In the two-wheelers segment, Hero MotoCorp sold 5,41,615 units in December compared with 5,40,276 units in the corresponding month in 2011.

“December — being the last month of the calendar year —– usually witnesses sluggish retails as customers tend to postpone their purchases to the new-year. Despite that we have been able to despatch over five-lakh two-wheelers during the month,” Anil Dua, Senior Vice-President (Marketing & Sales), Hero MotoCorp, said.

TVS Motor Company recorded total sales (including three-wheelers) of 156,221 units in December 2012 down from 170,428 units reported in December 2011.The company registered total two-wheeler sales of 151,735 units in the month against 167,905 units recorded in December 2011.

Noida-based India Yamaha Motor did not share the monthly figures. For the full calendar year, the company sold 487,290 units in 2012 as compared to 460,815 units in 2011.

(This article was published on January 1, 2013)
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