Pune : On Tuesday, German luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz said it will set up the local assembly of vehicle range AMG in India.
The company in the statement said that Mercedes-AMG product to roll out of the assembly line from Mercedes-Benz India’s plant at Chakan in Pune will be of AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé.
Mercedes-Benz India Managing director and CEO Martin Schwenk said “The decision to locally produce AMG in India underlines Mercedes-Benz’s clear road map for the Indian market and our long-term commitment to our Indian customers. We want AMG to be more accessible to the potential customers and play a bigger role in our overall portfolio we offer in India.”
Schwenk also added this decision is an important milestone towards strengthening the company’s AMG ambitions in India further.
The AMG brand over the years has become synonymous with performance motoring in India and remains highly aspirational.
And added “We are proud to introduce these dynamic SUV Coupé for our Indian customers now in its ‘made in India’ version. “
“The addition of the stylish AMG GLC 43 Coupé will further cement our strong position in the performance SUV segment” and the company is confident that the launch of the locally produced AMG GLC 43 4MATIC Coupé will drive in value and aspiration for customers and help the model retain its top preference among the discerning AMG customers.