Bengaluru: Quikr, India’s leading classifieds for used products, added one more feat to its success legacies by launching its new vertical – QuikrCars, which will mainly be focusing on selling all kinds of vehicles like cars, bikes and other commercial vehicles. It is a one-stop-shop for India’s vehicle buyers and sellers. The company also said that it will be launching separate verticals similar to QuikrCars in real estate and jobs section in next four weeks.
Through this new platform, the customers can also avail the ‘No Fikar Car Inspection Report’, which certifies each car listed on the portal and the Maximum Sales Price (MSP) calculator, enabling the users to determine the best that their vehicles can be sold or bought for. QuikrCars also has added the localized car discovery module, which searches for the popular cars that are in great demand in any location across the 1000 cities where Quikr operates. This would empower the buyers and sellers to view the transactions happening in any particular locality.
Speaking about their new product launch, Pranay Chulet, Founder & CEO, Quikr, cites, “We are very happy to be launching our very first boat from the Quikr mothership. The number of transactions in our cars & bikes category had already reached enormous scale due to our strong brand, our organic pull and cross category usage that’s inherent in our business model. So, QuikrCars launches as a unique and differentiated market leader which combines its immense car buyer demand and industry leading listings base with deep functionality and a monetization engine specific to the cars category”.
Since the its inception in 2008, Quikr is well known among its customers for the exclusive features that it offers, such as the Missed Call service for new users and Maximum Selling Price (MSP) to help the users to get a better idea of how their item can be valued for. Its most recent feature, Quikr Nxt was added in January this year that allows the users registered on Quikr to hide their mobile numbers and emails and disclose it to only the buyers of their choice. It also enables these members to chat with the potential buyers through their mobile app. Quikr’s upcoming advertising campaign will focus on QuikrCars and feature Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh and South Indian superstar Suriya, who were recently chosen as the brand ambassadors for Quikr.