Hero surpasses 100 million cumulative production
KATHMANDU, JANUARY 21
Hero MotoCorp, the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, today surpassed the significant milestone of 100 million units in cumulative production.
The 100 millionth bike, the Xtreme 160R, was rolled out of the company’s manufacturing facility in Haridwar, in the northern Indian hill state of Uttarakhand, as per a media release.
This is also the 20th consecutive year that Hero MotoCorp has retained the coveted title of the world’s largest manufacturer of two-wheelers.
Hero MotoCorp’s achievement of this landmark is one of the fastest global achievements of the 100 million cumulative production mark, with the last 50 million units coming in a span of just seven years.
Focused on sustainable growth, Hero MotoCorp has been building value for communities across the globe and acting as an economic multiplier with its sales, research and development, and manufacturing ecosystems.
It also continuously works towards the progress of the societies it operates in.
To mark the occasion, Pawan Munjal, chairman and CEO of Hero MotoCorp, unveiled six special celebration edition models at the company’s manufacturing facility at Gurugram, located in the National Capital Region (NCR) of Delhi. The six celebration edition models include Splendor+, Xtreme 160R, Passion Pro, Glamour (motorcycles) and Destini 125, Maestro Edge 110 (scooters) that will go on sale from February.