Lockdown affected automobile companies. But, for Maruti Suzuki, the worse news is. For the first time Maruti Suzuki has fallen below his number one ranking. A Hyundai car, the country’s largest rival of Maruti, took the number one spot. This Hyundai car has now become the country’s bestselling car. May, there was an interesting change in the list of India’s best selling cars. This time, instead of Maruti Suzuki’s car on the top of this list, the newly launched 2020 Hyundai Creta has been. The Creta has become India’s best-selling car for the first time. It has happened after many years that Maruti’s car is not the best selling car. Hyundai sold 3212 new Creta in May 2020 through a limited number of open dealerships in Corona virus infection and lockdown.
top selling car list, and there is no hatchback or sedan at the second place but Maruti Suzuki’s MPV Ertiga. After Creta, Maruti Suzuki’s Ertiga has been sold the most in May. In May, this popular multi purpose vehicle (MPV) of Maruti sold a total of 2,353 units. The starting price of Maruti Ertiga is 7.59 lakh rupees. The Ertiga is available in petrol and CNG versions.
Let us tell that due to the coronavirus epidemic, besides the common people, car companies have also been badly affected. Due to the lockdown in the entire country, the rate of car sales has come to the surface. Companies have suffered tremendous losses of 80–86 per cent over the previous year. According to Maruti Suzuki, its total domestic sales fell 88.93 percent to 13,888 vehicles in May. Similarly, Hyundai Motor Ltd. (Hundai India Ltd.) reported that its total sales fell 78.7 percent to 12,583 vehicles in May.