Datsun Go Fails to Lift Nissan Sales in India; Go  MPV Launch Awaited
Datsun Go Fails to Lift Nissan Sales in India; Go MPV Launch AwaitedReuters

Expanding its reach in India, Japanese automaker Nissan has opened its 205th outlet in the country at Sikar, Rajasthan.

The new dealership, BHASKAR Nissan, was inaugurated by Arun Malhotra, Managing Director, Nissan Motor India Private Limited.

Nissan, which aims to open 300 sales and service points by the end of fiscal 2016, has opened showrooms in Trichy, Tirupati, Kashmir, Nasik and Mumbai in the last two months.

"I am delighted to inaugurate BHASKAR Nissan's new dealership at Sikar. Together with our dealer partner, we seek to provide our customers with best-in-class products and services, and look forward to a long-standing, successful association. Nissan's strategy for continued and significant growth in India is underpinned by our commitment to providing customers with a superior ownership experience. This is backed by our continuous expansion of dealership outlets nationwide and our target of setting up 300 dealerships across the country by the end of fiscal year 2016," said Arun Malhotra. 

Nissan has also inked a deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC) as a global sponsor of international tournaments for the next eight years. The events sponsored will include the ICC Cricket World Cup, ICC Champions Trophy and ICC World Twenty20, as well as Under 19 and Women's Cricket and qualifying events.