Honda’s Activa (an automatic scooter) became India’s highest selling two-wheeler of 2016 (for the 6 month period between January-June 2016) with a lead of over one lakh units over its nearest competition.
Gaining lead as the India’s most preferred two-wheeler for commuting, Activa’s domestic sales stood at 1,338,015 units in 2016 (January-June 2016) compared to 1,233,725 units in the same period of 2015. Activa added a phenomenal 197,295 units over last year in just six months to be on the top.
Yadvinder Singh Guleria, Senior Vice President – Sales & Marketing, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd said, “Activa today represents the metamorphosis of the society. The superior convenience, unisex appeal coupled with product features (increased mileage, style and technology) has converted millions from pillions to riders. Honda’s Activa has come to symbolise a remarkable blend of reliability, comfort & convenience, style and uncompromised performance. We thank our valued customers who have made Activa the most preferred choice of families for commuting in India. That’s what we call Activating the Nation.”