BMW Plant Chennai rolled out the 25000th car from its assembly line.
Mr. Juergen Eder, Managing Director, BMW Plant Chennai said, "It is with great excitement that BMW Plant Chennai rolls out the 25000th car assembled in India. BMW Group India is the leader in the luxury car segment and; with the increasing demand for BMW cars, BMW Plant Chennai will play an important role in ensuring the company's long-term success. It has taken us less than six years to achieve this milestone and I would like to congratulate the team at BMW Plant Chennai for contributing to the continuous growth in production with highest quality standards."
BMW India has registered retail sales of 4457 cars (delivered to customers) in the calendar year 2012 (January - 550, February - 736, March - 1083, April - 712, May - 626, June - 750).
Dr. Andreas Schaaf, President, BMW India said, "BMW India continues its success story in 2012 by maintaining its momentum in the leadership position in Indian luxury car segment. We understand the Indian luxury consumer and are confident of maintaining our Number One position in the luxury car segment with an emotional and exciting product portfolio, innovative services and strong customer affinity towards the BMW brand."
With 9371 cars delivered to customers in the calendar year 2011, BMW India achieved leadership position in the luxury car segment in India for the third consecutive year.