Amazon India has announced that its fleet of delivery vehicles will include 10 000 electric vehicles (EVs) by 2025. A major part of this contingent will be the class-leading Mahindra Treo Zor three-wheeler.
The development of the Treo Zor and Amazon’s decision to use these vehicles are the result of several converging circumstances, all climate-related.
The Mahindra KUV100 has become a popular choice in South Africa and it’s no surprise considering the incredible value for money. It has a bold, SUV-type stance, good looks and great fuel economy at a very attractive price, starting at just R154 999. If you’re looking for a quality brand new car on a budget, the Mahindra KUV100 is the most affordable option.
Dealing with major problems will bring out the best in us. The biggest threat to humanity right now is climate change. Air pollution is the visible part – the bad breath of climate change. India is the undisputed heavyweight of air pollution, with 21 of the world’s 30 most polluted cities being in India. 27% of that air pollution is caused by vehicles.
The Himalaya Range runs like a roofline across the broad top of the Indian subcontinent, stretching from Afghanistan in the west to Myanmar in the East. This massive range has 50 mountains taller than 7 200m, and ten of the world’s fourteen 8 000m peaks. On a clear day, it is visible to millions of Indians living in the fertile plains below, a massive ikon of the size, diversity and power of India.
There’s good news for the SUV market as Mahindra & Mahindra is introducing various new models, including the next-gen Mahindra Scorpio, Mahindra XUV500, TUV300 facelift edition, e-KUV100 and the XUV300 electric. According to reports, the brand new Mahindra Scorpio could be launched toward the middle of this year.
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It’s raining SUVs in Mahindraland. India’s largest utility vehicle manufacturer has announced the launch of six new SUVs for 2021, including two electric vehicles (EVs) that were shown at the Auto Expo this year.
Let’s look at the EVs first:
The Mahindra KUV100 NXT has been a real game-changer for the compact SUV segment offering exceptional value for money compared to many other car brands. This not only applies to the selling price but also the running costs as servicing and vehicle repairs are pretty easy on your pocket. If the Mahindra KUV100 NXT wasn’t your preferred budget-friendly option before, wait until you see the latest findings from the 2020 AA-Kinsey Report.
In cars, the joint venture is the name of the game, baby. The thing is, there is no such thing as a bad car anymore (Yes, there are, but we don’t talk about them), so brand loyalty has become extremely negotiable. Nowhere more so than in the highly competitive Indian market. Only when two or more similar cars are in the same ballpark will today’s consumer buy exclusively on brand.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd is part of the $19.4 billion Mahindra Group and has recently announced a new brand communication campaign and logo. ‘The Mahindra Classics’ campaign commemorates the rich automotive heritage of the Mahindra Group and their deep-seated connection to India’s automotive history for seven decades.