HSCI's Cumulative Sales for Jan - May '06 jumps 21.5%

June 1, 2006 New Delhi

New Delhi, June 01: Honda Siel Cars India Ltd, leading manufacturer of Premium Cars in India registered an increase of 21.5% in the cumulative domestic sales for the calendar year period January ’06 - May ’06, as compared with cumulative domestic sales during the corresponding period in the previous calendar year.

In terms of volumes, the cumulative domestic sales have jumped from 17,779 units during January - May 2005 to 21,596 units during January - May 2006.

HSCI’s domestic sales for the month of May clocked a growth of 18.4% in May 2006 over the corresponding month last year in 2005. The company sold a total of 4,152 units in May 2006 as against 3,507 units in May 2005.

Honda City ZX – the flagship model from HSCI, registered sales of 3,724 units. Honda Accord sold 263 units and the CR-V sales were 165 units in May 2006.