Flagged of at Courtyard by Marriott at Hinjewadi, rally start point, participants had to stop immediately at the adjacent Indian Oil Petrol Pump, the 1st fuel point. Here tanks were filled, and sealed, and the trip metre set at 0. To ensure participants don’t turn to wrong roads, there were attendants at crucial turns to direct participating cars.
The 3rd point was at the U –Turn from Limb Phata ( near Talegaon Dabhade) where participants needed to stop and stamp their rally sheet. The trip continued on Mumbai Pune Bypass with a U turn scheduled next to Pashan Lake. From here participants headed back to the 2nd and final Refill Fuel Point, the HP Petrol Pump, Hinjewadi Opp to Courtyard Marriott before ending the rally at starting point, Courtyard Marriott
Mahindra Quanto Weekend Mileage Rally Pune is one of the many such mileage rallies that Mahindra Quanto has planned around the country with an aim to engage with customers and provide a platform for Quanto owners to get together and experience best mileage of the new 1.5l 100bhp mCR100 engine sub 4 metre SUV. ARAI mileage of Quanto is 17.21 kmpl and on the day, Mandar Borate and Sagar Mehta pegged mileage of 22.88 kmpl with Sumit Girme recording 22.83 kmpl for 3rd place. Our non participating car pegged 28.4 on rally day.
Ravindra Shahane, Sr. General Manager – Marketing, Automotive Division, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “We were delighted to host the ‘Boost your fuel – Quanto Weekend Mileage Rallies’ for our esteemed customers in Pune. Our customers had a great time as they indulged in some weekend fun in the Compact SUV and recorded stupendous fuel mileage. Congratulations to Mr. Mandar Borate and Mr. Sagar Mehta for recording a mileage of 22.88 kmpl.”
Mr. Shahane further added, “Events like the mileage rally reinforce the versatility and power of the Quanto as a compact SUV and its unique value proposition of being an enabler for an active lifestyle. Developed keeping in mind the evolving needs of our customers, the Quanto has already created a new category within the SUV segment.”