Maruti Udyog Limited, a subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation of Japan, has been the leader of the Indian car market for about two decades. Its manufacturing plant, located some 25 km south of New Delhi in Gurgaon, has an installed capacity of 3,50,000 units per annum, with a capability to produce about half a million vehicles. The company has a portfolio of 11 brands Maruti tops customer satisfaction according to the J.D. Power Asia Pacific India Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) Study.
1. Maruti Udyog Limited (MUL) was established in Feb 1981 through an Act of Parliament, to meet the growing demand of a personal mode of transport caused by the lack of an efficient public transport system. 3. Suzuki Motor Company was chosen from seven prospective partners worldwide. • A license and a Joint Venture agreement was signed between Government of India and Suzuki Motor Company (now Suzuki Motor Corporation of Japan) in Oct 1982.
• • • • • • • • • • • 1st vehicle produced, December 1983 1,00,000 vehicles produced by August, 1986 5,00,000 vehicles produced by June, 1990 10,00,000 vehicles produced by March, 1994 15,00,000 vehicles produced by April, 1996 20,00,000 vehicles produced by October, 1997 25,00,000 vehicles produced by March, 1999 30,00,000 vehicles produced by June, 2000 35,00,000 vehicles produced by December 2001 40,00,000 vehicles produced by April, 2003 45,00,000 vehicles produced by April, 2006
Maruti 800 Maruti 800 STD BS III Maruti 800 AC BS III Omni 5 seater Omni 8 seater Omni LPG Omni Maruti Alto Alto Lx Alto Lxi Maruti Zen Maruti Zen Lx Maruti Zen Lxi Maruti Zen Vxi
Wagon R WagonR Lx WagonR Lxi Versa 5 seater 8 seater Maruti Esteem Maruti Esteem Lxi Maruti Esteem Vxi Baleno Baleno Sedan Vxi Baleno Sedan Lxi
Maruti Swift Swift Lx Swift Lxi Grand Vitara Grand Vitara Lxi Grand Vitara Vxi
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