General Motors (Chevrolet India) sold a total of 8901 cars in the month of February 2012. This is a significant sales number in a sluggish market situation which is prevailing in India for past few months. The star seller among the Chevrolet cars in India has been Chevrolet Beat Diesel which is one of the most fuel efficient small cars in India. Chevrolet Beat (Petrol and Diesel) clocked a total sales of 4684 cars in February 2012. After beat, Chevrolet Tavera sold 1964 units, Chevrolet spark small car sold 1328 units. The mighty sedan Chevrolet Cruze sold 537 units while the Optra and Aveo sold 273 and 90 units respectively. The Captiva SUV also managed to clock a sale of 25 units with the new model launch in India just around the corner.
image – Chevrolet Beat Diesel small car India
The month of February seems to be a month of recovery for most automakers in India as the sales growth of most car makers seems positive. Probably some of these purchases are pre-budget purchases and some other are pre-financial-year-closure purchases. The pre-budget purchase is high because an increase in car prices, specially diesel cars may take place after budget, while the pre-financial-year purchases are made generally for the purpose of tax benefits etc. before the financial year closes. Lets see how things shape up in the coming months for Indian Automobile industry.
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