Bajaj Auto Launched RE Compact Range of 3 Wheeler Passenger Vehicles
Pune: Bajaj Auto launched new RE Compact passenger vehicles. These Autos will be available in petrol, CNG and LPG variants. The autos are going to replace the old autos.
RE Compact petrol 2 stroke version auto will cost Rs. 1.03 lakhs. 4 stroke petrol variant will come with a price tag of Rs. 1.15 lakhs. These prices are multi ex-showroom prices. These new models cost at least Rs. 2000 more than the existing models. Baja Auto is also planning to introduce two new vehicles in three wheeler vehicle segment.
Rajiv Bajaj, MD of Bajaj Auto informed to media reporters that diesel version of RE compact will be launched within six months. The latest autos come with DTSE engine. The autos give more mileage and need minimum maintenance cost.
Bajaj Auto is the largest manufacturer of auto rickshaws in the world. The company launched their new series of three wheelers – RE Compact. These come with DTSI engine, new stylish look and easy repair technology. These give 10-15 percent better fuel efficiency. The autos are designed to give comfort to driver and passengers. The autos were put through customer trails for 200 days. The passengers responded positively. The vehicle will be launched all across India in phases.
RC Maheshwar, president of commercial vehicles, Bajaj Auto informed that Bajaj has 85 percent market share in small autos category. Bajaj RE Compact is the small sized vehicle that we generally see in villages, towns and cities. The new vehicles will help expand the market size. These are more comfortable, more fuel efficient and reliable. The new auto rickshaws may not look much different from the existing ones. But the changes made to the technology do not appear but can only be experienced. He added that their customers can save on maintenance costs and fuel and increase their income. The number one three wheeler vehicles have become better.
Bajaj Auto Limited is working on two new products. 3 wheeler Maxim and midsized Optima both in the passenger carrier segment. The two products will be launched later in this year. The sales of three wheelers of Bajaj Auto Limited are 9000 units per month.