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The company had sold 48,910 units in the same month last year, HMIL said in a statement.
Market leader Maruti Suzuki saw a 8.3 per cent growth at 144,761 units while Hyundai witnessed a 29 per cent jump at 51,600 units.
The electric car maker’s sales in China of $6.66 billion last year accounted for about a fifth, or 21% of the $31.54 billion total.
After several years of rapid growth, Tesla’s sales in the United States appear to have slowed in 2020, partly as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, according to fresh data on new-car registrations.
New models will help electric vehicle sales in China zoom this year, after tepid business in a virus-riddled 2020, and analysts predict Tesla’s Model Y pricing will emerge as a major disruptor in the world’s biggest car market.
The Dearborn automaker on Wednesday reported sales for last month of 149,931, down from 189,562 last November. Retail sales, meanwhile, were down 16.7%.
Toyota, Subaru, and Hyundai saw sales declines, but those results don’t necessarily mean the sales recovery is stalling, given a low number of selling days in November.
Ford Motor Co.’s U.S. sales fell 6.1% in October, dragged down in part by a factory overhaul to produce the redesigned version of its top-selling F-150 pickup.