Maruti Suzuki India

  • Maruti to recall 103,000 cars for faulty fuel caps in India April 11, 2014

    Automaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd is to recall more than 103,000 of its Ertiga, Swift and Dzire vehicles to replace faulty fuel caps that could lead to fuel leaks in extreme cases. Maruti Suzuki dealers will contact the owners of all 103,311 affected vehicles - which include those made between November...
  • Maruti Suzuki India stops production of iconic Maruti 800 February 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: Bringing curtains down on the glorious saga of the Maruti 800 model, Maruti Suzuki India has stopped production of the iconic car brand that had been carrier for millions of Indian middle class families, since last month, said senior official of the auto maker on Friday. CV Raman, Executive Director...
  • Maruti sales down 10.7 per cent in November December 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Monday reported 10.7 per cent decline in its total sales at 92,140 units in November as against 1,03,200 units in the same month in 2012. Domestic sales during the month stood at 85,510 units, down 5.9 per cent from...
  • Maruti to hike prices of all models by up to Rs 10,000 from October September 25, 2013

    Maruti Suzuki India, country's largest car maker, on Wednesday said it will increase the prices of its entire range of models by up to Rs 10,000 from October first week, mainly due to depreciation of rupee. "We have been wanting to raise the price for some time as our input costs...
  • Maruti production plants at Gurgaon, Manesar shut for a day today June 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Falling sales have forced the country's largest car maker Maruti Udyog to announce a oneday shutdown on Friday of its production facilities in Manesar and Gurgaon. This is the first time Maruti has shut down its diesel car production at Manesar. The company said that it needs to...
  • LIC India sells 2.53 pc stake in Maruti Suzuki May 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India today said Life Insurance Corporation of India has sold 2.53 per cent stake in the company over a period of almost six months. Postsale, LIC's stake in Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) has come down to 8.247...
  • Maruti Suzuki India total sales fall 8 pc in Feb 2013 March 1, 2013

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) today reported 7.89 per cent decline in its total sales at 1,09,567 units in February 2013. The company had sold 1,18,949 units in the corresponding month last year, MSI said in a statement. In February this year, MSI had recorded...
  • Maruti to increase car prices by up to Rs 20,000 December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Thursday said it will increase the prices of its vehicles across all models by up to Rs 20,000 from January due to increasing pressure on its margins due to currency fluctuation. "There will be a hike in the prices...
  • Maruti Suzuki India reports 85 pc rise in sales November 1, 2012

    New York: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Thursday reported 85.46 per cent increase in total sales at 1,03,108 units in October. The company had sold 55,595 units in the same month in 2011, the company said in a statement. In October, MSI recorded domestic sales...
  • Maruti Q2 net profit slips five per cent October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday reported 5.41 per cent decrease in net profit at Rs 227.45 crore for the quarter ended September 30 due to lower sales, mainly of petrol models. The average discounts on the models, especially petrol run, were alltime high...
  • Maruti hikes car prices by up to Rs 5,250 October 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday said it has hiked prices of its all models by up to Rs 5,250 with immediate effect to offset adverse impact of foreign exchange fluctuation and rising input costs. "The average hike in the price across models is...
  • Maruti bets big on diesel cars to hike market share August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Maruti Suzuki India on Tuesday said it is "examining" having more diesel engine capacity than it has currently planned in order to have an overall 40 per cent market share in the domestic passenger vehicle market. "If we want to have 40 per cent of market share, we would...
  • Suspended workers may try to jeopardise operations: Maruti August 21, 2012

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC TV18's Shereen Bhan, Maruti Suzuki chairman RC Bhargva said it would not be surprising to see the unions taking the matter to court. ...
  • Maruti to lift Manesar lockout on Tuesday August 20, 2012

    New Delhi: After a monthlong lockout at its Manesar facility, Maruti Suzuki India is ready to reopen the plant on Tuesday with less than a tenth of its total workforce slated to resume operations in a single shift. The company had declared an indefinite lockout at the Manesar plant on July...
  • Maruti runs out of stock of Swift, DZire July 26, 2012

    New Delhi/Chandigarh: Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Wednesday said that it has run out of stock of its two best selling models Swift and DZire which are produced at the Manesar plant, where it has declared lockout following violence last week. "We do not have any stock of...
  • Maruti unrest likely to hit Swift, Dzire supply July 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Following the unrest at Maruti's Manesar plant, company sources have told CNNIBN that the supply of their most popular models Swift and Swift Dzire will be hit if the production doesn't resume soon. Currently about 18,000 cars are in stock and dispatches are still happening. The plant has...
  • Six more arrested for violence in Maruti plant July 22, 2012

    Gurgaon: Six more workers have been arrested for their alleged involvement in arson and rioting in Maruti Suzuki's Manesar plant on Wednesday, the police said on Sunday. Awanish Dev, General ManagerHR, died and 100 others were injured in the incident. Those arrested have been identified as Sohan Lal, a resident of Karnal,...
  • Maruti to stay in Haryana, says attack unwarranted July 21, 2012

    Maruti Suzuki has declared a lock out at its violence hit Manesar plant, Chairman RC Bhargava said on Saturday. ...
  • Maruti declares lockout, but won't shift plant July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Violencehit Maruti Suzuki on Saturday declared an indefinite lockout at its Manesar plant but firmly ruled out the possibility of shifting operations to Gujarat. "There is no possibility of removing the plant from Manesar. Such reports are absolutely fictitious," said Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) Chairman RC Bhargava said...
  • Manesar plant lockout appropriate: Haryana govt July 21, 2012

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Saturday termed the lockout by Maruti Suzuki at its Manesar facility as "appropriate". "If they (Maruti) have announced it (lockout) then it is appropriate considering what workers have done at Manesar facility," Haryana Labour and Employment Minister Shiv Charan Lal Sharma said. He added that the company...
  • Manesar plant won't be shifted: Maruti chairman July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Calling the violence at its Manesar plant "shattering", Maruti Chairman RC Bhargava on Saturday said that the automobile manufacturer was doing its best to tackle the mess. "What happened was a shattering incident. We are tackling the mess," he said at a press briefing. Bhargava said that the company never...
  • Why are there frequent strikes at Maruti's Manesar plant? July 19, 2012

    Over 1,000 policemen have now been deployed at the factory and work has been suspended indefinitely. ...
  • Lack of trust to blame for Maruti unrest July 19, 2012

    The situation remains tense at Maruti's Manesar plant after a tussle took place between workers and the management on Wednesday. ...
  • Maruti Suzuki's statement on Manesar unrest July 19, 2012

    Gurgaon: As the Maruti workers and management blamed each other for the unrest at the Manesar plant, almost 100 workers were arrested on Thursday. Over 1,000 policemen have now been deployed at the factory and work has been suspended indefinitely. Here is the Maruti Suzuki's statement on Manesar unrest: We are...
  • Maruti unrest victim identified as GMHR July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The victim of the clashes at Maruti's manesar plant has been identified as the General Manager (HR), Avnish Kumar Dev. Dev was killed in a fire and 85 others were injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. As the unrest continued on Thursday, the police...
  • Maruti unrest: Statement of the workers union July 19, 2012

    As the unrest at Maruti's Manesar plant continues, 88 workers have been arrested on Thursday and more arrests are likely to follow. The Workers Union has slammed the management. In a statement, the Workers' union said, "The Maruti Suzuki Workers Union (MSWU) is anguished at the recent developments in Maruti Suzuki...
  • Maruti unrest: 100 arrested, plant shut down July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: As the Maruti workers and management blamed each other for the unrest at the Manesar plant, almost 100 workers were arrested on Thursday. Over 1,000 policemen have now been deployed at the factory and work has been suspended indefinitely. One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85...
  • Maruti plant unrest: Over 80 workers arrested July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: More than 80 workers have been arrested after clashes at Maruti's Manesar plant. One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85 others were injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. A case has also been registered against 50 workers for attempt to murder...
  • Maruti unrest: FIR against 50 workers, 20 arrested July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: One person died of burn injuries and sources say 85 others have been injured in a scuffle at Maruti's Manesar plant on Wednesday. Three company officials have been admitted to a hospital. Twenty workers have been arrested and 80 have been detained. A case has also been registered...
  • Maruti Suzuki sales down by 5 pc in May June 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki on Friday reported 4.99 per cent fall in total sales at 98,884 units for May. The company had sold 1,04,073 units in the same month last year, Maruti Suzuki India said in a statement. In May, MSI recorded domestic sales at 89,478 units,...