Maruti Suzuki Baleno topped the sales chart in March 2022 with sales of 14,520 units where sales of 21,217 units decreased by 32%.
In March 2022, Maruti Suzuki’s Baleno led with a growing internal number of sales of 14,520 units, which was a 32 percent YoY sales decline compared to 21,217 units in the same period in 2021. Facelifted Baleno was launched just a few weeks ago with lots of updates inside and out.
The 2022 Maruti Suzuki Baleno comes with a redesigned grille section, sharp headlamps, redesigned tail lamps and alloy wheels, updated bumpers and more. The bodyshell was further strengthened for improved build quality while the interior was thoroughly modified with a new appearance. Dashboard, center console and steering wheel.
The list of features includes a floating nine-inch touchscreen with SmartPlay Pro + Tech, a 360-degree camera system, HUD, updated instrument console, new seats, six and more. Tata Altroz is in second place with 4,727 units compared to 7,550 units in the same period of 2021 with a YoY decline of 37 percent.
|Premium hatchback (YoY)||March 2022 Sale||March 2021 Sale|
|1. Maruti Suzuki Baleno (-32%)||14,520||21,217|
|2. Tata Altrose (-37%)||4,727||7,550|
|3. Hyundai i20 (-48%)||4,693||9,045|
|4. Toyota Glanza||2,987||2,989|
|5. Volkswagen Polo (-42%)||1,086||1,888|
|6. Honda Jazz (-82%)||125||707|
Its range has recently been expanded by adding a DCT transmission. The Hyundai i20 was the third best-selling premium hatchback in the country last month as 4,693 units were recorded in March 2021 as against 9,045 units with a YoY volume decline of 48 percent. All models in the segment recorded a YoY sales decline in March 2022.
The Toyota Glanza is in fourth place with 2,987 units, with flat growth near 2,989 units, and the Facelift version soon after its updated donor was launched. The Volkswagen Polo was in fifth place before its death, posting a total of 1,086 units, a 42 percent drop in YoY sales to 1,888 units in March 2021, and the Honda Jazz rounding out the sales charts in sixth place.
It posted 125 units last month, a huge YoY negative volume increase of 82 percent compared to 707 units in the same period in 2021.