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dZired 29th October 2012 23:03

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Make : Maruti
Model : Swift dZire
Variant : Vxi
Fuel : Petrol
Booking Date : 29 October 2012
Color : Silver
Expected Delivery Date : November end
Dealer & City : Audi Motors, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan
Freebies : Freebies with a dzire? Probably a hand shake. :D

narayan 30th October 2012 20:54

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
searched this thread for the word "storme". found none.

guys have any of you booked the Storme ?

frequentflyer 2nd November 2012 17:50

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Have booked Honda City SMT in Pune last week and will be getting delivery tomorrow after paying the full amount on Wednesday 31 October. The deal is free insurance, zero dep for first year, 2500/- corporate discount and another 5000 discount coming to an on road price of 946000/- approximately. Will transfer my 50% NCB after I get the old car (that I sold transferred) by way of a cheque from the dealer. Am also buying a car cover from the dealer for about 1500/-. Bargaining for fog lamps but so far have only been offered a smallish discount on them by the dealer. This info should help those booking cars in the festive season!
Got a car loan from SBI processed in five working days and transferred online to the dealers account. I looked at the VMT model and feel the Cruise Control is not really of use in India.

rohittunga 4th November 2012 20:27

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Make : Ford
Model : Figo
Variant : Titanium
Fuel : Diesel
Booking Date : 4th Nov 2012
Color : Moondust Silver
Expected Delivery Date : 9th Nov 2012
Dealer & City : Metro Ford, Bangalore
Discounts : Rs 26,824 (Insurance, Extended Warranty and Essential kit were given free of cost)
Freebies : Reverse parking sensors, Body cover and basic mats and mud flaps

Going in for the old model as the difference between new and old was not a deal breaker. Also there were very good discounts going on the older model which made me book the car. Hope it was worth it .

jpm 6th November 2012 00:08

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
After some confusion over a sedan vs hatch, have decided to go for one each.

first up,
booked Nissan Micra XL Petrol - Cherry Red on 2/Nov/12
quoted 5.66 OTR incl. Extended Warranty of 2+2 years/80K km (Jeevan Nissan, Madurai, TN)
ETA: 9/Nov/12

was quoted around 17K for comprehensive car insurance. After negotiation, reduced to 14k for zero dep b2b insurance.

exchange bonus: 10K
Corporate Discount: 6k
Freebies: Accessories for 10K (Opted for Roof Spoiler, PVC Mats, Rubber Luggage Mat, Mudguard etc)
Free Body color painting of ORVMs+Door Handles

less 6k handling charges (the dealership is 160km from my town. A dealer rep will handle my local permanent regn.)


Final Price: 5.58L


(16k cash discount to be reimbursed by Nissan in 2 weeks after purchase)

vishygk 7th November 2012 14:25

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Make : Skoda
Model : Rapid
Variant : Elegance
Fuel : Diesel
Booking Date : 06th Nov 2012
Color : Capuccino beige
Expected Delivery Date : 9th Nov 2012
Dealer & City : Vinayak Skoda, Bangalore
Discounts : approx 54K (Insurance + Corp Discount with usual mud flaps and mats thrown in )

Big Thanks to Bhpian Devdath for providing details of Hemant (GM), been a very pleasant exprience till date.

ssadwelkar 8th November 2012 10:14

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Make : Mahindra XUV5OO
Model : W8
Variant : AWD
Color: Volcano Black with Walnut interiors.
Fuel : Diesel
Booking Date : 07 Nov 2012
Expected Delivery Date : As per the Sales Exec around mid Jan 2013
Dealer & City : NBS International Ltd. Near Shopper Stop, S.V. Road, Juhu Junction, Andheri (W) (I think this is a newly opened showroom)
Freebies : Free 3rd year Extended Warranty.
Others : Insurance- For now I am thinking of getting it done from outside but will see at the time of registration.

jpm 9th November 2012 23:56

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
With the Jap delivered as promised, time for the next major axis power to step in!

Make: VW Vento
Variant: Comfortline
Color: Candy White
Fuel: Diesel
Booking Date: 09/11/2012
EDD: 6-8 weeks
Dealer: Susee VW, Trichy

OTR: 10.54L incl. Ext Warranty
less insurance: 38k
less exchange bonus: 20k
less corp discount: 8k
Final OTR after freebies: 9.88L

HighOctane 10th November 2012 07:44

Quote:

Originally Posted by jpm
With the Jap delivered as promised, time for the next major axis power to step in!

Congratulations on your new purchase. Did you cancel your booking for Micra ? What made you to choose Sedan over Hatch ?

agambhandari 10th November 2012 09:25

Quote:

Originally Posted by HighOctane

Congratulations on your new purchase. Did you cancel your booking for Micra ? What made you to choose Sedan over Hatch ?

No Dude, i don't think he cancelled the Micra, read the above post carefully.

and congrats jpm, you are quite lucky.Buying two new cars almost simultaneously.

jpm 10th November 2012 15:19

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by HighOctane (Post 2958626)
Congratulations on your new purchase. Did you cancel your booking for Micra ? What made you to choose Sedan over Hatch ?


Quote:

Originally Posted by agambhandari (Post 2958662)
No Dude, i don't think he cancelled the Micra, read the above post carefully.

and congrats jpm, you are quite lucky.Buying two new cars almost simultaneously.

Thanks guys.

Initially were planning to replace my dad's 7 y.o ikon 1.6 with a sedan. Dad wanted a small car to go about as well.

so off goes my 3 yr old vista which dad felt was too heavy to drive around in town. Micra fits the bill there.

Now to replace the ikon with another sedan, comes the vento.

So yeah, lucky me. The micra has come while the vento is on its way.

the icing is that I have been auto upgraded from vista to the vento. lol:

my original confusion

jpm 10th November 2012 21:56

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Upgraded to Vento HL Diesel from CL.

Candy White - INR 11,59,610 OTR incl. EW
less insurance - INR 41,497
less Corp Discount - INR 8,000
Final OTR after discounts - INR 11,10,113

agambhandari 11th November 2012 08:46

Quote:

Originally Posted by jpm
Upgraded to Vento HL Diesel from CL.

Candy White - INR 11,59,610 OTR incl. EW
less insurance - INR 41,497
less Corp Discount - INR 8,000
Final OTR after discounts - INR 11,10,113

Good choice, always good to go for the safety features in the HL.

anaraman 12th November 2012 20:27

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Hi fellow BHPians
Took delivery of my first car - SUV Mahindra Scorpio LX 4WD on Thursday evening from Sireesh Auto, Bangalore. Wonderful delivery experience. Looking forward to off-road trips. Starting with single day trips near Bangalore. Inviting suggestions please, BHPians from Bangalore. :)
Very new to large vehicles like the Scorpio, so all advice with 4WD handling are welcome and much appreciated.
Thanks
:)

mr.sinha 14th November 2012 13:36

re: The "I Booked my Car" Thread
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by anaraman (Post 2960485)
Hi fellow BHPians
Took delivery of my first car - SUV Mahindra Scorpio LX 4WD on Thursday evening from Sireesh Auto, Bangalore.
:)

Did you mean the VLX 4WD? As far as I know there is no 4WD option in the EX, LX and SLE trims.

Also, would you mind posting the maths for your final on-road price? And some photos in an ownership thread of course. I am planning to get one in a few months perhaps.


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