Maruti Suzuki Sold 30% More Cars In August: 5505 Cars Sold Per Day In 30 Days!
According to the sales tally of Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) for the month of August 2022 as 1,34,166 units were sold.
The car maker on September 1 revealed that the number is significantly higher against 1,03,187 units during the same period last year with a YoY indicating a volume increase of 30 percent.
Registering Higher Sales Volume
Basically, the shortage of electronic components had a minor impact on the production of its vehicles mainly for the domestic market, as per the largest car producer in the country.
When it comes to overall volume sales domestically, it stood at 1,43,692 units.
This figure includes 1,34,166 units of passenger vehicles, 3,371 units of the Super Carry LCV and 6,155 units were sold for other OEMs.
Compared to the last month, the Indo-Japanese brand’s total exports stood at 21,481 units as against 20,619 units during the same period last year.
It indicates an increase of 862 units. In total, Maruti Suzuki registered 1,65,173 units in the month of August 2022.
This figure includes the domestic sales tally of 1,37,537 units, 6,155 units in sales to other OEMs and the export tally of 21,481 units.
Sales Figures For Different Variants
The Alto and S-Presso combined posted a total of 22,162 units against 20,461 units with YoY positive volume growth of 8.31 per cent.
Last month, the total sales of Baleno, Celerio, Ignis, Dzire, Swift, Tour S and WagonR stood at 71,557 units compared to 45,577 units with a YoY growth of 57 percent.
In case of Ciaz midsize sedan, it managed a total of 1,516 units against 2,146 units with YoY negative volume growth of 29.35 per cent.
The UV range having Brezza, Ertiga and XL6 recorded 26,932 units of total sales which led to a YoY sales increase of 10.66 per cent as 24,337 units were sold.
Coming to Eeco, it was responsible for a tally of 11,999 units against 10,666 units with a YoY surge of 12.49 percent.
With all this happening, Maruti Suzuki has been on a launch spree this calendar year.
The car manufacturer has more recently introduced the new generation Brezza compact SUV into the market.
In this month, the brand plans to introduce the Grand Vitara midsize SUV which has several commonalities with the soon-launching Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder.