In February 2020, the mannequin ranked three positions under at 4th after 16,585 models had been bought.
- Last Updated: April 4, 2020, 11:23 AM IST
- Edited by: Anirudh SK
As the nation observes a 21-day lockdown, auto producers have reported vital decline in gross sales within the month of March. However, whereas its year-on-year gross sales declines by 47 per cent, Maruti Suzuki managed to safe 7 out of 10 of the best-selling vehicles in India.
The Baleno premium hatchback grew to become the best-selling automobile in India after Maruti Suzuki managed to promote 11,406 models of the automobile final month. In February 2020, the mannequin ranked three positions under at 4th after 16,585 models being bought.
The Alto ranked second within the listing with the sale of 10,829 models, adopted by the WagonR with 9,151 models and Swift with 8,575 models. The carmaker bought 158,076 models final yr however stated the numbers weren’t comparable as the corporate needed to droop operations from March 22, according to the federal government’s order.
India’s auto trade, which is already underneath stress from a slowing economic system and lean demand, has been additional hit by the suspension of operations.
Ahead of this, the auto large had introduced that it’s going to start the manufacturing of ventilators at its plant to assist with the rising instances of COVID-19 in India. An association was made with AgVa Healthcare, an present authorized producer of ventilators. MSIL would work with AgVa Healthcare to quickly scale up manufacturing of ventilators. The intention is to succeed in a quantity of 10,000 models per 30 days.