Bajaj motorcycle sales rise 84% in November
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Last Updated: Wednesday, December 02, 2009, 13:40
  
New Delhi: Pune-based Bajaj Auto today reported a 84.07 per cent increase in its motorcycle sales at 2,42,390 units in November.

The company had sold 1,31,681 units in November last year, Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) said in a statement.

BAL attributed the jump in its monthly sales to its newly launched 100cc Discover DTS-Si and the Pulsar. It sold 94,265 units of its new 100cc Discover DTS-Si and 50,153 units of the Pulsar.

Total two-wheeler sales during the month also increased by 83.24 per cent to 2,42,648 units compared with 1,32,421 units in the same period a year ago, it added.

BAL's exports went up by 46.18 per cent to 98,521 units in November from 67,397 units a year ago. This was the highest ever monthly export reported by the company.

Total vehicle sales of the company last month stood at 2,76,759 units compared to 1,59,747 units in the same period a year ago, up by 73.25 per cent, the statement said.

The company reported a rise of 24.83 per cent in its three-wheeler sales during November at 34,111 units, against 27,326 units during the same month last year.

BAL said its commercial vehicle sales continued to grow across various segments, including in-city, sub-urban and goods carrier categories, but did not give any details.

The company will launch an all new sub-150cc Pulsar on December 9 as part of its effort to push up its growth rate from January next year, it added.

PTI


First Published: Wednesday, December 02, 2009, 13:40


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