Gurdeep Multani (C) from European Motors hands over the key to Budget Rent A Car representatives
Marking a milestone in Peugeot sales in the Sultanate, European Motors, the official dealers of the French automobile manufacturer in Oman announced the completion
of a significant fleet deal where Budget Rent A Car signed up for 50 units of the recently launched Peugeot 301 in Ramadan.
Commenting on the record deal, Gurdeep Singh Multani - Brand Manager at European Motors commented, \"Positioned at the heart of our sedan segment, we are pleased to mention that the 301 has indeed been a game changer, following its launch in Oman in May. We have experienced record sales in the month of Ramadan and the 301 has been a large part of this success. Furthermore, having been specially designed to offer modern styling, high-quality fit and finish, class-leading occupant space, best in class boot volume and special features carefully suited to the expectations of the Oman market, we are confident that Budget\'s customers will have memorable experiences with the all new 301.\"
The 301 incorporates the latest stylistic codes of the Gallic Marque offering a modern design character which inspires emotion and gives the reassurance of solidity and strength. It combines strong styling and modern fittings with the roominess of a generous family car. Furthermore, the design of this new car was guided at every stage by the desire to be the absolute best in class and to incorporate Peugeot\'s highest quality criteria.
Commenting on the new deal, Shabbir Boxwala, General Manager of Budget Rent A Car, explained, \"Budget Rent a Car provides customers an automobile of their choice to meet their requirements. With its spectacular specifications and attractive prices offered by European Motors, we found the new Peugeot 301 to be the perfect fit for our customers\' needs.\"
With class-leading features and generous interior space, combined with its attractive styling and extremely low price, the 301 has already proved to be extremely popular and is confidently expected to become European Motors\' best-selling vehicle in the Sultanate.
The 301 was developed to adapt to all conditions of use, and extreme variations in temperature, making it the vehicle of choice for customers in the Middle East. In fact the vehicle has undergone over 20,000 hours of rigorous testing in various conditions and especially higher temperature environments to ensure that it can easily cope with the high temperatures experienced in this part of the world.
Budget Rent A Car entered into the Oman market in 1981 and was the first international car rental company to start operations in the country. Offering a wide range of services viz. short-term rental, long-term lease and chauffeur service and a 24-hours counter at the Muscat International Airport, Budget Rent A Car features over 1400 vehicles in its fleet. Since the renowned rental company\'s inception, Peugeot vehicles have always had a significant presence within their fleet due to consistent demand from customers and their class-leading reliability and performance. The 301 is the latest model to join the Budget Rent A Car fleet and is now available for both short- and long-term rental periods.
Manufactured in Vigo (Spain), the new Peugeot 301 made its world premiere at the Paris Motor Show in September. It is now available at European Motors Dealerships.