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Petrol Vs Diesel Cars Sales Analysis – February 2021




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Although petrol cars currently dominate the Indian market in terms of sales, the demand for diesel vehicles continues in the BS6 era

Last year, before the BS6 emission norms came into effect, industry experts predicted that the demand for diesel-powered vehicles would fall drastically. The primary reason for that was the massive price difference between equivalent BS6-compliant petrol and diesel vehicles. As such a few carmakers decided to discontinue diesel engines, but a few others decided to keep them.

In February 2021, i.e., last month, 16.8 per cent of all cars sold in the Indian market had diesel engines. Although the figure is quite small compared to petrol-powered vehicles, it should be noted that diesel vehicle options are relatively limited in number.

Maruti Suzuki led the sales chart in terms of petrol vehicle sales, with 100 per cent sales comprising of petrol-powered models. Mahindra & Mahindra emerged as the leader in terms of diesel vehicle sales, with around 87.4 per cent sales coming from diesel-powered models.

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Petrol and diesel vehicles sales – February 2021
Manufacturer Petrol vehicle sales Diesel vehicle sales
Maruti Suzuki 1,44,761 (100%) 0 (0%)
Hyundai 39,956 (77.4%) 11,634 (22.6%)
Tata 20,810 (77.8%) 5,922 (22.2%)
Kia 9,755 (58.4%) 6,947 (41.6%)
Mahindra & Mahindra 1,935 (12.6%) 13,445 (87.4%)
Toyota 6,104 (43.4%) 7,950 (56.6%)
Renault 11,043 (100%) 0 (0%)
Honda 8,097 (86.8%) 1,227 (13.2%)
Ford 2,958 (51.2%) 2,817 (48.8%)
MG 2,887 (70.0%) 1,238 (30.0%)
Nissan 4,244 (100%) 0 (0%)
Volkswagen 2,186 (100%) 0 (0%)
Jeep 557 (50.5%) 546 (49.5%)
Skoda 853 (100%) 0 (0%)

Other manufacturers that experienced a healthy demand for diesel vehicles last month include Toyota, Jeep, and Ford, with close to half of their sales coming from diesel-powered cars, with Kia following close behind. Hyundai, Tata, and Honda had a moderate demand for diesel vehicles in comparison.

Apart from Maruti Suzuki, other carmakers currently relying solely on petrol-powered vehicles include Renault, Nissan, Volkswagen, and Skoda. Renault’s sales have been quite strong recently, thanks to its small but strong portfolio of affordable models. Nissan has also been gaining popularity in the Indian market recently, thanks mainly to just one model, the Magnite.

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Skoda and VW are towards the bottom of the sales chart, but that might change soon. Skoda has officially unveiled the Kushaq (Creta/Seltos rival), which will go on sale in July 2021. Volkswagen will also debut a new SUV soon, the Taigun, which will be based on the Kushaq. The two sister brands are also planning to launch a slew of new cars in the future, including new generation versions of the Polo, Vento, and Rapid.

*Petrol sales figures include CNG-powered vehicles as well, wherever applicable


Nissan & Datsun May possibly 2021 Discount rates – Kicks, Magnite, Redi-Go, Go




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Advantages really worth up to a utmost of Rs. 75,000 offered on Nissan and Datsun motor vehicles in the Indian marketplace this thirty day period (Might 2021)

Nissan India has been carrying out fairly very well in phrases of income in the Indian sector in new occasions. To maintain the product sales momentum strong and catch the attention of far more opportunity prospective buyers, Nissan and its sub-brand Datsun are featuring some extremely beautiful special discounts on their joint lineup this month. Fascinated in shopping for a new car soon? Well then, hold reading forward to look at out some outstanding bargains!

Nissan Kicks is available with a income price cut of Rs. 20,000 on it, alongside with an trade reward of Rs. 50,000. Apart from that, an extra reward of Rs. 5,000 is also out there on the SUV, for government staff (state and central) and persons with a CIBIL rating of in excess of 700.

On Datsun redi-GO, a dollars price cut of Rs. 20,000 is getting presented, along with an trade bonus of Rs. 15,000. The entry-amount hatchback is also available with an further discounted of Rs. 5,000, which can be availed by authorities workforce (point out and central) and men and women with a CIBIL rating of in excess of 700.

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On the GO hatchback, a funds low cost of Rs. 20,000 is being supplied, alongside with an exchange reward of Rs. 20,000. On the GO Additionally MPV, the same delivers as Datsun GO are accessible – a hard cash discount of Rs. 20,000 and an exchange reward of Rs. 20,000.

There are no reductions and deals offered on Nissan Magnite. This isn’t shocking, contemplating that the compact SUV was released just a handful of months back, back again in December 2020. It must also be pointed out that the Magnite is at this time the most effective-marketing product in Nissan and Datsun’s joint lineup.

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Nissan & Datsun Discount rates –  May 2021
Design Money Price cut Exchange Bonus + Further Bonus
Nissan Kicks Rs. 20,000 Rs. 50,000 + Rs. 5,000
Nissan Magnite
Datsun GO Plus Rs. 20,000 Rs. 20,000 +
Datsun GO Rs. 20,000 Rs. 20,000 +
Datsun redi-GO Rs. 20,000 Rs. 15,000 + Rs. 5,000

Also, Nissan Magnite at the moment has a massive ready period of time in the Indian current market, thanks to the large demand for it. Final month, the maker uncovered that it had been given over 50,000 bookings for the compact SUV, while only close to 10,000 units experienced been sent to buyers. To fulfill the steadily escalating desire, Nissan is planning to boost generation of the Magnite nevertheless once more.

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