Honda has announced the launch of its car-leasing service, in partnership with Orix. The announcement makes the carmaker the latest company after FCA and Skoda to partner with the car rental and leasing company.
The carmaker says that it will offer leasing options to corporate and individual customers on the City, the Civic and the CR-V, with the target customers including self-employed professionals, businessmen and salaried individuals. Besides the above mentioned cars, Honda's India range currently consists of the Brio, Jazz, Amaze, BR-V, WR-V and the Accord Hybrid.
The carmaker says that the leasing option will offer many benefits such as comprehensive insurance plans, maintenance packages, tax management and curated rental plans, as per the requirement of prospective customers.
Speaking on the occasion, Rajesh Goel, senior vice president and director, sales and marketing, Honda Cars India Ltd, said, “Car leasing offers convenience, access to latest vehicles, and enables customers to enjoy the perks of using a car without having to purchase it. Car leasing is gaining popularity in India and we are delighted to associate with Orix to offer tailor-made solutions for anyone who wants to enjoy the benefits of a modern ownership experience. In addition to corporate customers, the programme has been specially rolled out for individual customers as well.”
In a similar announcement, Mahindra introduced its own car subscription programme, in partnership with Revv, for select models in its range.