An absolutely conceptually new Subaru Motors and service center has been opened on December 26, 2006 in Baku. Exclusive Distributor's BURC Motors MMC, which signed a contract on October 1, 2006 with Japanese Manufacturer of Subaru cars FUTURE HEAVY INDUSTRY LTD. SOJIT Corporation on car sale and service in the territory of Azerbaijan. According to the agreement with the Manufacturer of Subaru cars, the name of the distributor shall be authorized as Subaru Motors Azerbaijan MMC. Subaru Motors Center provides maximum comfort for the customs. Being absolutely unique in Azerbaijan, the center is allocated on the area of 2700 km and shown two DVD-bars and kids zone.
According to Elchin Asadov, the Chief of Burc Motors MMC, in acordance with the producer of Subaru cars, Burc Motors will be renamed to Subaru Motors Azerbaijan MMC.
According to him, the full spectrum of Subaru models will be presented in the new centre вЂ" Forester, Legasy, Outback, Impreza, B9 Tribeca. As a result of marketing researching conducted, the Company was expected to sale some 290 cars in the country. However, at present, this number increased up to 445 ones.
Touching the terms of the credit, Mr. Asadov said that at present, Subaru offered more advantageous conditions вЂ" prepayment (20% at an interest rate of 20% per annum. The cost of the Subaru cars will range between 17.000 AZN and 45.000 AZN. The client will also have an opportunity to insure his or her auto right in the centre.
Masakhito Ishivara, a representative Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd. For CIS, Central Asia, and Africa, has said that in 2006, the Company sold 11,191 cars, that is by 78% exceeds the corresponding figure registered in 2005. The CIS market makes up 16% out of Subaru;s al European market.
According to him, Azerbaijan's market is one of the most interesting to the Company among FSU countries in the space of FSU countries
Subaru (Subaru FUTURE HEAVY INDUSTRY LTD), a Japanese Company specialized in the Motor Cars manufacturing, participates aircraft construction and manufactures industrial equipments. The headquarter situated in Tokyo