Skoda Auto India introduces innovative anytime warranty package

PTI, Feb 8, 2023, 10:29 AM IST

After wrapping up 2022 as its Biggest Year in terms of sales, ŠKODA AUTO India opens 2023 with its first introduction. Not a new car, but an all-new, revolutionary, customer initiative aimed at enhancing ownership experience and customer satisfaction. Called Anytime Warranty, it is a 1-year/20,000 km warranty package that can be used to enhance any existing standard or extended warranties.

Petr Šolc, Brand Director, ŠKODA AUTO India, said, “We began 2023 by telling you the way forward for ŠKODA AUTO India is not going to be just about newer cars, but several innovations that provide an unparalleled ownership and maintenance experience for our customers. Anytime Warranty is one such offering, that delivers on our promise of customer satisfaction and hassle-free ownership experience, in our path towards Accelerating Growth.” ŠKODA AUTO India already leads the Indian automotive market with a 4-year/100,000 km standard warranty when the industry standard is about 3-years/75,000kms. In addition, ŠKODA offered an option to extend the 4-year standard warranty to the 5th and 6th year/150,000 km under its Peace of Mind programme. The all-new Anytime Warranty is in addition to the existing standard and extended warranties and allows customers to have an additional warranty coverage of up to 8 years/150,000 km (whichever earlier).

The Anytime Warranty is designed especially for the older generations of the KODIAQ (TDI), SUPERB, OCTAVIA, YETI and the RAPID for a 1-year/20,000 km period. Any ŠKODA within 7 years of age and/or mileage less than 130,000 km is eligible for the Anytime Warranty post inspection and certification. And all of these warranties – be it the standard, extended or the Anytime Warranty – are transferrable to the next owner. Customers who have had their existing warranty expire can also purchase the Anytime Warranty subject to the car meeting inspection standards.

In 2022, ŠKODA AUTO India took the number of customer touchpoints to over 240 from 175 at the end of 2021. The company also brought down maintenance costs by up to 21% through high levels of localisation. The Anytime Warranty is yet another step in the manufacturer’s customer-centric endeavour to provide satisfaction and a hassle-free maintenance and ownership experience.

The year 2022 saw ŠKODA AUTO India achieve its Biggest Year ever in terms of sales. India also became ŠKODA AUTO’s third largest market in the world and largest outside Europe. Most importantly for the company, the ŠKODA KUSHAQ, the first product under the INDIA 2.0 project and sitting on the made-for-India, ready-for-the-world MQB-A0-IN won a full 5-stars in the Global NCAP crash tests, that too under the newer, more stringent test protocols and for both adult and child occupants. Four months on, and other cars tested, the KUSHAQ continues being at the top of safety charts.

ŠKODA AUTO • is successfully steering the new decade with the Next Level – Škoda Strategy 2030.

• aims to be one of the five best-selling brands in Europe by 2030, with an attractive line-up in the entry-level segments and more e-models.

• is emerging as the leading European brand in important growth markets like India and North Africa.

• currently offers its customers 12 passenger-car series: the FABIA, RAPID, SCALA, OCATVIA and SUPERB, as well as the KAMIQ, KAROQ, KODIAQ, ENYAQ iV, ENUAQ Coupé iV, SLAVIA and KUSHAQ.

• delivered over 731,000 vehicles to customers around the world in 2022.

• has been a member of the Volkswagen Group, one of the most successful vehicle manufacturers in the world, for 30 years.

• independently manufactures and develops not only vehicles but also components like engines and transmissions in association with the Group.

• operates at three sites in the Czech Republic and has additional production capacity in China, Russia, Slovakia and India, primarily through Group partnerships, as well as in Ukraine with a local partner.

• employs 45,000 people globally and is active in over 100 markets ŠKODA AUTO INDIA • fascinating customers in India since 2001.

• offers 5 models in India – SLAVIA, SUPERB, OCTAVIA, KUSHAQ and KODIAQ.

• present in more than 140 cities across the country with over 240 customer touchpoints • recorded a triple digit growth of 125% with 53,721 units sold in 2022 ŠKODA AUTO India website – www.š ŠKODA AUTO India Communications Twitter Handle – @SKODAIndia_PR To View the Image, Click on the Link Below: Škoda Auto India Introduces Innovative Anytime Warranty Package

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Gangster Chhota Rajan sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Mumbai hotelier Jaya Shetty

God and meditation PM’s private affair, why should we interfere; asks D K Shivakumar

Udupi: BJP expels four office bearers for anti-party activities

Illegal money transfer case Minister B Nagendra will be summoned, says Shivakumar

Twenty one killed, 47 injured as bus falls into gorge in Jammu

IndiGo derosters 6 crew members in connection with Delhi-Varanasi flight bomb scare incident

Delhi CM Kejriwal faces health crisis amid ED custody

Related Articles More

Nissan warns owners of older vehicles not to drive them due to risk of exploding air bag inflators

Japan’s Toyota shows ‘an engine born’ with green fuel despite global push for battery electric cars

Expect sales to grow faster than industry this fiscal: JLR India

JLR to produce Range Rover, Range Rover Sport in India; prices set to fall up to 22 pc

Tata Motors’ arms partner with Bajaj Finance to provide financing to passenger, EV dealers



Les Saveurs institute and cafe

Peacock rescued from well

Popular Guruprasad Restaurant

Haralukote Shri Anjaneya Swamy |Udayavani

Latest Additions

Gangster Chhota Rajan sentenced to life imprisonment for murder of Mumbai hotelier Jaya Shetty

Akhilesh Yadav mocks Modi’s meditation trip amid poll campaign

God and meditation PM’s private affair, why should we interfere; asks D K Shivakumar

Vice President Dhankhar visits Neem Karoli Baba Ashram

Udupi: BJP expels four office bearers for anti-party activities

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.