India’s first Jeep Destination Store Inaugurated in Ahmedabad
· The Jeep Wrangler, world’s most capable production 4x4 and the Jeep Grand Cherokee, the most awarded SUV of all time now on sale in Gujarat
· Concept Motorcar Pvt. Ltd. Is India’s first premium and world class Jeep Destination Store
· Showroom spread across 7,400 square-feet is located at Ground Floor, Ganesh Meredian on the Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway
· A 12,000 square-feet state-of-the-art Jeep service facility inaugurated in Taluka Sanand
SEPTEMBER 08, 2016 | AHMEDABAD, INDIA - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) India, today inaugurated the country’s first Jeep Destination Store, Concept Motorcar Pvt. Ltd., in Ahmedabad. This outlet is first among the 10 Jeep Destination Stores that are on-schedule to be opened in nine Indian cities by the end of 2016. With this outlet becoming fully operational, customers in Gujarat can now book and own the iconic 4x4 SUV, Jeep Wrangler and the luxurious Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Concept Motorcar’s impressive 7500 square-foot showroom located on the Ground Floor of Ganesh Meredian, opposite Kargil Petrol Pump on the Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway has been designed to be premium and world class, and will have a high level of engagement with walk-in customers, prospects and visitors.
The Jeep Destination Store is complemented by a 12,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art workshop facility located in Taluka Sanand, Block No - 298 Paiki and 300, Mouje Sanathal.
At the inauguration of the Ahmedabad Jeep Destination Store Mr. Kevin Flynn, President and Managing Director said, “We have been noting the growing interest around the Jeep Brand among customers in Ahmedabad. Many have been contacting us, inquiring about bookings and deliveries of the iconic Jeep Wrangler and the luxurious Jeep Grand Cherokee, and I am pleased to be able to deliver to their enthusiasm today, with the launch of our first Jeep Destination Store in this fast-growing metropolis.”
As a part of its retail strategy, FCA will focus a lot on providing the original Jeep off-roading experience to customers in Gujarat with an aim to bring them closer to the virtues of the Jeep brand and its Product Capabilities.
Flynn added, “Jeep pioneered the SUV segment and the concept of off-roading. Now we are ready to give our Indian customers the opportunity to own our iconic SUVs, the Jeep Wrangler, the most capable production 4x4 vehicle in the world and the Jeep Grand Cherokee, the most awarded SUV of all time.”
FCA has also focussed on After-Sales as one of its key drivers of growing business in India. For Jeep vehicles, the company has crafted innovative schemes that will give customers peace of mind and a satisfying Jeep ownership experience. The company will offer a two-year, unlimited mileage manufacturer’s warranty as standard on both the Jeep Grand Cherokee and the Jeep Wrangler. The warranty will have international coverage and will be transferrable to the second owner.
Branded Jeep Assist, a 24/7 helpline and roadside assistance program is part of the comprehensive package which will cover the vehicles for a two year, unlimited mileage period. Toll free assistance will be provided 24/7 in case of accidents and breakdowns and additionally, customers will be provided with a return journey Business Class air ticket or a hotel stay. FCA’s extended warranty on these Jeep vehicles is very competitive and offers comprehensive coverage. Concept Motorcar Pvt. Ltd. will have an exciting range of Jeep branded merchandise and accessories at their showroom.
Those who cannot visit the Jeep Destination Store can visit Jeep India’s website and contact Jeep customer care through toll-free numbers and connect with specially trained Jeep sales consultants.
Shortly after Ahmedabad, Jeep Destination Stores will go live in New Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Chandigarh, Kochi and Bengaluru.
THE JEEP WRANGLER
Variants: Single trim configuration – Jeep Wrangler Unlimited 4x4
Engine: 2.8-litre EcoDiesel, inline 4-cylinder,
Max power: 200 PS @ 3600 rpm
Max torque: 460 Nm @ 1600 – 2600 rpm
Transmission: 5-speed Automatic
Seating: 5 occupants
Key Notes for Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
· The iconic Wrangler – the most capable production 4x4 vehicle in the world
· An authentic off-roader that has inspired its owners to dream and delivers on the values of Freedom and Adventure time and time again
· The iconic design of the Wrangler is legendary
· Customers around the world immediately identify with its legendary styling cues – the vertical seven-slot grille, flanking round headlamps and the trapezoidal wheel arches
· This off-roader exudes superior quality and sheer presence and conveys a sense of confidence in its stance and that it is able to ‘go anywhere’.
· The most exciting part of the Wrangler is in its personality – a fortress of a body shell that is protected by subtly inbuilt sport bars and it comes with wash-out interiors with drain plugs
· It comes with removable doors, a three-piece modular, removable hard top as well as with a soft top – a standard addition to the Wrangler package
· Interiors – McKinley leather seats with accent stitching, a lockable center console, anine-speaker Alpine music system, a 6.5-inch Uconnect touch screen navigation system that is accessible through voice commands
· The Wrangler is the only Trail Rated SUV in the marketit comes with our legendary Command Trac 4x4 system with heavy duty solid axles, 18 bolt main case joint clamping to enable extreme capability and to round it off, 17-inch Silent Armour Goodyear Tyres
· The Wrangler Unlimited will be available in six colours
THE JEEP GRAND CHEROKEE
Engine and Transmission -
Grand Cherokee SRT: 6.4-litre HEMI V8 (Petrol)
Max power: 475 PS @ 6250 rpm
Max torque: 624 Nm @ 4100 rpm
Transmission: 8-speed Automatic with Paddle Shift
Grand Cherokee Summit & Grand Cherokee Limited: 3.0-litre V6 EcoDiesel
Max power: 243 PS @ 3600 rpm
Max torque: 570 Nm @ 2000 rpm
Transmission: 8-speed Automatic with Paddle Shift
Seating: SRT, Summit and Limited - 5 occupants each
Key Notes for Jeep Grand Cherokee
· Grand Cherokee SRT
o The best of the best as the flagship on-road performance machine of the Jeep line-up for India
o Zero-100 km/hr in five seconds, thanks to the SRT’s ‘Launch Control’ button which is the trigger to unleash that raw power
o Capability is complemented by technology – it comes with a Quadra-Trac full-time Active-on-Demand 4WD system linked to a five-mode Selec-Track system, supported by a high performance adaptive suspension, complemented by highly effective, high performance Brembo brakes with large, multiple-piston rotors
o The SRT’s capability is proven by high performance technology including –Quadra-Trac full-time Active-on-Demand 4WD system linked to a five-mode Selec-Track system, adaptive damping suspension, high performance Brembo brakes at all four corners.
o It is just as dynamic inside the cockpit too –it gives feedback on G-force on the 7-inch instrument cluster and real time performance data on its 8.4-inch UConnect system
o Ultra-luxurious Laguna leather seats that are crafted with leather sourced from the world’s finest Swedish tanners
o An 8.4-inch multimedia system is wired to a 19-speaker Harman Kardon sound system enhances the experience
o The Grand Cherokee SRT will be available in five colours
· Grand Cherokee Summit
o Pampers occupants with seats stitched and wrapped in Nappa leather with a refined suede-like premium headliner
o To keep the refinement consistent, the leather is carried forward to the instrument panel door, center console, shifter knob and the armrest
o The use of open-pore wood tastefully enhances the interior matching the aesthetics to the SUV’s impressive personality
o Offers colour-coordinated interiors with the base, ‘Limited’ variant
o It is equipped with a nine-speaker Alpine music system synced to the 8.4-inch UConnect infotainment system
o Customisable 7-inch instrument cluster
o Rear seat passengers can enjoy the Blu-ray entertainment system and the panoramic sunroof
o Like the SRT, it offers Quadra-Trac II with the SelecTerrain traction control system
o Offered with smart-looking 20-inch alloy wheels
o Available in six colours