Toyota Innova Krista topped the seven-seater sales chart in March 2022, surpassing Maruti Suzuki Ertiga, Kia Currens and Mahindra Bolero.
As of March 2022, Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s InnovaCrista topped the sales chart for seven-seater passenger cars with an internal number of 7,917 units, an increase of 38 percent YoY volume compared to 5,743 units in the same period in 2021. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga is in second place with 7,888 units sold.
This, compared to 9,303 units in the same period in 2021, showed a YoY sales decline of 15 percent. The MPV will receive a mid-life update later this month and bookings have already begun across authorized dealerships or online across the initial token rupee. 11,000 It will be powered by a new K15C 1.5-liter petrol engine.
It will produce 10 hp more than the outgoing model and the powertrain will be mated to a five-speed manual or a new six-speed torque converter with automatic transmission. The Kia Carens was the third best-selling three-row model with 7,008 units sold last month. Since its inception, Carens has been well-received by customers and the wait period for selected variants has skyrocketed.
|Top 10 7 Seats (YoY)||March 2022 Sale||March 2021 Sale|
|1. Toyota Innova (38%)||7,917||5,743|
|2. Maruti Suzuki Ertiga (-15%)||7,888||9,303|
|3. Kia Currens||7,008||–|
|4. Mahindra Bolero (-22%)||6,924||8,905|
|5. Mahindra Scorpio (160%)||6,061||2,331|
|6. Mahindra XUV700||6,040||–|
|7. Renault Tribe (-14%)||3,561||4,133|
|8. Hyundai Alcazar||2,502||–|
|9. Tata Safari (4%)||2,227||2,148|
|10. Maruti Suzuki XL6 (-35%)||2,000||3,062|
To reduce its waiting period and other cars, Kia has recently started a third shift to its manufacturing facility in Andhra Pradesh. Mahindra & Mahindra’s long-term Bolero ranks fourth in India with a total of 6,924 units as against 8,905 units in the same month of 2021, with a 22% YoY volume decline.
The Mahindra Scorpio finished fifth with 6,061 units while 2,331 units with a YoY increase of 160 percent. To address the popularity of the seven-seater SUV / MPV space, we’ve recently seen newer models come out thicker and faster. The trend is reflected in the sales chart as there were three recent launches in the top ten.
The Mahindra XUV700 ranks sixth with 6,040 units, while the Renault Triber ranks seventh with 3,561 units sold, with a YoY negative growth of 14 percent compared to 4,133 units in the same period in 2021. Hyundai’s Alcazar ranks eighth with 2,502 units ahead of Tata Safari and Maruti Suzuki XL6.