Maruti Suzuki has today announced the expansion of ‘Subscription’ services to four new cities – Jaipur, Indore, Mangalore and Mysore. With this rollout, customers can now opt for Maruti Suzuki Subscribe services in a total of 19 cities to choose from. A marketplace model for Maruti Suzuki Subscribe will serve as a unified platform to offer customised car subscription products through multiple partners at competitive rates.
Subscription services offers added convenience and flexibility to modern-age car buyers under the umbrella slogan of ‘Your choice of car. Your choice of subscription provider.’ In its newest form, the Maruti Suzuki Subscribe platform will offer tailor-made products to its customers through three subscription partners namely Orix Auto Infrastructure Services Ltd, ALD Automotive and Myles Automotive Technologies . It also provides the customers with an added option of choosing between white or black registration plates, thus offering further flexibility to the car ownership experience.
Launched in July 2020, Maruti Suzuki Subscribe is a plan where one can enjoy owning a car without buying the vehicle. It allows the customer to opt from a range of Maruti vehicles for multiple tenure options for an all-inclusive fixed monthly charge. This monthly payment includes the vehicle usage charges, registration charges, maintenance, insurance, and other common services related to vehicle usage. Once the tenure is over, the customer has an option to switch over to a new car or avail the option of purchasing the subscribed car. The service also offers the customers the option of foreclosing the subscription at any point in time.
Customers can select from a wide range of cars including WagonR, Swift, Dzire, Vitara Brezza, Ertiga and products from the NEXA dealerships like the Ignis, Baleno, Ciaz, S-Cross and XL6 as well. A white plate subscription, wherein the vehicle is registered in the customer’s name, tenure options include12, 24, 36, or 48 months. The annual kilometre options available are 10,000 km, 15,000 km, 20,000 km and 25,000 km. In the black plate subscription, the vehicle is registered in the name of the subscription partner. Tenure options available for the same are 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42, or 48 months and the annual kilometre options available are 10,000 km, 15,000 km, 18,000 km and 25,000 km