The Coronavirus pandemic has assured that 2020 was an odd year for the Indian auto market. The national lockdown supposed that no cars marketed in the nation in April, and as soon as the earnings resumed in May, it appeared another surprise. The Indian national vehicle market acquired a new leader when it comes to annual sales. 3,212 units of this Hyundai Creta were marketed throughout the period, which made it the best seller in the nation for the very first time.
This place has been inhabited by automobiles from the nation’s biggest car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki plus it currently has a new landlord. This amount has been credited to the pre-lockdown reservations Hyundai obtained for the Creta that have been converted to sales. The newest generation of this SUV started in March before the lockdown started, accounted for almost half of total automobiles (6,883) Hyundai sold at the domestic market in May. However, this remains less than half of 13,865 automobiles Maruti Suzuki sold throughout precisely the same time, which makes it recover the entire top position once again.
And there are some more surprises on the bestsellers list for May 2020. If you are expecting an inexpensive car from Maruti Suzuki to choose the next place, well it isn’t. It was a fact that the Ertiga MPV which procured place number 2 with total earnings of 2,353 units. The next 3 positions taken by the Maruti Suzuki Dzire, Mahindra Bolero, and the Maruti Suzuki Eeco respectively. The picture might well again alter in June since carmakers open more showrooms throughout the nation and earnings pick up.