Daimler’s Mercedes Benz had a great festive season this year as its SUV sales reached its pole . The demand for SUV for as its peak globally while there was a good demand for compact vehicles. The global delivery of the brand rose by 7.4 % to 161,953 vehicles in 11 month period. The company has beaten the previous year record by a good margin.
The demand for SUV was also seen in other Asian and South Eastern countries like China and Singapore. The company recently launched its AGS model this month and hopes to pin down the high end domestic market.
Mercedes launched one of its most popular car , Mercedes Benz AMG GTS in India today . The model is priced at Rs2.4 Crore (ex-showroom-Delhi). The company launched its 14th product this year and plans to add one more by the end of the year .
The current model launched comes with a 4-liter bi turbo engine and has built in elite class features like adaptive brake lights, composite braking system, automatic child seat recognition and eight airbags. “The launch of the AMG GT S is the finest example of our top-of-pyramid approach for the Indian market as we are presenting the most acclaimed product from our global portfolio,” Mercedes-Benz India MD and CEO Roland Folger told reporters in New Delhi.