Reviving agriculture and manufacturing is the new government’s key challenge.
Maruti Suzuki is the biggest car maker in India by a large margin, and has been for a long time now.
The partnership will see Petronas gain access to Maruti Suzuki’s entire sales and service network.
The Ciaz has already received over 10,000 bookings since September 3, said Maruti’s MD Kenichi Ayukawa.
The Ciaz will be taking the fight against the Honda City, which is by and large the favorite in the segment.
Last year marked a period of lull for the country’s top carmaker Maruti Suzuki…
A lower weight vehicle has better acceleration, better braking and better handling.
Stating India has the potential to become the biggest car manufacturer…
A career Maruti executive, Srivastava had joined the company straight after an MBA from IIM-Ahmedabad in the late eighties.
Sales of Maruti’s entry level cars saw considerable movement, with the Alto sales picking up sharply since April.
Move to insulate company from being exposed to variation in exchange rate.
Among rivals, the City currently sells about 7,000 units a month and the Verna does about 3,000.
Designed largely in Japan, the Ciaz is being pitched as the most fuel-efficient car in India.
Maruti Dzire Tour sales were up 114.2 per cent at 1,328 units as against 520 units in August ’13.
This new model went onto sale in international markets last year itself.