Isuzu Motors India production plant investment Rs 3000 crore

Isuzu’s own manufacturing plant is likely to be operational by 2015-16 at a total investment of Rs. 3000 crores for this plant with production capacity of 1,00,000 to 1,20,000 units once fully operational.

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Isuzu Motors India will aim at 70% localisation initially with localized manufacturing to begin at Sri City by 2016. Today’s locally manufactured Isuzu MU-7 launch embodies the company’s diesel-engine expertise and offers superior fuel efficiency and high engine performance. Isuzu MU-7 SUV is available at a price of Rs 22.3 lakh for the locally built unit and for Rs 22 lakh for the BS3 variant. Both prices are ex-showroom Chennai

Mr Takashi Kikuchi said, “We are delighted to launch the India made MU-7 today. This is a water-shed event in the long history of Isuzu in India. The MU-7 SUV is known for its ruggedness, durability and fuel efficiency and is a proven and successful SUV in other key markets. I am sure the Indian customers will enjoy its extra spacious and comfortable ride.”