15 September, 2010
The Tata Motors Group global sales, comprising of Tata, Tata Daewoo and Hispano Carrocera range of commercial vehicles, Tata passenger vehicles along with distributed brands in India, and Jaguar and Land Rover, were 85,114 nos. in August 2010, a growth of 29% over August 2009. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2010 “August 2010) are 424,938, higher by 42% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Sales of all commercial vehicles were 40,882 nos. in August 2010, a growth of 25%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 192,612 nos., a growth of 35%.
Sales of all passenger vehicles were 44,232 nos. in August 2010, a growth of 33%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 232,326 nos., a growth of 49%.
Tata passenger vehicle sales, including those distributed, were 28,012 nos. for the month, a growth of 35%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 139,567 nos., a growth of 50%.
Jaguar Land Rover global sales in August 2010 were 16,220 vehicles, higher by 29%. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,788, higher by 33%, while Land Rover sales were 12,432, higher by 28%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 92,759 nos., higher by 46%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 24,919 nos., higher by 31%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 67,840 nos., higher by 52%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 92,519 crores ($ 20 billion) in 2009-10. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand and Spain. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, the business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 5.9 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country’s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck manufacturer and the second largest bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America. (www.tatamotors.com )