2022 sees sale of 6L new vehicles in Delhi, 32% jump since last year

NEW DELHI: The yr 2022 saw the sale of over six lakh new autos in the countrywide capital, registering an increase of 32% in comparison to 2021.
Although a complete of 6,05,905 automobiles had been registered in Delhi among January 1 and December 30 this yr with an common each day sale of 1,665, the yr 2021 noticed a total of 4,59,231 private, passenger and cargo vehicles rolling out on the town roadways.
Due to a press by the Delhi federal government that introduced a devoted EV coverage in August 2020 and strengthened its community charging method, the metropolis witnessed a sale of 61,150 electrical vehicles, which constituted 10.1% of the whole car sale this 12 months. In 2021, 25,816 EVs were registered in Delhi, which was 5.6% of the overall vehicles registered in that yr. The car or truck sale in the present calendar year was a great deal higher than earlier two decades, but it failed to touch the pre-pandemic mark of 6,41,413 registered in 2019.
Officials, even so, claimed that the yr 2018 was the best 12 months in conditions of auto sales with 7,26,830 new cars rolling out in the town among January 1 and December 31 with an average every day amount of 1,991. Although the two-wheeler sale in 2022 went up by a staggering 34% vis-à-vis 2021, the selection of autos registered this yr increased by 25% in comparison to the prior calendar year.
Not only non-public, industrial cars much too witnessed a huge advancement in income in 2022 in comparison to very last calendar year. When 43,452 commercial ‘transport’ motor vehicles ended up registered in Delhi past calendar year, the quantity swelled to 61,139 this 12 months, registering an maximize of around 40% in the sale among January 1 and December 30. The industrial transport automobiles contain buses, cabs, goods carriers, e-rickshaws, three-wheelers, ambulances and fire tenders between other individuals.
The highest variety of automobiles ended up bought in October, which is regarded as an auspicious month, with 76,228 new sets of wheels hitting the highway in Delhi. The range arrived down to 62,512 in November, the next ideal thirty day period in conditions of sales of vehicles in 2022. Even so, the sale of autos arrived down dramatically in December, with just 39,846 private and commercial cars registered by the transport office of the Delhi government.
“Fewer men and women like to obtain private autos in December as they believe that that their cars and trucks or two-wheelers would be regarded a 12 months old within just a span of 1 month. December has generally been the worst thirty day period in terms of registration of new vehicles,” stated a Delhi governing administration formal.
In 2021, the month of November had recorded the most important spike in auto product sales, throughout the festive year.
When the price of growth of CNG (industrial) and CNG/Petrol (personal autos) remained on a par with the full variety of motor vehicles offered in the metropolis, Delhiites seem to have caught the fancy of petrol hybrid automobiles this calendar year. In comparison to 2021, when 6,328 petrol/hybrid automobiles registered in Delhi, there was an maximize of 105% in product sales with 12,980 this kind of automobiles purchased by the people of the city.
The dip in motor vehicle revenue in the past two yrs experienced also influenced revenue era for the Delhi authorities. But many thanks to the large range of automobiles offered in Delhi this yr, the govt managed to acquire Rs 2,476 crore in 2022 in comparison to Rs 1,778 crore in 2021 and Rs 1,304 crore in 2020. In 2019, the government had gathered 1,770 crore from the transportation sector. The amount incorporates not just the motor auto tax, which is the most significant ingredient, but also from a variety of forms of fee, which include registration and transfer of motor vehicles, fitness and permit payment from professional group of autos, fee in the direction of issuance of driving licence amid other people.