Charl Bosch
Online Motoring Reporter
8 minute read
28 Nov 2019
8:58 am

Datsun Go CVT and revised Renault Kwid join A-segment war

Charl Bosch

On all three models, dual front airbags are standard as is ABS and EBD but unlike the Go, Renault has not brought about any structural changes.

The car market’s most affordable segment got a whole lot more competitive this month. Last week Renault introduced various upgrades to its whole Kwid range, while Nissan was hot on their heels in unveiling the Datsun Go and Go+ now featuring CVT. Earlier in the month, Hyundai made its intent of grabbing more market share in this segment clear by re-introducing the Atos, which slots in underneath the Grand i10. If you add the other contenders into the mix, which includes the Suzuki Swift, Dzire and Celerio, Honda Amaze, Kia Picanto, Toyota Aygo, Volkswagen up!, BAIC D20 and Mahindra KUV100...