- Hyundai's hatchback Grand i10 took the fifth slot, while the Top 4 sit with Maruti Suzuki
- Alto retained the best-selling model tag
Maruti Suzuki Alto
Latest data from the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers states that Maruti's Alto retained the best-selling model tag in January with 22,998 units as against 21,462 in January 2016.
Maruti Suzuki Dzire sedan
The company's compact sedan Dzire was second with 15,087 units compared with 14,042 in January last year. Hatchback Wagon R was third, selling 14,930 units. The vehicle was at fourth slot in the year-ago period with sales of 12,744 units.
Maruti Suzuki Swift hatchback
MSI's premium hatchback Swift came in at fourth position with 14,545 units in January. It was second in January last year with sales of 14,057 units.
Maruti Suzuki Celerio
MSI's hatchback Celerio settled at seventh with sales of 10,879 units. The model - at ninth place in January last year - had sold 7,141 units.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno
The eighth rank went to Maruti's premium hatchback Baleno with 10,476 units last month as against seventh in the previous year.
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza
The company's compact SUV Vitara Brezza sold 8,932 units to become ninth
Maruti Suzuki Ciaz
The car sold 6,530 units in January 2017 as against 5,431 units during same month last year.
Maruti Suzuki Omni
Omni sold 8,723 units to round off the top 10 list
Hyundai Grand i10
With 13,010 units last month, rival Hyundai's hatchback Grand i10 took the fifth slot. The company had sold 9,934 units of the vehicle in the same period last year.
Hyundai Elite i20
The company's premium hatchback Elite i20 was sixth last month with sale of 11,460 units as against 9,604 units in last year January.
Hyundai's Creta and the Honda City failed to make it to the top 10 last month. They had featured in the top 10 passenger vehicles list in the same period last year.
In terms of market share, MSI sold 11,95,347 units of passenger vehicles in April-January this fiscal as against the industry total of 25,08,845, translating into a market share of 47.64 per cent.
Here’s a comprehensive look at Maruti Suzuki’s sales for January 2017 in comparison to last year. This is an official release from the company
Last Updated 31, Mar 2018, 6:34 PM