Overall, Honda Activa scooter sales went up 65 per cent to 179,956 units in March 2014, compared to 108,815 units sold in March, 2013.
Activa is leading by a good margin of nearly 13,000 units over the second largest selling two-wheeler model in India, HMSI said in a statement.
Speaking on this milestone, Yadvinder S. Guleria, vice president, sales & marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India, said, We are excited that Honda Activa has once again become the highest selling two-wheeler of India in March14 after Sept13. This clearly indicates that Activa is exponentially getting acceptance as the most preferred choice of two-wheeler for commuting in the country.
Activa is now strongly making inroads in Tier-2 towns and beyond, he added.
Activa, launched in FY2001-02, has re-activated the ATSC market in the country.