVT Technology closer to buyers in the automatic segment. The Micra CVT Automatic will now be available in a new XL variant, which is positioned just below the top-of-the-line XV variant.
The occasion also marks the announcement of the new limited edition Nissan Micra X-Shift, based on the XL variant, to celebrate the 5th anniversary of globally popular hatchback. Micra X-Shift is limited to 750 units and will come with added style and convenience features.
Unveiling the Nissan Micra X-shift, Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The demand for automatic cars has risen to over 3.5% in the last two years from less than 1% in FY12. Nissan is a pioneer when it comes to Xtronic CVT Technology and with the introduction of the XL grade in our CVT range; we aim to make this technology more accessible to our buyers.”
New Micra CVT Automatic XL variant is competitively priced and will be available at price INR 6, 50,230 in Ludhiana. The Micra X-Shift will be available at no extra cost. The top-of-the-line Micra CVT Automatic XV variant will continue to be sold at INR, 7, 15,874 (ex-showroom Ludhiana).