The 2017 India Sales Satisfaction Index (Mass Market) Study is based on responses from 7,831 new-vehicle owners, who purchased vehicles between September 2016 and April 2017ETAuto | October 14, 2017, 20:02 IST. Mahindra & Mahindra ranked highest in the sales satisfaction index, followed by Toyota and Ford.
The 2017 India Sales Satisfaction Index (Mass Market) Study is based on responses from 7,831 new-vehicle owners, who purchased vehicles between September 2016 and April 2017.
The study examined six factors that contributed to overall customer satisfaction with their new-vehicle purchase experience in the mass market segment. In order of impact on overall sales satisfaction, those factors are sales initiation (17 per cent); dealer facility (17 per cent); deal and paperwork (17 per cent); delivery timing (17 per cent); salesperson (16 per cent); and delivery process (16 per cent).
According to the press statement issued by JD Power, the overall sales satisfaction index for the industry improves significantly: Overall satisfaction increases by 31 points (on a 1,000-point scale) from 2016.
Key factors contributing to this improvement include a higher implementation rate on process standards; an increase in the number of amenities made available at dealer facilities; and a drop in pressures and problems experienced by customers during the shopping experience.
“Our Vision at Ideal Motors is to strive to be the most trusted, innovative, and respected brand in the industry, focusing on total commitment to our customers and employees right from the start and it gives us enormous satisfaction and pride to represent a brand such as Mahindra”, said Chairman Ideal Group, Nalin Welgama.
Ideal Motors the trusted Sri Lankan partner of Mahindra and Mahindra recently won two prestigious awards, namely that of the “Largest Overseas Market” as well as the “Best Network Coverage” in sales, service and spare parts beating 72 global distributors, and has gone on to establish a market share in excess of 40% for Mahindra in all the motor segments represented by them in Sri Lanka !
“As the sole authorized distributor of Mahindra we are committed to establishing the Mahindra brand in Sri Lanka with particular emphasis on island-wide vehicle display showrooms, service, repair and spare parts availability”, said Welgama.