Mumbai, September 15, 2021: Mahindra’s Truck and Bus Division (MTB), a part of the Mahindra Group, today announced the commercial launch of the new Mahindra FURIO7, its latest, modern range of Light Commercial Vehicles (LCVs) with an unprecedented double guarantee of “More Mileage or Truck Back” and “Guaranteed ResaleValue” after five years.
Mahindra Truck and Bus has extended its existing FURIO – an Intermediate Commercial Vehicle brand launched in 2019 –to an all-new Light Commercial Vehicle range, theMahindra FURIO7. This range will be available acrossthree product platforms: 4-Tyre Cargo, 6-Tyre Cargo HD and 6-Tyre Tipper. The range will cover every application of business needs in Light Commercial Vehicle segments, delivering the FURIO brand promise of Higher Profitability along with Best-in-Class Mileage, Higher Payload and a Benchmark Cabin offering optimum comfort, convenienceand safety.It also boasts of the Most Advanced Telematics technology: Mahindra iMAXX.
Mahindra FURIO7 Light Commercial Vehiclerange is part of the FURIO ILCV product range development, which is the culmination of focused efforts over the past six years ofover 500 Mahindra engineers and 180 suppliers, and an investment of Rs. 650 crore.The introduction of the FURIO range follows MTB’s launch of the BLAZO X range of Heavy Commercial Vehicles with the hugely successful and popular ‘Mileage Guarantee’, which subsequently helped BLAZO X establish itself as the most fuel-efficient truck in the HCV segment.
According toJalaj Gupta, Business Head, Commercial Vehicles, Mahindra & Mahindra Limited, “Mahindra FURIO7 range is designed around the unmet needs of LCV customers. Our customer insights for the category revealed that they are looking for a truck that can deliver higher earnings, lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), best warranty offer, lowest maintenance, safety and comfort – all these leading to a risk-free business and complete peace of mind, all in one truck. Mahindra FURIO 7, with its unmatched package of customer value propositions and a very competitive initial price offer, is precisely that. We are confident enough to guarantee higher mileage or give the truck back as well as guaranteed resale value after five years that makes it a defining moment for the industry. This will help us in our objective of making our customers more prosperous.”
About Mahindra Truck and Bus
Mahindra Truck and Bus, a division of the Mahindra Group, provides an entire line of integrated trucking solutions. The company has taken outperformance to the next level, by creating trucks that are specifically designed for different applications and deliver outperformance whatever be the business needs. With high performance vehicles, agile after sales service, extended warranty and several other brand benefits, Mahindra has set a new benchmark in the Indian Trucking industry.
Mahindra Truck and Bus provides an entire line of integrated trucking solutions that helps customers profit by giving them the advantage of quick turnaround time and reliability along with the assurance of Mahindra excellence in every aspect. The HCV product range has been engineered for Indian requirements with the underlying philosophy of; ‘Made in India, Made for India’. In HCV segment, Mahindra Truck and Bus Division has already reached over 55,000 HCV trucks on the Indian roads. The company is in process of addressing every segment of the commercial vehicle market; form 3.5 tonne GVW to 55tonne GVW, with variants that meet the varying needs of cargo and specialized load applications. The new range of medium and heavy commercial vehicle is being manufactured at the new green field plant at Chakan. The plant, which spans over 700 acres, has been set up with an investment of over Rs. 4,000 crore and is producing other Mahindra products as well. This helps the Mahindra Group to leverage the benefits of synergies of an integrated manufacturing facility. The company offers 6 Years or 6 lakh km Transferable Warranty on its HCV Range, which is an industry first. It also offers a very cost-effective AMC, lowest cost of ownership and a powerful insurance package, MCOVER.
In the LCV segment, Mahindra Truck and Bus Division has further strengthen its position all across India with over 2,00,000 vehicles already on the roads. Mahindra Truck and Bus has rapidly expanded its after sales service and spares network which now includes over 90 3S Dealerships, 210Authorized service centers, 34 M-Parts Plazas and spares network of more than 1600 retail outlets to further improve the reach and support for customers on important trucking routes. The company also boasts of India’s first multi-lingual 24X7 helpline, NOW, which is manned by technical experts to provide instant support to customers and drivers. The NOW mobile service vans and mobile workshops further add to the reach and agility of the support network.
Mahindra Truck and Bus range is equipped with Mahindra iMAXX Telematics solution, which is based on next generation telematics technology and is at the heart of MTB brand promise -HAR CHEEZ GUARANTEE KE SAATH, for its BS6 vehicles. Mahindra iMAXX, enhances fleet operations efficiency to higher asset productivity/ fleet utilization, lower costs of operations and higher fleet safety.