Mahindra Auto Quotient is the largest automotive quiz to be hosted in India where participants are tested on their automobile knowledge. Starting September 23rd, 2012, the quiz was conducted across 24 cities and it has a fan base of over 4.40 lakhs on social networking site Facebook. Since the last three years, number of participants taking part in this quiz has increased considerably. Engineering and management students and individuals take part in the event.
First edition of this quiz took place in 2009 when students from engineering colleges took part. Seeing this response, Mahindra and Mahindra decided to open its doors for students of B-schools too so as to bring together a community of budding automotive enthusiasts. For this edition, the North Zone, East Zone, West Zone and South Zone finals will take place on 24th November, 1st December, 8th December and 15th December respectively. Grand finale will be held on 22nd December 2012, and the winning team will be presented with an all expenses paid trip to the Geneva International Auto Show.
The first runner up will receive an all expenses paid trip for the Qatar Moto GP race while second and third runners up will get a chance to participate in latest edition of Mahindra Great Escape. Apart from these prizes, participants will also stand a chance to win gifts worth Rs. 6,50,000 and a chance to work with Mahindra. The North Zone final saw Leo Thomas and Sreedhar G from IMT Ghaziabad trimuph. The winning duo won Rs 50,000 and have qualified for the Grand Finale!
Telecast on NDTV 24 X 7
|North Zone Finals||24th November, 5.30 PM||25th November, 5.30 PM|
|East Zone Finals||1st December, 5.30 PM||2nd December, 5.30 PM|
|West Zone Finals||8th December, 5.30 PM||9th December, 5.30 PM|
|South Zone Finals||15th December, 5.30 PM||16th December, 5.30 PM|
|National Finals||22nd December, 5.30 PM||23rd December,5.30 PM|