Electric car sales up more than 224% in August

Sales of electric cars are increasing in the country. In August, Tata Motors led the segment in terms of sales. Mahindra & Mahindra tried to increase its presence in electric cars but with little success. Total sales for this segment amounted to 3,237 units in August. This is an increase of more than 224% compared to the same period last year.

BYD, which competes with US electric car maker Tesla, could launch an electric SUV this month. Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) Electrek Data According to reports, Tata Motors sales in August amounted to 2,747 units. The company’s electric vehicle (EV) lineup includes three models and is gearing up to launch a new electric model next year. Tata Motors sold 575 units of electric vehicles during the same period last year. The company recorded more than 377% year-over-year sales growth.

Tata Motors held a market share of 93.17% in this segment in July and fell to just over 84% in August. MG was in second place. It sold 69 units in August. It holds 9.61% market share. However, the company’s sales were down from the same period last year. It sold 377 units in the same month last year and this year its sales have dropped to 311 units. Sales increased dramatically with Hyundai’s Kona EV. The company’s sales in August were 69 units, compared to just 12 units in the same month last year.

Mahindra & Mahindra’s eVerito sales amounted to 17 units. This is an increase of only one unit compared to the same month last year. The company’s new XUV400 is similar to the electric variant of the subcompact SUV, but some changes have been made to its design. Electric vehicles do not need a normal grille and therefore the XUV400 receives a different type of grille. It receives LED headlights and daytime running lights, borrowed from the XUV300. to the SUV company With this, its sales in the electric vehicle segment are expected to increase. Automakers plan to launch new models in this segment in the coming months.