Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI)
In the comparable period last fiscal, Honda sold 8,74,852 units as against Bajaj Auto’s 11,28,425 units. The market king Hero MotoCorp continued its hold on the segment selling of 33,44,292 units in the first of the fiscal as against 30,34,504 units in previous year, a growth of 10.2 per cent.
In the scooter segment, the company has lost its second position to Chennai based rival
Royal Enfield was the another major gainer in the motorbike segment, which sold a total of 3,78,304 units in the first half of FY18 as against 3,07,150 units in the previous year, up 23.17 per cent
Suzuki India was a major gainer in the scooter segment , which sold a total of 2,02,771 units as comparable to 1,25,318 units in the corresponding period last fiscal, up 61.0 per cent, as per Society of Indian Automobile Manufactures (SIAM) data and it is now the 5th largest player in the segment after Yamaha Motors which sold 2,26,249 scooters during the period as against 2,38,241 units in the year-ago period, down 5 per cent.