Tata Motors has posted a 4% increase in May sales after selling 64,347 vehicles. The leading Indian vehicle manufacturer had sold 56,571 vehicles in the previous May. Tata Motors' domestic sales for May stood at 60,128 units marking a six per cent increase over previous May.
The Tata Nano again emerged as one of Tata Motors best selling passenger vehicles. Sales of passenger vehicles for May 2012 are at 20,503 units, a growth of 6% over 19,401 units, sold in May last year. Sales of the Tata Nano were 8,507 units, higher by 31%, compared to 6,515 units, sold in May, last year.
The Indica range sales were 5,467 units, lower by 1%, over 5,497 units, sold in May, last year. The Indigo range recorded sales of 3,397 units, lower by 20%, over 4,268 units, sold in May, last year. The Sumo/ Safari/ Aria/ Venture range are flat at 3,132 units, in this month.
The company's sales of commercial vehicles in May 2012 in the domestic market were 39,625 units, a 7% growth, compared to 37,170 vehicles, sold in May last year. LCV sales were 27,174 units, a growth of 26%, compared to 21,638 vehicles sold in May, last year. M&HCV sales stood at 12,451 units, lower by 20%, compared to 15,532 vehicles sold in May, last year.
Cumulative sales of commercial vehicles in the domestic market for the fiscal are 74,272 units, a growth of 1% over last year. Cumulative LCV sales are 51,992 units, a growth of 17% over last year, while M&HCV sales stood at 22,280 units, lower by 24%, over last year.
Cumulative sales of passenger vehicles were 43,161 units, higher by 1%, compared to 42,788 units, till May last year. Cumulative sales of the Nano are flat at 16,535 units Cumulative sales of the Indica range are 12,380 units, higher by 27%. Cumulative sales of the Indigo family are 7,066 units, lower by 26%. Cumulative sales of the Sumo/Safari/ Aria/ Venture range are 7,180 units, higher by 3%.