April 2023 Car Sales Analysis – 20 Top-Selling Cars | V3Cars

In this April 2023 cars sales analysis article, we’ll look at the YoY and MoM change for the 20 top-selling cars of April 2023. Using this data, we will also provide our observations and insights on the reasons for significant improvements or declines in sales, where relevant.

Top 20 Best Selling Cars

April 2023 - 20 Top-Selling Cars YoY Change

  • Mahindra’s Scorpio pair reported the best growth, with a gain of over 250% in terms of YoY comparison
  • The next best YoY performer in April 2023 was the Maruti Suzuki Swift, with around over 110% gains
  • The Swift was the best-selling car in India in March 2023, with over 17,500 units sold in the month of March2023. But for the month of April, Maruti WagonR emerged as the best-selling car with over 20,000 units sold.
  • The top 11 best selling cars in April 2023 sold well over 10,000 units each.
  • Hyundai Grand i10 Nios was the top loser in the YoY comparison analysis with over 25% decline in numbers.
  • Maruti’s Eeco and Dzire lost sales by about 5% in the YoY comparison analysis for the month of April.
  • 9 out of 20 models on the top 20 bestselling list in April 2023 are from Maruti Suzuki, and in April of 2023, the top 3 spots were taken by Maruti cars
  • Hyundai had 4 cars and Tata had 3 cars in the April 2023 YoY top 20 performer’s list. Mahindra had just 2 models and Kia had 2 cars in the top 20 list.

20 TOP-SELLING CARS - APRIL 2023

YoY CHANGE

S.No.

Brand

Model

Apr 2023

Apr 2022

Change

%Change

Trend

1

Maruti Suzuki

WagonR

20,897

17,766

3,131

17.62

2

Maruti Suzuki

Swift

18,753

8,898

9,855

110.76

3

Maruti Suzuki

Baleno

16,180

10,938

5,242

47.92

4

Tata

Nexon

15,002

13,471

1,531

11.37

5

Hyundai

Creta

14,186

12,651

1,535

12.13

6

Maruti Suzuki

Brezza

11,836

11,764

72

0.61

7

Maruti Suzuki

Alto + K10

11,548

10,443

1,105

10.58

8

Tata

Punch

10,934

10,132

802

7.92

9

Maruti Suzuki

Eeco

10,504

11,154

-650

-5.83

10

Hyundai

Venue

10,342

8,392

1,950

23.24

11

Maruti Suzuki

Dzire

10,132

10,701

-569

-5.32

12

Kia

Sonet

9,744

5,404

4,340

80.31

13

Mahindra

Scorpio

9,617

2,712

6,905

254.61

14

Mahindra

Bolero

9,054

7,686

1,368

17.80

15

Maruti Suzuki

Fronx

8,784

-

8,784

-

-

16

Tata

Tiago

8,450

5,062

3,388

66.93

17

Maruti Suzuki

Grand Vitara

7,742

-

7,742

-

-

18

Kia

Seltos

7,213

7,506

-293

-3.90

19

Hyundai

Grand i10 Nios

6,839

9,123

-2,284

-25.04

20

Hyundai

i20

6,472

4,707

1,765

37.50

April 2023 - 20 Top-Selling Cars MoM Change

  • The Alto nameplate was the top-performer in terms of MoM comparison analysis for the month of April, with over 26% increase in dispatches as compared to March 2023.
  • The WagonR was the second best performer in the MoM comparison for the month of April, with a near 21% growth in sales.
  • 7 out of the top-20 selling cars in the list saw a MoM decline in dispatch numbers, which includes names like Brezza which was the top losing car MoM comparison with a decline of 27%.
  • Maruti launched the B2-segment SUV Fronx in April and it is already in the top-15 selling cars list with 8,784 units sold in its first month in the market. 
  • Brezza was followed by the Hyundai Grand Nios i10, which saw a decline of 26% in MoM comparison for April.

20 TOP-SELLING CARS - APRIL 2023

MoM CHANGE

S.No.

Brand

Model

Apr 2023

Mar 2023

Change

%Change

Trend

1

Maruti Suzuki

WagonR

20,897

17,305

3,592

20.76%

2

Maruti Suzuki

Swift

18,753

17,559

1,194

6.80%

3

Maruti Suzuki

Baleno

16,180

16,168

12

0.07%

4

Tata

Nexon

15,002

14,769

233

1.58%

5

Hyundai

Creta

14,186

14,026

160

1.14%

6

Maruti Suzuki

Brezza

11,836

16,227

-4,391

-27.06%

7

Maruti Suzuki

Alto + K10

11,548

9,139

2,409

26.36%

8

Tata

Punch

10,934

10,894

40

0.37%

9

Maruti Suzuki

Eeco

10,504

11,995

-1,491

-12.43%

10

Hyundai

Venue

10,342

10,024

318

3.17%

11

Maruti Suzuki

Dzire

10,132

13,394

-3,262

-24.35%

12

Kia

Sonet

9,744

8,677

1,067

12.30%