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Top 10 Most Sold Sedans In Feb 2021 – Dzire, Amaze, Aura, City, Rapid




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Maruti Suzuki Dzire continued to be the most sold sedan in the country in February 2021 with a YoY growth of 63 per cent

The Indian passenger car market posted a sales growth of 23.1 per cent in February 2021 and the sales volumes were largely attributed to the entry-level models as well as the SUVs in the compact and mid-size spaces. The rise in the popularity of the SUVs has come at the expense of the declining sales numbers in the sedan segments across the board.

Half of the sedans featured in the top ten sales charts for last month endured negative Year-on-Year volume decline and except for the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, all the other sedans recorded less than 5,000 units each. The Indo-Japanese manufacturer managed to post a total of 11,901 units with the Dzire as against 7,296 units in February 2020.

This led to a Year-on-Year sales growth of 63 per cent. The Honda Amaze finished in the second position and has always played second-fiddle to the Maruti Suzuki Dzire in garnering volumes. It recorded a cumulative domestic tally of 4,939 units in February 2021 as against 5,814 units during the corresponding month in 2020 with 15 per cent de-growth.

Top 10 Most Sold Sedans (YoY)February 2021 SalesFebruary 2020 Sales
1. Maruti Suzuki Dzire (63%)11,9017,296
2. Honda Amaze (-15%)4,9395,814
3. Hyundai Xcent/Aura (-13.4%)4,3004,968
4. Honda City (101%)2,5241,256
5. Hyundai Verna (259%)2,047570
6. Tata Tigor (148%)1,939782
7. Maruti Suzuki Ciaz (-40.6%)1,5102,544
8. Toyota Yaris (21.2%)657542
9. Skoda Rapid (-9.7%)614680
10. Ford Aspire (-46.3%)399744

Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) introduced the Aura as a replacement to the Xcent just over a year ago and it has been performing decently in sales. The sub-four-metre sedan was responsible for registering 4,300 units as against 4,968 units during the same period in 2020 with a YoY negative sales growth of 13.4 per cent.

The mid-size sedan segment used to see 6,000 units on average for the top-selling model three years ago but the scenario has changed drastically due to the shift in trend towards mid-size SUVs like Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, Tata Harrier, MG Hector, etc. The fifth-generation Honda City romped on to the scenes midway through last year.

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And it did help in the segment showing slight recovery. It posted 2,524 units last month as against 1,256 units during the same period in 2020 with a healthy growth of 101 per cent. The Verna ended up as the fifth most sold sedan last month with 2,047 units and a growth of 259 per cent.

In the second half of the table, Tata Tigor recorded 1,939 units with a 148 per cent YoY volume increase ahead of Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, Toyota Yaris, Skoda Rapid and Ford Aspire.


2021 Skoda Kodiaq Facelift – 5 Issues You Should really Know





The 2021 Skoda Kodiaq facelift has made its worldwide debut, and there are couple of noteworthy aspects about the up to date model

Skoda Kodiaq was to start with introduced back in 2016, and just about 50 % a decade later, the Czech company has supplied it a mid-daily life facelift. The updated product characteristics a great deal of modifications more than the outgoing product, to the inside as very well as exterior structure, alongside with plenty of new capabilities.

Right here, we have outlined the major five items you need to know about the lately-uncovered 2021 Skoda Kodiaq (facelift model).

1. Alterations to the exterior

The cosmetic tweaks on the Kodiaq features include restyled LED headlamps and LED taillights, which are sleeker than ahead of. The entrance grille is much more upright than right before, together with redesigned bumper at the front and rear. The SUV also will get a daring ‘SKODA’ badge on the tailgate, which seems to be amazing.


2. Improvements to the interior

Step into the cabin, and the biggest improve you will recognize on the Kodiaq facelift is the new two-spoke steering wheel (except on the Sportline and RS trims, which get a three-spoke steering wheel). The ambient lighting system has been updated, and the car also will get the option for eco-welcoming seats, which are made of recycled vegetable supplies. The dashboard layout is the identical as prior to nevertheless.

3. Top quality features

There are loads of premium attributes on offer on the 2021 Kodiaq. As normal, it receives an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment technique, which can be upgraded to a 9.2-inch device. It also gets a 12.3-inch digital instrument console, a new 10-speaker audio method, heated & ventilated seats with massage functionality, matrix LED headlamps, etc.


4. Powertrain selections

The 2021 Skoda Kodiaq is accessible with several motor choices. The petrol motor decisions consist of a 1.5-litre TSI (150 PS) and a 2.-litre TSI (190 PS). A 2.-litre diesel motor is also on offer below, in two states of tune – 150 PS and 200 PS. The overall performance-oriented Kodiaq RS now receives a 2.-litre TSI (anticipated 245 PS) rather of the older 2.-litre bi-turbo diesel engine.

5. Established to launch in India afterwards this yr

It has been verified by Zac Hollis, Director of Product sales, Service and Internet marketing at Skoda Auto India, that the Kodiaq facelift will start in India as well. The new SUV is slated to arrive in this article for the duration of the 3rd quarter of this calendar year, and will rival the likes of Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace, Toyota Fortuner, Ford Endeavour, and so forth.

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