Honda Cars India has announced that it has registered 163 per cent growth in its overall sales for December 2014. The company sold 14,428 units last month as compared to 5,493 units in the same month in 2013.
Out of the total sales, the City sedan clocked the highest sales at 6,012 units in December 2014. The City was followed by the sub-four metre sedan, the Amaze, which clocked 5,176 units. The Japanese manufacturer sold 2,092 units of the Mobilio, 1,120 units of the Brio and 22 CR-Vs.
Honda registered its highest ever domestic sales in a calendar year with 179,816 units in 2014 with an overall growth of 67 per cent as against the 107,661 units during 2013. The company sold 131,133 units in the current fiscal year during April – December 2014 with a cumulative growth of 53 per cent as against the 85,656 units in the corresponding period April – December 2013.
“2014 has been a very successful year for HCIL business with record sales of crossing 1.79 lakh units in the domestic market in a calendar year. 2 successful launches of Honda City and Honda Mobilio coupled with strong demand for all models throughout the year have contributed to 6 67 per cent growth in HCIL sales in 2014. Honda’s fast expanding dealer network in Tier III markets has further contributed to this sales growth," said Jnaneshwar Sen, senior vice-president, marketing and sales, HCIL.