Maruti Suzuki India beats Japanese parent with this achievement, sets record!
India became the fastest country to reach 20 million units in just 34 years and 5 months since starting production in December 1983. Not only this, India also becomes the second nation after Japan where Suzuki has reached this milestone. Thereby, Maruti has overtaken Suzuki, which took all of 45 years and 9 months to reach this mark in Japan.
Suzuki’s automobile production in India started in December 1983 with its first model, the Maruti 800 by Maruti Udyog, which is the former company of the present Maruti Suzuki. Image source: Reuters