Hindustan Motors Limited (HML), India’s leading automobile manufacturer, is the flagship company of C.K. Birla Group. BM Birla established HML in India in 1942. The company started its operations at a small assembly plant in Port Okha, near Gujarat. At present, the company has facilities located in Tiruvallur (Chennai), Uttarpara (Kolkata) and Pithampur (Indore), where state-of-the-art technology is used in the production of passenger cars, trucks and multi utility vehicles. The good old ambassador is an offering from Hindustan Motors Limited. HML is in technical collaboration with leading Japanese automaker - Mitsubishi Motors. Hindustan Motors Limited markets Indian version of Mitsubishi cars, including SUVs (Pajero, Outlander and Montero) and sedans (Lancer Cedia).