Sales of JLR up 25%

Time 4:33 am, February 16, 2011

jaguar_2010_xj_blueTATA Motors Group – including Jaguar Land Rover – have announced their global wholesale figures for January 2011.

The group sold 98,998 vehicles in January 2011 – a growth of 16 per cent over January 2010, while cumulative sales for between April 2010 and January 2011 were 868,583 – and increase of 27 per cent compared to the same period in 2009-10.

Global sales of all commercial vehicles were up 14 per cent, and global sales of all passenger vehicles were 53,183 in January 2011, higher by 17 per cent.

However the biggest winner was Jaguar Land Rover whose sales rose by 25 per cent with 20,377 vehicles were sold. When broken down, it is revealed that 3,056 Jaguars and 17,321 Land Rover were sold representing a rise of 3 per cent and 30 per cent respectively.

Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover between April and January were 195,819 – higher by 28 per cent with sales of Jaguars totaling 46,008 and 149,811 Land Rover,s up by 17 per cent and 32 per cent respectively.

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