Top Motorcycle Brands As Per The Sales Report in India, February 2018 In the present scenario, there are a lot of two-wheeler manufacturer companies in the Indian automobile market, that is known for its services and productivity. It is really difficult to know that which brands are on the board of top two-wheelers in respect of sales in a financial year. Mostly, as we see, the buyers gave the preference to the popular brand’s first. Here is the list of some brands like Hero MotoCorp, Honda, Bajaj Auto, Yamaha, TVS, and Royal Enfield, which are continue to produce beautiful motorcycles and scooters whether they can be from classics, standard, sports, touring and from other zones and as per the installments of the new technology, modern style, high safety features and other than offering fuel economical vehicles, these brands are best sellers in the country.

Top Motorcycle Sales

Let’s take a look on their growth rate according to the brand name with the comparison of previous financial year sales units and the current one.

Ranking Brand Name Overall sales
1 Suzuki 37.02%
2 TVS Motors 33.05%
3 Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India 32.00%
4 Royal Enfield 25.00%
5 Bajaj Auto 23.00%
6 Hero Motocorp 20.00%

1. Suzuki Motorcycle

As we told you during last month sales report, the  Suzuki Motorcycle India was looking forward to cross the 5 lakh units sales within this financial year. The company has attained the same with cumulative sales in domestic and export market. The disposed units within April 2017-February 2018 were 5,22,929 two-wheelers. In total, the domestic sales covers 86 percent.

Suzuki Gixxer Red

Suzuki Gixxer Red

Last month, the Suzuki India sales out 52,028 units incorporating 46,147 units in domestic and 5,936 units export market. The similar month last month TVS two wheelers sales were 33,641 units in domestic market that is hiked by 37.2 percent last month.

2. TVS Motors

TVS Motor company company announced the sales of 2,80,942 units in February 2018 that showcases the growth of 36.2 percent over the same month a year ago, when the dispatch count of two-wheelers were 2,06,247 units. In the domestic sales, last month, TVS witnessed the hike of 33.5 percent from 1,72,611 units sold in February 2017 to 2,30,353 units last month for motorcycles.

TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

TVS Apache RTR 200 4V

On the other hand, the company also reported a sales growth of two-wheeler scooters by 35.6 percent. A total of 93,573 scooters were sold in February 2018 as compared to 60,020 scooters in the same month the previous year.

3. Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India

In February 2018, with the strong sales of 5,19,735 units, the  Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India graphed a hike of 32 percent as against to the recorded sales of 3,39,642 units in similar month last year. Out of them, the company dispatched  4,89,591 units units in domestic market that counted 32 percent more than the 3,70,122 units sold in corresponding month last year.

Honda Activa 4G

Honda Activa 4G

The scooter segment that dominates the sales of HMSI registered a growth of 30 percent with 3,25,193 scooters sold in February 2018 as compared to 2,49,952 units during same month previous year. Whereas, the motorcycle segment witnesses the roll out of 1,64,398 units as against to 1,20,170 units in February 2017. Exports figures for the HMSI are like 30,144 units with surge of 28 percent over 23,520 units exported in February last year.

4. Royal Enfield

The Chennai-based cruiser motorbike manufacturing firm Royal Enfield remained successful in continuing its positive sale even in the month of February 2018. The company has disposed of 73,077 units in the past month as compared to 58,439 units in February 2017, which shows a rise of 25 percent in overall sales. Moreover, it also has exported a total number of 1,723 units in February 2018, While the domestic market sales in Feb 2018 was 71,354 units as against to 56,737 units in similar month last year. The robust sales of Royal Enfield driven by selling popular brands including Thunderbird, Continental GT, Classic 350, and Himalayan.

Royal Enfield Classic 350

Royal Enfield Classic 350

The inclusion of several factors like a new platform, technologies and safety features in the rolled out products at reasonable prices, is the major reason behind the growth of Royal Enfield. Once again, 350cc segment became the most sales generator for the manufacturer. Followed by Bullet 350 and the Thunderbird 350, the Classic 350 is still hung on to the top position in sales. Aiming to become a leader in middleweight segment at the global scale, Royal Enfield is preparing to launch a new parallel-twin platform later this year, to lock horns with the Harley-Davidson and Triumph.

5. Bajaj Auto

Bajaj Auto renowned manufacturer witnessed a good sales in February 2018 in domestic market as claimed by the automaker. In overall sales, the registered growth is 23 percent with the sales of 1,75,489 units in February 2018 as compared to the 1,42,287 units in similar month previous year. The sales of motorcycles in the export market were 1,22,025 units motorcycles in February 2018 as compared to 1,02,671 motorcycles in the similar month the previous year. The indexed hike in export sales was 19 percent. If cumulative sales is counted in domestic and export market, the sum of dispatched units were 2,97,514 units as opposed to 2,44,958 units in February 2017. The noted hike in sales was 21 percent.

Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS

Bajaj Pulsar 200 NS

Though, the brand is now back on track as the brand’s sales is growing in consecutive months. Lately, the company has also introduced the new Discover range and the entire Bajaj lineup has also been updated for the 2018 model year. These updates somewhere will support to brand in growing.

6. Hero MotoCorp

The largest two-wheeler manufacturing firm, Hero MotoCorp  has reported a total sales of 6,29,597 units in February 2018 as compared to 5,24,766 units in the similar month of the previous year, indexing a rise of 20 percent. In the ongoing financial year 17-18, the brand has crossed 6 million unit sales since now and looking forward to crossing seven million milestones before the end of this fiscal.

Hero iSmart 110

Hero iSmart 110The Hero MotoCorp sales are driven by its popular range of motorcycles comprising, Glamour, Passion, HF Deluxe, Splendor. While, the scooters include Duet, Maestro Edge, and Pleasure scooters. With the lately unveiled Xtreme 200R, the brand is focusing on premium motorcycle segment that is expected to deliver by April 2018.

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