At the 12th edition of Desert Storm, Team Mahindra Adventureâ€™s Super XUV500 finished fastest as 2014 overall champions. Having secured wins at the Indian National Rally Championship SUV category (INSUVRC), Super XUV500 last week finished 1st in the Xtreme category of Desert Storm 2014. The car was driven by multi-time Desert Storm winner Sunny Sidhu (Driver) & PVS Murthy (Co-driver).
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.) today announced the launch of a unique and innovative CSR campaign for the Mumbai traffic police named â€˜SANKALPâ€™. The inauguration took place at the Bandra – Worli Sea-Link in the presence of senior officials from the traffic police department including the Jt. Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Dr BK Upadhyaya, Additional Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Mr Quaiser Khalid and Assistant Commissioner of Police (Traffic) Mr Pratap Dighavkar.
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), reported auto sales of 42,166 units during February 2014. Passenger Vehicles segment (which includes UVs and Verito) sold 19,308 units in February 2014, as against 23,421 units during February 2013 equating to 15% sales decline.
Mahindra set to provide a comprehensive electric mobility solution for Bhutan thereby creating an eco-system for sustainable and affordable transport for its citizens and tourists. Launch of the e2o to be followed by introduction of other models from the Mahindra Electric Vehicle product portfolio soon.
Mahindra Group today launched Indiaâ€™s biggest innovation prize,â€˜Rise Prizeâ€™. It offers USD 1 million to drive innovations in India. The 2 primary challenges are Mobility Challenge through solutions for driverless cars in India, and Solar Challenge to make solar energy products more accessible to more people.
Mahindra Group has signed a MoU with Government of Bhutan for a strategic partnership, which promotes use of electric vehicles in the Kingdom of Bhutan. The development saw Mahindra Reva Electric Vehicles launch of its all-electric, zero-emission Mahindra e2o in Thimphu.
#MillionDollarIdea: Anand Mahindra offers Rs 6.2 crore â€˜Rise Prizeâ€™ to build a driverless car and solar power kit
$16 billion conglomerate, Mahindra Group is getting ready to announce a new competition which will have a prize money of $1 million or Rs 6.2 crores. Named Mahindra â€˜Rise Prizeâ€™, this new competition is being promoted to look for innovators in India who can build driverless car and an innovative solar powered kit. Mahindra will officially launch â€˜Rise Prizeâ€™ on National Science Day on February 28, 2014.
For the 12th edition of Desert Storm, Team Mahindra Adventure is being represented through 3 Super XUV 500s and one Super Scorpio in the Xtreme category. 2 Scorpios are participating in the Ndure and Xplore categories with an all women crew in charge.