Even though there were a number of vehicles that exited the Indian market due to different issues, the total sales for sedans in February has grown bigger. The total sales in Feb 2021 were 31,308 units whereas in Feb 2022 it was 36,987 units. There was an 18.4% growth in the volume gain and the MoM sales also grew by 7.32%. Many sedans made it to this list besides facing many difficulties and numbers are higher than last year.
Here’s the list of the top ten sedans for February 2022[table id=5 /]
Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors sales
The Maruti Suzuki Dzire remains unbeaten for a long time. All competitors of Maruti Suzuki are beaten by huge differences in margins, and it was the same for February of this year as well. A whopping 17,438 units of Maruti’s Dzire overtook its sales numbers in comparison to last year. There were a total of 11,901 units sold in the sedan segment last year. Comparing this year with the last, there has been a 47% increase in YoY sales. The Dzire is competing against the Hyundai Aura and Tata Tigor. Recently, the Dzire CNG was also launched whose mileage is claimed to be more than 31 km/kg.
The Ciaz didn’t sell hotcakes like the Dzire. It stands firm in sixth place with sales of 1,919 units this year as compared to 1,510 units in the previous year. The year on year surge for this model is at 27%.
Honda and Hyundai: Feb 2022
Third place was for Honda’s Amaze with a slight decrease as compared to last year’s reports. In February this year, Honda’s Amaze sold 3,405 units in comparison to last year’s 4,939 units. The Amaze faced a YoY decline in sales growth of 31%. Another of Honda’s models finished in the 5th position, i.e, the City with sales of 2,836 units this year. Sales for last year for the Honda City stands at 2,524 units which shows a 12% increase in YoY growth.
Skoda and Volkswagen’s growth record
The Skoda Slavia had a record of 1,862 units and this sedan has been received well ever since its recent launch. It entered in the top ten and beats the Verna by more than 800 units volume difference.