Indian Cricketer Virat Kohli has become the latest owner of limited edition sports car Audi R8 LMX, priced at Rs. 2.97cr.
The luxury German automaker has provided only 99 units of this car, including 4 for India.
Beyond that, both units have been sold so far, including one by Kohli.
“LMX R8 Two units have already been sold in India cricketer Virat Kohli to be one,” said a spokesman for Audi India.
In January of this year, Audi has launched the limited edition R8 LMX, its more powerful and faster car in India.
By having Kohli as its client R8 LMX, Audi India Head Joe King said “Audi has always been a mark of ‘Young Achievers’ who have made it big and want to celebrate your achievement and individuality. Audi R8 is a perfect choice to Virat “.
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The company, which sells several popular brands, including A3 sedan and Q5 SUV, grew by 15 percent in the January-March quarter at 3,139 units compared to 2,740 units in the year-ago period.
Audi posted record sales in 2014-15 from the sale of 11,292 units, up 11.51 percent from 10,126 units sold in 2013-14.