Maruti records highest ever total sales


Maruti Suzuki, India's leading car maker has recorded its highest ever domestic as well as total sales.

The total vehicle sales of the company rose 33.3 per cent to 95,649 units in January 2009, as compared to 71, 779 units a year ago. Total domestic sales were up 21 per cent to 81,087 units as against 67,005 units.

Total passenger car sales rose by 21.2 per cent to 80,952 units in January 2010 as against 66, 819 units in Januray 2009.

The export figures increased three-fold to 14,562 units in January, 2010 as against 4,774 units in the same month in 2009.