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OVERDRIVE show this week: RE Himalayan comparo, redi-GO unveil and F-Pace first drive

Team OD  /
15 Apr 2016 10:03:31 IST

This week on the OVERDRIVE show, we take a look at the unveiling of the production version of the Datsun redi-GO. Datsun India has unveiled the concept at the 2014 Auto Expo. The production version borrows heavily from the concept model. It gets a muscular profile that makes the hatch look butch and imposing. The top spec car unveiled gets faux skid plates to go with the urban cross theme that Datsun is harping about. The redi-GO sits on 155/80 section tyres shod on 13-inch steel rims. The redi-GO, similar to the Renault Kwid is powered by an 800cc motor. While Datsun hasn't mentioned anything on pricing yet, it will be positioned below the Renault Kwid. Read out detailed coverage here.

Datsun redi-GO CONCEPT

We have also driven the India-bound Jaguar F-Pace in Montenegro. You can read our first drive review here. Jaguar unveiled the F-Pace at the Frankfurt Motor show and then showcased it at the 2016 Auto Expo in India. The Jaguar F-Pace, similar to the XE and the XF, is built on Jaguar's new Lightweight Aluminium Architecture. Jaguar will launch the F-Pace with 2- and 3-litre diesel engines in India. It is expected to compete with the Porsche Macan in India.

Jaguar F-Pace

We have also compared the recently launched Royal Enfield Himalayan with the Mahindra Mojo and the KTM 200 Duke. All these sub-Rs 2 lakh motorcycles have their unique features. The Royal-Enfield Himalayan is a purpose built adventure motorcycle while the KTM 200 Duke is a popular naked street bike. The Mahindra Mojo presents itself as a sporty tourer with a refined 300cc motor.

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The OVERDRIVE show airs on CNBC-TV18 at 1300 on Saturday and 1530 on CNN-IBN. You can also catch it at 1230 and 2000 on Sunday.

Price (Ex-Delhi)
-NA-
Displacement
1999cc
Transmission
Automatic
Max Power(ps)
240
Max Torque(Nm)
340
Mileage
-NA-
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 76.84 Lakhs
Displacement
1984cc
Transmission
Automatic
Max Power(ps)
252
Max Torque(Nm)
370
Mileage
-NA-
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 4.53 Lakhs
Displacement
999cc
Transmission
Automatic
Max Power(ps)
68
Max Torque(Nm)
91
Mileage
24.04 Kmpl
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 1,48,160
Displacement
200cc
Transmission
6-Speed
Max Power(ps)
25.00
Max Torque(Nm)
19.20
Mileage
27.27 Kmpl
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 1,72,020
Displacement
295cc
Transmission
6-Speed
Max Power(ps)
27.00
Max Torque(Nm)
30.00
Mileage
-NA-
Price (Ex-Delhi)
Starts Rs 1,65,331
Displacement
411cc
Transmission
5-Speed
Max Power(ps)
24.50
Max Torque(Nm)
32.00
Mileage
-NA-

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