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Top 10 selling cars in August

Maruti Suzuki's Alto returns as top selling car with a sales of 21,553 units in August compared to 16,997 units in July, pushing its elder sibling compact sedan Dzire to second spot selling 17,801 units compared to 18,634 units in the previous month.

Updated: Sep 23, 2014, 09.37 AM IST
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NEW DELHI: Maruti Suzuki's Alto returns as top selling car with a sales of 21,553 units in August compared to 16,997 units in July, pushing its elder sibling compact sedan Dzire to second spot selling 17,801 units compared to 18,634 units in the previous month.

Maruti Suzuki continues its dominance with its five models making it to the top 10 selling cars in India in August. The carmaker also clinched the top four spots with Dzire, Swift and WagonR placed at the second, third and fourth rungs.


Top 10 Selling Cars in August (MoM)

Units Sold July 2014

Models

Rank

Models




Units Sold Aug 2014
18,634 Dzire 1 Alto 21,553
16,997 Alto 2 DZIRE 17,801
15,703 Swift 3 Swift 17,716
11,762 Wagon R 4 Wagon R 13,133
7,705 City 5 Amaze 9,198
7,023 Grand i10 6 Eon 6,757
6,652 Xcent 7 Grand i10 6,677
6,394 Celerio 8 Celerio 6,656
6,035 Eon 9 Elite i20 6,627
4,507 Amaze 10 Xcent

5,509

Read more: Top 10 selling cars in July

Its closest rival Hyundai got four spots in the top 10 while Honda Cars which had two spots in last month, limited itself to one after Honda City failed to make it to the list because of the production halt that the company announced owning to shift in production facility.
However, compact sedan Honda Amaze got a major boost in sales and jumped 10th spot in July to 5th in August by selling 9,198 units against 4057 units the previous month.


Top 10 Selling Cars in August (YoY)
Unit Sold in August 2013 Model Rank Model Unit Sold in August 2014
17,124 Alto 1 Alto
21,553
14,152 Swift 2 Dzire 17,801
13,103 Dzire 3 Swift 17,716
12,748 Wagon R 4 Wagon R 13,133
7,991 Eon 5 Amazr 9,198
6,242 Amaze 6 Eon 6,757
6,017 i10 7 Grand i10 6,677
5,695 i20 8 Celerio 6,656
4,260 Indica 9 Elite i20 6,627
3,882 Verna 10 Xcent 5,509



August domestic passenger car sales factfile

-Maruti Suzuki's Alto returns as top selling model from second position in July

-Honda continues to be in top five but this time with Amaze as City slips out of top 10

-Hyundai Xcent slips to 10th position from 7th in July

-Wagon R continues to be at 4th spot

-Production halt pushes Honda city out of top 10 selling cars

-Eon jumps to 6th spot from 9th position in July

-Maruti Suzuki continues to hold five spots in the list of top 10 vehicles by sales while Hyundai capture 4 spots only one spot for Honda in August.

Read more: Top selling cars in April-August 2014
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