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General Motor Domestic Sales Grow by 5.31 percent

By Motortrend India Staff   |   06 November,2008

Despite the dawdling car market in India, General Motors has reported a climb of 5.31 percent in its domestic sales of 6,465 units in October compared to 6,139 units in the same period last fiscal.

The overall General Motor car sales in India included 855 units of Chevrolet Tavera, 934 units of Chevrolet Aveo and Aveo U-VA from sedan and hatchback segment, 153 units of the luxury sedan Chevrolet Optra, 4,390 units of its small car Chevrolet Spark and 133 units of its SUV, Chevrolet Captiva.

Mr. P Balendran, Vice-President, General Motors India said, “The market is currently experiencing a bad phase but still the company saw a positive growth in its sales, which was primarily Chevrolet Spark that has recorded all time high sales in October 2008, since its launch.”

The capacity to grow in the gloomy market adds to the growing popularity of Chevrolet brand as well as the success of its new introductions like the Spark, U-VA, and Captiva.

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