GM India sales jump 48.51% in September

GM India sales jump 48.51% in September

New Delhi: Carmaker General Motors India on Thursday reported a 48.51% jump in its sales at 7,654 units in September, the highest ever monthly sales registered by the company in the domestic market.

GM India had sold a total of 5,154 units during September last year.

The company’s small car Chevrolet Spark registered a more than two-fold jump in its sales at 4,706 units, the highest ever sales since its introduction, the company said in a statement.

The September sales also comprised 1,329 units of multi-utility vehicle Chevrolet Tavera, 753 units of hatchback Aveo U-Va, 424 units of the sedan Chevrolet Aveo, 319 units of the luxury sedan Chevrolet Optra and 123 units of Chevrolet Captiva.

“We are pleased to see such robust growth for all our car lines and we believe these world class products will further propel the Chevrolet brand in the market," GM India vice president P. Balendran said.

The company said it is gearing up for a major drive to consolidate its position by appointing more dealers and authorised service outlets across the country.