Bajaj AutoBajaj Auto was one of the earliest two wheeler manufacturers in India and is now one ofthe worlds largest two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturers.MOTORCYCLESBajaj has redefined both the value and the premium segments with its motorcyclesoffering unique features not seen in their competitors in those classes. The entry levelPlatina features push to cancel indicators, uniquethrottle control, chrome graphics, fuelgauge and alloy wheel swhich are not seen on more expensive executive classmachines of its competitors. The Bajaj XCD 125 offers an excellent value propositionwith its larger engine, LED tail lamp and Digital meter at the price point of 100ccvehicles from its competitors. The Discover 135 is available in Disc and Drum brakevariants falls between the executive and premium segments and is ideal for thoselooking for a bit of additional power without sacrificing too much on fuel effeciency.Recently a Sport variant has been announced which is expected to hit the marketsshortly. In the premium segment the Bajaj range includes the Pulsar 150, 200 and220cc variantsin the sports segment and the Avenger 200 in the cruiser segment.SCOOTERSWith the launch of the Kristal, Bajaj Auto have reentered the autogeared scootersegment and borrows a lot of technologies from the successful motorcycle range suchas DTSi, ExhausTec and SNS suspension.
PROFILE OF BAJAJ :Founder Jamnalal BajajYear of Establishment 1926Industry Automotive - Two & Three WheelersBusiness Group The Bajaj GroupListings & its codes BSE – Code: 500490; NSE - Code: BAJAJAUTOPresence Distribution network covers 50 countries.Dominant presence in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Columbia,Guatemala, Peru, Egypt, Iran and Indonesia.Joint Venture Kawasaki Heavy Industries of JapanRegistered & Head Office AkurdiPune - 411035IndiaTel.: +(91)-(20)-27472851Fax: +(91)-(20)-27473398Works Akurdi, Pune 411035 Bajaj Nagar, Waluj Aurangabad 431136 Chakan Industrial Area, Chakan, Pune 411501E-mail firstname.lastname@example.orgWebsite www.bajajauto.comKEY PERSONS:Board of DirectorsRahul Bajaj -ChairmanMadhur Bajaj- Vice Chairman & Whole-Time DirectorRajiv Bajaj Managing DirectorSanjiv Bajaj Executive DirectorD.S. Mehta Whole-Time DirectorKantikumar R. Podar Director 8Shekhar Bajaj DirectorD.J. Balaji Rao DirectorJ.N. Godrej DirectorS.H. Khan DirectorMrs. Suman Kirloskar DirectorNaresh Chandra DirectorNanoo Pamnani DirectorManish Kejriwal DirectorP Murari DirectorNiraj Bajaj Director
Committees of the BoardAudit CommitteeS.H. Khan ChairmanD.J. Balaji RaoJ.N. GodrejNaresh ChandraNanoo PamnaniShareholders’ & Investors’ Grievance committeeD.J. Balaji Rao ChairmanJ.N. GodrejNaresh ChandraS. H. KhanRemuneration committeeD.J. Balaji Rao ChairmanS.H. KhanNaresh ChandraRegistered under the Indian Companies Act, VII of 1913REGISTERED OFFICE Akurdi, Pune 411 035WORKS Akurdi, Pune 411 035Bajaj Nagar, Waluj Aurangabad 431 136Chakan Industrial Area, Chakan, Pune 411 5019Bajaj Autos Ltd.Bajaj Auto LimitedType PublicFounded 1945Headquarters Pune, IndiaKey people Rahul Bajaj (Chairman)Revenue Rs. 1,01,063 billion (2006) or USD1.87 billionNet income Rs. 17,016 billionEmployees ???Website www.bajajauto.com
Bajaj Auto is a major Indian automobile manufacturer. It is Indias largest and theworlds 4th largest two- and three-wheeler maker. It is based in Pune, Maharashtra, withplants in Waluj near Aurangabad, Akurdi and Chakan, near Pune. Bajaj Auto makesmotorscooters, motorcycles and the auto rickshawCompanys historyBajaj Auto came into existence on November 29, 1945 as M/s Bachraj TradingCorporation Private Limited. It started off by selling imported two- and three-wheelers in10India. In 1959, it obtained license from the Government of India to manufacture two- andthree-wheelers and it went public in 1960. In 1970, it rolled out its 100,000th vehicle. In1977, it managed to produce and sell 100,000 vehicles in a single financial year. In1985,it started producing at Waluj in Aurangabad. In 1986, it managed to produce and sell500,000 vehicles in a single financial year. In 1995, it rolled out its ten millionth vehicleand produced and sold 1 million vehicles in a year.Timeline of new releases· 1971 - three-wheeler goods carrier· 1972 - Bajaj Chetak· 1976 - Bajaj Super· 1977 - Rear engine Autorickshaw· 1981 - Bajaj M-50· 1986 - Bajaj M-80, Kawasaki Bajaj KB100· 1990 - Bajaj Sunny· 1994 - Bajaj Classic· 1995 - Bajaj Super Excel· 1997 - Kawasaki Bajaj Boxer, Rear Engine Diesel Autorickshaw· 1998 - Kawasaki Bajaj Caliber, Legend(Indias first four-stroke scooter)