JLR India, the Indian subsidiary of Tata-owned British luxury marquee, has received top awards at the recently concluded Jaguar Land Rover Global Technician Of The Year (GTOTY) 2017 Contest, held in the UK. These awards included Jaguar Global Technician Of The Year, Land Rover Global Technician Of The Year – Runner Up and Overall Market Winner. The contest had highly skilled and trained Service Technicians from 27 countries who were chosen from a talent pool of approximately 11 000 service technicians across Jaguar Land Rover’s Global Retailer Network.
Rohit Suri, President & Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India Ltd (JLRIL), said: "We are pleased and proud that our team from India has demonstrated a high degree of technical expertise to win this global contest. Clearly our focus on training is bearing result. We have consistently invested in training our personnel to the highest standards, with the objective of enhancing our capability continuously to provide the best possible customer experience throughout their ownership cycle.” Avadhut Papade from Modi Motors, Mumbai was adjudged ‘The Jaguar Global Technician Of The Year 2017’, while Ganesh Khochare from Navnit Motors, Mumbai was declared ‘The Land Rover Global Technician Of The Year 2017 – First Runner-up’.
In addition, Jaguar Land Rover India also won the prestigious overall Market Winner title. The contest finalists went through a series of process driven, theoretical and practical evaluations across multiple tasks to demonstrate their diagnostic and analytical technical skills. The Jaguar range in India includes XE (starting at Rs. 35.85 Lakhs), XF (starting at Rs. 46.46 Lakhs), F-PACE (starting at Rs. 60.02 Lakhs), XJ (starting at Rs. 1.08 Crores) and F-TYPE (starting at Rs. 1.34 Crores). All prices mentioned are ex-showroom prices in India.