AUTO PUNDITZ

OEM Offtake Figures – November 2011


1) Positive Signs in the month of November. Labour Unrest seems to be settling for Maruti – hope the sales completely revive in Dec’11. 2) Etios Brothers (Etios+Liva) has boosted the growth for TKM. Made for India Etios has got TKM to an enviable position. 3) Someone forgot to tell Mahindra about the Recession in the Auto space. M&M has an excellent growth of around 53%. 4) Tata Motors revive sales with the growth in Nano Sales. Also the new Indica Vista has boosted the numbers for TML. 5) Figo again emerges saviour for brand Ford – what a winner it has proved for Ford in India! 6) GM tastes the power of Diesel. Has a marginal growth (just 1%) – all thanks to the new Beat Diesel. 7) With more than 1600 bookings for Rapid, we expect a more RAPID growth in sales figure of Skoda in December’11. 8) VW’s Polo & Vento has grown to a sustainable position and are bringing increasing numbers to VW portfolio.