Piaggio rolls out 25 lakh small commercial vehicles in country

By NT Bureau Published on Aug 07, 2018 03:46 PM IST

Pune: Piaggio Vehicles Pvt Ltd (PVPL), a subsidiary of the Italian Piaggio Group celebrated the rolling-out its 2.5 millionth small commercial vehicle (SCV) in the country. The SCV was rolled-out from the assembly line of Piaggio’s manufacturing facility at Baramati.

On the occasion, Piaggio announced customer centric initiatives including ‘The Super Warranty’ program and the personal accident insurance program, to extend extra value to its customers. In addition, the company also launched a new range of Apé CNG/ LPG vehicles.

Speaking on the occasion, chairman of Piaggio Vehicles, Ravi Chopra, said, "We created the market, grew the market and owned the market in the last mile connectivity segment .The roll out of the 2.5 millionth vehicle is a testimony of the trust shown by the customer in Piaggio‘s products reliability. It is pertinent to note that Piaggio‘s offerings are not just vehicles but are a strong source of creating self-employment which is extremely vital for the growth of the nation. I see many new opportunities for us in the coming future as the Indian market is set to gain a more predominant role in Piaggio ‘s global business."

While announcing the customer centric initiatives, MD and CEO of Piaggio Vehicles, Diego Graffi, said, "It is our endeavour to continue providing best in class offerings to our customers like the super warranty which will lower the operating cost for our customers and increase their earnability. In addition the personal accident Insurance cover provides a much needed support to the family of the driver/ customer in case of any unforeseen circumstances."