Toyota opens its 50th U Trust used car dealership; 15 more outlets planned by end of 2013
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Toyota Kirloskar Motor has inaugurated its 50th U Trust used car outlet in India and has announced that the number will be increased to 65 by the end of this year with presence in 53 cities.
The 50th Toyota U Trust outlet is Amana Toyota, Mallapuram, Kerala. The outlet provides a dedicated showroom for used cars. Through the U Trust outlets, customers can exchange their old cars of any make and upgrade either to a new or used Toyota. Toyota provides a 203 point quality check, warranty of 1 year/15,000 km, finance options and genuine accessories. In addition, U Trust customers can avail three free services (inclusive of labor costs) at any of the Toyota dealerships across the country.
Mr. N. Raja, Senior Vice President, Marketing, TKM said –
The used car business is a part of our value added services offered to our customers. The market for used cars is growing at a rapid pace and plays an important part in attracting new customers and retaining existing Toyota customers. We aim to provide our customers a Toyota QDR experience and treat them at par with the new car customers.
The presence of OEMs in the used car market is increasing steadily in India. Car markers like Maruti, Hyundai, Toyota, VW, Honda, Mercedes, Audi, etc have already established their used car outlets in India.
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