India best selling cars. The top 100 in 2019

India best selling cars

India best selling cars ranking is currently dominated by Maruti, with the Alto back on top and Swift up 30.1%. The Hyundai i20 jumps in 6th position, while the Honda Amaze keeps last year’s impressive pace.

In January sales were 279.758 down 1.7%, signing the 5th month of decline out of last seven months. The weak growth of recent months represents an alarm for the World Car Market, as it follows the chinese negative market trend.

The current best selling cars ranking is dominated again by Maruti, a brand holding almost 50% of total market share and able to place several models in the top of the list.

The Maruti Alto is back on top with 23.360 sales (+22.1%) followed by the 2018 leader, the Maruti Dzire, with 19.073 units (-15.4%) and the Maruti Swift with 18.795 units (+30.1%).

In fourth place  the Maruti Baleno with 16.717 (-5.9%) ahead of the Maruti Vitara Breeze with 13.172 (+11.8%) and the Hyundai i20 – the best non maruti vehicle – with 11.749 units (+21.8%).

In seventh place the Hyundai Creta with 10.314 (+11.1%) followed by the Hyundai i10 Grand with 10.285 (-15.1%), the Maruti Wagon R with 10.048 (-29.1%) and in 10th place the Maruti Celerio with 9.217 (+20.6%).

Market Outlook

After the positive performances of the recent years, the Indian market continues to be seen improving in the period 2019-2025. Being considered one of the engines of the World’s growth, India will have a strong impact on the global market, together with China. Great attention is concentrated on the next May general elections. However the industry is seen positive across the period 2019-205 when will definitely overtake Germany as fourth market in the World.

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Rank 2019Rank 2018ModelsSales Jan 2019Sales Jan 2018Jan 19 +/-Share Jan 2019
12Maruti Alto23.36019.13422,1%8,9%
21Maruti Dzire19.07322.540-15,4%7,3%
34Maruti Swift18.79514.44530,1%7,2%
43Maruti Baleno16.71717.770-5,9%6,4%
57Maruti Vitara13.17211.78511,8%5,0%
68Hyundai i2011.7499.65021,8%4,5%
79Hyundai Creta10.3149.28411,1%3,9%
86Hyundai Grand i1010.28512.109-15,1%3,9%
95Maruti Wagon R10.04814.182-29,1%3,8%
1012Maruti Celerio9.2177.64120,6%3,5%
1110Tata Tiago8.0418.287-3,0%3,1%
1211Mahindra Bolero7.9988.206-2,5%3,1%
1329Honda Amaze7.9812.836181,4%3,0%
1422Maruti Ertiga6.3524.69635,3%2,4%
1513Toyota Innova6.2837.028-10,6%2,4%
1615Maruti Omni6.0826.155-1,2%2,3%
1721Tata Nexon5.0954.9173,6%1,9%
1819Mahindra Scorpio4.8825.230-6,7%1,9%
1925Honda City4.8553.96822,4%1,9%
2017Renault Kwid4.7125.590-15,7%1,8%
2114Ford Ecosport4.5106.833-34,0%1,7%
22Mahindra Marazzo3.5041,3%
2324Honda WR-V3.3934.273-20,6%1,3%
2423Hyundai Verna3.2164.601-30,1%1,2%
2520Maruti Ciaz2.9345.062-42,0%1,1%
2633Mahindra XUV 5002.6592.31614,8%1,0%
2726Maruti S-Cross2.4203.803-36,4%0,9%
2828Tata Tigor2.3653.172-25,4%0,9%
2927Hyundai Xcent2.1213.363-36,9%0,8%
3018Maruti Ignis1.7215.472-68,5%0,7%
3135Toyota Fortuner1.6492.136-22,8%0,6%
32Ford Freestyle1.6460,6%
3334Honda Jazz1.5452.257-31,5%0,6%
3440Ford Aspire1.5391.27021,2%0,6%
3537Toyota Etios1.5201.773-14,3%0,6%
3631Mahindra TUV3001.5062.625-42,6%0,6%
3738Volkswagen Polo1.4261.608-11,3%0,5%
3836Jeep Compass1.2672.106-39,8%0,5%
3943Toyota Etios Liva1.1381.00113,7%0,4%
4046Renault Duster9008634,3%0,3%
4132Datsun RediGo8892.364-62,4%0,3%
4248Skoda Rapid84476710,0%0,3%
4341Volkswagen Ameo7341.142-35,7%0,3%
4430Mahindra KUV1006022.637-77,2%0,2%
4539Tata Zest5621.297-56,7%0,2%
4550Volkswagen Vento5625620,0%0,2%
4654Tata Sumo5545049,9%0,2%
4753Mercedes GLC5185180,0%0,2%
4844Maruti Gypsy486932-47,9%0,2%
4963Tata Safari43934626,9%0,2%
5057Datsun Go4224112,7%0,2%