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Honda leading the sales charts in more than half of India

Parichay Malvankar
Written by Parichay Malvankar

Creating a new record on back of market demand, Honda 2Wheelers India today is the NEW NO. 1 One choice of two-wheeler customers in more than half of the Indian 2Wheeler market.

Honda is now the No. 1 two-wheeler brand in 15 States and 2 Union Territories of India which together account for a massive 52% of all two-wheelers sold in India.

 

These 17 markets include entire West region (Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa), entire South region (Andhra Pradesh & Telengana, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka) in addition to Punjab, Delhi, Jammu & Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Chandigarh, Uttarakhand, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland and Andaman & Nicobar Islands.

 

Noteworthy that Honda has gained a quantum leap of India’s love and trust in only 6 years.

Honda’s market leadership has exponentially grown from just 1 state & 1 Union Territory in 2011 (Arunachal Pradesh and Goa) to 15 States and 2 Union Territories in 2017.

While expanding leadership, Honda fires all cylinders in the rest of India

In the other big demand states of India, Honda continues to outperform and sales are increasing double the speed of two-wheeler industry in the past 6 years.

Honda leads the growth in rest of India!

State / U.T

Industry growth

Honda growth

Uttar Pradesh

12%

24%

Rajasthan

7%

22%

Madhya Pradesh

8%

22%

West Bengal

15%

34%

Bihar

17%

31%

Odisha

14%

35%

Haryana

6%

21%

Jharkhand

15%

39%

Chattisgarh

9%

28%

Source: SIAM (April to September, 2017 vs. 2011)

Honda wins heart of half of India!

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State / U.T

Market share

1

Maharashtra

43%

2

Andhra P. + Telengana

33%

3

Tamil Nadu

30%

4

Gujarat

46%

5

Karnataka

35%

6

Kerala

41%

7

Punjab

36%

8

Delhi

29%

9

Uttarakhand

43%

10

Jammu & Kashmir

36%

11

Himachal Pradesh

33%

12

Goa

57%

13

Chandigarh

57%

14

Manipur

59%

15

Arunachal Pradesh

46%

16

Andaman & Nicobar

52%

17

Nagaland

31%

Source : SIAM (April to September, 2017)

About the author

Parichay Malvankar

Parichay Malvankar

Founder, owner and editor-in-chief of www.Shifting-Gears.com; a born gearhead, nothing apart from a set of wheels gets his pulse racing.