Honda and Maruti Suzuki rank highest with Hyundai, Mahindra and Toyota tied at 2nd, J.D. Power Asia Pacific Report

Automobile buyers in India are no longer only heading for the showrooms and are instead incresaingly looking for used vehicles as per a recent study conducted by J D Power Asia Pacific 2013 India Sales Satisfaction Index Study.

J.D. Power Asia Pacific ReportWhile in purchase of new cars, Honda and Maruti Suzuki rank the highest it was found that 13% of new vehicle buyers also consider the purchase of a used vehicle somewhere through the purchase process. It has been noted that there is a 10% increase over the past three years in this category. Purchases for used cars over the internet during shopping have also seen a marked increase in recent times. Here buyers can search for information regarding a particular vehicle be it in the form of financing, trade options and service aspects.

It is for this reason that many companies have authorized used car outlets which offer used and second hand vehicles with a manufacturer’s warranty. These automakers post real time information about the used vehicle including prices which also serves as a major attraction for customers.