Kinetic Engineering Limited is an Indian automotive manufacturer. The company was founded in the year 1972 by HK Firodia. Kinetic Honda was a joint venture between Kinetic Engineering Limited, India and Honda Motor Company, Japan. Kinetic Motors is often credited for bringing a personalised mode of transport to India. In 1974, India's first moped model, Kinetic Luna, was launched. In partnership with Honda Motors, Kinetic launched India's first gear-less two-wheeler scooter with advanced features like auto fuel cork, auto choke and TLAD suspension. This vehicle became an inspiration for a wide range of gear-less scooters to be launched by other automobile companies.