Alto (Alto), the biggest selling car of the country's largest automobile company Maruti Suzuki (Maruti Suzuki) has been broken by another company. Now, this Sehra is tied with Maruti Swift (Maruti Swift). Maruti Swift was the best selling car in the country in the year 2020.
Earlier this record was broken in 2018. Maruti Swift Dzire (Swift Dzire) broke the sales record of Alto, which was the top-selling car of Maruti during the last 15 years. The Desire is Swift's sedan model. However, the company discontinued the Swift Dzire diesel engine in the year 2020. After which its sales were significantly affected and its sales decreased.
Annual sales decrease
Last year, due to the Kovid-19 pandemic, it was very bad in terms of business. The epidemic led to a significant decline in annual sales of almost all cars in the top-10. Only Kia Motors can be said to be beneficial. The company launched Kia Seltos (Kia Celtos) in the Indian market in August 2019.
Last year, Maruti Alto sold 1,54,076 units and registered a decline of 26 percent. The sales of Dzire and Brezza declined by 37 percent and 34 percent respectively. Swift and Maruti's premium hatchback Baleno's sales declined by 16.2 percent over Alto's.
Maruti Swift ranked first in the list of top-10 cars based on 2020 sales figures. After which Alto came in second and Baleno came in third. If we look at the automobile sales figures, it is known that sales of Alto got a tough competition from Maruti's new hatchback car S-press (S-Presso). The S-Preso sold 67,690 units in 2020.
This SUV sold the most
The Creta (Creta) of Maruti Suzuki's rival and the country's second-largest automobile company Hyundai (Hyundai) was the best-selling SUV car in 2020. The Creta sold 97,000 units. At the same time, Creta managed to come at number seven in the top-10 list. At the same time, Kelta's Celtos came at number eight on the list of top-10 best-selling cars. Interestingly, Celtos sales were just 57 units lower than Creta.
Sales of Hyundai's Elite i20 car were also strongly affected after the Desire. Let us know that Maruti Suzuki decided not to sell diesel cars early last year. The decision of the company had an impact on the sale of the Dzire as well as the Brezza. In the last few years, Brezza made a significant place in the market for diesel cars. It lost four places in the top-10 list of top-10 cars this year at number 10.