Maruti Suzuki CNG Cars: Maruti's witness 23% rise in CNG vehicles sales in 2014-15Also Read - Maruti Suzuki To Set Up New Plant In Sonipat, Gets Clearance From Haryana Govt

In the 2014-15 fiscal, MSI had posted its highest ever sales at 12,92,415 units, up 11.9 per cent from 11,55,041 units in 2013-14. The previous high was in 2010-11 fiscal, when the company had sold 12,71,005 units. The company's domestic sales during the 2014-15 fiscal stood at 11,70,702 units, up 11.1 per cent from 10,53,689 units in 2013-14 fiscal. The company offers six dual fuel (CNG + Petrol) models – Alto, Alto K-10, Celerio, Wagon R, Eeco and Ertiga. The CNG variants of Alto K-10 and Celerio were launched in 2014-15. Also Read - Maruti Suzuki October 2021 Domestic Sales Decline 32 Per Cent, Exports Rise 122 Per Cent

MSI said in cities like Delhi and Mumbai where distribution infrastructure is in place and CNG for automobiles is available almost 50 per cent sales of Wagon R, Eeco and Ertiga are accounted for by the CNG variants. The CNG is a cleaner fuel with negligible amount of particulate matter emission. Also Read - Maruti September 2021 Sales: Popular Models Suffer Major Decline, Only These Two Vehicles Witness Growth

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