AUTO PUNDITZ
  • Team Auto Punditz

May 2018 Car Sales – Snapshot

Backed by a slew of New Launches (Honda Amaze, Ford Freestyle, Toyota Yaris, Hyundai Creta), the Indian Passenger Car Industry grew an impressive 19.8% in  May’18 v/s May’17! Maruti as always raked an impressive 54.3% Market Share and registered a YoY growth of 24%. Tata, Honda & Ford emerged as the biggest gainers in May’18 which was backed by the strong performance of their recently launched Nexon (AMT), Amaze & Freestyle. Renault, VW & Nissan though couldn’t recover from the slow run and records a YoY degrowth of 22.1%, 3.8% & 3.7% respectively.

May 2018 had a stellar 15 New Launches/Facelift/Feature Add in the month:

  1. May 2: Tata Nexon AMT

  2. May 3: Mini Countryman

  3. May 4: Mercedes AMG E63S

  4. May 8: Nissan Terrano Sport Edition

  5. May 9: Maruti Vitara Brezza AMT

  6. May 11: Maruti Ertiga Limited Edition

  7. May 14: Ford Ecosport S

  8. May 16: Honda Amaze

  9. May 21: Hyundai i20 CVT

  10. May 21: Hyundai Creta

  11. May 21: Lexus LX 570

  12. May 21: Mercedes AMG SLC 43, GLE 43 Limited Edition

  13. May 24: Mini Cooper Facelift

  14. May 26: Mahindra TUV300 Plus

  15. May 29: Porsche Cayenne Turbo