Fiat India has added three more sales and service outlets to its existing distribution and after-sales service base in the country. The company opened India’s first FCA Destination Store in Worli, Mumbai that will cater to Fiat, Abarth as well as Jeep customers. Chennai gets its first Jeep Destination Store, an impressive 3S facility located on the Old Mahabalipuram Road and New Delhi too is ready with its first Jeep Destination Store on Mathura Road. The Italian automaker has confirmed the launch of localised Jeep Compass mid next year in the Indian market.
On the development, Mr. Kevin Flynn – President and Managing Director, FCA India said, “We intend to provide our customers with a sales and service experience as a cohesive process, one that will demonstrate our commitment that will make FCA’s existing and future customer base feel very special indeed. Our premium Destination Stores set the benchmark and reflect our new strategy and intent.” Concept Motorcar Pvt. Ltd., FCA’s first Jeep Destination Store was opened in Ahmedabad, Gujarat in September this year. Landmark Lifestyle Cars Pvt. Ltd., India’s first ‘FCA Destination Store’ is located in the upscale Worli area in South Mumbai. One of FCA’s biggest showrooms, it has a display area of over 8,500 square-feet that accommodates Fiat, Abarth and Jeep vehicles. A massive 12,035 square-foot authorised workshop is coming up, off the Western Express Highway at Andheri (East), in suburban Mumbai.
RDC Automobile Pvt. Ltd., is Chennai’s Jeep Destination Store, located at the prime Perungudi area on Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR). This is FCA’s largest ‘self-contained’ Jeep Brand 3S facility yet, and is spread across a sum of 17,700 square-feet of display, service and parking areas, all in a single location. FCA has partnered with the Landmark Group for its sales and service outlets in New Delhi as well. The 11700 square-foot showroom is located at Mathura Road and its 12,000 square-foot authorised workshop is at Moti Nagar, New Delhi. Flynn added, “All of FCA’s new Destination Stores are designed to offer a comprehensive brand experience. In addition to the care that customers will receive inside our showrooms and workshops, we have plans for outside, and will introduce Camp Jeep in India – our international property that will be an opportunity for customers to appreciate off-roading the Jeep way.”