TVS Motor Company''s total two wheeler sales in July
2006 increased by 28 per cent to 121,462 units compared
to 101,359 units, during the same period last year.
The total two-wheeler growth stood at 20 per cent.
The motorcycle sales in July 2006 were higher at 68,335
units compared to 53,215 units during the year-ago period
largely due to the growing popularity of Apache and
TVS StaR brands across all markets.
According to the company, Apache has become the second-largest
brand in the premium segment and the company. The TVS
StaR brand too has achieved significant growth. During
the month it crossed the cumulative 800,000 unit mark.
TVS Scooty sales clocked 25,356 units in July 2006 as
against 24,244 units of July 2005. The brand continued
its market leadership in the sub-100 cc scooter segment.
TVS Motor exported 10,382 units in July 2006, the highest
ever export sales in a single month, reflecting a growth
of 15 per cent over the same period last year.