New Delhi, Feb 27 (PTI) Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) today said it has crossed 35 million units production mark in 17 years of operations in India, claiming to be the first one to do so in the two-wheeler industry. Also Read - Fiat Chrysler To Invest USD 250M in India, Launch 3-Row SUV and New Jeep Compass

The company s four manufacturing plants in India have together crossed the 35 million two-wheeler mark in total, HMSI said in a statement. Also Read - Honda Discontinues Civic and CR-V, Shuts Production at Greater Noida Facility

HMSI, a 100 per cent subsidiary of Honda Motor Company (Japan), started operations in 2001 and achieved the initial 10 million units cumulative production in 11 years. Also Read - Monsoon Session Day 2: Lok Sabha Passes Essential Commodities Bill to Raise Farmer Income, Boost Agri Sector | Highlights

“Delighting 35 million customers with 24 products Honda 2 wheelers is now reaching closer to them through a network of over 5,700 authorised touch-points,” HMSI Senior Vice President-Sales and Marketing Yadvinder Singh Guleria said.

Honda offers a portfolio of 24 two-wheeler models ranging from 110 cc to 1800 cc engine capacity.

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.