Mumbai, Mar 4 (ANI/Business Wire India): Audi, the German luxury car manufacturer, today announced an increase in its performance with the sales of 113 cars in February 2009 - a growth of 95 percent in comparison to February 2008 (58 cars).
In spite of the challenging market situation, the first two months (Jan-Feb) of this year have been impressive for Audi India as sales grew constantly by 95 percent in both months: In January 2009, 109 units were sold, up 95 percent in comparison to January 2008 (56 cars). In the year 2008, Audi India's vehicle sales volume grew by 201 percent with sale of 1,050 cars as compared to 349 units in 2007.
"Our steady growth in India is reflected once again in our sales performance last month that has almost doubled when compared to February 2008. To gain additional market share we are looking forward to introducing new models and expanding our dealerships network to mini-metro cities this year. This reaffirms our commitment to Indian customer by offering superior performance and great value through the core essence of 'Vorsprung durch Technik'," said Benoit Tiers, Managing Director of Audi India.
The Audi model range comprising the new Audi A4, Audi A6, Audi A8, Audi Q7, Audi TT and Audi R8 is available in India at present in twelve dealerships across the country: in Delhi, Gurgaon, Chandigarh, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Ludhiana, Chennai, Kochi and Kolkata.
AUDI AG will present the complete results for the 2008 business year at its Annual Press Conference on March 10, 2009 in Ingolstadt / Germany. (ANI)