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Total vehicle sales at 43,540 nos., up 5.6% Press kit

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1 November, 2006

Tata Motors reported a total sale of 43,540 vehicles (including exports) for the month of October 2006, a growth of 5.6% over 41,219 vehicles sold in October last year. Cumulative sales for the Company at 3,09,599 nos. are growing by 31%

Commercial Vehicles

The Company’s sales of commercial vehicles in October ’06 in the domestic market were 23,354 nos., an increase of 18.6% over 19,700 vehicles sold in October last year. M&HCV sales stood at 13,184 nos, a growth of 14.4% over October ’05 while LCV sales were 10,170 nos., a growth of 24.3% over October ’05.

Cumulative sales of commercial vehicles in the domestic market for the fiscal were 1,57,726 nos., an increase of 47.3% over October ’05. Cumulative M&HCV sales stood at 90,578 nos., an increase of 42.5% over the corresponding period last year while LCV sales for the period were 67,148 nos., an increase of 54.4% over the corresponding period last year.

Passenger Vehicles

The passenger vehicle business reported a total sale of 16,726 vehicles in the domestic market in October ’06, a decrease of 2.8% over October ’05 primarily due to the fire related constraints of the car plant. The Indica sold 10,998 nos., a growth of 9.1% over October ’05. The Indigo family registered sales of 1722 nos., a decline of 51.3% over October ’05. While the facelifted range launched recently has been well received, supplies to the market have mostly been affected on this range due to the fire in the car plant shop in September. The Sumo and Safari accounted for sales of 4006 nos., a growth of 11.6% over October ’05. Safari sales at 1439 nos. continue to maintain their high in the month.

Cumulative sales of passenger vehicles in the domestic market for the fiscal were 1,21,020 nos., an increase of 19.4% over the previous year. Cumulative sales of Indica at 78,726 nos. registered a growth of 30.8% over the previous year while cumulative sales of the Indigo family at 18,365 nos. registered a decline of 16.5% over last year. Cumulative sales of Sumo and Safari were 23,929 nos., a growth of 24.8% over last year. Cumulative Safari sales at 7384 nos. have already exceeded last full fiscal’s sales of 4692 nos.

Exports

The Company’s sales from exports were 3460 vehicles in October ’06 as compared to 4433 vehicles in October ’05, a decrease of 22%. The cumulative sales from exports in the current period at 30,853 nos. have recorded a 8.9% growth over the corresponding figures for the previous period.

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