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Date: 17th October 2018

  • Customers can now purchase the Passat Connect at a special price starting at INR 25.99 lakh
  • For a holistic customer experience, the Volkswagen Connect – an intelligent vehicle assistance system is introduced. The app enables users to experience advanced connected features such as trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, driving behavior, SOS call and much more

Mumbai: Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, today further redefined its sporty and premium carline Passat with an advanced telematics solution. This first in segment feature – Volkswagen Connect is now available in the Passat at special price starting at INR 25.99 lakh. The elegant yet understated Passat is now available with Volkswagen Connect, an intelligent connected vehicle assistance system offering a holistic and connected experience to its customers.

The Passat is known worldwide for its power, efficiency and uncompromising performance along with a fun-to-drive experience. The all-new Passat hosts several premium luxury features including 9 Airbags, Hill Start Assist, Auto Hold, Reverse camera with 360⁰ area view, Park assist, App connect, ‘NAPPA’ leather seats, Dynamic chassis control, 3 zone Auto AC, Electric adjustable front seat, Full LED Headlamps with DRLs and LED tail-lamps and easy open boot among others.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Steffen Knapp, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars said, “The Volkswagen Passat is made for perfectionists filled with path-breaking technologies to make life easier. With the all-new Passat Connect, Volkswagen aims to further transform and enhance the customer driving experience. The Volkswagen Connect will empower our customers to manage a host of services such as driving behavior analysis, trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, and other convenient features available on their fingertips.”

With the on-going festive season, customers can now avail these offers starting today across all 121 Volkswagen dealerships in 104 cities in India.

Notes:

I. Volkswagen Connect

Volkswagen Connect is an intelligent, connected vehicle assistant that offers a seamless connected car experience to Indian drivers. The interactive ‘Connect’ app enables users to connect their car to their smart phone through a “Plug and Play” data dongle fitted to the on-board diagnostics (OBD) port of the car. Once installed and connected with a smartphone via Bluetooth, customers can experience advanced connected features such as trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, driving behavior and much more.

The Connect® app is compatible with both Android and iOS platforms and is available to download at the Google Play and App Store respectively.

The key highlights of the Connect App are:

1. Trip tracking: Users can track every trip made by the car when the phone is connected to the car

2. Fuel cost monitor: Users can keep a tab on their monthly or trip wise fuel costs

3.Driving behavior: The driving behavior monitor enables users to monitor their driving styles. Individual scores are given for acceleration, braking, engine speed, engine temperature etc. for every trip which enables users to improve their driving efficiency by altering their driving style

4. Location sharing: This feature enables users to share their last parking locations with their loved ones even after moving away from that location

5. SOS call: Customers now need not memorize or store the customer care or RSA number. The app can directly connect a call to the helplines from the user’s phone

6. Service appointment: The app can automatically inform the dealership when the customers car is due for service. With this intimation, the dealer workshop can contact the customer proactively and offer an appointment at a convenient time.

II.        Price range (in INR Lakh)

Trim

Passat Connect

CL

INR 25.99 L

HL

INR 28.99 L

For detailed specifications of each carline, please visit www.volkswagen.co.in

Date: 11th October 2018

  • Volkswagen Connect, an intelligent vehicle assistance system introduced for a seamless connected car experience. The app enables users to experience advanced connected features such as trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, driving behavior, SOS call and much more
  • Starting today, customers can now choose a brand new color – Lapiz Blue
  • Safety has been of paramount importance to Volkswagen, taking it a notch higher the Brand introduces dual front side airbags on the Vento 
  • Across the popular carlines – Polo, Ameo and Vento, Volkswagen launches the Connect edition along with new comfort and convenient features for customers

Mumbai: Accelerating digital transformation across the world, Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, today launched Volkswagen Connect, an intelligent connected vehicle assistance system followed by a brand new Lapiz Blue body color across its popular carlines – Polo, Ameo and Vento. Reiterating its ‘value-for-money’ proposition, Volkswagen also introduces dynamic new features across its popular carlines which further enhances style, safety and customer convenience.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Steffen Knapp, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars said, “Volkswagen is transforming into a mobility provider with the aim to offer fully connected vehicle fleets. In India, with Volkswagen Connect and the recently launched ‘Digital Workplace’ experience we aim to completely digitalize the customer experience right from pre to post-purchase experiences. With Volkswagen Connect, customers are empowered to manage a host of services such as driving behavior analysis, trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, and other convenient features available on their fingertips.

Further commenting on the introduction of the new features across its popular carlines Mr. Knapp said, “At Volkswagen, customers have been at the centre of our business. Adding to the sportiness of our popular carlines, the new enhanced features along with dual front-side airbag on the Vento makes for an attractive value proposition for our discerning customers. With such unique offerings, it is our endeavor to offer world-class services to all our customers.”

With the on-going festive season, customers can now avail these offers starting today across all 121 Volkswagen dealerships in 104 cities in India.

Notes:

I.            Volkswagen Connect

Volkswagen Connect is an intelligent, connected vehicle assistant that offers a seamless connected car experience to Indian drivers. The interactive ‘Connect’ app enables users to connect their car to their smart phone through a “Plug and Play” data dongle fitted to the on-board diagnostics (OBD) port of the car. Once installed and connected with a smartphone via Bluetooth, customers can experience advanced connected features such as trip tracking, fuel cost monitoring, driving behavior and much more.

The Connect® app is compatible with both Android and iOS platforms and is available to download at the Google Play and App Store respectively.

The key highlights of the Connect App are:

1.       Trip tracking: Users can track every trip made by the car when the phone is connected to the car

2.       Fuel cost monitor: Users can keep a tab on their monthly or trip wise fuel costs

3.       Driving behavior: The driving behavior monitor enables users to monitor their driving styles. Individual scores are given for acceleration, braking, engine speed, engine temperature etc. for every trip which enables users to improve their driving efficiency by altering their driving style

4.       Location sharing: This feature enables users to share their last parking locations with their loved ones even after moving away from that location

5.       SOS call: Customers now need not memorize or store the customer care or RSA number. The app can directly connect a call to the helplines from the user’s phone

6.      Service appointment: The app can automatically inform the dealership when the customers car is due for service. With this intimation, the dealer workshop can contact the customer proactively and offer an appointment at a convenient time.

Continuing to showcase Volkswagen’s product design philosophy of driver safety, comfort and fun-to-drive experience, the Brand introduces new additional features for customer comfort and convenience. 

I.            Brand new Lapiz Blue body color

II.            Attractive new features across Polo, Ameo and Vento:

Highlighted features:

Polo

  • Lapiz Blue color
  • Moon stone coloured Radio surround trim
  • Glove box light
  • Rear USB charging port
  • 16“ Portago Gray Alloy wheels
  • Chequered seat fabrics – Polo GT
  • Leatherette seat fabrics – Polo 

Ameo

         

Vento

  • Dual front side airbags
  • 15“ Diamond cut linas (Allstar) - HL
  • Body colour rear spoiler

 

Carline

Polo

Ameo

Vento

Price range (in INR Lakh)

5.55 – 9.39

5.65 – 9.99

8.38 – 14.02

I.            Volkswagen Connect Edition

Highlight Features:  Polo, Ameo, Vento

  • Connect dongle
  • 16” Gray Portago
  • Leatherette Seat covers
  • Aluminium Pedals
  • Black carbon finish ORVM
  • Glossy Roof and side foil
  • Chrome badge „Connect“ on fender

The Connect edition will be available to customers at no additional cost

For detailed specifications of each carline, please visit www.volkswagen.co.in

Date: 8th October 2018

  • Customers can avail special benefits across carlines with the Volksfest 2018 campaign
  • Over the decade long association with Volkswagen, Automark Motors Pvt. Ltd. has received numerous accolades including Volkswagen Sarvottam Awards for the Best HR and after-sales practices and the Award for Retail Excellence in ‘Auto Retail Marketing’ Category by a leading media house
  • This partnership began with a single customer touchpoint and grew to a network of 12 state-of-the-art dealerships and customer touch points across Gujarat
  • The collaborative efforts have resulted in more than 25,000 happy Volkswagen customers, across carlines

Ahmedabad: Volkswagen, Europe’s leading car manufacturer, today commemorated its 10th year anniversary of its association with Automark Motors Pvt. Ltd. Over the last decade, this partnership has been driven by distinct principles encompassing Volkswagen’s core DNA: safety, build quality and fun to drive experience. Consistently meeting Volkswagen’s standards of quality and service has been the fundamental ground for the association’s success.  

Starting from Ahmedabad, in the last 10-years Automark Motors has been able to expand its reach to four cities in Gujarat, contributing to Volkswagen’s progress in the region. Automark Motors now has five state of the art showrooms with world class facilities to provide customers the best possible buying experience. The Group has received several accolades including the Volkswagen Sarvottam Awards for the Best HR and after-sales practices and the Award for Retail Excellence in ‘Auto Retail Marketing’ Category by a leading media house.

Under the adept leadership of Mr. Sanjay Thakker, Founder & Chairman of the Landmark Group, Automark Motors Pvt. Ltd. has been a testament of how people are always at the center of Volkswagen business. Having over 600 professionally trained employees has led to the association’s success. The sales and service force has been able to satisfy more than 25,000 customers throughout the last decade with endless efforts to maintain the highest caliber of service.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Steffen Knapp, Director, Volkswagen Passenger Cars said, “Gujarat has been a promising market for Volkswagen and this 10-year anniversary celebrates Automark Motors exemplary service that has helped us flourish in this key region. The association further established Volkswagens active drive in building a robust network of dealers that forms a remarkable component for the brand with the aim to provide a delightful customer experience. With the ongoing festive season, we’re confident our collaborative efforts will broaden and strengthen the Volkswagen family.”

It’s been a decade of excellence, of noteworthy achievements, of bounties and appreciation with Volkswagen. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sanjay Thakker, Founder & Chairman of the Landmark Group, Automark Motors Pvt. Ltd. said, “It is a matter of great pride to be associated with Volkswagen. We’ve constantly aligned with the Brand’s pursuit of providing premium mobility to our customers by adopting Volkswagen’s global practices and processes. The recently launched ‘Digital Workplace’ application showcased the Brands commitment and endeavour to constantly enhance and create best practices for empowering the sales force. With this, we eagerly look forward to the next decade of this thriving association.” 

Continuing the festive fervor, customers can avail special benefits across carlines under the Volksfest 2018 campaign at all Automark Motors outlets in India. 

Automark Motors Dealership Addresses:

Ahmedabad

Volkswagen Ahmedabad

B-002, Sakar-7, Nehru Bridge Corner, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009

Volkswagen Ahmedabad, S.G. Road

Nr. Gujarat High School Next to Sola Bridge S.G. Road. Ahmedabad - 380081

Rajkot

Volkswagen Rajkot

Gondal Road, Gondal Ahmedabad Bye Pass Circle NH # 8B, Vavdi. Rajkot - 360004

Vadodara

Volkswagen Vadodara

Amin Estate Nr. Surendra Nursery Chhani Road.

Vadodara - 390002

Vapi

Volkswagen Vapi

Plot CM 8/20 Status complex Charwada road National Highway No. 8. Vapi - 396195