There is no doubt that Audi and Mercedes Benz are competing for top spot in India. While sales figures of Q1 2014 placed Audi on top, industry is still awaiting Q2 sales figures as neither of them have revealed numbers yet.
Slated to be officially launching in India on August 7, 2014, Audi A3 sedan enters production. Audi A3 sedan will be offered with both petrol and diesel engines, eager to cater to the demands of Indian buyers in the luxury segment while securing Audiās market share and intensifying their leaderships position in India.
Audi is set to commence a new expansion plan soon, aiming to emerge as leader of worldwide premium car market by 2020. Rupert Stadler, Chairman of Audi, said the expansion phase will be put in motion this Autumn, which will include new product launches. Announcement was made in recent event in Copenhagen marking 25 years of TDI diesel engines.
Audi India modified their Q5 SUVĀ to use as an assisting vehicle for newly introduced road side assistance with Audi Service Mobile. This endeavour is to take sales and service to customers one step ahead and offer on the spot assistance in the event of a breakdown.
First impression of Audi A3 sedan for India – It has got it all, the vibrancy, sportiness and power. Audi India will launch their new A3 sedan in India on August 7, and thus enter a segment which is yet to be explored in India. Here is a run-down on official techspecs for Indian variant, including mileage figures and photos from media drive in Udaipur.
Mercedes Benz CLA coupe helped jump past BMW to become U.S bestseller and the coupe was noted as most successful Mercedes model in 2 decades. Now, Audi A3, which is just 3 months old, is overtaking CLA in terms of sales, by ratio of nearly 2 to 1.
Mr. Joe King, Head, Audi India expects that announcements made by the Finance Minister lead to improving economic sentiment, which as a result would benefit Indian automobile industry in the long run.
J D Power Asia Pacific Study reveals new insight into China’s growing auto industry. The latest Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) reveals Audi as the top ranked among luxury car brands while Hyundai Motors and Citroen lead the chart in regular passenger car segment.