Isuzu India rolls out 10,000th vehicle
Isuzu Motors India Private Limited (IMI) rolled out the 10,000th vehicle from its factory in Sri City, Andhra Pradesh. The company rolled-out a Isuzu D-Max V-Cross from its assembly line marking the milestone and commitment to the Indian market. The plant which went operational from April 2016 has been producing Isuzu D-Max V-Cross - India’s first adventure utility vehicle, Isuzu mu-X, a 7-seater, full-size family SUV in the personal segment and Isuzu D-Maz S-Cab and regular cab models for the commercial segment.
IMI crossed the cumulative sale of 10,000 units in March 2018 which includes the models that were manufactured at Hindustan Motors facility near Chennai till early 2016. The Sri City plant is one of the key manufacturing hubs for Isuzu globally and has already begun exports to Nepal and Bhutan. The plant follows the highly regarded ‘Isuzu Manufacturing Management’ philosophy which translates into delivering quality across all products.
Naohiro Yamaguchi, Managing Director, Isuzu Motors India said, “The rollout of the 10,000th vehicle from Sri City marks an important milestone in the journey of Isuzu in India. It is a testimony of our commitment to India, and the trust the Indian customers have built on us and our products. It is just the beginning and we will continue to remain focussed on our core objectives of delivering value and quality through our products.”
Isuzu Motors Limited, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, is a global manufacturer of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, utility vehicles and diesel engines. With operations in 25 countries, selling in more than 100 countries worldwide, the company is a leader in pickups and utility vehicles in many markets. The company manufactures and sells over 6 lakh units annually, across the world.
IMI, a subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, Japan, was established in August 2012. Headquartered in Chennai, the company sells the popular Isuzu D-Max V-Cross – India’s First Adventure Utility Vehicle and the Isuzu mu-X, premium 7-seater SUV in the personal vehicle segment and variants of Isuzu D-Max pick-ups for the commercial segment.