NEW DELHA, India – Revealed today, the first sketches of the India model of the All-New Nissan Kicks showcase the evocative flow of its impressive, robust exteriors. With a bold, daring and dynamic design, the new Kicks stands to offer what India's new consumer wants – agile movement on urban roads with the freedom to explore new terrains. Nissan Kicks' progressive SUV exterior is engaging and provocative. The new V-motion grille, a signature motif in Nissan's new global design language further adds to Kicks' distinctive presence.
Nissan is all set to introduce the Kicks into the market with design language and features that are intrinsic to SUV enthusiasts in India. A testimony to the company's rich SUV heritage, the India version of the Kicks is bigger, more evolved, more intelligent and caters to the brand's core audience, who are adventurous, look for bold and intelligent choices in life.
In India, Nissan's tryst with the SUV began with Nissan Jonga. The iconic Nissan Jonga had been serving the Indian Army for 1965 to 1999 and went on to acquire an iconic status due to its inherent ruggedness, sheer power and all-terrain capabilities. Decades later, Nissan still continues its spirit of relentless innovation in the SUV segment, introducing iconic nameplates like Patrol, Terra, Pathfinder, Armada, X-Trail, Terrano, Juke and Kicks across more than 100 markets.
About Nissan Motor India Pvt. Ltd.
Nissan Motor India Private Ltd. (NMIPL) is a 100 percent subsidiary of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. Japan. The company was incorporated in 2005 and offers innovative and exciting products across the hatchback, MUV, SUV and sedan segments in India. Nissan together with its global alliance partner Renault set up a manufacturing plant and a Research & Development Centre near Chennai. Nissan in India has a portfolio of two brands, Nissan and Datsun. For more information, visit www.nissan.in.
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Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, INFINITI and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2016, the company sold 5.63 million vehicles globally, generating revenues of 11.72 trillion yen. In fiscal 2017, the company embarked on Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022, a six-year plan targeting a 30% increase in annualized revenues to 16.5 trillion yen by the end of fiscal 2022, along with cumulative free cash flow of 2.5 trillion yen. As part of Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022, the company plans to extend its leadership in electric vehicles, symbolized by the world's best-selling all-electric vehicle in history, the Nissan LEAF. Nissan's global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in six regions: Asia & Oceania; Africa, the Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America; and North America. Nissan has a global workforce of 247,500 and has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault since 1999. In 2016, Nissan acquired a 34% stake in Mitsubishi Motors. Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi is today the world's largest automotive partnership, with combined sales of more than 10.6 million vehicles in calendar year 2017.
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