Monday, April 10, 2006 Launch Car Pool Feature for India one of Indias leading online car portals have launched Car Pool feature for India.

Speaking about it the Chairman and Founder Mr Samuel Jeyakumar said, "This gives us an oppurtunity to show our concerns over the growing global warming issue. This way we provide an oppurtunity to all Indians to take some responsibility and where possible make their contribution to save our environment".

Car-Pool is a car sharing method by which two or more people share the same car, commonly to reach the same destination or enroute drop destinations. This mechanism helps save money as well as the environment by reducing green house gases such as CO2 and CO by reducing the number of vehicles on the road.

Usually friends, colleagues or neighbours share the car and pay a fair sum of price, or share petrol and parking charges. There are other common methods such as arranging for a van or commercial vehicle to pick a number of people from the same place and drop in office, schools, colleges or other destinations. provides Car Pool as a free of cost service and expects the service to be widely used across India. With the growing economy India is currently facing the large problem of pollution and lack of infrastructure. - A leading Online Service Provider in the Automobile Segment Sets its Foot in India, an Internet based marketing and advertising auto portal for used cars, is setting a global trend in the Indian used car market. visually exhibits used cars online and it reaches several million Internet users instantly at a very low cost. also tracks potential customers and provides customer leads.

The portal offers a platform for sellers and buyers and also adds more value for the trade. The seller gets a more realistic value for his/her car and the buyer a more realistic view on the condition of the car.

Speaking about the online auto portal, Ms. Preena Sherene, MD, said, " The used car market in India is an un-explored avenue for many, although there are a few dealers and agents, it still remains unexplored and there is a lot of opportunity in this industry. Needless to say, we are a leading online auto portal, and we offer features to advertise and manage cars adverts online. We are looking at various options to exploit the current market by providing global standard solutions to the Indian car buyer and seller. We strongly believe that this will be a new experience for the buyer and seller".

Payment transaction:
Sams Auto Trade Pvt. Ltd has tied up with Avenues India Pvt Ltd, to process all payments via a secure channel. Payments made online via CCAvenue are made over a 128-bit secure https channel, where all your details are encrypted over the Internet. This is the safest transaction method over internet and used by worlds leading companies. Alternatively the company also supports other methods of payments such as cheque, DD and Bank Transfer.

The company also has a portal specifically to cover the used bike market. The website can be reached at As a part of the current promotional offer in this website bike advertisement listings are free.

General trend:
The Automobile industry in India has been fast moving in the recent past with every auto major declaring over 25% growth every quarter. This has inevitably triggered a record growth in the used car segment. This has opened up new avenues through the internet and the internet will re-define Indian used car market.

About is a UK based company having operations in all major Indian cities, it has over 2000 cars exhibited on its portal, and has over 150 registered car dealers and has had more than 50 million hits.

Is India going all automobile now?

Since 1990's India seems to be moving fast on the wheels, ever since the Maruti and Suzuki decided to deliver an Indian dream machine (yes, you guessed it right, i mean the 800), there have been more and more cars on our roads. Is it getting anywhere, Ah, yes, Today almost every auto giant is on-board the Indian market to take a piece of their share.

BTW, where is Amby now?