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Hyundai India Sales Analysis – August 2020

Hyundai dispatched 45,809 units in August and registered a YoY & MoM growth of 20%. Creta was the best seller for Hyundai and contributed to over 25% of Hyundai’s sales in August 2020!ModelYear-on-Year ComparoMonth-on-Month ComparoAug’20Aug’19Growth (%)Aug’20July’20Growth (%)Creta11758600196%11758115492%i10 Grand1019094038%10190836822%VENUE82679342-12%8267673423%i20 Elite7765707110%7765634422%Aura32281316145%3228183976%SANTRO23953288-27%2395135177%Verna2015159726%201519066%Tucson13958140%13963121%Elantra2641-37%262030%KONA2688–26260%TOTAL45,80938,20520%45,80938,20020%

  1. Creta was Hyundai’s best selling model and India’s 5th best seller for August 2020. The model also emerged as India best selling SUV for the month. It was also the sole model from Hyundai to cross 11k sales in Aug’20.

  2. i10 Nios was the OEMs second best seller and sold over 10.1k units. It registered a YoY growth of 8% and MoM growth of 22%. i10 Nios sales have increased post lockdown and highlights increasing demand for small cars. Do note that India’s best selling car was Swift and is a direct rival of i10 Nios.

  3. Venue ranked third for the OEM and around 8,267 units were dispatched in August 2020. Incidentally Venue was one of the few Hyundai models which recorded a YoY fall! Sonet effect?

  4. i20 sales remain strong even though the new model is on the cards. It was just behind Venue in sales and 7,765 units were shipped in August 2020.