Over the recent years, there has been a major shift of interest towards SUVs and hatchbacks by automobile buyers. As each day goes by, SUVs are extended across many different price points. This motivates automakers in the country to expand their sub 4 meter compact SUVs lineup more rapidly.
One of the main reasons for the focus on these SUVs is their appeal in size. The grip on the road is also provided by higher ground clearance. It also has larger and wider wheels, with the ability to handle Indian road conditions. These SUVs also come with a set of safety equipment. Last month, the sales report of the ten most profitable sub 4 meter SUVs ranged at 49,574 units. Which is a downfall of 9.62% over 54,850 units. It also displayed an MoM degrowth of 11.77% over 56,187 units sold in January 2022.
Top 10 Compact SUVs for Feb 2022: Details
Here’s the list of top best-selling compact SUVs in February 2022
- Tata Nexon
- Hyundai Venue
- Maruti Vitara Brezza
- Kia Sonet
- Mahindra XUV300
- Toyota Urban Cruiser
- Renault Kiger
- Nissan Magnite
- Honda WR-V
- Ford EcoSport
Tata Nexon has maintained its supremacy by outselling other models in the segment to rank first in the list of the top 10 best-selling sub 4 meter SUVs sold in the country last month. Nexon had a sale ranging at 12,259 units in February this year, growth up to 54.61% over 7,929 units sold last year in February. The vehicle’s share in the top ten list stood at 24.73% in February. It is a reduction from the 28.88% reported in January this year. MoM sales sank 11.27% from the 13,816 units which were sold in January 2022.
The much-talked-about Kia Sonet has witnessed a drop in sales of nearly 23.05% on a year-on-year basis and 10.86% month-on-month to 6,154 units last month. As far as the ranking is concerned, the remaining in the list are Toyota Urban Cruiser (2,387 units), Nissan Magnite (2,059 units), Mahindra XUV300 (4,511 units), and Renault Kiger (2,247 units). Honda WR-V witnessed a dip in its sales to 489 units, a reduction of almost 51.29% year-on-year over 1,004 units sold in February last year. It was lesser by 1.01% from 494 units sold in January this year. Another commercial car is Ford Ecosport reported a figure of 3,171 units sold in February 2021.
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