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Maruti Suzuki’s August sales of key compact models down


Maruti Suzuki India Limited sold a total of 117,864 vehicles in August 2015, a growth of 6.4%. This includes 106,781 units in the domestic market and 11,083 units in exports.

The Company had sold a total of 110,776 units in August 2014.

However, sales of compact cars — its bread and butter — fell 11.3% to 41,461 units. Ciaz sold over 4,000 units in August. Sales of Alto and WagonR rose 8.6%, which was the reason for the overall rise.

Category : Sub-segment



Till Aug

April’14 – March’15



% Change



% Change

A: Mini

Alto, WagonR








A: Compact

Swift, Ritz, Celerio, Dzire








A: Super Compact

Dzire Tour








A: Mid-Size

SX4, Ciaz*








Total A: Passenger Vehicles  








B: Utility vehicles

Gypsy, Ertiga, S-Cross**








C: Vans

Omni, Eeco








Total Domestic Sales 








Total Export Sales 








Total Sales (Domestic + Export) 








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