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Segment Wise May 2021 Sales – Compact & Mid-Size SUVs On Top



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The compact SUV segment led the way with 24,399 units in May 2021 as against 54,104 units with 55 per cent MoM de-growth

The compact and mid-size SUV segments have been all the rage in recent times and consequently, manufacturers are stepping in on a consistent basis to capitalise on the popularity and grab market share. Hyundai Motor Group is really making the most out of the sub-four-metre and mid-size SUV segments’ good reception amongst customers.

In the month of May 2021, the Hyundai Creta was the highest sold passenger vehicle in the country while Kia Sonet, Kia Seltos and Hyundai Venue also performed well as their cumulative sales were better than the total volumes Maruti Suzuki had managed. The compact SUV segment, as a whole, led the way with the highest volumes amongst all classes.

Last month, 24,399 units were registered against 54,104 units during the previous monthly period in April with a Month-on-Month sales de-growth of 55 per cent. Other sub-four-metre SUVs available in the Indian market are Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon, Mahindra XUV300, Ford EcoSport, Honda WR-V, Nissan Magnite and Renault Kiger.

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Car Segments (MoM) May 2021 Sales April 2021 Sales
1. Compact SUV (-55%) 24,399 54,104
2. Mid-size SUV (-40%) 20,132 33,718
3. Compact Hatch (-73%) 17,230 62,771
4. Premium Hatch (-61%) 12,758 32,879
5. Compact Sedan (-64%) 8,301 23,140
6. MUV (-69%) 7,744 24,713
7. Entry-Level Hatch (-81%) 5,520 28,623
8. Exec Sedan (-60%) 3,450 8,550
9. Lifestyle Off-Roader (-44%) 1,911 3,406
10. Van (-90%) 1,096 11,469
11. Premium SUV (-82%) 490 2,685
12. Premium Sedan (91%) 111 58
13. Luxury Sedan (-90%) 10 105

In a similar fashion, the mid-size SUV segment is also enduring increased number of takers in recent years. In May 2021, 20,132 mid-size SUVs were despatched against 33,718 units during the previous month of April 2021 with 40 per cent negative sales growth. The segment is led by Hyundai Creta ahead of Kia Sonet, Tata Harrier, MG Hector, Nissan Kicks and the likes.

The compact hatchback segment was responsible for posting 17,230 units last month as against 62,771 units. It recorded a massive decline in volumes as 73 per cent de-growth was registered. The premium hatchback segment finished in the fourth position with 12,758 units as against 32,879 units with a 61 per cent MoM sales slump.

The compact sedan segment slotted in at fifth with 8,301 units as against 23,140 units with 64 per cent Month-on-Month de-growth. At sixth was the MUV segment ahead of the entry-level hatchback and executive sedan spaces clearing denoting the modern-day trend. The lifestyle off-roader segment finished ahead of van, premium SUV, premium sedan and luxury sedan segments.


Harley-Davidson LiveWire A single Electric powered Bicycle To Be Unveiled On July 8



Harley-Davidson Concept Electric


LiveWire A single is predicted to develop a greatest electricity output of 101 bhp in accordance to a VIN (Car Identification Variety) submitting

The Harley-Davidson LiveWire standalone electric powered bike manufacturer will reportedly have its initial product in the identify of LiveWire 1. It arrived about as a result of VIN (Car or truck Identification Selection) data the model had submitted to the United States Nationwide Freeway Traffic Protection Administration and the launch of the 2021 Harley-Davidson LiveWire Just one is expected to transpire on July 8.

According to the VIN submitting, the LiveWire A person will have a most power output of 101 bhp. Harley-Davidson’s initial electric powered motorbike, the LiveWire, was listed to have 70 bhp. Internally codenamed XB carrying the product code LW1, the Just one does not appear as a big surprise as the American manufacturer’s 1st-ever bike was named the Model 1.

Harley-Davidson appears to have long gone back to its roots with the LW1 as the similar concept was adopted with its electric bicycle brand, Serial 1. The noted claimed no far more aspects of the forthcoming zero-emission motorcycle are accessible, other than for its claimed electricity output through VIN filing. It will be interesting to see the entire body design it will carry as the standard retro design or a new concept could be followed.

Harley-Davidson Concept Electric 1

The corporation formerly said that it would carry the veil off the LiveWire’s initially design on July 8 and it was supposed to debut in front of the public on July 9 at the International Motorcycle Demonstrate at FivePoint Amphitheater Irvine, California. On the other hand, it did not occur as only musical live shows had been hosted by the year.

Whilst no official unveil day of the LiveWire A person is readily available, it may well split addresses in Sonoma, California in between July 16 and 18. The LiveWire motorbike did not receive constructive comments for a quantity of good reasons amongst buyers and reviewers alike and Hd will be hoping to transform all that with the new eco-welcoming manufacturer going by the same name.

Harley-Davidson has viewed major fall in profits volumes in new a long time throughout the world and the electric powered model could convert factors out. Not as well lengthy in the past, Hd quit its Indian functions prior to handing over the proceedings to Hero MotoCorp less than a new offer.

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