India Kawasaki Motors Pvt. Ltd. (IKM) is a subsidiary of Kawasaki Heavy Industries Limited, Japan. The Indian journey of Kawasaki began in 2009 with the launch of two iconic models Ninja 650 and Ninja 250. From July 2013, IKM started to take operations starting from assembly to marketing, distribution and after-sales service as the time goes on forward from Indian partner. The successful alliance with the Indian partner ended on 1st April 2017 as IKM is ready to take competition head-on from there onwards.