14 May, 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 77,732 nos. in April 2010, a growth of 53% over April 2009.
Sales of all commercial vehicles were 34,470 nos. in April 2010, a growth of 40%.
Sales of all passenger vehicles were 43,262 nos. in April 2010, a growth of 66%.
Tata passenger vehicle sales, including those distributed, were 25,353 nos. for the month, a growth of 71%.
Jaguar Land Rover global sales in April 2010 were 17,909 vehicles, higher by 61%. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,559 nos., almost the same as last year inspite of the withdrawal of X-Type. The Jaguar XF sales were up by 23%, while Land Rover sales were 14,350 nos., higher by 89%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs.70,938.85 crores ($ 14 billion) in 2008-09. 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 )