Top 10 Bikes Oct 2022 – Splendor, Shine, Pulsar, Apache, Classic

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Hero Splendor was the most sold motorcycle in India in October 2022 with 2,61,721 units as against 2,67,821 units with a YoY drop of 2.2 per cent

In the month of October 2022, Hero MotoCorp’s Splendor finished on top of the motorcycle sales standings with 2,61,721 units as against 2,67,821 units during the same period last year with a YoY negative growth of 2.2 per cent. The Honda CB Shine was the second most sold motorcycle in India last month with a total of 1,30,916 units.

This when compared to the corresponding period in 2021 with 1,13,554 units, a YoY positive volume growth of 15.2 per cent was noted. The Bajaj Pulsar is one of the highly popular nameplates in India and the range could be expanded with the addition of a new model in the coming days but nothing has been made official yet.

The Pulsar posted a domestic tally of 1,13,870 units last month as against 86,500 units during the same period twelve months ago with a YoY positive sales increase of 31.6 per cent. Another entry-level motorcycle from Hero MotoCorp, the HF Deluxe, recorded a total of 78,076 units as against 1,64,311 units during the same period in 2021.

Top 10 Bikes (YoY) Oct 2022 Sales Oct 2021 Sales
1. Hero Splendor (-2.2%) 2,61,721 2,67,821
2. Honda CB Shine (15.2%) 1,30,916 1,13,554
3. Bajaj Pulsar (31.6%) 1,13,870 86,500
4. Hero HF Deluxe (-52.4%) 78,076 1,64,311
5. Bajaj Platina (-31.1%) 57,842 84,019
6. TVS Apache (3%) 40,988 39,799
7. Honda Unicorn (352%) 31,986 7,077
8. Hero Passion (81%) 31,964 17,666
9. RE Classic 350 (61%) 31,791 19,728
10. Hero Glamour (10%) 28,335 25,663

In comparison, the HF Deluxe posted a YoY sales de-growth of 52.4 per cent. The Bajaj Platina finished in the fifth position with 57,842 units as against 84,019 units in October 2021 with a YoY volume drop of 31.1 per cent. In the second half of the table, TVS Motor Company’s Apache series finished in the sixth position.

It garnered a total of 40,988 unit sales as against 39,799 units during the same month last year with a YoY positive growth of 3 per cent. Honda’s Unicorn finished in the seventh position with 31,986 units as against 7,077 units in October 2021 with a YoY surge of 352 per cent. The Hero Passion slotted in at eighth with 31,964 units.

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This when compared to the same period in 2021 with 17,666 units, a YoY growth of 81 per cent was registered. The Royal Enfield Classic 350 ended up ninth with 31,791 units as against 19,728 units with a YoY growth of 61 per cent while the Hero Glamour rounded out the top ten with 28,335 units.