BMW Plant Chennai has rolled out the 40,000th locally produced car. The plant, which started operations in 2007, locally produces several BMW models. With its three brands, BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, the BMW Group has its sight set firmly on the premium sector of the Indian automobile market. Along with its automotive concerns, the BMW Group's activities in India comprise the marketing of motorcycles, as well as financial services for its premium clientele. Headquartered in Gurgaon (NCR), BMW India is a 100% subsidiary of the BMW Group. The wide range of BMW activities in India include
the establishment of a manufacturing plant in Chennai, a parts warehouse in Mumbai and development of a dealer organisation across major metropolitan centres of the country.