The FINANCIAL — Tegeta Motors presented 24 leading brands’ products during the Tbilisi Auto Show 2012.
The FINANCIAL — Tegeta Motors presented 24 leading brands’ products during the Tbilisi Auto Show 2012. The annual Tbilisi Auto Show has been held eight times. According to the organizers of the event, the popularity of the Auto Show is increasing with time. Visitors to the Auto Show enjoyed the international exhibition of cars, auto businesses, spare parts and accessories.
“The exhibition is an opportunity for visitors to meet buyers and decision-makers of the automotive sector from all over Georgia and the South Caucasus from 19-21 October, 2012,” said the Organizers of the event.
Representatives of leading brands from different part of the world attended the exhibition by the initiative of Tegeta Motors. The brands represented at the exhibition were Bridgestone, Michelin, Shell, Motul, Varta, Philips, ZF, Hengst, Faber, Landirenzo, Federal Mogul, KYB, Corteco, Thermo King, Webasto, Febi, Dayco, Ista, Daewoo, Petlas/Starmaxx, Maxxis, Top-Tul, and Usag.
“Company Dayco has been a partner of Tegeta Motors for three years already. I became acquainted with a representative of Tegeta Motors at an exhibition in Baku in 2009. We have been cooperating with each other since then. Tegeta Motors is a strategic partner of ours. We were glad to hear that Tegeta Motors plans to enter its neighbouring markets – Armenia and Azerbaijan. This strategy is quite acceptable for us,” said Igor Korichnev, National Sales Manager, Aftermarket Division of Dayco.
“It’s not the first time that we have taken part in the exhibition. Two years ago there was a similar exhibition. This year when I received the invitation I gladly confirmed our participation in the event. We were pleased to take part in helping the exhibition in terms of organisation. The event is well planned, the stands are well-placed. The products exhibited are seen from nearly all parts of the hall. The construction of the hall is also of a good standard,” Korichnev said.
“Our products are placed quite successfully in the hall; visitors have an opportunity to meet the companies which are the partners of Tegeta Motors. I am quite content with attending this well-organized exhibition. Tegeta Motors has an opportunity to arrange its own big exhibition. The company has reasonable potential as it is very successful and one of the leaders on the local market. I wish success to the organizers of the exhibition and to Tegeta Motors,” Korichnev said.
Dayco is a world leader in the design and production of power transmission systems for original equipment. Dayco provides advanced technical solutions to its customers, major worldwide car manufacturers, to guarantee the best quality of their systems and reliability of their vehicles. Dayco is a part of Automotive Division, the core business of the Mark IV Group. Mark IV LLC is a leader in the development and production of a complete system for power transmission, air intake and engine cooling.
“Tegeta Motors has this year presented 24 leading brands to the visitors of the exhibition. Especially for this date we presented the newest models of Mazda. Visitors have an opportunity to sit in the saloon of a Mazda and experience the feel and comfort of the car. These cars are available for a special price. The discounts on Mazda cars will continue,” said Diana Velengurskaia, Tegeta Motors.
“We have presented all of the leading brand products. It’s important to offer visitors a pleasing environment in order to be able to enjoy the exhibition. We arranged a special place to rest and drink a cup of coffee or juice. All of the visitors seemed quite pleased,” Velengurskaia said.
“Tegeta Motors is the representative of more than 300 brands. We also have many other partner companies. We plan to arrange a big exhibition in the future where all of the products of our partner brands will be exhibited. We have some special Autumn discounts on at the moment, 20% on seasonal tires. We offer 25% discounts on different products in some of our branches. We will have many offers and special discounts for our clients this winter,” Velengurskaia said.
“We presented products of four brands including the tires of Bridgestone and Michelin. Michelin is a new brand though it has already become much in demand. Maxxis and Starmaxx are middle segment brands of special technology. We are pleased to be cooperating with Tegeta Motors. It’s one of the most important brands in Georgia and is the leader on the market. We have quite ambitious plans for the future,” said Nika Abesadze, Brand Manager.
Tegeta Motors is an exclusive representative of Shell oils and lubricants. Just recently a million litres of Shell oil’s was sold at Tegeta Motors and the buyer of the millionth litre of oil turned out to be one of the company’s loyal clients.
“We had been preparing for this event especially. We had counted the sales of Shell Oils and knew approximately when this would happen. It appeared that one of our loyal clients was the one who bought the millionth litre of oil and was awarded a GEL 1,000 voucher of Tegeta Motors. We are planning to prepare a special event to celebrate the event,” Velengurskaia said.