Gallery: India's insane Suzuki factories
By the time you've read this story, this plant will have made 40 cars
Posted: 10 Apr 2013
Which brings us full circle to yet more incredible statistics. The population of India has risen from 644,330,000 to well over a billion in 35 years. Over 65 per cent were born after 1978; nearly half after 1991. And they all want cars - over a quarter of Alto buyers are under 29 years old. Which points to some serious numbers in the future, as India drags itself up the socio-economic gradient. All of which means that in a world of uncertainties, two things are clear: the Indians will need to build a lot more roads... and fit louder horns.