The Suzuki Motor Corporation has been in enterprise considering that 1909 and its headquarters is located in Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan. The existing CEO is Osamu Suzuki and the current COO is Hiroshi Tsuda. The company’s primary supply of revenue comes from the manufacturing of motor autos and light trucks. The firm also manufactures motorcycle and outboard motors. Suzuki Motor Corporation has a revenue close to $ 20 billion. There are at present 45,000 employees within the corporation. Their site is positioned at http://globalsuzuki.com. Suzuki has become the 12th largest automobile manufacturer in the globe right now based off of production volume. The Suzuki Motor Corporation has become so massive that it has 35 production facilities in 23 countries and 133 distributors in 192 countries worldwide.
The business was initially founded in 1909 by Michio Suzuki as the Suzuki Loom Business that manufactured weaving looms for Japan’s silk sector. For the first 30 years of the company’s existence, the manufacturing was focused on the improvement of these looms and their distribution worldwide. Michio Suzuki also filed as numerous as 120 patents of different goods throughout his time with the company. The company’s first motor car was manufactured and distributed to the public in 1955. It was named the ‘Suzulight’ and was a lightweight automobile as evidenced by its name.
Before the firm began manufacturing motor autos they started manufacturing motorcycles. Their first motorcycle came off the assembly line in 1952 and was a lot more or much less a motorized bicycle. Their motorcycles became far more common throughout the 1960s and 1970s. Aside from manufacturing motorcycles, Suzuki Motor Corporation also races their bikes. The business won the 2000 MotoGP title and since 2006 the company has been sponsored by Rizla and has been recognized as the Rizla Suzuki MotoGP Group.
The organization as a car manufacturer took off after that. They then began manufacturing trucks, other compact cars, motorcycles, all-terrain automobiles and much much more. Suzuki has also manufactured vehicles for other main motor car manufacturing businesses. These companies are Basic Motors, Subaru, Mazda, Nissan and Maruti Suzuki. Aside from the motor cars, Suzuki has had major achievement in the production of ATVs and motorcycles.
Suzuki’s ATVs are as follows:
*Suzuki KingQuad 700
*Suzuki TwinPeaks 700
*Suzuki Vinson 500
*Suzuki Eiger 400
*Suzuki Ozark 250
*Suzuki LT 230
*Suzuki LT 250
*Suzuki LT-R450 (race ready)
*Suzuki Escudo Pikes Peak version (rally/road)
*Suzuki Cultus Pikes Peak version (rally/road)
The Suzuki Motor Corporation also fields a Suzuki World Rally Group. The group is backed by the factory and competes in motor car races across the globe. It is relatively brand new. It debuted in 2007 as a competitor in the Rallye de France. The team has competed in only a handful of races in 2007 and 2008 and will add a couple much more races to its docket in 2009.
The Suzuki Motor Corporation has been generating and distributing good quality motor automobiles, motorcycles, outboard engines, ATVs and light trucks considering that the early 1900s and continue to climb the ladder of most productive automotive manufacturing companies in the world nowadays.