Mahindra Scorpio or BMW 7 series for Narendra Modi’s motorcade?

Mr. Narendra Modi will be sworn in as India’s new Prime Minister on May 26 2014. Now, there is an intriguing question in this regard. What will our new Prime Minister’s choice of wheels be?

Prime minister of india motorcade convoy

As Chief Minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi used an entourage of Mahindra Scorpios. On the PM front, Mr. Manmohan Singh and Mr. Atal Bihari Vajpayee used custom built BMWs to get around. So, the choice is narrowed down to only two vehicles as of now, India’s Mahindra Scorpio and Germany’s BMW 7 series.

Narendra Modi Mahindra Scorpio ConvoyMahindra Group’s chairman Anand Mahindra enunciated his eagerness for building custom Scorpios with all mandated security features for carrying the Prime Minister of India. He considers that the opportunity if presented will bring pride to Mahindra & Mahindra and our nation.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in BMW 2Pawan Goenka, President of Automotive Division of M&M, said the company would like to see Narendra Modi continue using Scorpio. He also said that the company would speak with Special Protection Group (SPG) to understand the security statutes and requirements needed for the Prime Minister’s motorcade.

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in BMWWhat do you think will come out of 7, Race Course Road (RCR), Delhi in a few days time? A convoy of made in India Scorpios / XUV500s or international luxury sedans / SUVs?

Related: SnapDeal offers bullet proof kit for Mahindra Scorpio.

Via – Times of India
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