Audi India sales up 10% in March

The company had sold 1,002 units in the corresponding month last year, Audi India said in a statement.

Last Updated: Apr 08, 2013, 18:41 PM IST

New Delhi: Luxury car maker Audi India on Monday reported 10.18 percent rise in sales for March at 1,104 units.

The company had sold 1,002 units in the corresponding month last year, Audi India said in a statement.

During the January-March period, the company's sales in India went up by 15.29 percent to 2,616 units from 2,269 units in the year-ago period, it added.

Audi India Head Michael Perschke said: "The first quarter of 2013 was a winning quarter for us. We surpassed our targets and are on our way to achieving further growth with strong plans for dealership expansion and exciting new products this year."

The company plans to expand its network to 34 dealerships by the end of 2013 from its existing 25 centres.

"Despite a difficult market scenario, a highly competitive environment, new players and newer models, we see a strong acceptance for our brand among successful business leaders. We see a clear trend that achievers from all walks of life want to associate with a winning brand like Audi," Perschke said.

PTI