Hero MotoCorp reported a 3.97 per cent dip in sales to 5,14,509 units as compared to 5,35,810 units sold in July 2019.
India’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki on Saturday reported a 1.3% increase in domestic passenger vehicle sales in July. Hyundai Motor, the second-biggest maker in India dropped 2 %, initiating recovery in the most affected sector by COVID-19.
Other manufacturers, Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) and Toyota Kirloskar Motor (TKM) reported humongous declines in their domestic sales numbers. Maruti Suzuki India said its domestic sales in July stood at 1,01,307 units as against 1,00,006 units in July 2019. It further emphasized that its sales models such as Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire have declined by 10.4 per cent to 51,529 units as against 57,512 cars in July last year.
MSI’s total sales were down 1.1%at 1,08,064 units in July as compared to 1,09,264 units in July last year. Rival Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) recorded domestic sales at 38,200 units in July as against 39,010 units in July 2019, down by 2%.