India best selling cars. The top 100 in 2019

India best selling cars

India best selling cars ranking in August is still dominated by Maruti, holding the first 6 models of the ranking. The Alto is the leader – even if down 14.5% – followed by Dzire (-30.5%) and the Swift (-16.4%). Fantastic performance scored by the Ertiga, reaching the 11th position.

The Indian auto market started the year on a flat trend, as the Q1 ended with 841.962 units sold (-0.5%). However, in the following months, registrations were hit by large drops, signing a disappointing 29.5% in July. Indeed, year-to-date figures are now at 1.755.141, down 13%.

The year-to-date August 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 still on top with 144.530 sales (-14.5%) followed by the Maruti Dzire , with 130.728 units (-30.5%) and the Maruti Swift with 125.503 units (-16.4%).

In fourth place  the Maruti Baleno with 119.694 (-16.4%) ahead of the Maruti Wagon R with 104.420 (-8.6%) and the Maruti Vitara with 80.814 units (-20.1%).

In seventh place the Hyundai i20 with 80.191 (-13.7%) followed by the Maruti Eeco with 76.349 (+40.1%), the Hyundai Creta with 72.429 (-10.5%) and in 10th place the Hyundai Grand i10 with 65.678 (-27.4%).

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 2018ModelSales Aug YTD 2019Sales Aug 2019'+/- YTD 2019'+/- Aug 2019
12Maruti Alto14453010123-14,5%-54,5%
21Maruti Dzire13072813274-30,5%-39,6%
33Maruti Swift12550312444-16,4%-34,9%
44Maruti Baleno11969411067-16,4%-37,5%
55Maruti Wagon R10442011402-8,6%-16,5%
66Maruti Vitara808147109-20,1%-46,4%
77Hyundai i20801917071-13,7%-38,4%
814Maruti Eeco76349865840,1%32,3%
99Hyundai Creta724296001-10,5%-42,3%
108Hyundai Grand i10656789403-27,4%-18,2%
1119Maruti Ertiga65413839174,1%138,7%
1210Maruti Celerio510414765-21,6%-49,9%
1317Honda Amaze49395453514,3%-53,0%
1412Mahindra Bolero488053993-19,7%-33,8%
15148Hyundai Santro477013288
1615Toyota Innova456284796-3,6%358,1%
1711Tata Tiago453183037-27,9%-67,3%
1816Renault Kwid353382191-19,7%-60,5%
1921Tata Nexon342452275-2,1%-49,4%
2022Mahindra Scorpio309632862-11,3%-20,6%
21148Mahindra XUV 300303042532
2218Ford Ecosport279752882-28,7%-35,0%
2328Honda City224861593-22,6%-42,9%
2424Maruti Ciaz223861596-30,2%-77,2%
2525Hyundai Verna209731597-32,9%-52,5%
2613Maruti Omni209300-64,0%-100,0%
2734Tata Xenon1728021600,0%0,0%
2835Tata Ace1656020700,0%0,0%
2923Maruti Ignis163591322-51,6%-56,6%
3029Honda WR-V151201178-41,7%-58,3%
3178Mahindra Marazzo15068697755,2%-60,4%
3226Hyundai Xcent139121316-53,6%-73,6%
3327Maruti S-Cross13365666-54,9%-27,1%
3431Mahindra XUV 50012297968-35,7%-53,4%
3536Toyota Fortuner11591878-25,6%-51,7%
3638Toyota Etios112031486-22,7%-37,7%
3741Volkswagen Polo112021573-13,8%-17,2%
38148Tata Harrier10808635
3932Mahindra TUV30097841059-46,7%-46,1%
4043Mahindra Imperio9718,021172,070,0%0,0%
4130Tata Tigor8971833-55,9%-49,4%
42148Toyota Glanza85472322
4339Jeep Compass8098605-40,6%-53,6%
4442Ford Freestyle7840647-31,9%-74,8%
4547Mahindra Bolero Maxi truck7774,416937,6560,0%0,0%
4633Datsun RediGo7551751-56,4%-55,1%
4744Toyota Etios Liva7415834-21,8%-56,1%
4840Honda Jazz7137558-47,4%-50,1%
4944Ford Aspire6998521-26,2%-0,4%
5050Force Trump6860,7910,80,0%0,0%
5148Renault Duster6547967-14,6%57,7%
5252Skoda Rapid6036791-8,2%-3,2%
5354Tata LPT 4075450,4681,30,0%0,0%
5461Ford Figo522889532,8%6292,9%
5555Mahindra Supro4859,01586,0350,0%0,0%
5651Volkswagen Ameo4732366-29,4%-49,2%
5759Ford Endeavour453457210,7%13,7%
5845Tata Zest3783294-59,3%-69,5%
59148Honda Civic3603144
6058Volkswagen Vento3458283-22,0%-47,8%
6164Piaggio Porter3453,3410,40,0%0,0%
6295Mahindra Thar3108326364,6%-51,3%
6356Mahindra Xylo2886356-40,2%-38,7%
6468SML Isuzu Van2705,5353150,0%0,0%
6537Mahindra KUV1002671169-82,4%-85,6%
6669Mercedes GLC257118-1,2%-82,4%
6771Mercedes E Class2492300-1,9%-13,5%
6873BMW X123992554,0%57,4%
6970Mercedes C Class2377327-6,8%-18,3%
7053Honda BR-V2172175-61,1%-63,2%
7146Toyota Yaris sedan2146215-75,6%-79,5%
72148Nissan Kicks2121172
7349Tata Hexa2097136-70,7%-82,1%
7466Datsun Go2090205-37,8%-58,2%
7560Tata Safari207283-49,2%-83,9%
7662Datsun GO+2054169-43,7%-59,2%
7779Audi A4197410014,4%100,0%
78148Mahindra Alturas G4170871
7975Skoda Octavia1537151-20,3%-36,8%
8077BMW 5 Series1522200-14,7%-55,6%
8167Renault Captur142332-49,5%-90,8%
8272Toyota Corolla116365-51,1%-75,8%
8384BMW 3 Series10661420,9%7,6%
8482Skoda Kodiaq999104-25,6%-20,0%
8557Tata Sumo9410-80,2%-100,0%
8685Skoda Superb829118-19,4%-18,1%
8763Nissan Micra81955-76,8%-81,8%
8890Volvo XC40796120-3,4%-18,9%
8992Audi A674883-1,6%-12,6%
9089Mahindra Verito Vibe728110-12,2%-24,1%
9193BMW X37161001,7%13,6%
9291Mercedes GLE70115-10,6%-84,7%
9381Hyundai Tucson65858-52,3%-50,4%
94124Honda CR-V643108372,8%730,8%
9594Audi Q362927-8,6%-68,6%
9697Audi Q758950-4,4%-35,1%
9783Hyundai Elantra58141-46,3%-39,7%
98120Jaguar F-Pace57925127,1%38,9%
99122Jaguar XE57420258,8%0,0%
99108Jaguar XF5742062,6%-42,9%
10096Land Rover Range Rover Sport563150-13,3%154,2%