Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, continues on its growth curve in 2013 even as the market conditions are challenging. The brand with the four rings has registered a sale of 6426 vehicles in January – August 2013 period, a growth of 19 percent (January – August 2012: 5406 cars). The company has sold 875 cars during August 2013, recording a growth of 21 percent (August 2012: 726 cars).
“Audi has continuously performed well in the first eight months of the year and we look forward to maintain the momentum going forward during the difficult market conditions. We are extremely confident that our exciting products and efficient network will enable us to meet our targets in spite of the current adverse economic sentiments,” said Mr. Joe King, Head, Audi India.
Joe King was appointed as the Head of Audi India, effective September 1, 2013. He took over from Michael Perschke who moved as Head of Network Strategy and Business Management, international level, at AUDI AG. Joe King moved to Audi India from Audi Australia, where he played an integral role in the Management team of Audi Australia Pty Ltd.