Mahindra launches mini truck Maxximo
Auto maker Mahindra & Mahindra has launched Maxximo, the world’s first mini-truck to be powered by a 2-cylinder CRDe engine with DOHC technology and 4 valves per cylinder. Maxximo, offering great performance and comfort, is manufactured at Chakan plant of the company. It was launched at the recently held Auto Expo in New Delhi.
“The efficient movement of road freight plays an important role in the economic progress of a nation. Under the hub-and-spoke distribution model, the role of small goods carriers is also becoming important to ensure last-mile or end-point distribution of goods. The Maxximo has been developed with our winning mantra of customer centricity combined with modern, efficient technology to create the next generation mini-truck” said Anand Mahindra, Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Mahindra Group.
“The Maxximo is a trend-setting, stylized vehicle in the fast-growing small load category segment. Powered by the world’s first 2-cylinder CRDe engine with advanced DOHC technology and 4 valves per cylinder, we seek to elevate the transport business to the next level. Our customers will benefit immensely from the high power, superior mileage, low maintenance and economical operational costs of the Maxximo,” said Pawan Goenka, President, Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.