Maruti Suzuki India Limited, formerly known as Maruti Udyog Limited, is an automobile manufacturer in India. It is a 54.2%-owned subsidiary of Japanese automobile and motorcycle manufacturer Suzuki Motor Corporation. As of January 2017, it had a market share of 51% of the Indian passenger car market. The company is headquartered at New Delhi. In February 2012, the company sold its ten millionth (ten million = one crore) vehicle in India.
Today, Maruti Suzuki alone makes 1.5 million Maruti Suzuki family cars every year. That’s one car every 12 seconds. Maruti Suzuki drove up head and shoulders above every major global auto company. Yet MSIL story was not just about making a mark. It was about revolutionary cars that delivered great performance, efficiency and environment friendliness with low cost of ownership. MSIL encouraged millions of Indians to make driving a way of life.
A team of over 13200 dedicated and passionate professionals that turned out 18 car models with over 160 variants. The drive is backed up by a nationwide service network spanning over 1500 cities and towns and a sales network that spreads across 1471 cities, 2 state of art factories, which together turn out 15 lakh cars annually. And a commitment to make Indian roads safer through a network of training infrastructure that imparts driving skills.
In 2015 Maruti Suzuki launched NEXA, a new dealership format for its premium cars.
Maruti currently sells the Baleno ,Baleno RS, S-Cross, Ciaz and Ignis through NEXA outlets. S-Cross was the first car to be sold through NEXA outlets. Several new models will be added to both channels as part of the Company’s medium term goal of 2 million annual sales by 2020.