The invention of wheel was one of the most blizzard discovery of humans. Soon or later he realized that he can modify it and use it for his betterment. Thus humans began to produce tires from various materials to have them long-lasting. And with the advent of engines, various types of vehicles were produced and that included cars too.
Cars are the most convenient mode of transportation and it is designed according to the need of the people. In India, Car manufacturing industry was pioneered by Sanjay Gandhi, who introduced Maruthi Suzuki in the country to provide cars even to the lower-classes of people. India, now has been producing some of the world-class, affordable cars. Not only production, India has one of the highest numbers of cars in the world. Some of the Indian car manufacturing companies are widey recognized in rest of the world. In India, we have a lot of automobile companies in the market. Day-by-day, the number of cars is increasing on road and that has led to some serious environmental concerns.
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Anyhow, here are the top 10 Car manufacturing companies in India that have recorded highest sales in the country:
10. GENERAL MOTORS – CHEVROLET:
This brand is an American multinational automobile manufacturing company General motors. There are about 13 brands in more than 120 countries. This company is world’s largest automobiles manufacturing company by sales. The car models produced by this company are Spark, Beat, Sail, Tavera, Enjoy and many more.
This company RENAULT was started in India in the year 2005 and now it is ranked as one of the best car manufacturing company. The headquarters of this company is at oragadam, Chennai. The world famous model of this company is its Brain child duster. Other cars by this company are Fluency, koleos, pulse, and the scala. Thus this company is ranked as 9th top Indian car manufacturing company.
8. MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA:
The company MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA is one of the greatest manufacturing company in this country. It is considered as the second Indian manufacturing company. This company was started in the year 1945. The headquarters of this company is located at Mumbai. They are the producers of leading cars in the market. It is also known for its best production of SUVs.
VOLKSWAGEN is a German international car manufacturing company which produces world class cars with ultra-modern designs and with latest technology. This stands in the 7th position in the list. The company which works in India is known as VOLKSWAGEN India. They produce superior cars like polo, cento, Jetta and other.
6. TATA MOTORS:
This company is a part of the Tata group. This company was launched in the year 1945. Right now it is one of the leading automobile producers in the country. They are expertise in making high end cars under low price and also with great efficiency. They are also indulged in making trucks, buses, and other forms of vehicles. Thus is stands in the sixth position in the list.
Honda is a Japanese company and the subsidiary company in India is called Honda cars India Limited. This was first launched in India in the year 1995 and right now a great producer of the cars in India. They are expertise in manufacturing of products such as power equipment, engine, and solar cells. Mountain bikes and ATV. Thus this stands in 5 th place in the list.
This is an international company and this produces all highly sophisticated cars. This company was founded in the year 1903. This company is the largest car making company in the world. The manufacturing unit is present at maraimalai Nagar, near Chennai, the capacity of this places is about 1.6 lac cars. They include classic, figo, endeavor, fiesta, Eco sport.
This is an international company which is leading producer of the cars. It is a Japanese multinational corporation. This company was initiated in the year 1937. They are known for their high end products. TOYOTA made its debt in India in the year 1997 as Toyota Kirloskar motors. The cars produced by them are Liva, Etios, Etios Cross, Corolla Altis, Qualis, Fortuner etc.
This company is one of the oldest companies and still going on. The company was founded in the year 1947 and it is an international company which has its headquarters located at the captivity of South Korea, Seoul. They are India’s second largest car manufacturers and very popular. They have been successfully producing a huge variety of cars from four seater to eight seaters. The famous models are Eon, i10, grand, i20, Verna and many other. They are doing very well in the past ten year history.
1. MARUTI SUZUKI:
This is one of the old companies which expertise in the field of production of cars. They were founded in the 1981. The headquarters of this company is located at New Delhi and this company is a public type company. The number of employees now working for this company is 6903. The establishment of this company was done during 1981. This company became extremely famous or their wonderful cars such as Alto , 800, Omni, Estilo, Swift Dzire, Vitara Brezza. The total annual production capacity of this company is about 14, 50,000.
Thus, this was the list of top ten car manufacturing companies in India by 2017, that are immensely popular and widely recognized in all over the world.