TVS Motor Co. records highest ever two wheeler sales of 15,28,214 units in 2006-07
Total motorcycle sales for the year record 15% growth
Records highest ever exports, crosses 1 lakh mark in 2006-07
Hosur, April 2, 2007: TVS Motor Company has closed the financial year
2006-07 with 15% growth in the sale of motorcycles. The motorcycles
sales recorded 9,24,813 units in the financial year 2006-07 compared to
8,06,708 units 2005-06.
The total two wheeler sales witnessed 14% growth by clocking 15,28,214
units compared to 13,42,204 units recorded in the previous financial
year. This represents the highest volumes ever in the history of TVS
Motor Company both in motorcycles as well as in the overall two-wheeler
The Company's scooter sales recorded 2,58,888 units in the financial
year 2006-07 compared to 2,45,276 units in 2005-06, recording a growth
On the export front too, TVS Motor Company registered its highest ever
sales, clocking 1,03,013 units in the financial year 2006-07 compared to
79,679 units last year, at a growth of 29%.
In the month of March 2007, the motorcycle sales recorded 73,239 units
compared to 83,896 in March 2006. The total two wheelers units sold in
March 2007 were at 1,28,207 units compared to 1,28,857 units recorded
last year. The company's March 2007 total two wheelers sales saw an
increase of 7% over its February 2007 performance.
The company, during March 07, launched StaR Sport, a new and compact
styled motorcycle for the economy segment. The initial response to StaR
Sport has been very encouraging and together with StaR City the company
will increase its market share in the segment. The coming year will see
a spate of new launches that will spur the sales further.
In scooters, TVS Scooty clocked 20,297 units of sales in March 2007
compared to 17,410 units in the previous year.
In exports, the company recorded 8,508 units in March 2007 compared to
6,032 units recorded last year, at a growth of 41%.