Thursday, November 21, 2013
By Kamal Swami
Mahindra XUV 500 travels 3997 kilometer in 62 hours to set a new Limca Book of Records
The domestic auto manufacturing company Mahindra & Mahindra has declared that its highly acclaimed SUV, Mahindra XUV 500 has set an interesting record of finishing the travel of 3,997 kilometers (almost about 4000 kilometers) from Kanyakumari to Kashmir in less than three days, within the span of 62 hours and 20 minutes. Thus breaking the previous record by difference of 10 hours and 27 minutes, and becoming the fastest SUV in the region from South to North. With this achievement XUV 500 also sets a new record to be mentioned in Limca Book of Records.
The team of four members namely of Zuzur Tinwalla (leader), Jyoti P Bhattacharjee, Anshuman Kakar and Neeraj Rastogi started their journey through XUV 500 on September 30, 2013 and touched the surface of Jammu & Kashmir on October 2013 by almost crossing the whole country.
Addressing the event organized on occasion of this success Mr. Vivek Nayer, Chief Marketing Officer, Automotive Division M&M Ltd, said, this is one of the delighted moment for the company as this achievement ensures the strength and power of Mahindra’s DNA present in XUV 500. Since its launch this SUV succeeded in establishing its separate platform and proved to be the most preferred vehicle in all types of driving conditions. This time was not different other moments. Finishing the journey of 3997 kilometers in 62 hours vouches the power and strength of XUV 500, and ensuring the feasibility of SUV driving on all types of diversified atmospheric conditions. It would be interested to know that team finished its journey without any breakdown. This achievement will definitely inspire the drivers who like to take adventures.
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