18 February, 2009
In order to provide an added facility of car finance to its customers, Tata Motors has entered into an understanding with Central Bank of India for financing its range of Passenger Vehicles.
Central Bank of India is one of the largest public sector undertakings in the country catering to the needs of industry as well as retail segment. The bank has pan-India presence with about 3500 branches spread all over the country.
Central Bank of India offers car loans up to 85% of on road price, for tenure ranging up to 7 years, at a very competitive rate of 10.5% p.a (for a 36 month tenure) and 11.5% p.a (for tenures greater than 36 months).
This facility will be available at all 3500 branches of Central Bank of India and 329 sales touch points of Tata Motors. This tie-up will provide a single window for both cars as well as car loans and will make car buying easier for customers.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with revenues of US$ 8.8 billion in 2007-08. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand and Spain. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, a business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has a strategic alliance with Fiat. With over 4 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country’s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck manufacturer and the second largest bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America. (www.tatamotors.com)