Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd (HMSI) led the industry growth for the month of November 2013 with its positive sales backed by positive customer demand.
Festive mood continued in November, 2013 as HMSI clocked 319,080 units’ sales thereby registering impressive 43% growth over 223,145 units sold in November, 2012.
This growth came from both motorcycle and automatic scooter segments. In Nov’13, HMSI Motorcycle sales grew 39% to 150,995 units while automatic scooter sales grew 46% to 168,085 units. Exceedingly positive customer response for Honda’s quality two-wheelers contributed to the impressive sales.
Mr. Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd. said, “With a phenomenal 43% YoY growth in Nov’13, Honda has grown at double the average industry growth of 22%. Setting new records, HMSI sold 80,000 units alone on Dhanteras which emphasizes customers preference for Honda 2Wheelers during the festive season. We are working relentlessly to serve our valued customers faster and reduce the heavy backlog of 1 lac scooters. As our customer base is increasing, we are expanding our reach to newer markets by adding new network and supporting this growth with adequate after sales support.”