India’s largest Premium car maker Mercedes-Benz opened their 7th AMG Performance Center in Chennai just a day after the 6th APC was opened in Kochi. Trans Cars India is the AMG Performance Center in Chennai. Mercedes-Benz is on a roll and is celebrating 50 years of AMG Globally.Mercedes-Benz has a current portfolio of 12 AMG Models for India. The Mercedes AMG GT-R and GT Roadster were recently launched in India. The Chennai APC is spread across 7000 sq feet of area dedicated to the outlet along with certified AMG personnel for sales and service.
Mr. Roland Folger, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented,“India is an emerging market and performance car segment has an immense growth potential in the country. We are experiencing increased interest among the discerning customers for an AMG vehicle, not only from the key metro cities but from the non-metros as well. With the inauguration of the Chennai AMG Performance Center, we further reinforce our commitment to connect with our potential customers, who seek the thrill of performance driving and the unmatched exclusivity that is associated with an AMG. The AMG Performance Center will attract ardent performance car enthusiasts,where they can choose from our vivid AMG car portfolio for the ultimate driving experience. With the recent launch of the AMG GT R and the GT Roadster, Mercedes-AMG now has expanded its performance car portfolio in India to 12 products and leads the segment by holding a significant market share. The AMG Performance Center in Chennai will serve as a right place for performance car enthusiasts to experience and discover their much aspired AMG model, concept and accessories for an unparalleled driving and ownership experience. The inauguration of an APC in Chennai also underlines the importance of Chennai market, which has been a key market for both Mercedes-Benz and AMG products.”
There are around 400 of these Mercedes AMG Performance Centers (APC) globally since 2008.