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Maruti and Hyundai dominate the list of best selling cars for August 2015

best selling cars in aug 2015

Of the 10 best selling cars in August 2015, 7 models were of Maruti Suzuki India.

In top four spots were the Maruti Suzuki Alto, DZire, Swift and WagonR. Though DZire and Swift witnessed negative sales, the two models continued at the top of the list in 2nd and 3rd spot. Maruti Suzuki Alto claimed a top spot with total sales of 23,017 units, up7 percent as compared to sales of 21,553 units in August 2014. 14,648 units of WagonR were also sold during the past month, an increase of 12 percent as against sales to the tune of 13,133 units in August 2014.

Honda Jazz hatchback which featured on the list of 10 most selling passenger vehicles in July 2015 failed to make it to the list in August 2015 while in its stead the Maruti Suzuki Eeco van came in 10th spot with sales of 5,535 units during the month. It was also the Maruti Suzuki Omni van that found its way onto the list in 9th spot with total sales of 6,956 units sold.

Hyundai Creta production

Hyundai Creta has also become India’s best selling SUV, that too in just its second month after launch.

Speaking about the remaining three slots in the top 10 list, they were filled by Hyundai India cars. These were in the form of Hyundai Grand i10, Elite i20 and the newly launched Creta SUV.

Top 10 Cars sold in August 2015

1) Maruti Alto – 23,017
2) Maruti Swift – 16,811
3) Maruti DZire – 15,546
4) Maruti WagonR – 14,648
5) Hyundai Elite i20 – 10,662
6) Hyundai Grand i10 – 10,255
7) Maruti Celerio – 7,927
8) Hyundai Creta – 7,437
9) Maruti Omni – 6,596
10) Maruti Eeco – 5,535


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Pearl Daniels

Pearl Daniels

Former freelance writer, Pearl Daniels is in the auto industry since 2011, having established herself as a widely read staff writer since 2013. Her keen eye for industry news, daily need to break down latest events, and quest to not miss a single launch detail, gives you the most refreshing morning news on weekdays.

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