Al Nabooda Automobiles reports a record sales increase of 13.6% in 2014 for Audi
Dubai, 27 January 2015 – Al Nabooda Automobiles, the official dealer for Audi in Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has recorded a 2014 sales increase of 13.6% year on year, selling 3,003 cars. The four top performing models in Dubai and the Northern Emirates were the Audi Q7, A6, A8 and Q5, reinforcing the strong demand for first-rate sedans and SUVs in the Emirates. The new Audi A3 Sedan was launched in 2014 and became an instant hit with customers in the Dubai, Sharjah and Fujairah showrooms. Internationally acclaimed, the A3 was also named World Car of the Year for 2014 by a panel of international judges, so adding to the appeal of this new model.
Officially available from February, Al Nabooda Automobiles sold 316 cars by the end of the year. The A3 is more compact than the A4 and A6 models, but the sedan is equally luxurious and rewarding to its drivers. Aside from its assured reliability on the road, the 2015 A3 Sedan offers safety and comfort to passengers with smooth leather upholstery and front shock-absorbing technology.
“This has been another incredibly successful 12 months for Audi at Al Nabooda Automobiles, with the brand going from strength to strength in recent years,” said Ali Al Nabooda, General Manager Audi at Al Nabooda Automobiles. “We continue to invest in sales and service facilities to make sure our customers receive the best possible experience.” “2014 was a landmark year with showrooms opening in both Fujairah and Sharjah, and ground breaking work was initiated on one of the world’s largest Audi workshops in Dubai, at a cost of AED133m.” The new Dubai workshop is set to be completed within the first quarter of 2015, while work also continues apace on the AED 256 million vehicle pre-delivery centre and paint and body shop on the extensive 130,000sqm site at Jebel Ali.