WagonR: Maruti Suzuki is set to steer its third brand into 2 million club

The numbers convey a sense of the contribution that WagonR makes to Maruti Suzuki

WagonR, Maruti Suzuki

Reaching a sales milestone of two million units is a feat for any car, especially in a market like India where annual sales are just about three million units. No wonder then that only three vehicles in the passenger car segment have been able to cross this landmark. All the three vehicles belong to Maruti Suzuki, which now sits on a 50 per cent market share. After Maruti800 and Alto, it is now WagonR’s turn to enter this club. And in 2017, even as auto majors rush in with premium brands aimed at the high end of the Indian market, the number of customers buying into a brand that ...