Tata Motors car sales up 35% in Dec

Mumbai, Jan 4 | Updated: Jan 5 2006, 05:47am hrs
Aided by a good response to its Drive away a millionaire discount scheme, Tata Motors clocked a 35.4% growth in passenger car sales during December 2005.

The company sold 13,037 cars in the said period, as compared to its December 2004 sales.

The company offered a discount scheme to commemorate the sales of a million cars after subsequent months of bad sales.

In the commercial vehicles segment, the company sold 18,730 units in December 2005, posting a 1.4% growth over the same month, the previous year.

Exports of cars and commercial vehicles were down by a marginal 0.7% during December 2005, at 3,831 vehicles as compared to 3,857 in December last year.