New Delhi; 15th June 2023: Renault, the leading European brand in India, is proud to announce a production milestone of 10,00,000 vehicles in India. This remarkable achievement showcases the Renault’s manufacturing prowess and underlines its commitment to delivering high-quality vehicles to Indian customers.
Renault’s state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Chennai has played a pivotal role in this remarkable accomplishment. With a production capacity of 480,000 units per annum, the facility stands as a testament to Renault’s relentless pursuit of excellence and innovation. The company has made substantial investments in manufacturing, technology, and talent, creating a robust production infrastructure that ensures the highest standards of quality and efficiency. Renault has also committed major investment of INR 5,300 crore to support the development of six products under the alliance.
Renault’s manufacturing facility along with its vast ecosystem of multi-tier suppliers and dealers, contributed significantly to the economy, society and nation-building. Aligned to the Government of India’s Make-in-India vision, the Company has over the years, strengthened its exports. Currently, Renault India offers three passenger vehicle models, including the popular KWID, KIGER and TRIBER for its customers in India and exports to 14 countries across SAARC, Asia Pacific, Indian Oceanic Region, South Africa and East Africa region.
According to Venkatram Mamillapalle, Country CEO & Managing Director, Renault India Operations, “Achieving the production of 10,00,000 vehicles in India is a significant milestone for Renault. It demonstrates our unwavering commitment to the Indian market and showcases the trust our customers have placed in us. We are deeply grateful to our customers, dealer partners, employees, and all stakeholders who have contributed to this remarkable journey. We will continue to strive for excellence and introduce exciting products that exceed our customers’ expectations”.
The complete range of Renault KWID, KIGER and TRIBER come with innovative and advanced safety features as part of the Human First Program which is designed to minimize the risk of accidents and improve overall safety for occupants and pedestrians alike. As part of this program, Renault has upgraded and introduced new and enhanced safety features across all its product range in India, that are designed to minimize the risk of accidents and improve overall safety. Under the Human First Program, Renault India’s product line-up boasts of innovative and class leading safety features such as Electronic Stability Program (ESP) for enhanced control on curvy roads, catering to both amateur and experienced drivers, Hill Start Assist (HSA) which prevents car roll-back when starting uphill after braking, Traction Control System (TCS) that identifies wheel speed irregularities, automatically reducing spins to maintain grip on slippery surfaces and prevent accidents and Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) which provides real-time alerts for under-inflated or punctured tires in the vehicle.
As Renault India celebrates this remarkable milestone, it reaffirms its commitment to delivering high-quality vehicles and exceptional customer experiences. All the models in the Renault range today are not only equipped with high tech features & safety but also offer exciting customer benefits on purchase. Renault as a brand is also offering to its existing owners an outstanding loyalty program that motivates current Renault vehicle owners a never-before opportunity to upgrade to or own a new Renault vehicle with enhanced benefits, designed specifically for them. With a strong foundation, an expanding network, and a customer-centric approach, Renault is poised for continued success and growth in the Indian automotive market.