Automotive Manufacturers Private Limited was incepted in the year 1948 by Mr. Manubhai Sanghvi and Mr. P.P Sanghvi. For over 70 years, Automotive Manufacturers is predominantly focusing on realising the automotive needs of customers whilst producing the highest quality of products and services.
In the early stages, the company started its business operations as the main dealer of Leyland Motors, UK for marketing their products in the erstwhile states of Bombay, Hyderabad and Saurashtra. The company assembled about 2000 Leyland vehicles at its Kurla Works between 1949 and 1955.
In addition to marketing, the company was also engaged in CKD assembly of Leyland vehicles till 1955, when Leyland Motors, UK entered into financial and technical collaboration with Ashok Leyland.
In the year 1958, the company took over Mahindra & Mahindra dealership. The company thereafter undertook marketing activities of products manufactured by Ashok Leyland in the states of Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat. In the same year, the company started marketing of Mahindra & Mahindra products in Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat.
In the year 1986, dealership for Maruti Suzuki was taken for Maharashtra at Navi Mumbai and subsequently extended to Nagpur, Aurangabad and Nasik. Kobelco, a giant in the construction equipment sector has been added. In 2007, dealership for Audi was taken for the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.