Toyota Kirloskar Motor sold a total of 8,511 units in the domestic market and exported 745 units of the Etios series, thereby making a total of 9,256 units for the month of January 2016. TKM sold 12, 650 units in the domestic market in January 2015 and exported 1,714 units of its Etios series in the same period last year. The brand sold 1,39, 815 units in the calendar year 2015 thereby registering a cumulative growth of 5% when compared to the total domestic sales in 2014.
Commenting on this, Mr N. Raja, Director & Sr. Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Toyota Kirloskar Motor said, “Our monthly sales have been affected and part of it is a repercussion of the recent ban on registration of diesel vehicles with engine capacity of more than 2000cc in Delhi & NCR.” Adding to this, he said, “We are looking forward to the upcoming Auto Expo where we will exhibit our prowess in the MPV segment and Hybrid technology. We are striving to offer our customers an engaging experience and usher in a new motoring experience, this Auto Expo.”
Toyota Camry Hybrid, which is the first locally manufactured hybrid in India more than 1,500 units has been sold in the Indian market since its launch in India in August 2013. The Camry Hybrid has received an overwhelming response from the Indian market. Pioneer of hybrids globally, Toyota will also have an entire zone dedicated to hybrid & alternative fuel technology where the automaker will be displaying Toyota’s cutting edge innovations in both these fields.