Maruti Suzuki has introduced that its funds hatchback, the Celerio, has achieved gross sales figures of 1 lakh items in a single 12 months for the primary time. The corporate stated that gross sales for the Celerio stood at 1,03,734 items in FY 2018-19, a close to 10 p.c soar year-on-year.
The carmaker stated that over 52 p.c of the Celerio items it bought had been of the highest ZXi trim, whereas 31 p.c of consumers opted for the AMT gearbox-equipped variants. Maruti stated that 20 p.c of the full gross sales amounted for the CNG mannequin.
Talking on the event R S Kalsi, senior government director, advertising and marketing and gross sales, Maruti Suzuki India Restricted stated, “We’re delighted that this wonderful benchmark has been achieved by Celerio. With developed design, expertise and ease of driving, the Celerio has efficiently received hearts of many Indian prospects. It was the primary automotive to democratise two-pedal expertise and the latest improve in its security options has considerably enhanced its enchantment as the right metropolis automotive. Primarily based on buyer suggestions, we now have constantly supplied new up to date options in Celerio to maintain them delighted.”
Maruti Suzuki launched the Celerio again in 2014, with the mannequin receiving a facelift and a crossover-inspired sibling – the Celerio X – in 2017; cumulative gross sales are presently round four.7 lakh items. Maruti lately up to date the hatchback and the crossover with extra security package, to adapt to the brand new rules which have began to come back into impact since April 1.