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According to data from Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers, the company's entry-level car Alto topped the list, selling 22,237 units in August.
The spike in fuel prices, coupled with falling rupee value, has forced many automakers including the country’s largest PV maker Maruti Suzuki to increase the prices of their vehicles by 2-3 per cent.
Car sales declined 1.03 per cent to 1,96,847 units last month as against 1,98,892 units in August last year, according to data released by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.
The sales riding on a robust growth of utility vehicles which posted the second highest ever monthly volume.
Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined marginally to 2,79,837 units in October from 2,80,677 units in the same month last year.