To commemorate the beginning of the most celebrated festive season in Kolkata, Mercedes-Benz India, delivers a record 51 cars in one day in Kolkata. This is one of the highest car deliveries recorded from Kolkata in a single day. The deliveries were created across Kolkata and neighboring districts of Malda, Asansol and Siliguri.

Roland Folger, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said, “Customers have always been the epicenter of each plan at Mercedes- Benz, and it gives us immense joy to become a portion of our customers’ celebrations. Kolkata remains an important marketplace for Mercedes-Benz as well as the record delivery in the ‘City of Joy’ reaffirms our customers’ confidence in Mercedes-Benz. The customer’s increased taste for a Mercedes-Benz vehicle in Kolkata depicts an increase in brand’s resonance and customer loyalty.”

Sanjay Thakkar, Chairman, Benchmark Interkrafts said, “We are delighted to achieve this record accomplishment of delivering 51 cars in a single day. East India has emerged as a growing luxury car market and the onset of the festive season has aided this spike in sales. Mercedes-Benz has been slowly expanding its foothold into newer tier II markets like Malda, Asansol and Siliguri. We’re excited with the increasing popularity of Mercedes-Benz in this current market, and we are confident of expanding our footprint even further.”

Kolkata and its neighboring markets have been seeing an upward trend in sales from June 2017. With the much awaited festivals round the corner, Mercedes-Benz provided its customers another reason to celebrate the festivity season with pleasure and merriment. Kolkata has emerged as a sedan market with the C-Class since the leading contributor.