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Mahindra KUV100 is in greater deman...

When Mahindra launched the KUV100 compact SUV car few months ago, it gained significant consumer attraction. The car is in huge demand with a massive ...

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The truly one of a kind Scorpio Adv...

Mahindra Scorpio is a fun car to drive in, it has the engine efficiency and fashion statement that is perfect to enjoy a life remembering off-road adv...

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NuvoSport is it an original or shad...

Mahindra NuvoSport is a sub four-meter SUV, and is positioned above TUV300, and it is considered to be a facelift variant of Quanto. It is the first u...

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A Bolero test mule car spotted on t...

The Bolero is a popular utility-vehicle car engineered by Mahindra, it is a dream come true model for those who enjoy the drive power of a car through...

Mahindra KUV100 is in greater demand than Bolero in May

When Mahindra launched the KUV100 compact SUV car few months ago, it gained significant consumer attraction. The car is in huge demand with a massive more than 37,000 bookings, and even now it is among the most wanted Mahindra cars, and it sold in higher numbers in May out beating sales of the popular Bolero car.

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The KUV100 looks amazing and sophisticated, and it is a small SUV car, different from Mahindra’s other creations such as Scorpio, XUV500 and so on. Have a look at the KUV100 and it looks awesome and the exterior is molded into a typical rugged and stylish SUV character. The exclusiveness of the vehicle lies in the fact that is looks contemporary and menacing.

In May 2016, Mahindra sold only 4,446 units of KUV100 and just 4,419 units of Bolero was sold. The KUV100 looks modish and sports a highly distinctive styling that sets it apart in the design segment. Just glance at the car and it looks bold and highly fashionable, and to an extent it looks similar to XUV500 and Scorpio. The front design is stunning defined by the artistically sculpted wrap around headlights fitted with vibrant and illuminating LED daytime running lights. The design of the bonnet and radiator grille is awesome and to enhance the sporty nature of the car there is a trendy black plastic cladding on front bumper. The black wheel arches look stunning and highlights the sporty value of the car. The design of door handle is similar to that of Chevrolet Beat.

Mahindra Bolero sports a design that is impeccably rugged and menacing, visible on the muscular bumper and front grille. View the car from the rear and it looks sophisticated with a neat crystal clear tail light design. The overall styling of the car is so creatively sporty that sources term it to be a ‘forest car’ and not a stylish vehicle.

The interior of KUV100 looks splendid, and the piano finish dashboard looks marvelous, and so does the silver accents on the steering wheel, instrument cluster and center console. Sitting in the KUV100 car is the best experience ever. It is just loaded with comfort features to enable an awesome drive adventure. It has a world class touchscreen audio system with steering fitted audio control, height adjustable driver seat, power windows, silver accent air vents and rear and front arm rest.

The Bolero is a great car to own and the interiors are loaded with features, there are ample storage sports, and the 12V charging point is convenient. The design and appearance of instrument cluster and dashboard is remarkable and the air conditioner is super-efficient and offers world class cooling effect.

The KUV100 is sold within a price range of Rs 4.5 to 7 lakhs, and the Bolero is offered at Rs 6.4 to 8.4 lakhs. The KUV100 is more popular than Bolero during the May month and the reason could be because the KUV100 looks more up-to-date in terms of exterior design and interior features. It has more value for money as well compared to Bolero.

The truly one of a kind Scorpio Adventure Edition introduced in Goa

Mahindra Scorpio is a fun car to drive in, it has the engine efficiency and fashion statement that is perfect to enjoy a life remembering off-road adventure. Since inception in the year 2002, till now there has never been a time when the public is bored of the car. There is some excellent news for ardent Scorpio fans, the esteemed Indian automobile manufacturer Mahindra has launched the Scorpio Adventure Edition car in Goa.

mahindra scorpio adventure edition

How exciting is it to hear of a Scorpio Adventure Edition launch? And the phrase Adventure Edition sounds intriguing, and what is special about the car. The Adventure Edition Scorpio car is engineered with an awesome dual tone white exterior and mist silver combination and it has stunning body graphics along with smoked tail lights and gun metal alloy wheels and also outer rear view mirrors with side indicators.

Step inside the Scorpio Adventure Edition and it is just as new and special as the exteriors, the décor is amazing. The seats are draped in a wonderful combination of blue fabric and faux leather and the quality of leather wrapped gear lever and steering wheel material is amazing and it looks premium. The other features to take note of is the neatly sculpted Adventure badge on dashboard, rear view camera. Sit inside the car and you will get to experience world class luxury and convenience, with marvelous 6-inch touchscreen infotainment display with multifunction steering wheel, integrated navigation, ABS and dual airbags.

The design of the Scorpio Adventure Edition is based on S10 variant which is the top-end variant and it is sold at a price of Rs 13.37INR. Mahindra has not altered the engine mechanism of the car, and it is powered by an efficient four-cylinder 2.2 liter mHawk diesel engine that generates fierce energies of 280Nm and 120bhp and customers can choose from 4WD and 2WD cars. The engine is linked to five-speed manual gearbox.

The Scorpio Adventure Edition is amazing, and the features that highlight the Adventure characteristic of the car is the dual tone white exterior and mist silver combination and body graphics. It is exhilarating to drive a Scorpio car covered in an adventure design, particularly visible on the body graphics and also gun metal alloy wheels.

For people who really want to buy the Scorpio Adventure Edition, it is a great car, if you want to experience true adventure spirit while driving the car. The exterior looks incredibly exclusive and something so different and special from the usual. The car is certainly a sight of attraction for young and young at heart adventurous enthusiasts who just want to cruise on a fantastic off-road terrain and feel the depth of unexplored adventure.

Lucky people in Goa, can buy the Scorpio Adventure Edition car now and it is perfect for group of friends and family to drive alongside the beach and just have a grand time. Mahindra has created so much of excitement with Scorpio Adventure Edition, and it is something worth owning.

NuvoSport is it an original or shadow of Quanto facelift

Mahindra NuvoSport is a sub four-meter SUV, and is positioned above TUV300, and it is considered to be a facelift variant of Quanto. It is the first under four-meter SUV to have a 5+2 seating arrangement. The design development of the car is inspired from new Scorpio platform and sources say NuvoSport is a facelift variant of Quanto, because the interior of NuvoSport is remarkably similar to Quanto and it moves on a new innovative light-weight chassis also engineered in TUV300.

Mahindra NuvoSport Image

There is certainly some mystery attached to NuvoSport, it is a one of a kind car, the exclusiveness here lies in the fact that sources say it has Quanto identities. For people who like the Quanto will certainly desire to explore the car atmosphere and engine rhythm of NuvoSport. Is the NuvoSport really a Quanto facelift, let us explore?

When you observe the exterior design dynamics of NuvoSport, it looks amazing at first sight, the distinctive features that makes it an incredibly good-looking vehicle is the artistically sculpted LED eyebrow daytime running lights and creative headlight design that is blends in very well with the bumper and upper grille. The layout of the bumper is arty and it curves downwards to merge with the headlight, and the creatively styled A-shaped lower grille looks aesthetic and the trendy silver skid plate adds impressive height value to the vehicle. To create a typical SUV image, the car has neat black plastic body cladding and the rear portion resembles Quanto to the hilt visible on new spare wheel, roof spoiler and clear lens taillight.

The insides of NuvoSport is awesome, the inner fiber finish décoration is vibrant and premium and the interiors resemble Quanto to some extent. The quality of equipment is first rate defined by the innovative Kenwood touchscreen with steering fitted controls, USB, Bluetooth and DVD connectivity. NuvoSport enthusiasts who have driven the car, are amazed by the comfort value of the seats and there is more than sufficient rear headroom and knee room and the tall roof and flat floor makes sitting inside the car a unique experience.

The NuvoSport is inserted with an efficient 3-cylinder diesel 1.5-liter turbocharged mill that generates fierce 100bhp power and 240Nm torque and is linked to 5-speed manual gearbox and there is an AMT variant on offer as well. The handling power of NuvoSport is superior than Quanto and it is a fantastic car to drive through all kinds of terrains from smooth to rugged roads.

For people who are keen on buying the NuvoSport, the key features to watch out for that defines the high-end desirability value of the vehicle is, marvelous 6.2-inch touchscreen infotainment system, attractive and powerful LED and daytime running lights, sources who have driven the AMT car have thoroughly enjoyed the drive experience, and the platform build is robust inspired from new-generation Scorpio. The car is sold within a price range of Rs 7.35 to 9.76 lakhs.

Now a hot topic of discussion does Nuvo Sport resemble Quanto facelift or is it an original vehicle, it is still a difficult question to answer and people who own both the cars can figure it out.

A Bolero test mule car spotted on the street

The Bolero is a popular utility-vehicle car engineered by Mahindra, it is a dream come true model for those who enjoy the drive power of a car through any kind of harsh terrain. There is some excellent news for ardent Bolero fans, a test mule of the vehicle has been captured by enthusiasts. This test mule car caught in action is the new Bolero facelift, how amazing does it sound. Now what can we expect in the new Bolero facelift? Let us find out.

Mahindra Bolero Camper Gold VX

Mahindra Bolero Camper Gold VX

Sources say the car will have cosmetic upgrades only, and the engine mechanism is likely to be the same. The new Bolero facelift will have a shorter tail gate handle, re-designed bumper and classy looking amber color tail lights. The front portion is likely to undergo modification, but not to a large extent, there will however be new interesting refurbishments. Bolero car enthusiasts were unable to capture the interiors of the car, and sources say it is going to have new-refreshments, and most interestingly the architecture of the dashboard is going to be new and the interior is going to be admirably spacious, more than even the earlier vehicles.

The Bolero has been a highly desired vehicle for years, and now the new Bolero facelift is going to arrive with a greater surprise package than before. The test mule car is spotted at an early stage and the details of the car revealed by reports is certainly fascinating. There is yet so much more to be revealed, and it is going to be amazing to get to drive the car, hopefully it will launch sometime soon.

It is the engine power that defines the desirability of Bolero, and if you want to drive the new Bolero, be ready to cruise the roads having the time of your life. The car is fitted with a highly efficient and innovative m2DiCR mHawk 2523cc engine that generates fierce 63bhp. The engine is coupled with 5-speed manual transmission and moves on a class performing 15.96kmpl mileage.

The launch of new Bolero facelift is going to excite the public to no end, and Mahindra has already sparked utility vehicle excitement in the country with KUV100, NuvoSport and TUV300. Let us soon wait for some more details of Bolero, with more intriguing features, image of the test mule Bolero facelift is on the web and it looks amazing.

Mahindra is a pioneer of the utility vehicle market, and the characteristics of this segment that enables great profit outcome is the menacingly designed exterior, sporty and rugged looking interior and supreme engine power. For ardent utility vehicle fans there is so much to look forward to, especially recent launches comprising of TUV300, NuvoSport and KUV100 and soon there is the new Bolero facelift car to look forward to.

The new Bolero facelift seems so desirable that many of us will wonder how the final product is going to look. It will probably appear more contemporary and stylish than the earlier car, the interiors too is likely to be plusher, let us patiently wait for more amazing details.

Mahindra launches XUV500 facelift in Kenya

Mahindra XUV500 is a dream come true car for ardent SUV enthusiasts, it is a common sight on Indian roads. The esteemed Indian based automobile manufacturer Mahindra and Mahindra has engineered the car with a menacing appearance and the design inspiration here stems from quick movement of Cheetah.

Mahindra XUV500 AT

For years a majority of the Indian population just enjoys riding in the XUV500, and since the car is designed on the theme of quick paced movement, Mahindra has launched the XUV500 facelift in Kenya, a country covered in lush forests and muddy slushes. Lucky customers in Kenya can now get a taste of the XUV500 facelift for an initial cost of 3.5 million Kenyan shillings equivalent to INR 23, 14,170. The car is distributed by Simba Corporation’s Xylon Motors.

The Kenyan spec Mahindra XUV500 is sold in two variants W10 AT and W8 AT and both these cars are built with an innovative 2.2 liter VGT mHawk turbocharged engine that generates fierce powers of 330Nm and 138hp and is connected to six-speed automatic transmission gearbox.

So what is different about the current XUV500 facelift compared to earlier models, the car is engineered with a whole lot of new modifications, yet retaining the true identity of the vehicle. The car has re-modified grille, bumper and headlights and on the rear is addition chrome decoration surrounding the license plate. The design of the alloy wheel is new as well, and it looks classier and more sophisticated than the previous car. Step inside and you will experience a more premium atmosphere with amazing and posh new beige upholstery.

For people living in Kenya the XUV500 facelift is a great car to buy, it is perfect for families to explore a life-remembering vacation. The engine power of the car is incredible and it can maneuver smoothly on any terrain from incredibly smooth to extremely rough roads. The car also has remarkable engine capacity to move on narrow roads and slopes, and also on rain clogged lanes.

As mentioned earlier, the XUV500 is extremely popular in India, especially among a group of young vivacious individuals who just enjoy adventure. The new XUV500 facelift is even more wonderful than its predecessors with more intriguing changes on the exterior and interiors. The overall classy outlook of the car is even more intriguing.

The African market is among the favored export destinations for Mahindra, and now the people of Kenya can get to experience the fantastic drive quality of XUV500 facelift. It is a car worth owning at least once in a lifetime. For people in Kenya who are planning a vacation with a bunch of family and friends, the XUV500 facelift is a great purchase. You can just have the time of your life in the vehicle, the positive thrust created by the car will enable you to just have a blast and relax.

Once you step into the car you will be greeted by luxury and homeliness and once you drive, it is going to be the best feeling ever.

Mahindra launches the eVerito electric sedan in India starting at Rs. 9.50 Lakhs

Homegrown car major Mahindra & Mahindra has launched the long awaited e-Verito sedan in the car market of India today. The Mahindra e-Verito has launched in the country with a price range starting at Rs. 9.50 lakhs for the base model D2 that goes up to Rs. 10 lakhs for the top of the range D6 model trim (prices, ex-showroom, Delhi). The e-Verito is the company’s second fully electric passenger car model, the first model being the Mahindra Reva e2o electric small hatchback.

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The Mahindra e-Verito is essentially the all-electric version of the company’s existing Verito sedan which is quite popular in the Indian market. Mahindra & Mahindra had first showcased the e-Verito at the 2012 Auto Expo and was expected to launch in a year’s time. Then the car was displayed consecutively at the 2014 as well as 2016 Indian Auto Expo. Although Mahindra was ready to launch the e-Verito much earlier, the company was waiting for the right time and government’s support for the green vehicles. Considering the current situation when the hybrid and electric vehicles are getting popular due to several new restrictions and large diesel engine car ban, while the FAME policy is also in effect, the launch of the Mahindra e-Verito could not be more appropriate. The e-Verito electric sedan will be available for sale at authorized Mahindra showrooms across most prominent cities of India.

The Mahindra e-Verito gets equipped with an electric motor that is powered by a 72V battery pack. The Indian utility vehicle leader claims that its new electric sedan has the capability to offer a driving range of 110 km on a fully charged battery. The electric vehicle gets powered by a lithium ion battery and is empowered with a fast charging technology that fully charges the battery in just 1 hour and 45 minutes, while charging it on regular mode would take around 8 hours for a full charge. The newly launched Mahindra e-Verito electric sedan also comes with a top speed that is rated at 86 km per hour. Mahindra has revealed that the running cost of the e-Verito sedan is around Rs. 1.15 per kilometer.

When it comes to design, the Mahindra e-Verito electric sedan is retaining its regular diesel models’ styling language without any changes whatsoever. Nevertheless, in order to visually differentiate the EV model from the regular fuel counterpart, Mahindra has endowed the e-Verito with some stickers and new badge at the rear. The Mahindra e-Verito also comes with revamped interiors to further mark it apart from its diesel counterpart. The e-Verito is offered for sale in three model trims – D2, D4, and D6.

The Mahindra eVerito joins the league of greener vehicles in India which is expected to grow hugely due to the country’s high pollution issues. The Mahindra e-Verito enjoys subsidies from the government’s FAME (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicles in India) policy.

The Mahindra eVerito is a zero emissions car which gets equipped with a host of hi-tech features such as regenerative braking system, REVIVE, Intelligent Energy Management System and on-board telematics.

Is Mahindra e-Verito likely to be a game changer?

Mahindra recently launched the all-electric Verito sedan, it is an eco-friendly variant of Verito and it is a 100% zero emission vehicle. Consumers of the present generation are into futuristic technologically advanced cars and e-Verito is a product of a future revolution. Considering the fact that customers can enjoy the luxury of an all-electric car, is it going to be a game changer. Will the e-Verito overpower the popularity of Honda City and Maruti Suzuki Ciaz, let us explore and come to a decision.

Mahindra Verito electric

The car is sold in three variants, D2, D4 and D6 and it is powered by a highly potent electric engine that runs on 72V battery. On a complete charge the car you can take your e-Verito car out on a spin and drive it without the hassle of experiencing any kind of tension, and it can move a vast distance of 110km. It runs on an efficient lithium ion battery and the overall charge time is one hour forty-five minutes and through fast charge mode the overall charging period is more than eight hours. For people who enjoy driving at a fast speed, the e-Verito is the perfect car for you and you can just enjoy a swift ride in a speed that goes as high as 86km/h. Mahindra has strongly emphasized on the fact that the running cost of EV is low and it is as less as 1.15 per km.

Many of us will wonder about how the e-Verito car is going to look, it looks exactly like the regular Verito sedan. It is difficult to spot any distinctive differences, there are however differences, but it is not too pronounced. The e-Verito is different from Verito with regard to having minor exterior changes and revamped interior. Mahindra has acquired great fame with e20 electric car, and now the e-Verito is the second electric vehicle in its stable, and it is engineered with the support of the Government and benefited from the (FAME) policy which is the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid and Electric vehicle initiative. In order to highlight the importance of eco-friendly vehicles and push sales, the government provides benefit of Rs 11,000 to 1,38,000 INR for construction of electric and hybrid vehicles that are over four meters long.

The e-Verito is packed with advanced technologies such as Intelligent Energy Management System, Revive, on-board telematics and regenerative braking. To drive the car smoothly with additional rhythm there is a Boost mode and you can move on additional power. The car is sold at an initial price of Rs 9.5 lakh.

Thousands of people will be interested in the newly launched e-Verito sedan, it is an exclusive and innovative car. It is an all-electric sedan sold at a valuable price of Rs 9.5 lakh, the car is stylish from the outside and the interior décor is good and the engine power is efficient. The e-Verito is the perfect sedan car solution to move through congested urban traffic and an ideal model to preserve the environment in the years to come. Now are we certain that it is going to be a game changer, and many of us would say yes, let us wait and find out.

Mahindra reports an impressive 11% profit growth in 2016 May

Mahindra and Mahindra a renowned automobile unit in India recorded impressive sale growth in 2016 May with 11% profit. The company sold 40,656 units against 36,706 units sold same time last year. There has been a surge in demand for Mahindra cars in domestic segment, contributed by a 10% profit growth, the company sold 36,613 units higher than 33,369 units sold during the corresponding period. With regard to domestic sale demand, Mahindra has yielded a significant growth curve.

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Mahindra Rise New Logo

The company managed to generate admirable export growth as well, with 21% profit contributed by the sale of 4,043 units greater than 3,337 units rolled out during the year-ago period. There was a good 8% profit generation from the passenger vehicle market that comprises of highly popular vehicles such as Verito, Bolero, Xylo, XUV500 and Scorpio. Mahindra sold 19,635 units of these vehicles greater than 18,135 units sold same time last year.

The commercial vehicle market registered a 15% profit gain contributed by the sale of 13,109 units compared to 11,407 units sold in the year-ago period. The chief executive of the automobile division of Mahindra and Mahindra, Pravin Shah commented on the commendable growth and said, ‘’a good monsoon season will work in favor of robust buying power and increased vehicle demand across all segments of automobile industry, and we are now focusing on increasing our segment portfolio and favorable growth.’’

The demand for Mahindra cars has increased significantly during the 2016 May period, with 11% profit, and a creditable growth curve has been generated in domestic, export and passenger vehicle market. The highest growth outcome has been recorded in the export segment with a massive 21% profit and there has been a significant profit surge in the commercial vehicle market too with 15% profit. The domestic market has generated a good 10% gain and export market a decent 8% profit.

Mahindra has been a popular brand in the Indian automobile industry for years, and it is a pioneer of the SUV segment. For years scores of customers have been after the Scorpio, Xylo, XUV500 and Bolero, and all these are highly potent SUV cars built to sustain any kind of harsh terrain and muddy roads.

Recently the company announced of its plan to engineer new petrol engines for its Scorpio and XUV500 vehicles. The reason for such a move could be the recently formatted Supreme Court guidelines on the ban of diesel vehicles with engine capacity of 2000cc or more. The customer demand for diesel vehicles has now reduced drastically, and in order to continue to acquire creditable profits, Mahindra is focusing on strategies to push petrol car demand and sales.

For those who are keen on buying a Mahindra car, there is a range of amazing vehicles to choose from and now the company has launched two great SUV’s such as KUV100 and TUV300. Buy your dream come true Mahindra car now to enjoy the spirit of an adventurous drive and to just enjoy life in general.

Mahindra launches its e-Verito electric sedan in India

Homegrown utility vehicle leader, Mahindra & Mahindra is finally going to launch its long awaited e-Verito, the electric version of the Verito sedan. The new Mahindra e-Verito full electric sedan launched on 2nd June, 2016. The car was introduced first at the 2014 Auto Expo and was expected to launch by end 2014 and then by end 2015, which did not happen. The electric sedan was again showcased at the 2016 Auto Expo in February.

Mahindra Verito electric

The Mahindra e-Verito sedan will be the company’s second fully electric car model, the Mahindra Reva e2o small hatchback being the first. The e-Verito will be equipped by a 3 phase 72V electric motor which has the capability to pump out a max power output of 40 bhp and 91 Nm of top toque straight from the beginning of acceleration, according to the reports. Mahindra claims that the all electric sedan model will be able to offer a top speed of 86 km per hour and will also come with a range of 100 kilometers on a fully charged battery. The car’s battery pack will take around 8 hours to get fully replenished.

As per the latest reports, the soon to launch e-Verito will be offered for sale in three model trims, namely the D2, D4 and D6. The top of the range model trim of the e-Verito will be coming empowered with the company’s fast charge mode which enables the car to get full charged up in only one and half hour.

Apart from the electric powertrain, the Mahindra e-Verito remains almost the same as that of the existing regular Mahindra Verito sedan which is quite popular in India. The e-Verito retains the same exterior design as its regular fuel sipping counterpart with no changes whatsoever, although it does get different low resistance tyres. In order to mark the electric version apart from its regular version visually, Mahindra will use exclusive decals and badge on the new e-Verito. However, on the inside, the e-Verito will come with restyled interiors in order to make the buyers more aware about the differences between the two versions of the car.

Mahindra’s first electric hatchback – the e2o has been tagged at Rs. 6.75 lakhs (ex-showroom, Bengaluru). The new Mahindra e-Verito is expected to be price at around at about Rs. 8 lakhs. Mahindra was postponing its plans to launch the e-Verito, as there were no green car friendly policies in effect in India, but now that there are several incentives and benefit under the FAME policy from the Indian government to support the sale and growth of electric and hybrid cars in the country, Mahindra is finally launching the electric powered sedan model.

Under the new policy, the electric and hybrid cars are eligible for incentives of up to Rs. 1.38 lakh, while bikes with greener technology are eligible for incentives of up to Rs. 29,000. Owing to the new green vehicle friendly schemes in India, a whole lot of electric and hybrid models are expected to come our way.

Mahindra and its subsidiary Pininfarina to develop electric sports car

Indian car major Mahindra & Mahindra had quite recently taken over the much acclaimed Italian car design firm Pininfarina. Now, as per the recent reports, Pininfarina is working towards creating an electric sports car. Mahindra & Mahindra at present has a team in the FIA Formula-e championship which is a world racing championship exclusively for the electric powered vehicles. The technologies that the companies have developed for the race car are expected to finally make way to the sports cars as well, according to a report of a UK auto journal.

Pininfarina logo

The report has also quoted Mahindra & Mahindra’s president and CEO of the automotive department, Pravin Shah as saying that design plays a crucial part in developing vehicles in such a way, so that they are created to be robust while they will also be the least polluting even when they can offer people the thrill that they expect in quality vehicles. He added by saying that with the world acclaimed design house now in Mahindra’s portfolio apart from its existing information technology arm Tech Mahindra, the company is really braced with things that would make it able of differentiating itself within the current auto industry.

Pininfarina has already displayed a high performance car meant for the tracks which is based on the much talked about hydrogen fuel cell technology which is supposed to be the best fully green technology ever. This new fuel cell based race car designed by the now Indian auto major owned Italian design firm has been named as the H2 Speed and was showcased at the 86th edition Geneva Motor Show in March this year. The showcase took place in collaboration with a Franco-Swiss company named GreenGT, which has been designing, developing as well as manufacturing sustainable driving force systems since the year 2008. The H2 Speed race car concept model shows that Pininfarina is ready with a broad spectrum approach for the vehicles of the future.

Indian auto major and industrial giant Mahindra finally reached an agreement after widely speculated negotiations with Pininfarina in the month of December in 2015. As a part of the agreement between the companies, Mahindra Group’s arms Mahindra & Mahindra along with Tech Mahindra bought a majority stakes of 76.06 percent of Pininfarina from the then majority shareholder Pincar S.r.l. The Indian company is still in the process of acquiring Pininfarina and the acquisition process is said to be finally completed by the month of this year. Cambiano based design firm Pininfarina has been world famous for its superb custom car designing and has been proudly associated with several global auto giants including Ferrari, General Motors, Maserati, Fiat, Alfa Romeo, Peugeot, and Lancia for designing some awe inspiring iconic car models.

Mahindra & Mahindra has been very enthusiastic about acquiring as many international brands as possible, as the company has huge plans about growing big as a global player. Pininfarina’s outstanding design insight is expected to offer a global design edge to the future Mahindra products.