Jan 17: Leading luxury car manufacturers Audi and Jaguar are at present offering their models on huge discounts. A report said that the move has, in fact, made Audi and Jaguar cars cheaper than the base SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ and Toyotaâ€™s Fortuner. Premium cars offered by Audi and Jaguar that are priced less than SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ and Toyota Fortuner are Audi A3, Audi Q3, Jaguar XE, and Audi A4.
SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ is the most luxurious car in its respective segment. It was seen competing with Toyota Fortuner and Ford Endeavour in the premium full-size SUV segment. The outstanding interior of SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ makes it stand out among the others in the same segment.
The L&K (Laurin and Klement) variant of the SUV is said to carry even more attractive features which are new to the segment. The price for the L&K variant is Rs. 35.99 lakh and the base variant is Rs. 34.49 lakh. Toyota Fortuner costs Rs. 33.6 lakh.
In India, Audi A3 is the cheapest car offered by the German car maker. As of now, the company is offering the car with a discount more than Rs. 6 lakh. For the base model the price started at Rs. 33.10 lakh and for the top model, it goes up to Rs. 36.69 lakh. With the discounts, the base variant will have a price tag of Rs. 27.10 Lakh. And the top variant will be priced Rs. 30.69 lakh, which will be cheaper than the base variant of SkodaÂ Kodiaq.
The second car, Audi Q3â€™s base variant itself is quite costly with a price tag of Rs. 34.73 lakh. The company is offering a discount of Rs. 7 lakh which make the base variant available for Rs. 27.73 lakh. The SUV which is now cheaper than SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ is stylish with comfort and space. Even though the SUV is not apt for off-roading, it is a handsome deal for a price below Rs. 30 lakh.
Jaguar backed by Tata, with British heritage markets the most luxurious and sports-centered car in the world. The Jaguar XE sedanâ€™s base variant is priced Rs. 40.60 lakh while the top end ones cost Rs. 46.99 lakh. With the Rs. 7 lakh deduction, the base variant and the top end variant will carry a price tag of Rs. 34.60 lakh and Rs 39.99 lakh respectively. With this the base variant becomes Rs. 1.40 lakh cheaper than the L&K variant of the SkodaÂ Kodiaq. When it comes to the design and dynamics the Jaguar XE can be addressed as a sports car.
Another Audi on the list, the A4 is quite a big seller for the company and competes with the likes of Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the BMW 3-Series in the segment. Talking of discounts, the premium sedan is being offered with a huge discount of Rs. 10 currently. The Audi A4â€™s range starts at Rs. 41.47 lakhs and goes up till Rs. 46.94 lakhs for the top end variant.
Audi has more for you this time. Audi A4 which rivals with the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and the BMW 3-Series in the segment comes with a discount of Rs. 10 lakh. The base variant and the top end variant is priced between Rs. 41.47 lakh – Rs. 46.94 lakh. The price of the A4 goes down to Rs Rs. 31.47 lakh for the base variant, making the car cheaper to SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ by Rs. 3 lakh. SkodaÂ KodiaqÂ comes with a price tag ofÂ Rs. 34.49 lakh.