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Top 10 Most Sold Sub-4M SUVs In Jan 2021 – Venue Beats Brezza, Sonet



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Hyundai Venue finished on top of the sales table in January 2021 with a YoY growth close to 75 per cent

Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has the Venue as its consistently selling model in the compact SUV segment and it rose to the top of the sales table in January 2021 with a huge Year-on-Year growth close to 75 per cent. The second-largest carmaker in the country garnered a total of 11,779 units as against 6,733 units during the same period in 2020.

With a difference of just over 1,100 units, the Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza finished second as 10,623 units were recorded against 10,134 units during the same period in 2020 with a marginal increase of 4.82 per cent. Kia Motors India introduced the Sonet late last year and it has emerged as a top-seller contributing to significant volumes alongside the Seltos.

The sub-four-metre SUV registered 8,859 units in January 2021 while Tata Nexon ended up as the fourth most sold model in the segment. The five-seater endured another auspicious month as it garnered the highest sales in a month ever. With 8,225 units last month, the Nexon posted a huge growth of 143.19 per cent as only 3,382 units were recorded in Jan 2020.

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Model (YOY) January 2021 Sales January 2020 Sales
1. Hyundai Venue (74.94%) 11,779 6,733
2. Maruti Vitara Brezza (4.82%) 10,623 10,134
3. Kia Sonet 8,859  –
4. Tata Nexon (143.19%) 8,225 3,382
5. Mahindra XUV300 (37.26%) 4,612 3,360
6. Toyota Urban Cruiser 3,075  –
7. Nissan Magnite 3,011  –
8. Ford Ecosport (-42.21%) 2,226 3,852
9. Honda WR-V (943.96%) 1,211 116
10. Mahindra Thar 1,152 0

The SUV received a facelift just over a year ago with notable front changes along with the inclusion of new features and it has definitely helped in elevating the sales fortunes of the brand. The Mahindra XUV300 slotted in at fifth with 4,612 units last month as against 3,360 units during the corresponding month in 2020 with 37.26 per cent surge.

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Toyota Kirloskar Motor launched the Urban Cruiser in September 2020 and as expected, it has become a decent performer. The Glanza and Urban Cruiser have combined to record more than 50,000 unit sales courtesy of its alliance with Suzuki since July 2019. The latter managed to achieve a total of 3,075 units last month.

Nissan’s market saviour, the Magnite, debuted only in December 2020 and within a month of its launch, the reservations went past the 33,000 mark. It recorded 3,011 units last month and outsold Ford EcoSport and Honda WR-V. Since the Thar stretches below four metres in length, we have given it a space in the table as 1,152 units of the lifestyle off-roader were sold last month.


This Tata Altroz Cross Coupe Rendering Seems Fashionable



Tata Altroz Cross Coupe Rendering_

The Tata Altroz is currently accessible with 3 engine choices – a 1.2-litre NA petrol engine, a 1.2-litre turbo-petrol device and a 1.5-litre oil burner

Tata Motors entered the quality hatchback phase in India very last yr with the Altroz, and the auto at the moment rivals the likes of Hyundai i20, Volkswagen Polo as properly as Honda Jazz in the nation. The Altroz is effectively appreciated for its eye-catchy layout and is unquestionably one particular of the most effective-looking cars and trucks in the phase.

That claimed, Praveen C John of OZ Patterns has taken the layout of the Altroz as a base to develop a crossover coupe rendering, and it looks alluring. As compared to the Altroz, the rendered car or truck gets a variety of visual variations which includes a new grille that appears to be impressed by the not long ago launched Safari.

Other variations contain an up to date front bumper with a broader air dam together and a skid plate. The headlamps have been marginally redesigned as perfectly. The plastic cladding has been added all around the overall system of the car or truck to make it search rugged. The rendered vehicle also will get new black-coloured alloy wheels.

Tata Altroz Cross Coupe Rendering_

Talking about the Altroz, Tata offers the hatchback with a few various powertrains, together with a 1.2-litre NA petrol engine rated at 86 PS/113 Nm torque a 1.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine that would make 90 PS of max power and 200 Nm of peak torque as well as a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder turbocharged petrol engine that belts out 110 PS of most electric power and 140 Nm of peak torque.

As of now, the Altroz can only be experienced with a 5-pace manual gearbox. Having said that, Tata options to introduce a twin-clutch automated transmission for the Altroz i-Turbo in the close to future. Tata at this time retails the Altroz at a starting off price tag of Rs 5.69 lakh, which goes up to Rs 9.45 lakh (the two prices, ex-showroom).

The options on supply with the hatch contain a 7-inch floating touchscreen infotainment system by Harman with Apple CarPlay and Android Vehicle, a semi-digital instrument cluster, 90-diploma opening doors, projector headlamps with LED DRLs, ambient lights, cruise management, rear AC vents, distinct push modes, idle prevent-start out, rain-sensing wipers, wearable essential, electrically adjustable and foldable wing mirrors and extra.

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