Audi India, has announced the start of production of the all new Audi A6 at its Aurangabad plant.. The company will manufacture more than 2,000 units of the next generation Audi A6 in 16 work cycles on one production line securing local employment for 126 individuals for the next years to come. The A4 and Q5 are the other vehicles which are locally produced by the German automaker.
“The production of the all new Audi A6 underlines our growing presence in the Indian market and reiterates our long term commitment to customers in India. The commencement of production of this next generation Audi A6 is in line with our long term strategy for India and is a precursor to its much awaited launch later this year,” Michael Perschke, Head, Audi India, said.
“The Audi A6 is one of the most successful business sedans worldwide and with the introduction of this seventh generation A6, we continue to offer our customers with exciting products that are progressive, sporty and sophisticated – reflecting the core essence of our brand DNA ‘Vorsprung durch Technik’.
The new Audi A6 perfectly blends the advanced technology of the new Audi A8 L and the design features of the new Audi A7 Sportback, and is the first true luxury business limousine in its segment. The Audi A6 has played a significant role in our exceptional performance in the Indian market and we are confident that the new Audi A6 with its distinctive appearance, dynamic performance and superior technology will set new benchmarks in the luxury car market in India,” he added.
We expect the launch by July. The car will be offered in a choice of petrol and diesel engines.
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