- The three India Yamaha Motor plants are located at Surajpur (Uttar Pradesh), Faridabad (Haryana) and Chennai (Tamil Nadu).
- Half of the entire 10 million units have been produced in the last seven years between 2012 and 2019.
- Yamaha had launched MT 15 in India at a starting price of Rs 1.36 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) on March 15.
India Yamaha Motor has achieved a major milestone with its total production reaching 10 million units since the two-wheeler manufacturer began operations in the country in 1985. The 10 millionth unit turned out to be Yamaha FZS-FI Version 3.0 and it was rolled out from the company`s Chennai plant.
The 10 millionth product to rolled out was Yamaha`s best-selling motorcycle model, the FZ S FI Version 3.0, and it rolled out from the company`s Chennai plant. Present at the event were senior management members from
Yamaha Motor Company Ltd., Japan, Yamaha Motor India Group of Companies, Mitsui & Company Ltd., Vendor park companies, employees and employee representatives.
Mr. Motofumi Shitara, Chairman, Yamaha Motor India Group of Companies, said, " The journey for Yamaha has been quite exciting all these years. We have received phenomenal response from our customers from across the country. This landmark achievement is a testimony of our growing popularity and demand for our products which are exciting, stylish and sporty." "This would not have been possible without the support of our employees, dealer partners, suppliers and vendors. They have played a key role and have extended their support throughout in line with the company`s business direction to achieve this important milestone. Going forward, we will continue to excite our customers and empower their lives through world class products and services." he added.