Maruti Suzuki India Limited(MSIL)'s premium hatchback Baleno has race passed 200,000 unit sales in less than two years. Baleno has been averaging sales of over 10,000 units since its launch in October 2015.
The ‘Made in India’ Baleno has gained popularity worldwide for its liquid flow design, sophisticated styling, plush and roomy interiors, superior ride and handling and advanced safety features. Baleno achieved the 100,000 unit sales milestone in less than a year setting a record for being the top selling premium hatchback in India
Thanking customers on the occasion, Mr R S Kalsi, Executive Director, Marketing & Sales, Maruti Suzuki said “ Baleno was developed keeping in mind the tastes and requirement of global customers. It has disrupted the premium hatchback segment by not only dominating it but also expanding it multi-fold. While setting new benchmarks in design and technology, Baleno has received an unimaginable response in India as well as several international markets. We are very humbled with the success of Baleno. We thank all our customers for their support and patience despite huge waiting for delivery on Baleno.”
Baleno is being exported to over 100 countries and is the first car from Maruti Suzuki being exported to Japan under Government’s “Make in India” mission. The car has been a performer even on the export front. Over 64,000 units of Baleno have been exported across the world including Japan, Australia, New Zealand and several parts of Europe and Latin America.