Tata Motors would be followed by Indias largest car maker Maruti Udyog which is expanding capacity by 4 lakh units. Hyundai Motors too has commissioned work at its Chennai facility to expand capacity to 4 lakh units from 2.5 lakh.
Toyota has set a sales target of one lakh for its small car which will roll out in 2007-08. It is also likely to increase capacity by at least 1 lakh units. Though there are reports about the company expanding its existing facility in Karnataka, Toyota maintains it has not finalised the location.
GM is scouting for a location to set up a facility for its small car. Though GM executives have not disclosed the size of the new facility, it is likely to produce at least 1 lakh units.