While Tata Motors has reported its best sales numbers so far, Hyundai India inches ahead with marginal advantage. However, Tata is confident to breach the 50,000 units sales soon.
January of 2022 has been the most successful month for Tata Motors as the Indian Carmaker has reported its best all-time sales. Tata has sold 40,777 units locally – against 26,978 units sold in January 2021 – which is the best sale number since the company’s inception. Tata is even confident to breach the 50,000 unit sale mark sometime this year.
Additionally, Tata has even broken its own record from 2007 of highest production ever at its Ranjangaon facility.
Speaking for the Nexon EV, the SUV now holds 70 per cent of the market share of all the electric cars sold in India. Recently, the Nexon EV also crossed the 13,000 sales mark and you can also read about it by clicking here. The Tigor EV has contributed as well and Tata has managed to retail 2,892 units, in January 2022.
The recently launched CNG variants of the Tiago and Tigor have also accounted for over 3,000 units.
The standard Nexon and the relatively new Punch have together crossed the 10,000 units sale mark. The relatively larger and more premium SUVs, the Harrier and the Safari, both have managed to clock over 8,000 units of sale.
In other news, Hyundai India has managed to regain its position which is the second-largest carmaker right after Maruti Suzuki. Despite a dip of 15 per cent in the Y-o-Y sales figure, Hyundai managed to sell 44,022 units. In January 2021, Hyundai sold 52,005 units.