Mumbai, April 11 (IANS) Luxury carmaker Mercedes-Benz India on Tuesday said that its January-March 2017 sales grew by one per cent to 3,650 units, supported by strong sales momentum in the SUV segment.

“2017 began with a positive drive and we are confident of bettering our sales performance in the coming months,” Mercedes-Benz India Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Roland Folger, was quoted as saying in a statement.

“With new product introductions coupled with the availability of the all-new long wheelbase E-Class, we are confident that our growth momentum continues,” he added.

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