Tag: Sales

India car sales August 2017: Winners and Losers

A spate of recent launches has changed the automotive scenario in the country. Cars which once featured on the bestseller list have now been witnessing a drop in sales. In terms of total sales, Maruti Suzuki continues to be the market leader with 51.7 per cent…

Renault Kwid crosses 1.75 lakh unit sales

Renault’s entry level car, the Kwid has been a major contributor in the company’s overall sales number. Renault India claims that they have crossed a new milestone for the Kwidwith over 1,75,000 units sales till date. Speaking on the impressive sales milestone, Sumit Sawhney, Country CEO and…

India Car Sales June 2017: Winners and Losers

With companies expected to stop stocking up their dealerships to ease the transition to GST, the sales numbers were expected to drop. But except for Maruti, Toyota and Hyundai, the market seems to have held itself steady through the troubled waters. We run through the numbers to find out cars…

Mahindra register a sales drop of 8.4 per cent in June

Mahindra Motors witnessed a drop of 8.4 per cent in cumulative auto sales for the month of June 2017. The SUV carmaker managed to sell a total of 35,716 vehicles in the previous month as compared to 39,009 in June last year. The passenger vehicles segment (which…

Luxury car sales report India 2016

The global luxury car industry has been betting big on India as the next growing market. The car sales in 2014 and 2015 had boosted their confidence but 2016 has turned out to be tricky. It started with the National Green Tribunal banning the sales of…

BMW India achieved a 14 per cent sales growth in 2016

BMW India managed to sell a total of 7861 units in 2016 accounting 7500 BMW vehicles and 361 units of Mini up by 14 per cent over the total sales in 2015. Major contributors to the sales were the 3 Series Gran Turismo, facelift of which…

Demonetisation to affect car and bike sales in India

As the Indian government brings in the accountability factor by banning the Rs 500 and Rs 1000 in the country, the effects will be seen in the auto sector as well. The demonetization drive is expected to drop auto sales in new and used vehicles segment…

Renault domestic sales for October grow by 67.8 per cent

Renault India has announced a 67.8 per cent increase in domestic sales for October 2016. The carmaker also achieved the milestone of selling one lakh vehicles from Jan-Oct this year. Renault sold 12,409 vehicles in India last month in comparison to the 7,396 units sold in…