Chennai: Hero MotoCorp has announced achieving 100 million production milestone since the company started operations in 1984.
The 100 millionth bike to roll out of Hero’s production facility was an Xtreme 160R which came out of Hero’s Haridwar-based facility.
Previously, the 50 million production milestone was achieved back in 2013 and it took Hero only around seven years to reach the next milestone. As per the company, the new 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.”
Dr Pawan Munjal, chairman and CEO of Hero MotoCorp said, “We are going to continue to ride our growth journey. In keeping with our Vision to ‘Be the Future of Mobility’ we will be launching a host of new motorcycles and scooters over the next five years, in addition to expanding our global footprint.”