Skoda Auto Volkswagen India confirmed that it has commenced the export of Volkswagen T-Cross from the nation. The export items are destined to go to Mexico from Mumbai.
The Volkswagen T-Cross is the primary of the vary of autos constructed on the MQB-A0-IN platform which will probably be exported from India, the corporate stated in an announcement. The first batch of 1,232 Volkswagen T-Cross items are being shipped .
“The export of the Volkswagen T-Cross is a momentous event in the Group’s endeavor to engineer cars in India to be driven by the world! Developing India as an export hub for the VW Group globally is an integral part of our India strategy,” Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Pvt Ltd (SAVWIPL) chairman Christian Cahn von Seelen famous.
The automobiles manufactured on the firm’s services in India embody the identical high quality requirements because the automaker adheres to globally, he added. “The Volkswagen T-Cross built for the world on the MQB A0-IN platform exemplifies the excellence we pursue in all aspects of production, from technology and quality to design and performance,” Seelen stated.
In addition to scripting development within the home market, the versatile MQB-A0-IN platform will play a vital position in increasing the corporate’s international export footprint, he added. “With this export milestone, we further strengthen our commitment to offering next-generation vehicles to and from India,” Seelen acknowledged.
SAVWIPL began its export program in 2011 with 6,256 items of the India-built Volkswagen Vento for the South African market. Since then, the corporate’s export market has continued to develop incrementally to construct the Group’s Made in India presence in 61 international locations throughout South America, Central America, Africa, the Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia, GCC international locations, and the Caribbean area.
The Group has exported over 5,45,653 automobiles till December 2021. Mexico is the most important export marketplace for SAVWIPL adopted by South Africa and Central American international locations (Columbia, Ecuador, Argentina) and ASEAN international locations.