Singh Cycle & Motor Co. opens its 2nd Boutique Showroom at ICC Trade Centre
• Rapid network expansion in the wake of increasing popularity of Chevrolet in India
• GM now has 30 sales points and 28 Service Centres in Maharashtra
Pune: Wednesday 21st Sept 2011: In its resolve to reach out to its customers, General Motors India today opened a new showroom in Pune, Maharashtra. With the opening of this new showroom, GM India now has 30 sales points and 28 service outlets in Maharashtra taking the overall tally to 250 Sales Points and 250 Service outlets across the country. The new showroom, Singh Cycle & Motor Co., located at ICC Trade Centre, Shop No 4, Senapati Bapat Road, Pune showcases the entire range of Chevrolet cars and a wide range of accessories to cater to the needs of its customers.
The ceremony started with the Inauguration of the showroom and lighting of the traditional lamp. Present at the occasion were Mr. K. S. Bedi, MD – Singh Cycle & Motor Co., Mr. Karl Slym, President & MD GM India along with other Guests.
Inaugurating the new outlet, Mr. Karl Slym, President & Managing Director, GM India said, “This is Singh Cycle & Motor Co.’s second outlet in Pune which will continue to support the ever increasing customer base of Chevrolet vehicles in the region. The showroom is well equipped to provide unmatched services and ambience to its customers and a wide range of exclusive accessories are also available for customers’ benefit.”
“Singh Motors is being headed by Mr. K. S.Bedi who is a prominent business leader of the region with strong credentials and vast experience. We are confident that under his able leadership and guidance, this new dealership will set new levels in sales, service and customer satisfaction,”
Speaking at the Launch, Mr. K.S. Bedi, MD Singh Cycle and Motor Company said, “Singh Cycle & Motor Co within a short span of 1 year has now come up with its 2nd boutique showroom at ICC. This showroom will prove a right option to cater to the requirements of customers living in Aundh, Deccan, Kothrud, Pashan, Shivaji Nagar, Law College Rd etc. Being close to the heart of city & with the pace of growing vicinity this location is ideal.”
We have been into business since the last 5 decades and it’s a great sense of pride to partner with one of the best car brands in the World. We are sure, with our expertise, professional service and attitude, we should grow in leaps and bounds.” Further General Motors is a company which is offering new brands regularly and customer loyalty programs and updates, which creates a sense of security for the end user as well.” He further added.
GM India is also rapidly expanding its sales and service network to 300 locations across the country by the end of this year. The response from the 300 series, the Cruze and the Beat has been overwhelming, providing impetus to Chevrolet’s growth in the Indian market. The company had also introduced a number of industry first programmes including a centralized 24x7 call centre to attend to customer complaints and provide information related to products and services. A local call to 3030-8080 from any landline or mobile phone across the country can access this service. Other industry first programmes introduced by GM India include unmatched product warranties/ guarantees, a 24x7 breakdown helpline service, Chevy U-First Camps, and also its unique “Cost of Ownership” program to further bolster the excellent ownership experience of Chevrolet vehicles.
General Motors India recently launched India’s most fuel efficient car, Chevrolet Beat Diesel. The all-new Beat Diesel sports the 1.0 XSDE SMARTECH engine developed specifically for India by the GM Technical Centre in Bangalore in collaboration with GM Power-train Europe. The car has received tremendous response from the customers and rave reviews from journalists across the country.
The year 2011 marks the completion of 100 years of Chevrolet’s successful operations globally. With a wide array of products and services, Chevrolet has brought unmatched product quality and unparalleled performance to the customers around the world. Continuing its journey, Chevrolet plans to launch several new products and services for the global audience, relevant to the respective markets and customer preferences.
About General Motors India:
General Motors India has completed 16 years of operation in India. It started its journey in 1996 and now offers products under the Chevrolet brand, which was introduced in India in 2003. Founded in Detroit in 1911, Chevrolet is celebrating its centennial as a global automotive brand. Last year, about 4.25 million Chevrolets were sold in more than 120 countries, or one every 7.4 seconds. Chevrolet, one of the fastest growing automotive nameplates in India, provides consumers with fuel-efficient, safe and reliable vehicles that deliver high quality, expressive design, spirited performance and value. With a wide range of product portfolio including Chevrolet Captiva, Chevrolet Optra, Chevrolet Cruze, Chevrolet Aveo, Chevrolet Aveo U-VA, Chevrolet Spark, Chevrolet Beat and Chevrolet Tavera for sale in India, GM India operates state-of-the-