CarDekho.com, India’s largest auto portal, has launched BatteryDekho.com, India’s only automobile battery research and discovery portal. The move is aimed at building a comprehensive ecosystem for vehicle ownership and making the battery discovery, research and selection process much more convenient for the Indian consumer.
The development will allow CarDekho.com users to search and compare specification and pricing of batteries. The site has more than 250 batteries of top brands such as Amaron, Exide, SF Sonic, Tata Green and Base. Users can search for batteries that are compatible to 500 car and bike brands and contact their preferred dealers for free. BatteryDekho.com has partnered with more than 10,000 dealers in 200 cities to enable better search results and greater selection flexibility for its users.
Speaking on the launch, Ankur Agarwal, CEO-car owners business, CarDekho.com, commented, “After gaining a clear leadership in the new car and used car segments, we are focusing on strengthening the core elements of vehicle ownership for the Indian consumer. Being the only dedicated automotive battery research and discovery portal for consumers in India, we are confident that this development will aid users in making an informed purchase decision. We will also equip our users with critical insights on buying batteries through informative articles and videos.”
With unique features like “Ask an Expert”, informative articles and how-to videos along with a comprehensive listing of batteries, BatteryDekho.com is set to emerge as the portal of choice for battery care, maintenance and replacement in India. The company also launched its tyre ownership vertical TyreDekho.com in May 2015 to streamline the process of tyre purchase through content, reviews and research tools.
The Indian battery replacement industry is currently worth INR 3500 crores.