Welcome to Mahindra Gujarat Tractor Limited, a part of the US $16.2 billion Mahindra Group, came into existence as a private enterprise in 1958. Under nationalisation drive, in 1978, the unit became a Gujarat Govt Enterprise and named as Gujarat Tractor Corporation Limited. At the time of incorporation, this unit took over Hindustan Tractors Limited. Till 1999, the unit remained a wholly owned subsidiary of the Government of Gujarat.
Under the disinvestment plan of Govt of Gujarat, Mahindra Group acquired 60% equity stake in Gujarat Tractor Corporation Limited in the year 1999 & 2000 thereafter in 2000, the name of the company was changed to Mahindra Gujarat Tractor Limited.