BMW India has announced a new dealership outlet, KUN Exclusive in Vijayawada, the second in Andhra Pradesh, according to a company statement. The dealership is promoted by Gautham Gudigopuram, Managing Director of KUN Exclusive, who also has another outlet in Hyderabad in Telangana.
Philipp von Sahr, President, BMW Group India said: “BMW is an admired premium auto manufacturer and continues to set new benchmarks in India. BMW India is committed to creating unparalleled customer delight. We believe that the circle of ‘Sheer Driving Pleasure’ can only be completed by introducing innovative products, building world class dealerships, maintaining state-of-the-art local-production facilities and having a motivated workforce that engages passionately with our clientele to deliver premium services ahead of time. With the launch of our second dealership in Andhra Pradesh, we have further strengthened our commitment to one of the most promising markets in India.”
Gudigopuram said: “Our partnership with BMW India started seven years ago and it has been an absolute pleasure working alongside BMW. Since 2008, we have established a strong business and continued to expand our footprint. Today, we are delighted to inaugurate our first 4S dealership in Vijayawada to further serve our growing clientele in the region with enthusiasm and passion.”
Spread over 18,500 square feet, the ultra modern 4S facility has a classy showroom integrated with after-sales service workshop. The dealership delivers extremely high quality standards in all processes of Sales, Service, Spare-parts and Business Systems to ensure that customers receive best-in-class pre and post sales ownership experience.
The design of the showroom is based upon Urban Street Display concept which is a signature BMW layout with sales lounges close to the display area. The showroom will display 4 cars indoors and along with ‘Special Display’ area featuring high-end cars. The ‘Lifestyle Section’ displays premium BMW accessories for sale to customers and BMW fans. The state-of-the-art workshop comprises of three service bays (including mechanical, body and paint) that can service up to 100 cars per month. KUN Exclusive has employed over 100 people and provided intense training to its staff at BMW’s training centers in Singapore, Malaysia, Germany and Gurgaon.
BMW India is the pioneer in bringing luxurious dealerships to India. BMW India has set a decisive course by setting up BMW dealerships of international standards across the country. Currently, BMW India has 39 sales outlets in the Indian market. By end of 2015, BMW India will aggressively expand its dealer network by increasing the number of outlets to 50 across major metropolitan centers and emerging markets in India.