The Volkswagen Group entered the Indian automotive industry by launching the Skoda brand, in 2001. Headquartered in Pune (Maharashtra), Volkswagen Group India is a part of Volkswagen AG, which is well known in the global marker for its range of luxury cars, passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Volkswagen cars are alluring the super-rich Indian consumers, with their stylish looks, luxury interiors and powerful engines. Volkswagen Jetta is one of the best selling models of the company, in India. The sophisticated ‘Volkswagen New Beetle’ (coupe) and the high-end SUV ‘Volkswagen Touareg’ were introduced in the Indian automobile market in December 2009. Luxury hatchback Volkswagen Polo hit the Indian roads in the same year.