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July 2016 car sales report – Ford, Renault, Honda

 
Ford EcoSport facelift (3)

The Kwid continues to shine for Renault India.

Ford

Ford India has managed to register a significant growth in its domestic sales in July compared to the same month last year. The American automaker dispatched 7,076 vehicles in the domestic market as against 4,362 units in previous July.

Exports grew to 10,666 units compared to 8,754 units during the same period last year. The combined sales figure stood at 17,742 units which is 4,626 units more than what Ford India managed in July 2015.

Renault

Renault Kwid waiting period

Renault India’s YoY growth rate for July 2016 in the domestic market stood at 609.8% which looks mighty when presented alone but in previous July, the French automaker managed to sell only 1,686 units in India. Last month’s figure was 11,968 units.

In the first 7 months of this calendar year, Renault India registered cumulative sales of 73,863 units as against 25,032 units, a growth of 195%.

Honda

2016 Honda BR-V Review

Honda Cars India didn’t have a positive month like Ford and Renault. The Japanese car maker registered sales of 14,033 in the domestic market last month but the previous July was much better with sales of 18,606 units. In July 2016, the Honda also exported 212 units from India.

Also read – Datsun Redi-Go drives Nissan India’s sales in July 2016

The City, Jazz and BR-V were the top sellers for the brand but the City’s popularity has been dwindling steadily over the last few months. The company is expected to introduce the comprehensive facelift early next year.

 

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Winner of national level automotive quiz competitions, Nithyanandh aka Nithz jumped into the blogosphere right after gaining a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Love for automobiles and an even greater drive to share his knowledge with the automotive community, Nithz is Deputy Editor at RushLane.

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