Tata Motors sales rise 21% to 53,430 units in Dec

Tata Motors reported a 21 per cent increase in total vehicle sales in the domestic market to 53,430 units in December.

The company had sold 44,254 units in the domestic market in the same month last year, Tata Motors said in a regulatory filing.

Domestic passenger vehicle (PV) sales stood at 23,545 units last month as against 12,785 units in December 2019, up 84 per cent, it added.

With the growing popularity of Nexon EV, the company also posted an impressive sale in EVs with highest-ever quarter wholesale of 1,253 units in Q3FY21 and 418 units in December 2020. Tata Motors, however, said its total commercial vehicle sales stood at 32,869 units in December 2020 as against 34,082 units in the year-ago month, down 4 per cent.

Sales of CVs in the domestic market were at 29,885 units as compared to 31,469 in December 2019, down 5 per cent, it added.