Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.

Honda plans to sell 3 lakh cars in FY 2016-17

November 28, 2014, 01:15 PM IST by Selvin Jose
Honda plans to sell 3 lakh cars in FY 2016-17

On a roll after its recent spate of launches, Honda Cars India (HCIL) is targeting a sales number of three lakh in the financial year 2016-17. This estimated sales figure is more than twice the numbers they did in 2013-14 wherein they sold 1,34,000 units. Also, starting this fiscal, until October the company has already sold about one lakh units. 

"We have focused on expanding our business in the country and would like to raise the sale of cars to cross the 3,00,000 mark in financial year 2016-17," HCIL Vice President (Marketing and Sales) Janeshwar Sen told reporters.

This target won’t be so easy to achieve until Honda gets its act together in the production department. While Honda’s products have a strong demand in our market, the shortfall in supply has been an issue for some time now. 

Sen has hinted that they might increase the capacity of their second plant in Tapukara, Rajasthan, to achieve this target. 

"Lot of space is available at our Rajasthan plant for expansion," he said.

Also, Sen said that HCIL plans to set up a third plant in Gujarat and the process of land acquisition has already begun. But, the company is not clear on the amount they want to invest in the proposed Gujarat plant. 

It seems like Honda is getting things right in the Indian market. The company will shortly introduce the Jazz which will compete with the likes of the Elite i20 and the Volkswagen Polo in the premium hatchback segment. Also there are rumours that they would be launching a crossover based on the Brio platform.


  • City
  • Honda city
  • Honda Amaze
  • Amaze
  • Honda
  • FaceBook Logo
  • Twitter Logo
  • Email Logo
Show CommentsHide Comments
  • Upcoming Cars

Audi New A6Audi New A6

24th Oct 2019

50L - ₹ 60L
Tata Tiago EVTata Tiago EV

Nov 2019

5L - ₹ 7L
Hyundai Tucson FaceliftHyundai Tucson Facelift

Nov 2019

18L - ₹ 20L
Tata Tigor FaceliftTata Tigor Facelift

Nov 2019

6L - ₹ 7L
Audi Q2Audi Q2

Nov 2019

28L - ₹ 32L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free


  • 00DAYS
  • 00HRS
  • 00MINS
  • 00SEC

Days To Go!

Official Tyre Partner:

Know More

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in