Kinetic Engineering is the flagship company of the Kinetic Group of companies. Kinetic has become synonymous with pioneering activities of the Indian automobile industry. It pioneered the concept personalized transportation in India with the launch of Kinetic Luna in 1972. Kinetic Engineering was incorporated in 1970 for the purpose of manufacturing of two wheelers by Jayhind Industries. Then through various collaborations with foreign companies, Kinetic Engineering has grown. Kinetic group entered into collaboration with Honda Motor Company, Japan to set up Kinetic Honda Motor Company Limited in 1984. In 1998, Kinetic acquired major stakes in the Kinetic Honda Motor Ltd. and in 1999 it was rechristened as Kinetic Motor Co. Ltd. KMC has three manufacturing units. They are located at Koregaon Bhima, Maharashtra, Ahmednagar, Maharashtra and Pithampura, Madhya Pradesh.