Rare cars that you can actually buy new: Mahindra Scorpio Getaway to Force Gurkha Expedition

Among the vast number of car models available in the Indian auto market, it is quite obvious for some of them to be barely visible. This is more so with cars that are placed in a niche segment or are in a price range which is inaccessible by the masses. We are talking about cars that one barely sees on road and many may not be even aware of any such vehicle being on sale. Let’s take a look at 8 such cars that are hard to spot in the…

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Ford, Mahindra could launch new JV company: Pros and cons of the joint-venture

Ford-Mahindra joint venture is likely to be finalised in the next three months Ford Motor Company and Mahindra & Mahindra are nearing the close of a deal to form a new joint-venture company in India. According to a Reuters report, this deal will likely be the end of the American car manufacturer’s independent operations in the country. The move will make Ford the latest car manufacturer to pull back on its operations in India, joining the likes of General Motors which stopped selling in the Indian market in 2017. Ford has invested more…

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Mahindra sells 1.77 lakh cars in Apr-Dec 2018

Mahindra’s year-to-date sales starting April 2018 have increased marginally over the corresponding period in 2017. Mahindra managed to sell 177,074 units in these nine months compared to the 176,875 units last year. The December sales, at 15,091 units, are actually 3 per cent lower than those of December 2017. The year 2018, overall, has been a tough one for the automotive market, especially the latter half. After the mid-year sales rally, the market has shrunk again owing to fiscal tightening, rising fuel costs and low market sentiment. Yet, Mahindra’s steady…

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