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Passenger vehicle sales set a record in November, strong performance of SUV

Sales have created a record in the passenger vehicle segment in the country in November. About 3.34 lakh units of passenger vehicles were sold last month. This is an increase of approximately 3.7 percent on a year-on-year basis. In the same month last year, passenger vehicle sales were 3.22 lakh units.

Data from the Society of Indian Automotive Manufacturers (SIAM) is indicating positive trends in the automotive industry. of two-wheelers last month sales It increased by 31.3 percent to 16,23,399 units. However, this is slightly less than most sales in this segment. The SIAM report states that data has not been received from major automobile companies like Tata Motors, BMW, Mercedes and JLR and hence it is not included in the sales data. Last month, three-wheeler sales increased by 30.8 percent on a year-on-year basis. About 59,738 units have been sold in this segment.

The sales of the automobile sector also give a big indication about the country’s economy. Vinod Aggarwal, President, SIAM, said, “There has been a significant increase in sales during the festive season in the automobile industry. There has been some increase in the sales of passenger vehicles. There has been strong growth in the sales of two-wheelers and three-wheelers. “Sales have been almost the same as last year. The industry expects the sales momentum to continue next year as well.”

Involved in big automobile companies Maruti Suzuki Sales last month were around 1.34 lakh units. In the same month last year, the company’s sales were around 1.32 lakh units. For Maruti Suzuki, cars like Baleno, Swift and WagonR have contributed a lot to the sales. However, Brezza, Grand Vitara and Fronx have helped it achieve growth in the SUV segment. Maruti Suzuki’s sales in SUV and MPV segments increased to 49,016 units. This segment includes Brezza, Fronx, Grand Vitara, Jimny, S-Cross, Ertiga, Invicto and XL6. The company has increased focus on this segment. Maruti Suzuki has decided to increase the prices of its cars from January next year. However, the company did not say how much the prices would increase.


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