Group1 Mahindra Blog

Welcome to the Group1 Mahindra blog

The Mahindra brand in South Africa has been gaining recognition and growing as a brand that offers good, quality, value-for-money vehicles to suit the needs and pockets of South African drivers. Welcome to the blog of Group1 Mahindra where will share reviews on the Mahindra range of vehicles, industry news and interesting motoring topics.


Excited About The New 5-Door Mahindra Thar Yet?

Posted by on 12 Feb 2024 under Mahindra Thar

What You Need To Know: New 5-Door Mahindra Thar

What You Need To Know: New 5-Door Mahindra Thar

As you may well have heard by now, especially if you are an off-road enthusiast, Mahindra is launching a new 5-door version of the popular Thar SUV – set for launch internationally in August 2024.


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Mahindra To Launch Updates As Well As New Models in 2024!

Posted by on 29 Jan 2024 under Mahindra News

Mahindra Lines Up New SUVs for 2024!

Mahindra Lines Up New SUVs for 2024!

Mahindra didn’t make any bold moves in 2023 but the word on the street is that they will be introducing some updates to existing models and some new models to their lineup – including some electric vehicles (EVs).


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Mahindra’s Futuristic Electric Car With Mood-Sensing Capabilities

Posted by on 12 Jan 2024 under Mahindra Electric Vehicles

Mahindra's Futuristic Electric Car With Mood-Sensing Capabilities

Dreams of a car that senses your mood and adjusts its ambience accordingly may soon become a reality, thanks to Mahindra and Mahindra’s (M&M) pioneering efforts in the electric vehicle (EV) space.

M&M is developing a cutting-edge electric vehicle equipped with advanced functionalities at its state-of-the-art Mahindra Research Valley facility in Chennai. The vehicle is reportedly built on a born-electric platform with 5G connectivity and AI computing capabilities, enabling futuristic features such as mood detection and remote upgrades.


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Exploring The Diverse Ventures Of The Giant That Is The Mahindra & Mahindra Group

Posted by on 21 Dec 2023 under Mahindra

The Gigantic Giant Behind Mahindra Vehicles

The Gigantic Giant Behind Mahindra Vehicles

When we think of Mahindra, the first image that often comes to mind is that of robust SUVs navigating rough terrains. However, behind every Mahindra vehicle on our roads is a global conglomerate that extends its influence far beyond the automotive sector. Founded in 1945 as a steel trading company, Mahindra & Mahindra has evolved into a dynamic group of future-facing industries, each playing a crucial role in shaping the conglomerate’s overarching purpose – To Rise.


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Mahindra Scorpio-N Sets Gold Safety Standard with a 5-Star Global NCAP Rating

Posted by on 12 Dec 2023 under Mahindra Scorpio N

Mahindra Scorpio-N: 5-Star Safety, Confident Drive

Mahindra Scorpio-N: 5-Star Safety, Confident Drive

Safety is always paramount when it comes to choosing a vehicle. It’s not just about protecting yourself, but also your loved ones and others on the road. That’s why Mahindra takes safety seriously, incorporating cutting-edge technology and robust engineering into all its vehicles.


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Mahindra Thar.e vs Thar: A Comparison

Posted by on 28 Nov 2023 under Mahindra Thar

The New Mahindra Thar.e

The New Mahindra Thar.e

Mahindra revealed their ‘vision’ of the all-new electrified SUV – the Thar.e – at the recent Futurescape event held in Cape Town, in August. Wondering how it will stack up against the previous generation of Thar currently sold in South Africa? We take a look at what the major differences could be between the two.


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Check Out Mahindra’s Latest Models Released In SA

Posted by on 14 Nov 2023 under Mahindra News, Mahindra Pik-Up, Mahindra XUV300

What New Mahindra Vehicles Are Coming Soon?

What New Mahindra Vehicles Are Coming Soon?

Mahindra has launched three new models to the South African line-up, each uniquely designed to cater to a diverse range of needs and lifestyles. From the rugged terrains to the bustling city streets – the new additions to the Mahindra family – the Pik Up Karoo single cab models (available in 4×2 and 4×4 options), and the practical, business-oriented XUV300 Xprez Panel Van – promise a blend of performance, durability, and style. Each model embodies Mahindra’s commitment to delivering vehicles that are not just transport, but partners in your everyday adventures and professional endeavours.


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New Mahindra Vehicle Launches To Get Excited About

Posted by on 27 Oct 2023 under New Car Launches

What New Mahindra Vehicles Are Coming Soon?

What New Mahindra Vehicles Are Coming Soon?

The news on the street is that Mahindra is planning to launch three SUV models internationally in the coming months, creating quite a buzz. We have the lowdown on what the industry is saying.


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Scorpio-N: Your Reliable Pass to Wildflower Wonderland

Posted by on 18 Oct 2023 under Mahindra Scorpio N

A Wildflower Hunt on the Mahindra Scorpio-N

A Wildflower Hunt on the Mahindra Scorpio-N

On the remote backroads between Clanwilliam and Calvinia, adventure seekers embark on a quest to hunt down wildflowers. The chosen companion for this rugged expedition? The new Mahindra Scorpio-N – a robust SUV with a Guinness World Record for ‘Fastest-ever production vehicle to conquer the Simpson Desert’.


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Rumour Has It: Mahindra Is Working On A New Thar And XUV300!

Posted by on 27 Sep 2023 under Mahindra News, Mahindra Thar, Mahindra XUV300

New Mahindra Thar and XUV300 Revealed

New Mahindra Thar and XUV300 Revealed

Industry spies have revealed that Mahindra is not only launching a new five-door Thar, but the word on the street is that the XUV300 is also getting a facelift! Here’s what we know has been leaked about the new Mahindra Thar and the upcoming Mahindra XUV300.


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