The recent launch of the redesigned Jazz (Fit) has given Honda Cars India (HCIL) a sales boost.

July volume rose 18% to 18,606 units.

Fiscal year to date sales rose 12% to 63,053 from 1 April to 31 July.

HCIL sales chief Jnaneswar Sen said: “We are extremely delighted to receive a great consumer response for the new Jazz.”

HCIL also exported 614 cars in July.