Yamaha sales up in May

Yamaha India Motor has registered 17% growth in sales during May 2010 as compared to the corresponding period last year. It sold 25,033 units in May 2010 as against 21,388 units sold in May 2009.

In domestic markets, Yamaha sold 17,614 units in May 2010 as compared to 16,952 units in the same month last year. The export figures stood at 7,419 units in May 2010 while 4,436 units were exported in May 2009.

We have been receiving a tremendous response from Indian and overseas markets across all product segments. We are particularly impressed with the response we are receiving for entry level YBR 110 and refreshed FZ16 & FZ-S deluxe segment bikes and which have helped in increasing our sales numbers. In domestic markets, we will continue with our focus on dealer network expansion to further augment our sales in the coming months”, said Mr. Koji Arai, Director & Chief Sales Officer, India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd.

Presently, its Yamaha‘sproduct portfolio includes VMAX (1,679cc), MT01 (1,670cc), YZF-R1 (998cc), Fazer (153cc), FZ-S (153cc), FZ16 (153cc), YZF-R15 (150cc), Gladiator Type SS & RS (125cc), YBR 110 (106cc), G5 (106cc), Alba (106cc) and Crux (106cc).