Audi India today announced the opening of its new showroom in Raipur, which is its first showroom in Chhattisgarh. The entire Audi India model range will be available for sale in Raipur. This world-class showroom was inaugurated by Mr. Rahil Ansari, Head – Dealer Development, Audi India and Mr. Rohit Kale, Managing Director, Audi Raipur (Jaika Vehicle Trade Pvt. Ltd).
Spread over a total area of 3850 sq. ft. Audi Raipur showroom has a honeycomb aluminum façade on the exterior. With a display area that can accommodate 5 Audi cars, the showroom will display the entire model range of Audi cars available in India. The showroom is located in the landmark building of Raipur called The Magneto Mall on NH 6, Labhandi.
Audi Raipur will also manage the exclusive Audi service facility, located on Ring Road No. 1, Raipur. This facility is spread over an area of 16500 sq ft. and has a capacity to service 10 cars per day in 1 shift on a total of 5 bays. The technicians at the facility are trained to ensure world-class services to the customers.
Audi India sold 850 units in October this year, a strong growth of 76 percent over the same period last year. The company recently opened new showrooms in Kanpur, 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.
“With 23 dealerships, we are well on our way to meeting our target of 25 dealerships pan India by 2012. We have chalked out our dealer expansion strategy to reach the maximum number of potential buyers across the country and Audi Raipur has a very important strategic role in our plan.” said Mr. Michael Perschke, Head, Audi India.
“It is an honour to be associated with Audi in Chhattisgarh. With Audi’s global leadership position and its unparalleled commitment to luxury, we are confident of achieving leadership position in the region,” said Mr. Rohit Kale, Managing Director, Audi Kanpur (Jaika Vehicle Trade Pvt. Ltd).