ŠKODA AUTO India announced a 131% increase in its September 2021 sales, compared to the same period last year. The company sold 3,027 cars in September 2021, compared to 1,312 cars sold in September 2020. While KUSHAQ has fueled the growth for the brand in India, SUPERB, OCTAVIA and RAPID have also contributed to the increase in sales volumes.
Mr. Zac Hollis, Brand Director – ŠKODA AUTO India, said, “ŠKODA AUTO India has managed to consolidate and move forward in September, despite the headwinds that the industry is facing in terms of some key components. We are confident of building our momentum, as we approach the festive season, and look forward to delivering an increasing number of ŠKODA vehicles across the country. India continues to be an important market for us globally, and we are focussing on strengthening our presence here.”
With the roll out of the ‘India 2.0’ strategy, which began with the launch of KUSHAQ, there has been a key focus on rapidly increasing the network presence pan India. The brand is now present in more than 100 cities and has recently opened new dealerships in key cities across India.