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Segmentwise Car Sales for February 2021

Compact Hatchbacks remained India's biggest segment in terms of volumes for February 2021. But; it was SUVs that recorded the highest YoY growth in Feb'21.


Let us look at Segment volumes for Feb'21 along with YoY analysis -

  • Compact Hatchback segment contributed near to 22% of the passenger cars sold in India for Feb'21. Do note that India's Best-Selling Car for Feb'21 was from this segment (Maruti Swift). However; the growth was almost flat in Feb'21 vs Feb'20.

  • Compact SUVs recorded one of the highest YoY growth in Feb'21 and emerged as the second-largest segment in terms of volumes. It is imperative to note that all big-ticket launches have happened in the segment in the past 6-7 months - Namely, Kia Sonet, Toyota Urban Cruiser, Nissan Magnite & Renault Kiger. Now almost all OEMs have a presence in this segment.

  • Premium Hatchback Segment ranked third in terms of volumes and recorded a YoY growth of 33%. Baleno+Glanza commanded over 53% of the segment's volumes in Feb'21.

  • Mid-SUV recorded a massive 83% YoY growth and was the fourth largest segment of Feb'21. The Korean dominance is clearly visible in the segment and Creta+Seltos duo managed to capture over 56% of the segment's share in Feb'21!

  • Entry Hatch, MUVs, Luxury Sedan & Premium Sedan segments recorded YoY degrowth in Feb'21.

Segment Wise & Model Wise Sales Data –

1. Entry Hatchback Segment:

2. Compact Hatchback Segment:

3. Premium Hatchback Segment:

4. Compact Sedan Segment:

5. Executive Sedan Segment:

6. Premium Sedan Segment:

7. Luxury Sedan Segment:

8. Compact SUV Segment:

9. Mid-SUV Segment:

10. Premium SUV Segment:

11. MUV Segment:

12. Van Segment:

13. Lifestyle Off-roader Segment: