Friday, October 04, 2013
By Kamal Swami
Bentley Flying Spur: Launched in Indian auto market
Bentley, the division of German auto giant Volkswagen AG, has launched its highly awaited and anticipated car Flying Spur in Indian car market. As is known that Bentley Motors Limited which was taken over by German auto maker Volkswagen AG in 1998 is regarded as the successor of Rolls Royce Motors. With price tag of Rs. 3.1 crore Flying Spur is empowered with 6.0 litre, twin turbo W12 engine developing the power of 625 PS and picking up the speed from 0 to 100 kmph within the span of 4.6 seconds.
Speaking on the launch of Bentley Flying Spur, Mr. Chris Buxton, Regional Manager, India, South Africa and Middle East said, Indian car market is one of the important places for company to explore its products in India and company’s co-operation with Exclusive Motors has played an important role in establishing roots of company in Indian market. According to Mr. Buxton earlier also cars launched by company have received overwhelming response from customers and launch of Flying Spur company hopes to receive the same welcome from royal customers of India. In words of Mr. Buxton, the new model is more powerful and strong than its ancestors and carries various high defined technical and luxurious features.
Bentley Motors Limited is one of the largest car suppliers in International market having the huge numbers of buyers from United States, China, Europe and Middle East. In recent times India has also emerged as one of the hot destinations for International car suppliers and this has inspired company to determine its policy for strengthening its roots in Indian auto market by increasing its sales.