Mahindra to showcase world class technology and future mobility at Delhi Auto Expo 2012

  • Ssangyong vehicles to be showcased for the first time in India
  • Mobility of the future to be showcased via electric vehicles

Mumbai, December 19, 2011: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), a part of the US $14.4 billion Mahindra Group, is all geared up to make a mark at the upcoming Auto Expo 2012. The SUV giant today announced that it will unveil Ssangyong vehicles for the first time in India. In addition, Mahindra will also showcase vehicles of the future through its electric vehicles.

Speaking on the upcoming Auto Expo, Dr Pawan Goenka, President, Automotive & Farm Equipment Sectors, Mahindra & Mahindra said, “The Delhi Auto Expo is the perfect platform to showcase Mahindra’s commitment to technological advancements and innovative automotive solutions that are showcased in our gamut of vehicles from two wheelers to heavy trucks. Our eco-friendly vehicles are proof of our commitment to a cleaner environment, fuel efficiency and emphasis on customer satisfaction. Mahindra’s Sustainable Mobility Solutions illustrate our commitment to the research, product development and advancement of the most cutting-edge technologies to bring about a cleaner and greener tomorrow.”

Dr. Goenka further added, “Mahindra’s in-built principles of Trust and Innovation are fundamental to the popularity of our vehicles with customers in India and around the world and is quite evident from the overwhelming response to our much awaited SUV, the XUV5OO in addition to the steady growth of our core models such as Scorpio, Bolero and Xylo”.

Technology Prowess

Post the acquisition of Ssangyong Motors, there has been a lot of interest within Indian consumers to see for themselves some of these world-class products. Keeping in mind this aspiration, Mahindra will showcase among other vehicles, both the Rexton and Korando E which are slated to be launched in India shortly.

The Rexton encompasses all of SsangYong’s off road knowledge and experience into one robust package, providing exceptional all weather, all terrain transport and class leading towing capabilities. Developed on an all new monocoque platform, Korando E is a contemporary, advanced and capable compact crossover blending SsangYong’s engineering strengths with modern European design.

Mobility of the Future

In addition to the above, Mahindra will showcase the future of mobility viz. electric vehicles by displaying the Mahindra Reva NXR. The NXR is a technological delight and is sure to attract the attention of auto enthusiast as well as technology masters. Mahindra will also display for the first time the electric version of its highly popular sedan, the Verito. The sedan which has been registering sizeable growth in volumes will be seen in its new electric avatar.

The Verito Sedan and the Reva NXR will encompass inherent qualities that are inimitable to Mahindra & Mahindra and are fundamental to the popularity of its vehicles with customers in India and around the world. In addition the company will also display its highly popular XUV5OO along with the Scorpio, Bolero, Genio Double Cabin and Thar.