Passenger car sales in the Indian market increased 37.95 per cent to 1,58,764 units in July compared to 1,15,084 units sold in the corresponding month last year.
According to statistics released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) today, sales of motorcycles in the country increased by 30.09 per cent to 7,10,621 units during the month under review from 5,46,233 units in the same month last year.
Total two-wheeler sales in July 2010 went up by 30.41 per cent to 9,38,514 units compared to the 7,19,656 units sold in July 2009.
Commercial vehicle sales surged up by 36.99 per cent to 51,481 units from 37,580 units in the year-ago period, SIAM said.
Total vehicles sales across categories registered a growth of 31.50 per cent to 12,37,461 units in July when compared to the total sales of 9,41,070 units in the same month last year, it added.