Italian luxury car maker Maserati has announced its entry into West India by opening its dealership in Mumbai/Maharashtra, in partnership with Group Planet Petal. This is Maserati’s first dealership in India’s West Zone, and the company’s third dealership in India. The gorgeous and sleek showroom is at the Taj Hotel in Santacruz, close to the airport.
The launch of the brand new showroom was hosted on Saturday 20th February 2016. Making their present felt at the party were Sukhbir Bagga, Managing Director, Group Planet Petal and Bojan Jankulovski, Head of Operations for India along with co hosts Rukshana and Mustafa Eisa . The evening was a gathering of Mumbai’s elite, including car lovers, luxury connoisseurs and taste influencers such as Anoop & Devaunshi Mehta, Rishi Sethia, Queenie Singh,Yash & Avanti Birla, Sandeep Khoswani, Madhoo Shah, Rashmi Nigam Rouble & Sahil Nagi, Jimmy & Delna Mistry Kunika & Rana Singh, Monaz Jethwani Renu Chainani, Deanne Pandey, Samvit & Alesha Tara, Bruno Rodella, Maheka Mirpuri, Mohammed Morani, Azmina Rahimtoola, Narendra Kumar and many others.
The event saw Sukhbir Bagga and Bojan Jankulovski unveil the Maserati Trident over an edgy presentation, after which guests proceeded to the luxurious showroom which displayed an exclusive collection of iconic Maserati models: the Trident brand’s flagship – the Quattroporte, its latest Sports Executive sedan – the Ghibli, as well as the sports coupe and cabriolet – the Maserati GranTurismo and GranCabrio. The luxurious showroom, worth 2 million USD, spans across 3,200 sq feet. It hosts an ultramodern visitor lounge, which introduces clients to Maserati’s history and also comprises a section for exclusive Maserati merchandising items as well as configurator area, where clients can customize their new vehicle.
Here’s what Bojan Jankulovski, Head of Operations for India, said about this event –
With over 100 years of Italian lineage and heritage, Maserati is synonymous with luxury. We believe that the Western market with its cosmopolitan and contemporary audience provides a tremendous opportunity for an exclusive brand like ours and Mumbai in particular is already home to some of the most reknowned luxury names in the world. The location of the dealership, at the luxurious Taj Santacruz, too was chosen with the DNA of Maserati in mind. We are extremelypleased to partner with Mr Sukhbir Bagga and Group Planet Petal, for Maserati’srepresentation in the country’s Western region.
Elaborating on the partnership, Mr. Sukhbir Bagga, Managing Director of Group Planet Petal (GPP) said –
Our forte lies in representing key automotive brands inIndia, with 1,100 plus employees and a base of 80,000 plus customers across the nation. We consider ourselves privileged to represent Maserati in India. We aim to provide our sophisticated client base in Mumbai with an unparalleled experience in sales and aftersales service.
The Maserati workshop is located in Marol, Andheri East, check it out at the earliest!