Business Wire India Setting a brand new milestone in its India presence, BMW Group Plant Chennai has rolled out the 1,00,000th automobile domestically produced within the nation. A BMW Individual 740Li M Sport Edition has obtained this particular badge.
Thomas Dose, Managing Director, BMW Group Plant Chennai, stated, “It is a day of great joy and pride for us as the 1,00,000th, Made-in-India car drives out of our assembly lines. This accomplishment is a result of the team’s hard work, efficiency and consistency, which ensures that every BMW or MINI car locally produced here in Chennai is of the same international quality standards as any other BMW plant across the world.”
Adding to it he stated, “Highly skilled employees, advanced manufacturing processes with state-of-the-art technology and a strong focus on sustainability provided the necessary ingredients for this success.”
He additionally stated, “At the same time, increased localization of up to 50 per cent and robust collaboration with local supplier partners has created more value for everyone in the ecosystem. BMW Group Plant Chennai looks forward to raising the bar in sustainable manufacturing excellence further as the India story grows.”
BMW Group Plant Chennai began operations on 29 March 2007 and is celebrating its fifteenth anniversary this 12 months. The BMW Group has constantly elevated the variety of its domestically produced automobile fashions.
Currently, 13 fashions are domestically produced – BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe, BMW 3 Series, BMW 3 Series Gran Limousine, BMW M340i, BMW 5 Series, BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo, BMW 7 Series, BMW X1, BMW X3, BMW X4, BMW X5, BMW X7 and MINI Countryman.
Making sustainability a high precedence, the plant runs on 100% inexperienced electrical energy. The whole variety of workers at BMW Group India is over 650.
With inputs from PTI