Orders for new Bugatti models in North America were seven times higher in the first half of the year than they were in the same period in 2020.
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.
Lithium used in batteries found in brine already pumped by oil operations.
Toyota Kirloskar Motor’s total domestic wholesales stood at 11,126 units in January 2021, in comparison to 5,804 units in the year-ago month.
Toyota said on Thursday its group-wide global sales fell 11.3% to 9.528 million vehicles in 2020. That compared with a 15.2 percent drop at Volkswagen to 9.305 million vehicles.
General Motors said its vehicle sales in the U.S fell 12 percent in 2020, but increased 5 percent in the fourth quarter from the same period a year earlier.
Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) reported 17.8% increase in sales in December at 1,46,480 units as against 1,24,375 units in December 2019.
Elon Musk’s electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla will start selling cars in India in early 2021, said Nitin Gadkari.
Sales are up or down in December, depending on how you parse the data.