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India becomes Honda's largest two-wheeler production hub

by Amit Panday Aug 02, 2017

With the Karnataka plant's capacity growing to 2.4m units, HMSI’s total production capacity stands augmented to 6.4m units per year. This makes India the largest production base...




Autocar Professional, March 1 issue – Two-Wheeler Special – is out

Industry by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 01, 2018

The annual Two-Wheeler Special is packed with exclusive interviews, industry trends including electric two-wheelers, analysis and plenty more. A not-to-be-missed...


HMSI CEO Keita Muramatsu heads for American Honda, Minoru Kato appointed new chief

Two-Wheelers by Autocar Pro News Desk Mar 27, 2017

During Keita Muramatsu’s six-year stint in India, HMSI rapidly grew to become the leading contributor to Honda’s two-wheeler sales globally for the first time...


Sales gap between Hero MotoCorp and Honda closest ever

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday May 02, 2017

April 2017 marks the closest sales gap ever between Hero MotoCorp and arch rival Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India. The difference last month was than 40,000 units.


India’s 2-wheeler industry sells over 20m units for the first time in a fiscal

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday & Ajit Dalvi Apr 04, 2018

Cumulative sales numbers of the Big Four along with Royal Enfield and Suzuki reveal that Indian two-wheeler OEMs are firing on all cylinders: 20,006,406 units and...


Honda Cliq breaks into commuter bike price territory

Two-Wheelers by Amit Panday Jul 20, 2017

With a sticker price below Rs 45,000, the latest Honda scooter ventures into commuter bike territory where few OEMs have dared to visit.