India-based Bajaj Auto Limited, a leading three-wheeler manufacturing company has partnered with Runner Automobiles Ltd for marketing 3-wheeler passenger and cargo categories with alternate fuels like LPG and diesel in December 2016, said a statement.
The introduction of Qute, the latest offering of Bajaj, would cater to the commuting needs.
With this defining agreement with Bajaj, Runner would be expanding into 3 & 4 wheeler mobility segment of automobiles.
On this association, Mr. Manish Singh Rathore, General Manager (International Business) said, "Bajaj would be introducing 3-Wheeler CLPG in passenger and Diesel in Passenger & Cargo) along with 4-Wheeled Qute in Bangladesh market through Runner in December 2016. Both Qute & 3-Wheeler would provide added mobility options to Bangladesh Customers. Qute- a safe, smart, fuel efficient, environmental friendly and compact mobility solution on 4 wheels is already present in 20 countries. With its unique design, it would cater to consumer travel needs on highways as well as in dense traffic conditions, especially in metro cities like Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna etc."
Mr. Mukesh Sharma, Managing Director & CEO, Runner Automobiles Ltd. also mentioned "Runner would, in a phased manner, create a complete ecosystem for distribution & servicing of 3-wheelers & Qute, pan Bangladesh. These products would be competitively priced and would come with customized financing packages for various segment of customers."
Mr. Hafizur Rahman Khan, Chairman Runner Group ecstatic with this foray with Bajaj expressed "Bajaj is a highly admired brand worldwide and it's a proud feeling for me and complete Runner group to associate with Bajaj. These alternate fuel 3-wheeler and especially Qute have the potential to change the future mobility landscape of Bangladesh". He further expressed that these high performance, durable & technology laden Products are environment friendly, come with minimal emissions and would lead to a cleaner & greener Bangladesh.
For Bangladesh, 3 wheeler has been the lifeline of the country and provides mobility as well as employment opportunity to the masses.
Runner Automobiles known in Bangladesh as a pioneering manufacturer of 2 wheelers has carved a ‘quality position’ amongst various automobile players with its ever evolving consumer centric policies, extensive and exclusive network of Showrooms & Service Centers, highly engaged Dealer associates, aggressive financing policies backed by a professional management, the statement added.