Mercedes Benz Opens India’s Largest Luxury Car Workshop Spread Over 1,00,000 Square Feet


Mercedes Benz India inaugurated India’s largest luxury car workshop in Mumbai on 20th August 2012 which is spread over an area of whooping 1,00,000 sq. feet. This Auto Hangar workshop has been opened with an investment of Rs. 52 crore and has 54 dedicated service bays capable of servicing up to 60 Mercedes Benz cars each day. This service facility will employ more than 155 trained service personnel and will offer a lot of convince to customers as Mercedes Benz car owners are gradually increasing in India.

Mercedes Auto Hangar Workshop is located in Andheri East, Mumbai and was inaugurated by Mr. Peter Honegg, Managing Director& CEO, Mercedes-Benz India and Mr. Mohan Mariwala, Managing Director, AutoHangar. This facility is equipped with sophisticated global level service and diagnostic equipment’s used by Mercedes Benz in their global facilities. It has large tooling capacity to cater to customers of Mumbai as well as neighboring cities. This workshop offers round the clock support in Service, General Repairs, Body Repairs, Paint Job, Wheel Alignment, Wheel Balancing, Tyre Change, Car Wash, Polishing etc.

L-R Mr. Mohan Mariwala, MD Auto Hangar, Mr. Peter Honegg, MD&CEO Mercedes-Benz India and Mr. Devdutta Chandavarkar, Director After Sales, Mercedes-Benz India

The workshop has been designed to provide a comfortable and convenient service experience to Mercedes Benz customers. It took 18 months time to develop this state-of-the-art global standard facility which will be operated with the help of qualified and skilled service personnel.

On this event, Mr. Peter Honegg, Managing Director & CEO Mercedes-Benz India commented

Mercedes-Benz’s core brand philosophy is Best or Nothing and this has been our guiding philosophy in all our initiatives. While we continue to make some of the best cars world over, it has also been our relentless endeavor to provide each of our customers with an unmatched servicing experience leading to a delightful vehicle ownership experience. With this world-class workshop of Auto Hangar which is the largest in the luxury car industry in India, having the best of equipments and human dexterity, I am confident that the discerning and loyal customers of Mumbai will cherish owning a Mercedes-Benz vehicle.

L-R Mr. Mohan Mariwala, MD Auto Hangar, Mr. Peter Honegg, MD&CEO Mercedes-Benz India and Mr. Devdutta Chandavarkar, Director After Sales, Mercedes-Benz India-2

Mercedes Benz India has presence in 31 cities of India with a total of 72 sales and service outlets across India and it is working in expanding this network gradually to reach deeper in Indian automobile market. Mercedes Benz India is working on aggressive product launches in India in coming years with many new products lined up for launch one-after-the-other in coming 2 to 3 years times. Some of these exciting products include the Mercedes B Class sports tourer, Mercedes A Class, Mercedes GLA and GLK compact SUVs to name a few. We will keep you posted on the developments on Mercedes Benz India, stay tuned to Car Blog India for latest updates.