Vehicle sales in India recorded a cumulative growth of 8% with 2,75,130 units sold in December 2022 compared to 2,54,270 units sold in December 2021. Four of his top five cars sold in India last month are from Maruti Suzuki. Read on to find out more about the top 5 best-selling models of December 2022.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno
Maruti’s premium hatchback, the Baleno, emerged last month as the best-selling model in India. The hatchback recorded 17% growth in December 2022 with 16,932 units sold compared to his 14,458 units sold in December 2021. CNG options have significantly boosted hatchback sales in India.
Maruti Suzuki Ertiga
Maruti’s best-selling MPV, the Ertiga, secured second place with 212 more than the Swift hatchback. The company posted 4% growth last month, selling his 12,273 Ertiga compared to his 11,840 the year before. The CNG version is a major contributor to Ertiga’s sales.
Maruti Suzuki Swift
There is yet another Maruti Suzuki model on this list. The Swift hatchback witnessed a 23% decline last month, as he recorded sales of 12,061, compared to his 15,661 sold in December 2021. The company will introduce his Swift CNG in August 2022 and he is one of the popular choices among new car buyers.
Nexon’s compact SUV missed out on third place last month by just eight cars. Sales in December 2022 stood at 12,053 for him, compared to 12,899 for the previous year, a decrease of 7%. Both his ICE and electric versions of the compact SUV are popular choices among domestic new car buyers.
Maruti Suzuki Gilet
The Dzire compact sedan ranks in the top five with 11,997 units sold in December 2022 compared to 10,633 units sold in December 2021, reporting 13% growth. As seen on other Maruti Suzuki models, the CNG option continues to be a popular choice among buyers.
Data Source – AP