Car sales in November decreased compared to October, but many manufacturers still recorded a positive growth over the same period in 2019.
Like previous months, Maruti Suzuki dominated the Top 10 car rankings in the Indian market, but the leading domestic automaker recorded a 2.4% decrease in sales compared to the same period in 2019. Other car manufacturers such as Hyundai, Tata, Kia and Mahindra increased year-on-year. Here is the ranking of 10 best selling cars in India in November.
|No.||Car model||November 2020||November 2019||Increase / Decrease|
|first||Maruti Suzuki Swift||18,498||19,314||-4%|
|2||Maruti Suzuki Baleno||17,872||18,047||-first%|
|3||Maruti Suzuki Wagon R||16,256||14,650||+ 11%|
|4||Maruti Suzuki Alto||15,321||15,086||+ 2%|
|5||Maruti Suzuki Dzire||13,536||17,659||-23%|
|6||Hyundai Creta||12.017||6,684||+ 80%|
|8||Maruti Suzuki Eeco||11,183||10.162||+ 10%|
|9||Hyundai Grand i10 Nios||10,936||10.186||+ 7%|
|ten||Maruti Suzuki Ertiga||9,557||7,537||+ 27%|
Leading the chart is Maruti Suzuki Swift with 18,498 units sold, but down 4% compared to November 2019 with 19,314 units. Following Swift is the Baleno brother with 17,872 cars, down 1% from the same period last year. Position 3, 4 and 5 are all models of the Maruti Suzuki family including Wagon R (16,256 cars), Alto (15,321 cars) and Dziren (13,536 cars). In addition, Dziren also makes the only sedan on the list.
In sixth place, the second-generation Hyundai Creta was November’s top-selling crossover with an 80% year-on-year growth, with sales of 12,017 versus 6,684 units of the first-generation Creta. in November 2019. After the Creta, Sonet is the only Kia model to make the November Top 10 with sales of 11,417 units.
The second Hyundai model, the Grand i10 Nios, entered the list, ranked 9th with 10,936 units sold, up 7% over the same period. The 8th and 10th place were Eeco and Ertiga of Maruti Suzuki, respectively, with growth of 10% and 27%.
Car sales in November 2020 recorded an improvement of 8.8% over the same period in 2019 with a total of 286,476 units sold. Maruti Suzuki dominated the list with 7 models in the Top 10.