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Segment-wise Car Sales for September 2020

Premium Hatchback was the segment that registered the highest YoY growth. It grew a stellar 51% YoY backed by strong volumes of Baleno & Altroz.

  1. Compact Hatchbacks was India’s largest segment in terms of volumes and it contributes to over 24% of the cars sold in India! It recorded one of the highest YoY growth in Sep’20 and clearly signifies how first time buyers are purchasing compact hatchs over entry level hatchs.

  2. Compact SUV segment which ranked fourth in Aug’20; has now shot up to be the country’s second largest segment. The launch of Kia Sonet just catapulted the segment volumes and it sold more than the likes of premium hatchbacks/Mid SUVs. It also grew 42% YoY

  3.  Premium Hatchback segment overtook the Mid SUVs and was the third largest segment and contributed near to 14% of the passenger car sales in India for September 2020.

  4. Mid SUV matched the Industry YoY growth and ranked fourth in the table. It was ahead of entry level hatchbacks by just 552 units.

Segment Wise & Model Wise Sales Data – 

1. Entry Hatchback Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiAlto18,24615,07921%2MarutiS-Presso9,0005,00680%3RenaultKwid4,5132,99551%4DatsunRedi-GO612842-27%TOTAL32,37123,92235%

2. Compact Hatchback Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiSwift22,64312,93475%2MarutiWagon R17,58111,75750%3Hyundaii10 Grand10,3859,35811%4MarutiCelerio7,2504,14075%5TataTiago6,0803,06898%6Maruti NexaIgnis3,3181,266162%7HyundaiSantro3,0343,502-13%8FordFigo213944-77%9DatsunGo55136-60%10NissanMicra–37–11TataBolt–12–12ToyotaLiva–670–TOTAL70,55947,82448%

3. Premium Hatchback Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1Maruti NexaBaleno19,43311,42070%2Hyundaii209,85210,141-3%3TataALTROZ5,9520–4ToyotaGLANZA2,5722,773-7%5VWPolo1,5851,643-4%6FordFreestyle76142280%7HondaJazz74864915%TOTAL40,90327,04851%

4. Compact Sedan Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiDzire13,98815,662-11%2HondaAmaze5,4164,82312%3HyundaiXcent/Aura3,8821,164234%4TataTigor1,40673791%5FordAspire53948312%6VWAmeo–344–7TataZest–270–TOTAL25,23123,4837%

5. Executive Sedan Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1HondaCity2,7091,81949%2HyundaiVerna2,2281,73828%3MarutiCiaz1,5341,715-11%4SkodaRapid90781611%5ToyotaYaris37723263%6VWVento208455-54%7NissanSunny053-100%8FiatLinea00–TOTAL7,9636,82817%

6. Premium Sedan Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1HondaCivic181336-46%2HyundaiElantra2494-74%3SkodaOctavia17165-90%4ToyotaCorolla–84–TOTAL222679

7. Luxury Sedan Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1SkodaSuperb14810245%2ToyotaCamry2134-38%TOTAL16913624%

8. Compact SUV Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1KiaSonet9,266––2MarutiVitara Brezza9,15310,362-12%3HyundaiVenue8,4697,9427%4TataNexon6,0072,842111%5MahindraXUV 3003,7002,49248%6FordEcosport3,5583,13913%7HondaWRV1,1241,341-16%8MahindraTUV 300–995–TOTAL41,27729,11342%

9. Mid-SUV Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1HyundaiCreta12,3256,64186%2KiaSeltos9,0797,75417%3MahindraScorpio3,5273,600-2%4MGHector2,4102,608-8%5MarutiS-Cross2,0981,040102%6TataHarrier1,75594187%7MahindraXUV 5005951,120-47%8JeepCompass554603-8%9VWT-ROC2330–10RenaultDuster133544-76%11MGZS EV1270–12NissanKicks58204-72%13HyundaiKona2947-38%14RenaultCaptur–18–15NissanTerrano–1–16TataSafari–79–TOTAL32,92325,20031%

10. Premium SUV Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1ToyotaFortuner1,04592014%2FordEndeavour69456822%3HyundaiTucson85789%4MahindraAlturas G47375-3%5VWTiguan24108-78%6HondaCR-V21165-87%7SkodaKodiaq–150–TOTAL1,9422,064-6%

11. MUV Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiErtiga9,9826,28459%2MahindraBolero5,7974,17939%3RenaultTRIBER4,1594,710-12%4ToyotaInnova Crysta4,0874,225-3%5NexaXL62,0873,840-46%6MahindraMarazzo9368925%7KiaCARNIVAL3310–8DatsunGO+55160-66%9ToyotaVellfire142600%10MahindraXylo–55–11TataHexa–148–12HondaBR-V–168–13RenaultLodgy–78–TOTAL27,44824,74111%

12. Van Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiEeco11,2209,94913%2MarutiOmni–––TOTAL11,2209,94913%

13. Lifestyle Off-roader Segment:RankOEMModelSep’20Sep’19Growth1MarutiGypsy379––2MahindraThar0262–TOTAL37926245%