Toyota Kirloskar Motor sold a total of 10,216 vehicles in May 2022, inching close to pre-covid levels. The carmaker clocked sales of 13,066 units in the domestic market in May 2019. Its May 2021 sales are at 707 units when sales bore the brunt of the second wave of the pandemic. Even in May 2020 the sales were significant low at 1,639 units due to the impact of lockdowns to contain Covid-19.
Moreover, cumulative wholesales from January to May this year has registered a growth of 16% when compared to the same period last year.
Commenting on the month’s performance, Atul Sood, Associate Vice President, Sales, and Strategic Marketing, TKM said, “Demand continues to peak as we have very encouraging booking orders and enquiries for all our models. The cool new Glanza has received an overwhelming response from our customers. Segment leading models like the Innova Crysta and the Fortuner continue to perform well and generate healthy booking orders. The Camry Hybrid and the Vellfire, continue to garner strong demand and our focus going forward would be to meet the immediate needs of our customers.”