Nissan to show its own version of Suzuki Alto in Paris

Nissan will be showing its own version of the upcoming Suzuki Alto at the 2008 Paris Motor Show in Oct., AutoCar is reporting. The yet-to-be-named Nissan version will also be built in India and will go on sale in 2009. The Suzuki Alto is a 5-door hatchback that is powered by a 1.0 liter petrol engine with CO2 target of 109 g/km.

The new compact car is the latest deal between Nissan and Suzuki in efforts to exchange models in Japan and North America.

The new car will fit below the next-generation Micra which will be based on Nissan’s new A-platform. No word on whether the car will make it to the North American market as of yet.


Source: AutoCar