- The XUV300 Petrol is the first Mahindra SUV to get a BS6 emissions upgrade
- Proactive transition to BS6 well ahead of statutory timeline
- Mahindra continues commitment to the Government’s vision of cleaner mobility technologies
December 2, 2019, Mumbai: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the USD 20.7 billion Mahindra Group, today launched its first BS6 compliant vehicle, the stylish and thrilling XUV300. The BS6 version of the XUV300 will be available on all its 1.2 litre turbo petrol offerings.
Mahindra is proactively transitioning its mobility portfolio to BS6 emission standards in a phased manner, well ahead of the statutory timeline of April 1, 2020.
Commenting on the introduction of the first BS6 vehicle, Rajan Wadhera, President, Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “We are delighted to launch our first BS 6 vehicle. It is a milestone in our BS6 transition journey. Despite tight timelines, we along with our suppliers, have met the challenging requirements of these tighter emission norms, much ahead of the stipulated timeline. We will progressively upgrade our entire range with cleaner emissions technology.”
With issues such as climate change there has never been a better time to switch to cleaner, more sustainable modes of transportation. In keeping with the spirit of ‘Make-in-India’, the company is aligned to the Government’s vision to introduce BS6 compliant vehicles before April 2020.
The Mahindra Group is a USD 20.7 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It enjoys a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume. It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, aerospace, commercial vehicles, components, defense, logistics, real estate, renewable energy, speedboats and steel, amongst other businesses. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 2,40,000 people across 100 countries.
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