JAMMU, AUG 10: Italian auto maker Piaggio today launched its dealership in Jammu. Focussing on 3 and 4 wheeler commercial vehicles to cater the demand of Jammuites, Piaggio launched its dealership at Royal Automobiles, Jammu.
On the occasion, RTO Jammu Er D.R Kanethia and ARTO Jammu were the chief guest and guest of honour. From Piaggio, Amit Kumar Panwar, Regional Service Head and Ashish Bhat, Area Sales Manager graced the occasion.
From dealership Syed Zahoor and Syed Ifaq thanked Piaggio for trusting them to lead Jammu and Kashmir to a new vehicle revolution. Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd (PVPL), a 100 % subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group ( European leader of the 2wh sector ) and India’s leading manufacturer of small commercial vehicles today celebrated a historic milestone of rolling-out its 2.5 millionth small commercial vehicle (SCV). The SCV was rolled-out from the assembly line of Piaggio’s world-class manufacturing facility at Baramati (an Apé Xtra LDX).
On this significant occasion, Piaggio also announced an exciting volley of customer centric initiatives, ‘The Super Warranty’ programme and the personal accident insurance program, to extend extra value to its customers. In addition confirming its commitment to customers changing needs and Piaggio ‘score philosophy of providing path breaking solutions in the last mile transportation segment, the company also launched a new range of Apé CNG/ LPG vehicles. To commemorate the 2.5 millionth vehicle roll out milestone and to strengthen its relationship with customers, Piaggio announced a one of its kind warranty and insurance programme for its customers. Under the industry first ‘Super Warranty’ programme, customers buying Apé Diesel 3w vehicles will get a warranty for 42 months or 1.2 lakh kilometres (whichever is earlier). Customers buying the Ape’ CNG/ LPG/ Petrol 3 w vehicles will be entitled to a warranty of 36 months or 1 lakh kilometres (whichever is earlier). To add further value to its customers, each Piaggio customer buying a 3wh vehicle from today will be entitled to a personal accident Insurance cover of Rs. 1 lakh.
Piaggio Vehicle Pvt. Ltd. also unveiled its new series of Apé CNG/LPG fuel vehicles in the three-wheeler category for the Indian market. The introduction of the new range of CNG/LPG vehicles is a strategic initiative from Piaggio to reinforce its commitment of providing path-breaking solutions in the last mile transportation segments.
Speaking on the occasion, Ravi Chopra, Chairman of Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. said, “We created the market, grew the market and owned the market in the last mile connectivity segment .The roll out of the 2.5 millionth vehicle is a testimony of the trust shown by the customer in Piaggio’s products reliability. It is pertinent to note that Piaggio’s offerings are not just vehicles but are a strong source of creating self-employment which is extremely vital for the growth of the nation.”
While announcing the customer centric initiatives, Diego Graffi, MD & CEO of Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd. said, “It is our endeavour to continue providing best in class offerings to our customers like the super warranty which will lower the operating cost for our customers and increase their earnability.”
Talking about the company’s new range of alternate fuel vehicles, Graffi said, “It is our focus to enhance Piaggio’s leadership in the market and widen the choice for the customer.”