Mahindra to source BS VI powertrain solutions from Greaves Cotton

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 28 Jan 2019


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Mahindra & Mahindra today announced that it has partnered with Greaves Cotton for sourcing BS VI-compliant powertrain solutions. As part of the partnership, Greaves Cotton will provide affordable last-mile mobility solutions through BS-VI powertrain solutions to Mahindra.

These powertrains will be used in Mahindra three-wheelers, which it says in turn will cater to millions of customers and help them save 'more with every kilometre' they travel, thereby improve everyday earnings.

Announcing the partnership, Debashis Mitra, president, Engines Business, Greaves Cotton, said: "In line with our commitment towards making a cleaner and greener tomorrow and provide BS VI-ready solutions, Greaves has tied up with Mahindra. This reinforces the commitment of both organisations to support the community of auto drivers and their families. Greaves has been focused on improving the productivity and efficiency of their powertrains by investing in new technology based solutions. We have made significant progress in developing production ready fuel-agnostic powertrain solutions for the last-mile mobility solutions and services. The confidence of India's leading OEMs in Greaves Cotton continues to grow."

Speaking on the association, Hemant Sikka, president - CPO, Powerol and Spares Business, Mahindra & Mahindra said: "We at Mahindra are always keen to partner with suppliers who have complete alignment with our strategy. We are very happy to have Greaves Cotton as a strategic partner for BS VI-compliant powertrain solutions. The demand for last-mile mobility has become very strong and is poised to grow further. Working closely with Greaves Cotton, Mahindra aims to meet this demand and provide excellent products and services to its customers"