Toyota, Honda among best-selling car makers in March

Toyota Vietnam and Honda Vietnam posted the best car sales in March among members of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers Associations (VAMA) though both reported year-on-year drops in this regard.

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Among VAMA members, Toyota Vietnam and Honda Vietnam enjoyed the best car sales in March (Photo: VNA)

Toyota Vietnam said it sold 5,143 automobiles, excluding Lexus, in March, down 44% from the same period last year.

In particular, it recorded 3,543 domestically assembled vehicles sold, including Toyota Vios (2,293 units, down 28% year on year), Toyota Innova (544 units, down 68%), Toyota Corolla Altis (226 units, down 19%), and Toyota Fortuner (656 units, down 19%).

Meanwhile, the sales of imported completely built vehicles last month reached 1,600, including 420 Toyota Camry units (up 14% year on year).

According to Honda Vietnam, it handed over 1,968 automobiles to buyers in March, rising 40% from the previous month but still falling 27% from the same period last year.

Its best-selling model was Honda CR-V with 564 units sold, accounting for 29% of the total, followed by Honda City with 476 units, 24%.

Among VAMA members and TC Motor, a brand of Hyundai Thanh Cong, Toyota Vietnam ranked first in car sales last month, followed by TC Motor (5,086 units) and Honda Vietnam.