Car Buyer Gudie: These are the best selling sub-compact SUVs in the country, customers are buying them fiercely
Car Buyer Gudie The sub-compact SUV segment is quite popular in India. In the last month, the pace of most of the cars in terms of sales looked sluggish. Despite this, SUVs have been ahead in sales in cars from Kia Sonnet to Tata Nexon.
The subcompact SUV segment is quite popular in India. This segment is well-liked by the customers. There is a tremendous demand for these cars every month. However, there was a decline of 20 percent in the sales of these cars last month. Despite this, SUV cars contributed 18 percent to sales in September. Through this article, we are telling you about the sub-compact SUV cars that proved to be the top sales in September.
Tata Nexon: Tata Motors posted over 20 percent growth last month with the Nexon's success in September at a time when most other carmakers were struggling. The Nexon sub-compact SUV contributed 9,211 units to the total 25,730 units of passenger vehicles sold by Tata in September. The Nexon is the only subcompact SUV to register year-on-year growth. From just 6,007 units sold in September last year, Nexon sales have grown by over 53 percent in the last month. Due to which it has become the best-seller car on this list by beating Vitara Brezza.
Hyundai Venue: Hyundai is not without reason considered to be the leader in the SUV segment in India. While its compact SUV Creta has been the segment leader for quite some time, the Venue sub-compact SUV has also done well for the Korean carmaker in the country. Hyundai sold 7,924 units of the Venue SUV last month, up from 8,469 in the pre-festive month last year. The SUV recently got an upgrade with IMT technology and offers one of the widest range of transmission options in the segment.
Kia Sonet: Hyundai Venue's sub-brand and rival are Kia Sonet at number three. With the Seltos, the Sonnet cements Kia's position as a car manufacturer in India. In September, despite a massive drop of nearly 52 percent year-on-year, the Sonet remains one of the best-sellers in its segment. Kia sold 4,454 units of the Sonnet SUV in September, down from 9,266 units sold in the same month a year ago.
Mahindra XUV300: Mahindra is popular for its big, heavy SUVs like the Thar, Bolero, or Scorpios, but its smaller SUVs have been a huge success so far. The XUV300, which according to Global NCAP is one of the safest cars on Indian roads, was the fourth preferred choice of buyers in India last month. Mahindra sold 3,693 units of the XUV300 last month, which is the same as the units sold during the same period last year.
Nissan Magnite: Magnite , Nissan's first sub-compact SUV in India, has maintained its place in the top five even after almost a year of its launch, fueled by strong demands. With 2,330 units sold last month, the Magnite still cannot be considered as an SUV that can challenge the heavyweights in its category, it certainly helped the Japanese carmakers to increase their sales in India Is.