The recall will cover Pulse hatchback and the diesel Scala sedan manufactured between September 2011 and July 2012, the Indian unit of the carmaker said.
Audi, which wrested the crown in the Indian market from BMW in 2013, and a supercharged Mercedes-Benz posted handsome growth in sales.
Overseas sales still account for a small portion of its volume – 2014 sales totaled 6.65 million units, up 8% from the previous year.
Since the beginning of this month, car companies such as market leader Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai Motor and Honda Motor have increased prices.
Audi sold 10,851 cars and sport-utility vehicles in India in the past year, up about 8.5% from the previous year. Merc's sales rose more than 13% to 10,201 vehicles.
The coming months are, however, likely to be sluggish as prices would go up by Rs 25,000 for popular models like the Maruti WagonR and Hyundai i10.
In order to boost the auto sector, the previous UPA government had cut excise duty on cars, SUVs and two-wheelers in the interim Budget.
Luxury-car market is expected to perform better than last year. Discounts peaked in the Indian car market in 2014, as companies tried to stimulate demand.
Sales of petrol-powered vehicles have gained significantly in the past few months, already aggregating around 58% of domestic sales.
Riding on the success of its Indian operations, Japanese auto major Honda Motor is developing a new range of affordable motorcycles and scooters.
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