New Delhi: The country’s second largest two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto has reported 8.22 per cent increase in motorcycle sales in December 2011 at 2,63,699 units -- the highest monthly sales of the company.

The company had sold 2,43,675 units of motorcycles in the corresponding month previous year, Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) said in a statement on Monday.

Total vehicle sales during last month stood at 3,05,690 units compared to 2,76,803 units in the same period a year ago, a growth of 10.44 per cent.

Exports stood at 1,19,708 units in December 2011 as against 95,388 units in December 2010, a jump of 25.50 per cent, BAL said.

Commercial vehicle sales witnessed growth of 26.75 per cent at 41,991 during the month against 33,128 in the year-ago period, the statement said.

(Agencies)