DC Design new Pune showroom: Gets ready for 2014 Delhi Auto Expo with Be the next DC contest
One of the most famous car customization company in India, DC Design has announced the opening of their new showroom in Pune. This new DC showroom/workshop will open officially on the 22nd July 2013. Apart from this, they have also announced a new contest on Facebook, Be the next DC, which gives you a chance to design a car that will be showcased at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo in January next year.
In order to participate in the Be the next DC contest, you need to send your car design to DC Design. If they select your design, they will build a car around it showcase the same at the 2014 Delhi Auto Expo. Apart from this, they will also offer a prize of INR 1 lakh to the winning design.
DC Design already has operational showrooms/workshops in major Indian cities (including one in Pune). They are also working on setting up a manufacturing plant, which will see the production of DC cars. Dilip Chhabria, Head of DC Design, according to ET, is setting up a car manufacturing plant in Sanand, Gujarat. This new facility is expected to come up by 2014 for which the internationally acclaimed design firm is investing a sum of INR 60 crores. The new car plant will have a capacity to manufacture 3,500 units annually.
The first car to be produced from this plant will be the Avanti sports car. This vehicle was seen at the 2012 Delhi Auto Show and once ready for sale will command a selling price of INR 25 lakhs. This will be followed by a new SUV….