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India June 2015: Maruti DZire leads, Hyundai Creta lands

Hyundai Creta India June 2015Hyundai Creta

* See the Top 15 best-selling brands and Top 60 models by clicking on the title *

The Indian new light vehicle market marks a pause in its recovery in June: down 0.5% year-on-year to 217.642 deliveries to dealerships – Indian data doesn’t track end-customer purchases. The year-to-date total stands at 1.321.367 units halfway through 2015, up 5% on 2014. Maruti (47.2% share) and Hyundai (16.7%) both outpace the market and stay in positive, but the most impressive evolution is posted by Honda, up one spot on May and 13% year-on-year to now round up the podium at 8.4% share. Tata is up 30% but stays 6th, Renault is up 1% at #8, Volkswagen up 31% at #9 but Ford (-38%), Chevrolet (-41%) and Nissan (-43%) implode.

Honda Jazz India June 2015. Picture courtesy team-bhp.comThe Honda Jazz returns to India.

Model-wise, thanks to sales up a splendid 37% year-on-year to 21.866, the Maruti DZire – a Suzuki Swift sedan – is the best-selling vehicle in the country for the 4th time ever after May 2013May 2014 and July 2014. It distances the Maruti Alto at 21.115 (-31%) while the Maruti Swift also shine at +27% to 17.313 units. Below the Maruti Wagon R, the Hyundai Elite i20 holds onto the 5th spot while the Maruti Celerio is boosted up 66% by the new diesel and CVT variants to a record 7th place with 8.078 registrations (previous best: 7.323 in Feb 2014). With the new generation finally available in India, the Honda Jazz makes its return in the Indian sales charts at #25 with 2.336 units and the locally-produced Hyundai Creta lands at #32 with 1.641 deliveries to dealerships ahead of its national launch on 21 July, India being the second market in the world where this small SUV goes on sale after China where it is baptised ix25.

Previous month: India May 2015: Maruti Alto up 31%, Lodgy Renault’s best-seller again

One year ago: India June 2014: Maruti Wagon R up to 2nd place

Full June 2015 Top 15 brands and Top 60 models below.

India June 2015 – brands:

PosBrandJun-15%/14May
1Maruti102,62647.2%2%1
2Hyundai36,30016.7%8%2
3Honda18,3808.4%13%4
4Mahindra14,2566.6%-11%3
5Toyota10,4644.8%-13%5
6Tata10,2814.7%30%6
7Ford4,5272.1%-38%7
8Renault4,3402.0%1%9
9Volkswagen4,0391.9%31%8
10Chevrolet3,0421.4%-41%10
11Nissan1,8760.9%-43%11
12Datsun1,4810.7%35%12
13Skoda1,1890.5%6%13
14Fiat7570.3%-5%14
15Hindustan-Mitsubishi2000.1%108%15

India June 2015 – models:

PosModelJun-15/14May
1Maruti DZire21,86637%2
2Maruti Alto21,115-31%1
3Maruti Swift17,31327%3
4Maruti Wagon R13,221-23%4
5Hyundai Elite i2010,841238%5
6Hyundai Grand i108,97014%6
7Maruti Celerio8,07866%9
8Honda City7,187-7%8
9Honda Amaze6,834-3%20
10Mahindra Bolero6,093-23%7
11Maruti Omni6,084-6%11
12Maruti Ertiga5,39511%12
13Hyundai Eon5,313-19%10
14Hyundai Xcent4,999-29%16
15Maruti Eeco4,38135%13
16Toyota Innova4,144-23%14
17Maruti Ciaz3,700new15
18Mahindra Scorpio3,666-5%17
19Ford Ecosport3,666-29%19
20Mahindra XUV5003,32610%22
21Hyundai i102,567-1%23
22Tata Indica/Vista2,555-4%21
23Toyota Etios2,51916%24
24VW Polo2,36940%18
25Honda Jazz2,336new
26Renault Duster2,310-39%32
27Tata Indigo/Manza1,939-14%26
28Tata Zest1,864new28
29Renault Lodgy1,708new27
30Tata Nano1,70070%33
31Toyota Etios Liva1,658-17%30
32Hyundai Creta1,641new
33Hyundai Verna1,620-50%25
34VW Vento1,53026%n/a
35Toyota Fortuner1,390-3%31
36Maruti Ritz1,337-65%29
37Chevrolet Beat1,080-39%34
38Honda Mobilio1,043new35
39Nissan Terrano1,021-35%37
40Tata Safari/Storme93618%39
41Honda Brio923-36%42
42Skoda Rapid90312%38
43Chevrolet Tavera875-30%43
44Ford Figo841-43%41
45Datsun GO+818new36
46Tata Sumo765-24%40
47Nissan Micra682-34%45
48Datsun GO663-40%48
49Mahindra Xylo661-2%46
50Toyota Corolla Altis631-32%47
51Fiat Punto Evo619-4%49
52Tata Bolt458new44
54Chevrolet Enjoy419-58%51
55Chevrolet Sail Sedan374-28%50
56Mahindra Verito27799%59
57Hyundai Elantra232-32%54
58Skoda Octavia202-13%56
59Renault Pulse198-1%n/a
60Chevrolet Sail183-50%55

Source: Management Punditz

This Post Has 2 Comments
  1. When will be the new Renault Kwid launched in India? It will be very interesting to follow Renault performance in India in the next years.

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