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Top 10 Hatchbacks In March 2021 – Swift, Alto, i10, i20, Altroz, Tiago

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Maruti Suzuki Swift topped the hatchback sales charts in March 2021 and it was also the most sold passenger car in the country

The hatchback space gets plenty of attention in the sub-10 lakh space with Maruti Suzuki and Hyundai having a wide presence helping in garnering volumes. In March 2021, the Swift sat at the top of the sales charts as 21,714 units were sold against 8,575 units during the same period last year with 153 per cent YoY sales growth.

The 2021 MY Swift received three new dual-tone colours and minor feature updates along with the debut of the 1.2-litre DualJet petrol engine replacing the long served 1.2-litre K-series motor. The Baleno, which uses the same engine employed in the Swift, was the second most sold hatchback in the country as 21,217 units were recorded.

This when compared to the same month last year with 11,406 units, the Baleno saw a healthy YoY surge of 86 per cent. The Wagon R finished in the third position with 18,757 units as against 9,151 units during the corresponding month in 2020 with a massive Year-on-Year sales increase of 105 per cent.

Top 10 Most Sold Hatchbacks (YoY)March 2021 SalesMarch 2020 Sales
1. Maruti Suzuki Swift (153%)21,7148,575
2. Maruti Suzuki Baleno (86%)21,21711,406
3. Maruti Suzuki WagonR (105%)18,7579,151
4. Maruti Suzuki Alto (61%)17,40110,829
5. Hyundai Grand i10 Nios (156.7%)11,0204,293
6. Hyundai i20 (161.7%)9,0453,455
7. Maruti Suzuki S-Presso (40.5%)7,2525,159
8. Tata Altroz (558%)7,5501,147
9. Tata Tiago (511%)6,8931,127
10. Maruti Suzuki Celerio (17.7%)4,7204,010

The Alto was the fourth most sold hatchback in the country last month and it could not be as dominating as it used to be previously since the implementation of BSVI emission standards and the asking prices going higher, bunching up different hatchback segments. It posted 17,401 units as against 10,829 units during the same period in 2020 with 61 per cent growth.

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The Grand i10 Nios recorded just over 11,000 units in the third monthly of the calendar year as against 4,293 units twelve months ago with 156.7 per cent volume increase. Its bigger sibling, the third generation i20, finished in the sixth position with 9,045 units as against 3,455 units leading to a YoY sales jump of nearly 162 per cent.

The Maruti Suzuki S-Presso slotted in at seventh with 7,252 units as against 5,159 units with 40.5 per cent growth while Tata Altroz and Tiago impressed with yet another strong showing. Maruti Suzuki’s Celerio rounded out the top ten with 4,720 units and 17.7 per cent growth.

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Need For Creta Is 3 Moments The Creation Capacity, States Hyundai

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Hyundai has described that the demand for Creta SUV keeps growing in India, and the orders are at present three times the production ability

Hyundai Creta was to start with released in our marketplace again in 2015, and previous calendar year, its next-era model was introduced in India. Because the arrival of the 2nd-gen Creta, its demand from customers has sky-rocketed, and it is now the finest-selling SUV in the Indian marketplace, which is pretty an outstanding feat.

In accordance to a PTI report, the demand for the Creta is all over 3 instances as considerably as the output ability! S.S Kim, Managing Director and CEO of Hyundai Motor India, mentioned that they are adopting a adaptable production tactic to cater to the need, in spite of the international semiconductor lack, but the pending orders for Creta retain expanding.

In the situation of Creta, the need retains increasing and at present, the orders are all over three moments much larger than the manufacturing ability. So, just about every thirty day period, the pending bookings are obtaining accumulated which explain the enormous ready time period for the model,” Kim advised PTI. At the second, the ready time period for the Creta stands at close to 32 months for the E and EX trim ranges, and close to 24 months for other variants.

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A single reason for the enormous attractiveness of Hyundai Creta is its functions list. The SUV features lots of quality functions and tools, like a panoramic sunroof, linked vehicle tech, ventilated front seats, electric power-adjustable driver seat, air purifier, keyless entry, climate handle, cruise manage, and many others. Also, the Creta is offered with several motor and transmission alternatives, which will make it extremely functional.

In 2018, Hyundai’s whole profits in the Indian sector stood at 5,50,002 models. In 2019, profits dropped to 5,10,260 units, and in 2020, it dropped more to 4,23,642 units. The manufacturer has stated that shopper demand from customers is really solid at the instant, and the corporation is scheduling to regain all missing profits momentum. The South Korean maker is also setting up to get back its comprehensive creation capability in India this calendar year.

Before this thirty day period, Hyundai introduced that it experienced crossed the 10 lakh cumulative revenue milestone for its SUVs in India. Creta and Venue were responsible for a key chunk of these revenue. Hyundai India has two much more SUVs in its arsenal, Tucson and Kona EV, and it is planning to insert yet another one pretty quickly – Alcazar.

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