Here we bring you the top 10 most sold cars in May 2022. Maruti Suzuki WagonR finished on top of the sales charts ahead of Tata Nexon and Maruti Suzuki swift last month.
In May 2022, the automotive industry saw a big increase in year-on-year positive sales growth volume and it was reflected in the top 10 car sales volume. While the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R continues to sit at the top of the chart the remaining positions are notable shake-with the second position maintained by Tata Nexon compact SUV. Dive agar posted a community domestic tally of 16,814 units as against 2086 units during the same period last year with year-on-year positive sales growth of 706%.
The Tata Nexon compact SUV posted a total of 14,614 units against 6439 units in May 2021 with a healthy year-on-year positive sales search of 127%. Tata Nexon is also the most sold SUV in the country and the top 10 table witness is the presence of 3 SUVs underlining the popularity of compact and midsize SUVs in the Indian market. The Maruti Suzuki swift finished at 3rd position with 14,133 units as against 7005 finished during the same period last year. 4th position is taken by the premium hatchback Maruti Suzuki Baleno with 13,970 units sold against 4803 units in May 2021 with year-on-year 191% growth.
5th position is taken by the entry-level hatchback from Maruti Suzuki Alto, which dispatched 12,933 units against 3220 units YOY positive sales by 302%. In the second half of the table, the recently facelifted Ertiga finished at 6th position with 12,226 units along with year-on-year positive growth of 354%. The sedan Maruti Dzire posted 11,603 units against 5819 units with year-on-year growth of 99%. 8th position is taken by midsize SUV Hyundai Creta with 10,973 units against 7527 units in May 2021.
9th and 10th position is taken by another Maruti Suzuki Eeco Van and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza. The former dispatched 10,482 units against 1096 units and the latter dispatched 10,312 units against 2648 units. The Maruti Eeco led to a year-on-year sales growth of 856% while the breeza gets a year-on-year positive growth in volume by 289%.