Talking of the vehicle sales in the month of February and March, it has not been a good month for the car manufacturers in the country. Most of the auto majors expected slow moving sales in the month of February 2016 as well with the number going down compared to previous fiscal. Well, it is the end of the fiscal and with Union Budget announced around, the sales tends to go down.
Maruti Suzuki holds the top four positions in the top 10 cars list, where the it fought to stay in the positive with just 0.2 percent growth. This is due to Jatt Protest that the company saw some substantial decrease in sales. Company’s second highest selling car, the Dzire compact sedan with sales of 17,410 in the month of February, was the only Maruti car in the list that saw its sales increase compared to February 2015.
The list is topped by Maruti Suzuki Alto, where the company sold 21,286 units in the month of February, followed by the company’s popular compact sedan, Swift Dzire that marked 17,410 units changing its position from third to second in the list. While the third and fourth position was taken by two of Maruti's popular compact cars only, the Swift and the Wagon R, of which the company has sold 15,475 and 14,209 units respectively.
Hyundai's best-selling hatchback Grand i10 hold strong on to the fifth position registered a sale of 8,898 units last month. At sixth position Hyundai sold 8,419 units of its premium hatchback, i20 and the seventh position has been taken by a newcomer that took the market by surprise earlier in late 2015 - the Renault Kwid clocking 7,544 units for the same month. Maruti Suzuki Baleno came down to the eights spot with just 6,888 units. While, the ninth and tenth position in the list are taken by the Hyundai Eon and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz with 5,539 and 5,162 units, respectively.
We have the complete list of 10 best-selling cars for the month of February 2016.
1. Maruti Alto - 21,286 units
2. Maruti Swift Dzire - 17,410 units
3. Maruti Swift - 15,475 units
4. Maruti WagonR - 14,209 units
5. Hyundai Grand i10 - 8,898 units
6. Hyundai i20 - 8,419 units
7. Renault Kwid - 7,544 units
8. Maruti Suzuki Baleno - 6,888 units
9. Hyundai Eon - 5,539units
10. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz - 5,162 units