Maruti Suzuki India Ltd was established in 1981. A joint venture agreement was signed between the Government of India and Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC), Japan in 1982. The Company became a subsidiary of SMC in 2002.
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd Profile
Maruti Suzuki India Limited is a public limited company incorporated in India, listed on the
Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the National Stock Exchange (NSE). The address of its registered office is #1, Nelson Mandela Road, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi – 110070.
The Company is a subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan. The principal activities of the Company and its subsidiaries are manufacturing, purchase and sale of motor vehicles, components and spare parts. The other activities of the Company comprise facilitation of pre-owned car sales, fleet management and car financing.
In terms of production volume and sales, the Company is now SMC’s largest subsidiary. SMC currently holds 56.37% of its equity stake. It is a public limited company and its shares are traded at the National Stock Exchange (NSE) and the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
- MARUTI SUZUKI ARENA – 2,413 Showrooms
- NEXA – 380 Showrooms
- 16,025 regular employees
- 1,457,861 vehicles sold
The Company Has 2 manufacturing facilities in Haryana and 1 manufacturing facility in Gujarat, managed by Suzuki Motor Gujarat. The Company has integrated Research and
Development (R&D) centre at Rohtak in Haryana has state-of-the-art facilities for development, testing, and evaluation of products.
• ₹ 6,259 million R&D investment
• R&D facility at Gurugram and Rohtak, India supported by SMC, Japan
• 1,889 R&D engineers
The Company widened its service network in India to 4,044 service workshops across 2,014 cities and catered to over 17 million customers in FY 2020-21. The Company exported 96,139 vehicles registering in FY 2019-20.
The Company-pioneered Auto Gear Shift (AGS) technology is equipped with an intelligent electric-hydraulic shift-control actuator that automatically performs clutch and shift operations and allows users to experience the futuristic two-pedal technology.
Additionally, features such as start assist and creep system help in stop-go traffic and parking manoeuvres, while kick down function helps meet sudden acceleration demands. AGS provides the same convenience as that of automatic transmission with 50% lesser cost, 30% lighter weight and improved fuel economy.
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd Production Capacity
The Company has two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities located in Gurugram and Manesar in Haryana, capable of producing ~1.5 million units per annum. Highly efficient and lean manufacturing processes, together with a skilled and motivated workforce, enable manufacturing of reliable and quality products.
Suzuki Motor Gujarat Private Limited (SMG), a subsidiary of SMC, was set up in Hansalpur, Gujarat to cater to the increasing market demand for the Company’s products and has been operational since 2017. In April 2021, the 3rd manufacturing plant, with an annual production capacity of 0.25 million units was made operational.
With this new capacity addition, the annual production capacity at SMG reached to 0.75 million units The Company is responsible for the sales and distribution of units produced at the SMG facility in Gujarat.
Product Portfolio of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd
Here is the List of Cars and Product Portfolio of Maruti Suzuki India Limited
The popular hatchback and one of the best-selling cars in India. Baleno has more than 9 lakh happy customers, and is the fastest-selling car in India to reach this coveted milestone. It has also consistently featured in the top 5 best selling cars in India for the last 4 years.
The Multipurpose Utility Vehicle is known for its style and comfort and one of the most-liked cars in its segment. XL6 by using Smart Hybrid technology is committed in providing sustainable mobility solutions.
The vehicle that heralded the entry of Maruti Suzuki in the Mid-SUV segment. Aptly positioned as the ‘Refined SUV’, S-Cross not only enthuses customers with its sophistication and power but also is committed in providing sustainable mobility solutions using Smart Hybrid technology.
The hatchback with Urban design and SUV like styling, designed for the tough Urban Roads with an imposing design and superior driving capabilities.
The sedan admired for its elegance was the fastest to reach the landmark sales figure of
100,000 in its segment. Ciaz, by using Smart Hybrid technology, is committed in providing
sustainable mobility solutions.
India’s highest selling compact SUV, the Vitara Brezza, took the segment by storm ever since its launch. Admired for its bold design and imposing presence, Vitara Brezza has captured the hearts of auto experts and customers alike. Brezza features in top 10 best selling cars in India
Introduced in 2012, Ertiga created a unique segment and became India’s highest selling multi-purpose Utility Vehicle in no time. The 2nd generation Ertiga, positioned as ‘Technology meets Style’, was introduced with Smart Hybrid technology. Ertiga continues to remain the market leader in its segment.
Introduced in 1999 as a tall boy hatchback, Wagon-R is one of the most popular cars in the country. It has been ranked in the top 5 best selling cars in India consecutively
for last 15 years. The 3rd generation Wagon-R is also the highest selling CNG car in India.
Introduced in 2008, Dzire is the most admired and the highest selling sedan in the country. The 3rd generation Dzire continues to excite the customers and is also among the the top 5 best selling cars in the country.
Introduced in 2005, Swift is one of the most loved hatchbacks in the country and has created a glorious legacy with unmatched driving experience, great customer fan following, acceptance and delight. Swift is the highest selling car in its segment. The 3rd generation Swift became India’s highest selling car in FY 2020-21.
Introduced in 2000, Alto is one of the most iconic hatchbacks in the country. Within a few years of launch, Alto became the highest selling car in the country. The 2nd generation Alto, aptly positioned as ‘Desh ki Shaan’, (pride of the nation) is the car of choice for over 4 million customers in India.
The hatchback with SUVish design, youthfulness and energy that resonates with the ‘go-getters’ of India. S-presso is the 2nd highest selling car in its segment.
The versatile Van, has celebrated an iconic decade of its legacy in India. Eeco enjoys an undisputed leadership in the van segment and is also among the Top 10 selling cars in the country.
The nice slick van that is suitable for many urban applications. The variant is a part of the iconic versatile Van Eeco, which is among the top 10 best selling cars in the country. Eeco Cargo has proven to be perfect partner of growth for smart, hardworking and business segment customers.
Celerio and CelerioX
The popular hatchback that has been the pioneer in bringing the revolutionary Auto-gear shift technology in India, is aptly positioned as “Easy to Drive, Easy to Love” car.
With the introduction of Super Carry, the Company diversified its product offering and forayed in to the Light Commercial Vehicle segment. Aptly positioned as a “Powerful Mini-truck”, the brand has created a niche for itself within a short span and has become the second best-selling Mini-Truck. Super Carry is also available with factory-fitted S-CNG technology, thus, providing affordable and sustainable mobility solutions.