Suzuki Motor Corporation is Japanese engineering company. The headquarters is in the city of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture. The company was founded in 1909 by Michio Suzuki . The company started its activity with the release of looms, motorbikes and motorcycles, was founded as the Suzuki Loom Works.
In December 2009, Suzuki entered into an alliance with the German Volkswagen Group, exchanging the latest shareholdings and announcing the joint development of environmentally friendly cars. Less than two years later, in September 2011, it was announced the collapse of the alliance.
The company is known as a manufacturer of cars (including SUVs) and trucks, motorcycles, outboard motors under the name “Suzuki”. India is a major market for the Japanese company.