Maruti Suzuki August 2022 Sales Performance

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Here is a look at the sales performance of Maruti Suzuki in August 2022 with details of hot-sellers Alto, Swift, WagonR, Baleno, etc

Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, the country’s highest-selling carmaker since its inception, has reported a sale of 165,173 units in the month of August 2022. With this, it sold a total of 137,537 units in the domestic market, 21,2481 units in the export market and 6,155 units for other carmakers. It is important to note here that the shortage of semi-conductor led to a minor impact on production, especially in the local market. However, the carmaker asserts that all possible measures were taken to minimise the impact of the global chip shortage.

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Maruti Suzuki Sales in August 2022

 Category: Sub-segment  Models  Augus 2022  August 2022
Alto, S-Presso  22,162  20,461 
Baleno, Celerio, Dzire, Ignis, Swift, Tour S, WagonR  71,557  45,577 
Mini + Compact Segment  93,719  66,038  452,734   
A: Mid-Size  Ciaz  1,516  2,146  6,114 
Total A: Passenger Cars  95,235  68,184  458,301  370,855 
B: Utility Vehicles  Brezza, Ertiga, S-Cross, XL6  26,932  24,337  131,056  116,620 
C: Vans  Eeco  11,999  10,666  56,813  42,506 
Total Domestic Passenger Vehicle Sales (PV)  134,166  103,187  646,170  529,981 
Light Commercial Vehicles (LCV)  Super Carry  3,371  2,588  17,004  9,412 
Total Domestic Sales including LCV (PV+LCV)  137,537  105,775  663,174  539,393 
Sales to other OEM  6,155  4,305  34,617  20,020 
Total Domestic Sales (PV+LCV+OEM)  143,692  110,080  697,791  559,413 
Total Export Sales  21,481  20,619  111,229  87,362 
Total Sales (Total Domestic + Export)  165,173  130,699  809,020  646,775 

Last month, Maruti Suzuki produced 22,162 units of entry-level offerings, Alto and S-Presso. This is slightly more than the 20,461 units manufactured in August 2021. It produced 71,557  units of its range of compact cars, which comprises Baleno, Celerio, Dzire, Ignis, Swift, Tour S, WagonR. This is significantly more than the 45,577 units produced in the same month last year. For the mid-size segment, the carmaker manufactured 1,516 units of the Ciaz, which is significantly lower than the 2,146 units produced in August 2021. It also produced 26,392 units of Brezza, Ertiga, S-Cross, XL6 , which was slightly more than the 24,337  units sold in the same month last year. Production of Ecco stood at 11,999 units, up by 1,333 units compared to August 2021. Meanwhile, the carmaker even produced 3,371 units of the Super Carry LCV, again up from 2,588 units produced in the same month last year. Overall, its domestic sales stood at 134,166 units, up from 103,187 units produced in August 2021.

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Maruti Grand Vitara

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2022 Maruti Grand VItara

In the coming days, Maruti Suzuki will re-launch the Grand Vitara brand in the form of an all-new SUV that will become the first full-hybrid model from the popular carmaker. The strong hybrid petrol car will be sold at the carmaker’s NEXA network. Underpinning the Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara is the same Global-C platform that even provides the base for the Toyota Urban Cruiser HyRyder. Essentially, the HyRyder and the new Grand Vitara are badge-engineered produced that will be retailed by their respective carmakers. The new models will challenge the likes of Hyundai Creta and Kia Seltos. The highlights of the features list of the new Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara include automatic climate control, a large touchscreen infotainment system, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, a wireless charging pad, a large sunroof, and more. Even the engine options will be shared with the Toyota Urban Cruiser Hyryder. The motor options for both the SUVs include a 1.5L smart-hybrid K15C petrol engine that comes from the Suzuki family and a 1.5L strong hybrid petrol engine from the house of Toyota.

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Yatharth Singh Chauhan

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