16 March, 2012
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 127,318 nos., in February 2012, higher by 24% over February 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 1,112,518, higher by 15% compared to the corresponding period in 2010-11.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 57,857 nos., in February 2012, highest ever in a month and a growth of 24%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 536,136 nos., a growth of 18%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 69,461 nos. in February 2012, higher by 25%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 576,382 nos., higher by 11%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were at 37,204 nos., for the month, higher by 9% over February 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are at 298,420 nos.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in February 2012 were at 32,257 vehicles, higher by 49% over February 2011, driven by the Range Rover Evoque and the 12MY Jaguar product. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,228 nos., higher by 32%, while Land Rover sales were 28,029 nos., best ever in a month and higher by 52%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 277,962 nos., higher by 27%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 48,696 nos., lower by 1%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 229,266 nos., higher by 35%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 1,23,133 crores ($ 27 billion) in 2010-11. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand, Spain and South Africa. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, the business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also distributes Fiat cars in India, and has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 6.5 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 third 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.