Last week, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) launched gross sales numbers for FY2020 (April 2019-March 2020).
Overall, gross sales including the Five highest-selling motorcycles throughout the sector have dropped significantly, however, there are additionally fashions that have proven development when in comparison with FY2019.
A couple of them lie in direction of the costlier aspect of the pricing spectrum and to seek out out which of them have been the most well-liked, we’ve compiled an inventory of the 5 bestselling motorcycles priced above Rs 2 lakh.
Note: The SIAM gross sales numbers point out the wholesale numbers, which is the variety of models despatched from the producer to the dealerships and never the variety of models retailed.
Also, sure producers like Classic Legends, BMW, and Ducati don’t share their numbers with SIAM, and since this record relies on the latter’s knowledge, the talked about producers haven’t been thought-about.
Royal Enfield 650 Twins among Five highest-selling motorcycles – 20,188 models
Price: Rs 2.64 lakh onwards
With 20,188 models bought over the past 12 months, the Royal Enfield 650 Twins are on the top of the record by a substantial margin. Sales additionally went up by a large 291 %, when in comparison with FY2019 the place the bikes bought 5,168 models.
The Interceptor 650 and the Continental GT 650 are additionally the producer’s hottest exports, with 19,597 models (nearly as a lot as home gross sales) being shipped to worldwide markets in FY2020.
KTM 250 Duke among Five highest-selling motorcycles – 6,709 models
Price: Rs 2 lakh
The 250 Duke has priced at Rs 1.97 lakh for essentially the most a part of FY2020, however, it’s BS6 replace in January introduced alongside a minor hike in value, taking it to Rs 2 lakh (ex-showroom) and, consequently, the second spot on this record. Sales have additionally gone up by 11.5 %, in comparison with 6,019 models bought in FY2019.
KTM 390 Duke, RC 390 and 390 Adventure – 5,962 models
Price: Rs 2.48 lakh onwards
Unfortunately, KTM doesn’t reveal what number of specific models of every mannequin – the 390 Duke, the RC 390, and the 390 Adventure – have been bought. This forces us to think about the mixed whole of the 390 platforms at 5,962 models.
While most of KTM’s vary noticed a drop in numbers, gross sales for the 390 vary really went up by a small quantity, almost certainly as a result of the new 390 Adventure. In FY2020, KTM’s 390 platform’s gross sales grew by 1.2 %, from the 5,891 models bought in FY2019.
Royal Enfield Classic 500 – 4,925 models
Price: Rs 2.04 lakh onwards
Although Royal Enfield has simply discontinued its 500cc platform, the Classic 500 did promote sufficient over the past 12 months to bag a spot on this record. This, regardless of a large 74. Four % lower from the 19,282 models bought in FY2019.
TVS Apache RR 310 – 2,299 models
Price: Rs 2.40 lakh
When in contrast instantly with its rival, the KTM RC 390, it’s potential that the RR 310 could have fared just a little higher.
However, with 2,299 models bought over the past 12 months, the TVS Apache RR 310 takes the ultimate spot on the record of bestselling motorcycles priced over Rs 2 lakh.
This is a bittersweet truth, contemplating that the bike bought practically double in FY2019, with 4,525 models. More just lately, the RR 310 additionally acquired its most substantial replace but, and you’ll click on right here to learn our evaluation on it. Hopefully, this replacement will assist increase the RR’s numbers in FY2021.