Maruti Suzuki has announced that their premium hatchback Baleno has crossed the 5 Lakh sales Milestone. The Baleno hatchback achieved this Milestone in a record time of 38 months. Launched in October 2015, Baleno enjoys Over 27% market share in the A2+ segment.
As per the company, Baleno is a symbol of the Make-in-India mission as it is exclusively manufactured in India. It is the first car to be exported from India to Japan. And, besides domestic market the premium hatchback has been receiving overwhelming response in global markets such as Australia, Europe, Latin America and East Asia.
Commenting on the occasion Mr. R S Kalsi, Senior Executive Director, Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki, said, “Baleno has become a resounding success in the highly competitive premium hatchback segment. It is a testimony of our best in class technology and customer experience. Our engineers have ensured that Baleno offers superior ride and handling, class leading performance and safety. With a staggering 20.6 % growth in first half of 2018-19, Baleno has been among the top selling cars in India, since 2016. We are grateful for our customers’ constant support that has made Baleno India’s most preferred premium hatchback.”