Bajaj auto limited is an indian two-wheeler and three-wheeler manufacturing company. bajaj auto manufactures and sells motorcycles, scooters and auto rickshaws. bajaj auto is a part of the bajaj group. it was founded by jamnalal bajaj in rajasthan in the 1940s. it is based in pune, mumbai, with plants in chakan (pune), waluj (near aurangabad) and pantnagar in uttarakhand. the oldest plant at akurdi (pune) now houses the r&d centre 'ahead'.
bajaj auto is the world's sixth-largest manufacturer of motorcycles and the second-largest in india. it is the world's largest three-wheeler manufacturer.