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India’s February Domestic Motor Vehicle Sales Details

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March 12 (Bloomberg) -- Following is the table for India’s February motor vehicle sales from the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers or SIAM in New Delhi.

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                              Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                              2012      2012      2011      2011      2011
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                        --------------Percent Change From Year Ago------------
Total Sales                  12.1%     12.2%      8.5%     22.2%     -1.1%
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Passenger vehicles           16.1%      8.9%      8.8%      8.3%    -20.3%
 Passenger cars              13.1%      7.2%      8.5%      7.0%    -23.8%
 Utility vehicles            30.0%     15.7%     25.5%     32.4%      0.4%
 Multi-purpose Vehicles      25.3%     14.2%    -11.6%     -8.3%    -17.6%
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Total commercial vehicle     18.7%     13.1%     14.5%     35.0%     18.5%
Medium & heavy vehicles       5.5%     12.6%      8.9%     18.9%     22.9%
 Buses                       43.2%     30.7%     35.9%     -9.9%    -23.2%
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                              Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                              2012      2012      2011      2011      2011
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                        --------------Percent Change From Year Ago------------
 Medium & heavy trucks        0.6%     10.0%      5.0%     23.9%     32.1%
Light commercial vehicle     31.0%     14.3%     19.1%     48.0%     15.3%
 Buses                       23.8%     -6.7%      9.4%     22.1%      5.2%
 Light trucks                31.8%     16.8%     20.1%     50.8%     16.7%
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2-wheel vehicles             12.0%     13.6%      8.5%     25.3%      2.0%
 Scooters                    28.0%     24.9%     16.2%     38.5%     12.1%
 Motorcycles                  8.0%     10.5%      7.3%     22.7%      0.7%
 Mopeds                      13.4%     19.4%      0.6%     18.9%     -9.6%
 Electric Two Wheelers         n/a       n/a       n/a       n/a       n/a
3-wheel vehicles            -13.6%     -3.5%     -3.4%      5.9%     -2.1%
 Passenger carriers         -14.9%     -3.0%     -2.6%      4.5%     -5.1%
 Goods carriers              -8.3%     -5.5%     -6.4%     11.8%     12.3%
                        -----------------Unadjusted Sales Level---------------
Total sales              1,533,474 1,481,435 1,413,709 1,489,714 1,441,594
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                              Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                              2012      2012      2011      2011      2011
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                        ----------Unadjusted Sales Level by Category----------
Passenger vehicles         269,841   252,113   207,316   217,281   183,142
 Passenger cars            211,402   196,013   159,325   171,131   138,521
 Utility vehicles           35,491    34,848    31,927    28,736    28,497
 Multi-purpose Vehicles     22,948    21,252    16,064    17,414    16,124
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Total commercial vehicle    76,891    69,589    72,192    66,264    61,800
Medium & heavy commercia    32,909    31,238    30,958    26,086    27,024
 Buses                       5,136     4,591     4,956     2,961     2,816
 Medium & heavy trucks      27,773    26,647    26,002    23,125    24,208
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Light commercial vehicle    43,982    38,621    41,234    40,178    34,776
 Buses                       4,114     3,380     3,617     3,260     3,696
 Light trucks               39,868    35,241    37,617    36,918    31,080
2-wheel vehicles         1,144,500 1,113,831 1,091,982 1,163,294 1,147,621
 Scooters                  237,374   224,839   218,974   229,309   211,360
 Motorcycles               838,193   825,887   807,829   869,070   879,883
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                              Feb.      Jan.      Dec.      Nov.      Oct.
                              2012      2012      2011      2011      2011
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                        ----------Unadjusted Sales Level by Category----------
 Mopeds                     68,933    63,105    65,179    64,915    56,378
 Electric Two Wheelers           0         0         0         0         0
3-wheel vehicles            42,242    45,632    42,219    42,875    49,031
 Passenger carriers         33,229    36,496    33,654    34,332    39,087
 Goods carriers              9,013     9,136     8,565     8,543     9,944
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SOURCE: Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.

To contact the reporter on this story: Manish Modi in New Delhi at mmodi6@bloomberg.net.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net.