BMW’s Chennai plant rolls out 50,000th locally produced car
The all-new 7 Series marks the milestone for the Chennai plant
BMW India has recently hit a milestone by rolling out its 50,000th car from its Chennai plant. The car that marked this milestone for BMW is the all-new 7 Series which was showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo in Delhi.
The plant has been active since March 29, 2007 and now produces eight cars locally on two assembly lines. The locally produced cars at the Chennai plant include the BMW 1 Series, 3 Series, 3 Series Gran Turismo, 5 Series, 7 Series, X1, X3 and X5. In an effort to further the “Make in India” initiative, BMW plans to...
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