India’s leading car manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India Limited, previously known as Maruti Udyog Limited is a subsidiary of Japanese automaker Suzuki Motor Corporation. Maruti Suzuki began operations in India in 1981 and commenced production after two years in 1983. With the highest market share in the Indian automotive industry, MSI has a strong-hold in the thriving market. Commonly known as Maruti, the company has a diverse range of products in its line-up including hatchbacks, sedans, SUVs, MPVs and vans. Apart from domestic sales, the company also exports its cars to preeminent overseas markets like European auto markets. The company has two manufacturing units as of now, one is located in Gurgaon and the other is located in Manesar. Maruti Suzuki India’s iconic model, Maruti 800 was rolled out from its Gurgaon facility which has an annual production capacity of 9 lakh cars. Spread across 600 acres, the Manesar facility has 3 fully-integrated plants with a collective annual production capacity of 5.5 lakh cars. Maruti’s popular model Alto continues to rule budget segment, with production exceeding over 3 million units, the model has surpassed Maruti’s legendary car 800. With maximum number of hatchbacks in its product portfolio, Maruti cars are popular among budget buyers, although, the company has set up segregate dealership network called NEXA for its premium range.