Audi India 4.5% sales decline in September 2013
In September 2013, Audi India sold 965 cars. In comparison, 1011 units were sold in 2012 September equating to 82% sales growth over September 2011 when 555 units were sold. However, last month’s sales total marks 4.5% sales decline for Audi India. Overall, the period January to September 2013 proved to be exceptionally positive for them with the company registering total sales of 7,391 units.
While September sales at 965 units is lower than last September, the figures are higher than monthly sales of previous five months. Audi Q3 SUV has entered production at the company plant in Aurangabad and will be the fifth model that is being assembled in India following local assembly of A4, A6, Q5 and Q7. Company dealerships, which, as on date stand at 27, will be increased to a total of 34 dealerships by the end of this year. The company has also augmented their product portfolio with new engines while the month of October will see them adding three new dealerships.