Kia India’s sales for the month of May 2022 amounted to 18,718 units, registering a 69% year-on-year growth. This South Korean automaker has also reached the domestic sales milestone of 4.5 lakh in India.
Kia India has unveiled its sales figures for the month of May 2022. The Indian subsidiary of this South Korean automaker managed to sell 18,718 units in May 2022, registering an annual growth of 69%. During the same period last year, the company’s domestic sales were 11,050 units.
However, when we compare on an MoM basis, Kia sales were down just 1.5%, with the company selling 19,019 cars in April this year. In May 2022, the Sonet was Kia’s bestseller with 7,899 units. It was followed by the Seltos with 5,953 units, Carens with 5,754 units and Carnival with 239 units sold. Kia’s May sales figures also include 15 EV6 cars that were shipped to dealerships as display units.
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Commenting on the development, Hardeep Singh Brar, Vice President and Head of Sales and Marketing, Kia India, said, “We are pleased to maintain our business momentum with another strong business performance. we are growing more than 19%, which is higher than the industry average growth rate, even when supply chain issues plague the entire automotive industry.
It is worth mentioning that Kia India retains its position among the top five automakers in the country. Moreover, it surpassed the domestic sales milestone of 4.5 lakh while the Sonet reached the sales figure of 1.5 lakh since its inception. Brar added: “Kia is now part of 4.5 lakh families in India, and we have achieved this in record time, which only goes to show Indian customers’ confidence in the Kia brand.”
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