Mumbai: India’s premier business news channel Bloomberg TV India and India’s definitive guide to the auto industry – Autocar India magazine today presented the ‘The Bloomberg TV Autocar India Awards 2013’ at a glittering ceremony in Mumbai. A total of 21 awards were given away across two and four wheeler segments.
The Indian vehicle manufacturing industry has grown at about 13% CAGR over the last 10 years and contributes 6% to India’s GDP. The Bloomberg TV Autocar India Awards this year salutes this role of the automotive sector that’s driving growth in the Indian economy. The Awards celebrates the achievements of the sector as well as individual players who have strived hard to achieve this success.
In the four wheeler segment, Renault Duster made a sensational debut by winning the ‘Car of the Year (Jury’s Choice), ‘Viewers Choice Car of the Year’ and ‘SUV of the Year’ Awards while Mahindra and Mahindra won the ‘Manufacturer of the Year’. In the two wheeler segment, ‘Bajaj KTM 200 Duke’ won the Bike of the Year (Jury’s Choice) and the ‘Viewers Choice Bike of the Year’ Awards.