Updated: Mon, Jan 30, 2023 15:06 [IST]
Mahindra is currently one of the leading SUV manufacturers in India and one of the most famous brands in India. However, here are five things you should know about Mahindra.
largest tractor manufacturer
Everyone knows that Mahindra also builds tractors, but not everyone realizes that it is also the largest tractor manufacturer by volume. Apart from that, both the North American and Australian markets are also seeing a surge in sales volume. The annual production volume in India is 150,000 units.
Owns India’s first electric vehicle brand
Remember the Reva, a compact two-door electric hatchback? Well, Mahindra Auto owns the REVA ElectricCar Company. Headquartered in Bangalore, REVA is India’s first electric vehicle manufacturer. Digging into the details, REVA was brought to you by Mahindra & Mahindra in 2010 and the partnership produced the e20 electric hatchback in 2013.
Apparently, Peugeot also has a two-wheeler subsidiary called Peugeot Motorcycles, which is owned by Mahindra & Mahindra. Back in 2014, Mahindra bought a majority stake (51%) in Peugeot Motorcycles. However, a few years later, the Indian auto giant bought the entire company in his 2019.
Pininfarina is owned by Mahindra
The Italian design house responsible for the design of cars such as the Ferrari 275GTB, F40, F50 and 550 Maranello is now owned by Mahindra. Apart from that, the company also manufactures Pininfarina his Batista electric hypercar. This electric hypercar develops a peak power of 1,877bhp and a peak torque of 2,300Nm.
Most car manufacturers have their own racing teams, but did you know that Mahindra represents India in the Formula E World Championship? Separately, Mahindra Racing represents India in the Formula E World Championship. the only team to In 2017 Mahindra Racing won the Berlin Electric Race.
Thoughts on Mahindra and Mahindra
Many of us may think of Mahindra as an SUV maker, but the company has grown into a global powerhouse with a number of acquisitions and investments over the last 20 years. That said, thanks to these acquisitions, Mahindra’s latest offering is already taking a giant leap.
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