The Honda Activa fetches the highest sales amongst two-wheelers in December 2016.
The month of December as we all know was a very bad one for the automobile companies as they had to face the brunt of demonetisation which had the entire nation shocked. Along with 4-wheelers, even sales of 2-wheelers got affected which is evident by these figures.
The Honda Activa took-over its crown of being the highest sold 2-wheeler from the Hero Splendor with sales of 1,38,480 units in this month compared to the 1,35,104 units of the Splendor. The Splendor is followed by the Hero HF Deluxe which sold 85,386 units. Coming next in the list is the TVS XL which sold 64,161 units while at the 5th position is the TVS Jupiter at 39,582 sales.
The difference between the 4th and 5th position is quite large. The vehicle which comes next in this list is the Royal Enfield Classic 350 at 38,080 units. The Bajaj Platina comes next in the list which fetched sales of 33,845 units, the Platina is also the highest gainer in the bikes segment with a gain of 108% compared to what they sold in December 2015.
The list is then followed by Hero Glamour which fetched sales of 26,556 units. The Hero Passion found 24,672 buyers while the Bajaj Pulsar 150 managed sales of 23,564 units. The Honda CB Shine got sales of 20,213 units and the Hero Maestro got sales of 17,343 units. The Suzuki Access fetched sales of 16,304 units, followed by the Yamaha FZ and the TVS Apache which are slotted at the 14th and the 15th position bringing sales of 15,752 units and 15,166 units respectively.
The last five vehicles in the list are Baja CT 100 with 13,472 units, Yamaha Fascio with sales of 13,086 units, Yamaha Ray with 11,222 sales, Honda CB Unicorn with 10,789 sales and finally the Honda Dio which brought in sales of 9093 units. The highest gainer in the scooter segment is the Yamaha Ray which had a growth of 149% over the last year.
Top 20 Selling 2-Wheelers
– The Honda Activa is back to top position
– The effects of demonetisation are seen in the sales numbers
– Only the Classic 350, Fascino and FZ saw a hike in sales