Mahindra displayed its “Future of Mobility” program at the Taj Palace in New Delhi on Wednesday evening with the star attraction being Mahindra Racing’s all new M2Electro Formula E electric racing car — GenZe – Maindra’s first electric two wheeler and the new MGP30 racing motorcycle, together with the electric Verito and the Mahindra Reva E20.
The showcase was a part of Mahindra’s ‘Race to Road’ strategy where the learning’s and technical progress made on the race-tracks all over the world are transferred into the development of a new generation of electric road cars.
These road cars also demonstrate Mahindra’s vision of the ‘Future of Mobility’ with vehicles that are Clean, Clever, Convenient, Cost Effective and Connected.
Hosted by Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group, notable attendees were Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister of Roads and Highways, Prakash Javadekar, Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Suresh Prabhu, Minister of Railways, Ashok Gajapathi Raju, Union Minister for Civil Aviation and Rajiv Pratap Rudy, Minister of Skills and Development.
"Mahindra’s Racing program embodies Mahindra’s growing technical expertise and increased commitment to racing which is helping to build recognition and admiration for the Mahindra brand globally," said a statement by Mahindra.
Both the M2Electro and MGP30 compete at the very highest level of international motorsport in the Formula E electric racing car championship, and MotoGP world motorcycle racing championship respectively.