HMSI currently has regular dealers selling scooters and motorcycles and there are also BigWing dealers selling high end motorcycles.
By: HT Auto Desk | Updated on: 02 Sep 2022, 1:00 PM
Archive photo of Honda CB300R and CB300F. Image used for representative purposes
Honda Motorcycles and Scooter India has released their sales figures for the month of August 2022. The manufacturer has reported a 7 percent growth in August 2022 compared to August last year. The company’s total shipments for August 2022 were 462,523 units, while shipments in August 2021 were 431,594 units. The manufacturer is excited when the holidays are approaching, because sales of such manufacturers usually increase during this period.
In August 2021, the sales figure stood at 401,480 units for domestic and 30,114 units for export. Both figures are up for August 2022 as the domestic sales figure is 423,216 units and the export figures 39,307 units.
Honda Motorcycles and Scooter India is gradually moving forward as they recently launched the CB300F. The new streetfighter motorcycle will only be sold through Honda’s BigWing dealers. Some special editions were also launched. The Activa got a Premium Edition, Dio’s Sports Edition was launched and Shine got a new Celebration Edition.
Honda is also expanding its BigWing dealerships to attract more customers. Two new dealers were opened in August, the first in Mira Bhayandar, Maharashtra, and the second in Azamgarh Uttar Pradesh.
The BigWing dealer currently has nine motorcycles. There are the recently launched CB300F, CB300R, H’ness CB350, CB350RS, CB500X, CB650R, CBR1000RR-R and Africa Twin.
The Honda dealers will continue to trade in scooters and motorcycles. The scooter lineup has Activa, Activa 125, Dio and Grazia. The motorcycle lineup consists of Hornet 2.0, X Blade, Unicorn, SP 125, Shine, Livo and CB110 Deluxe.
Honda India Foundation has also integrated the Institute of Driving Training and Research (IDTR) in Karnal (Haryana). This was done in collaboration with the government of Haryana. In addition, the company has also opened a Skill Enhancement Center in conjunction with the Government Industrial Training Institute (ITI). The new center is located in Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh.
Date of first publication: 01 Sep 2022, 20:46 IST