Since 2017 as many as five big names, mostly US automakers, have wound up from the Indian market, citing poor sales.
Data released by FADA showed three-wheeler registrations were up by 83 per cent with 27,904 registrations in July 2021 compared to 15,244 in July 2020.
Passenger vehicle retail sales rose to 1,84,134 units last month against 85,733 units in May this year as the COVID-19 situation improved across the country.
The first nine days of June have seen better than expected retails due to pent-up demand which was there in the system when states started implementing the lockdown
As for April 2021, FADA said since India was under complete lockdown in April 2020 and not a single vehicle could be sold, a year-on-year comparison is not possible.