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Vehicle Deliveries to K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited

August 28, 2015

K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited purchased 10 numbers of TATA LPK 1615 vehicles and 4 number of TATA LPK 407 Tippers on 28th August 2015. K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited is an Emperor Customer who has more than 100 TATA vehicles in their fleet. The vehicle handing over ceremony was held today at the vehicle yard of K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited in Athurugiriya.

The vehicles were handed over to Mr Ananda Weerasinghe [Chairman & Managing Director – K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited] by Mr Ranjith Pandithage.

Mr Sineth Weerasinghe [Director – K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited], Mr Vijitha Bandara, Mr Priyantha Samarathunga [General Manager – K.D.A. Weerasinghe & Company (Private) Limited], Mr Nalinda Kurukulasooriya, Mr Rajiv Jaiswal (TATA Motors Limited), Mr Nawaz Marikkar, Mr Prasanna Mapatunagamage, Mr Jeyarajah Dayabaran, Mr Abhijeet Das Sharma (TATA Motors Limited), Mr Roshal Seneviratne and Mr Anushka Bandarigoda were also present at this event.

Star Experience in the ancient City of Anuradhapura

August 27, 2015

A “Star Experience” evening was organised for Mercedes-Benz, Jeep and Chrysler enthusiasts in Anuradhapura on the 21st of August 2015 at the DIMO Anuradhapura Branch. The evening was attended by 40 invitees and their spouses. Mr. Ranjith Pandithage, Mr. Gahanath Pandithage, Mr. Vijitha Bandara, the staff of Mercedes-Benz Sales, Service and Parts teams as well as the staff members from the Anuradhapura branch were present at this event.

The customers were able to experience the latest range of Mercedes-Benz automobiles including the new S-Class, E-Class, C-Class, SLK-Class, A-Class, DIMO Premier vehicle range along with the New Jeep Cherokee and Jeep Wrangler. The Mercedes-Benz Citan (light van/mini MPV) was also introduced to the invitees : the Citan emphasizes on urban luxury coupled with renowned Mercedes-Benz safety features and ultimate performance.

The highlight of the night was the handing over of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Mercedes-Benz SLK and Chrysler Grand Voyager to Mr Dhammika Siriwardene of Alankulama Holdings and his family by Mr. Ranjith Pandithage.  Mr Siriwardene has been a loyal customer of DIMO for many years.

Fun Rally for Mercedes-Benz Club of Sri Lanka

August 13, 2015


The Mercedes-Benz Club of Sri Lanka together with Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO), organized a fun rally for its members recently. The fun rally started from the Independence Square and ended at the Barista Lavazza – Museum Cafe on Green Path. The route included University of Colombo, Flower Road, Duplication Road, Galle Road, Marine Drive, Fort, D R Wijewardena Mawatha, Darley Road and Green Path. Over 25 Mercedes-Benz Club members took part in the rally. DIMO is the only Authorized Distributor for Mercedes-Benz vehicles in Sri Lanka. Activities such as these contribute and acknowledge the growing Mercedes-Benz community, where customer appreciation is at peak levels. Therefore, Mercedes-Benz Club has witnessed more enthusiasts joining the club and taking part with their various Mercedes-Benz models.

Many different Mercedes-Benz passenger car models took part at the rally, which also included classics and young classics. Two significant models at the rally were the Mercedes-Benz 190 SL owned by Mr Freddie Alles and a Mercedes-Benz W114 250C owned by Mr Sidath Fernando. Apart from the above the following models too took part – W115,Mercedes-Benz W123, Mercedes-Benz W124, Mercedes-Benz W126, the new A-Class, the latest A45 AMG, SL (R129 & R230) models, C-Class, E-Class and the S-Class (W221 and W222) models.

The Mercedes-Benz Club of Sri Lanka was initiated in 1990 by several individuals who were passionate about automobiles and who had a special preference towards the three-pointed star. In 2015, the Mercedes-Benz Club celebrated its 25th Anniversary. Mercedes-Benz Club consists of people from different professions and backgrounds, but sharing the same passion of owning and driving Mercedes-Benz cars. Many activities are organized by the club to promote fellowship and bring its members together – of which the Mercedes-Benz Pageant is the most famous. DIMO has been supporting this exclusive club throughout the years, as a patron. DIMO assists the club members with providing technical assistance and in maintaining/ restoring their classics and young classic cars.