Suzuki Motorcycle India Private Limited (SMIPL) announced that they sold 63,209 units in January 2019. The company registered a growth of 40 per cent in year-on-year sales, as against 45,287 units sold in January 2018.
Suzuki’s cumulative sales for the period of April 2018 – January 2019 stands at 6,14,845 units over 4,70,719 units achieved during the corresponding period last year. The overall sales for the month stood at 69,162 units (Domestic + Exports) with a 39% growth over 49,618 units clocked during the same month previous year.
The company launched the 2019 edition of V-Strom 650XT ABS in January 2019. The refreshed edition gets subtle upgrades for the new model year including new stirring graphics along with additional features of hazard lights and side reflectors, adding to the motorcycle’s touring capabilities. This all-terrain Suzuki motorcycle is available in two colour schemes – Champion Yellow No.2 and Pearl Glacier White; and is priced at INR 7,46,000 (ex-showroom, New Delhi).
Commenting on the performance, Mr. Satoshi Uchida, Managing Director, SMIPL said, “The year 2019 starts with a good note for Suzuki Motorcycle India. The strong consumer sentiments and growing economy have propelled the double-digit growth for the brand in January. We are thankful to our customers for having trust in Suzuki’s products and services. With an exciting product line-up ahead, we wish to continue the growth momentum in this year as well.”