Chennai : Navratri 2022 did not give sleepless nights to the automobile dealers as sales went up by 57 percent compared to the corresponding period in 2021, said the Federation of Automobile Dealers Association ( FADA ).
According to FADA, when compared to Navratri 2019, sales during the current year went up by 16 percent.
For the first time, FADA is releasing Navratri Auto Retail figures. Overall retails increased by a massive 57 percent compared to Navratri 21.
All categories also showed extremely high growth with two / three wheelers, commercial/passenger vehicles, and tractors sales increasing by 52 percent, 115 percent, 48 percent, 70 percent, and 58 percent respectively, its President Manish Raj Singhania said.
According to him, the Navratri retails clearly shows that customers were back in showrooms after a gap of three years. In fact, two – wheeler category which was continuously showing weakness when compared to pre-Covid months, also registered single-digit growth.