Audi India opens largest luxury car showroom in Ahmedabad
Audi India have opened yet another showroom, this time in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. New Audi showroom is the largest luxury car showroom in Ahmedabad, and was inaugarated earlier today by Michael Perschke, Head, Audi India along with Bollywood actor, Neha Dhupia and Samir Mistry, MD, Audi Ahmedabad.
Audi has been present in Ahmedabad since long. But now, they move into a bigger and better showroom, with the same dealer, Nixynova Motoren Pvt. Ltd. The new Audi Ahmedabad showroom is spread over an area of 22,354 sq. ft. and has a capacity to display 12 cars. It is located at Sola Road, off 132 ft ring road. New Audi Terminal in Ahmedabad becomes the second Audi showroom in Gujarat, after Audi Surat.
At the inauguration, Mr Perschke said, “I am delighted to announce the opening of the biggest luxury car showroom in Ahmedabad. Ahmedabad is a very strong market in Gujarat and in the western region for us. With this new showroom, we have once again raised the benchmark of distinction and portrayed the brand’s commitment to unparalleled levels of which enabled us to achieve the leadership position in Gujarat. Our discerning Indian luxury customers here are able to emotionally connect with our brand and it is their aspiration for this epitome of luxury that has made us move to a larger showroom in Ahmedabad.”
The new showroom, is special in many ways. Not only it is a world class facility, it is also built on the Audi Terminal Architecture and has a honeycomb aluminum facade on the exterior. Audi Ahmedabad will now display entire range of Audi cars that is on offer in the country.
“The launch of this larger facility built on the Audi terminal architecture will allow us to capitalize on the fast growing demand for luxury automobiles in the region. We are delighted to continue our association with Nixynova Motoren. Audi Ahmedabad has always added to the strength of Audi India and I am confident that under Mr. Samir Mistry, we will maintain to do so in the future as well,” added Mr Perschke.
“Audi Ahmedabad and Audi Surat have catered to the demand for luxury cars in Gujarat for some time now. The opening of this bigger showroom in Ahmedabad underscores our customer centric approach and our constant endeavor to bring to the people of Ahmedabad Audi’s sporty, progressive and sophisticated products. With world class showrooms in both Ahmedabad and Surat, we are confident of maintaining the leadership position in Gujarat,” said Mr. Samir Mistry, Managing Director, Audi Ahmedabad (Nixynova Motoren Pvt. Ltd).
Audi Ahmedabad also runs the exclusive Audi service facility, located near Uttam Dana Factory, beside Sanathal Bridge, Sarkhej, Ahmedabad. This facility is spread over an area of 18,880 sq ft. and has a capacity to service 24 cars per day in a single shift on a total of 12 bays. The technicians at the facility are trained to ensure that world-class services are offered to the customers.
Audi India continues its success story. The luxury carmaker registered a total sale of 850 units in October this year, a strong growth of 76 percent over the same period last year (October 2011: 482 units). The brand with the four rings recorded a 55 percent growth rate YTD with 7267 vehicles sold from January to October 2012. (Jan-October 2011: 4692 units).
Audi is focused to strengthen its national footprint across India. The company recently opened new showrooms in Raipur and Kanpur. This year also saw the opening of world-class Audi showrooms in Goa, Navi Mumbai, Coimbatore, Delhi West, Nagpur and Bhopal. Last year, the luxury carmaker opened new showrooms in Delhi South, Chennai, Ludhiana, Surat and Indore. Further developments include Lucknow among others.
The Audi model range in India includes the new Audi A4, Audi A6, Audi A7 Sportback, Audi A8L, Audi Q3, Audi Q5, Audi Q7, Audi S4, Audi RS5 Coupé, Audi TT Coupé, the super sports car Audi R8 and the Audi R8 Spyder available across the country: in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Delhi South, Delhi West, Goa, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kanpur, Kochi, Kolkata, Ludhiana, Mumbai West, Nagpur, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Raipur and Surat.