Ola, India’s largest mobility platform has introduced Ola Cars, its new vehicle commerce platform in Kolkata. Ola Cars provides a dramatically better vehicle purchase and ownership experience to consumers.
Ola Cars will enable customers to purchase both new and pre-owned vehicles through the Ola App. It will offer a bouquet of services to customers, beginning with purchase, vehicle finance and insurance, registration, maintenance including vehicle health diagnostics and service, accessories and finally resale of the vehicle back to Ola Cars. It will be a one stop shop for customers looking at hassle-free buying, selling and managing their cars.
Ola Cars will begin with 2000+ pre-owned vehicles and, over time, will open it up for new vehicles from Ola Electric and other automotive brands as well, providing them a seamless, trusted platform with unprecedented reach and understanding of consumers and their mobility needs.
Arun Sirdeshmukh, CEO, Ola Cars said, “Ola is committed to reimagining the 100-plus-year-old model of archaic dealership based vehicle commerce platforms. With Ola Cars, we are bringing a better than buying and owning a new vehicle experience for both new and owned vehicles to the people of Kolkata. With Ola Cars, we also offer vehicle finance, free insurance, maintenance – and an end-to-end digital-first experience for our customer.
Ola also announced the Diwali car carnival with best deals and offers on Ola Cars, offering customers discounts of upto ₹1 lakh, as well as several industry first offers like free servicing for upto 2 years, a 12 month warranty, and a 7-day easy return policy.
Ola Cars has already sold 5000 vehicles in the first month of its operations; and recently announced aggressive expansion with 10,000 new workers across functions like vehicle diagnostics, brand champions at the maintenance facilities towards setting up India’ largest automotive service network with 300 centres across 100 cities pan India.