Mahindra has revealed a bespoke XUV400 forward of its launch. It is a collaborative effort between Pratap Bose, chief design officer at Mahindra, and dressmaker Rimzim Dadu. The automotive will probably be auctioned off, starting December 10, and proceedings of the identical will probably be distributed equally amongst winners of Mahindra’s first Sustainability Champion Awards.
The one-off XUV400 makes use of materials to boost the inside of the EV SUV, and there’s no change to the essential format of the cabin. However, it options new upholstery with copper stichting and ‘Rimzim Dadu x Bose’ badging on the headrests and the rear armrest. The exterior additionally will get a particular blue color with comparable copper accents as seen on the usual XUV400.
This badging can be discovered on the bonnet, boot lid and the C-pillar, with the twin-peaks Mahindra emblem additionally getting the blue define.
The XUV400 will get a 39.4kWh battery pack that sends energy to the front-axle-mounted electrical motor that makes 150hp and 310Nm of peak torque. Mahindra says the XUV400 can dash from 0-100kph in 8.3 seconds, making it the quickest in its class, and it has a high pace of 150kph. The XUV400 EV has a claimed vary of as much as 456km on a single cost as per MIDC. Although Mahindra is but to announce the precise date, the pricing for the XUV400 EV will probably be revealed in January 2023. The worth is anticipated to be between ₹18 lakh and ₹20 lakh (ex-showroom). When launched, it is going to tackle the Tata Nexon EV Max.
Mahindra introduced the winners of the primary version of the ‘Mahindra Rise Sustainability Awards’ — an initiative by Mahindra Automotive, the award goals to recognise changemakers within the area of sustainability and setting.
This 12 months, Apurva Bhadari (founding father of SankalpTaru Foundation) is the winner of the Clean Air Award, Simarpreet Singh (founding father of Hartek Solar) gained the Clean Energy Award, Nikita Lalwani (CEO, Founder of CroozeApp) was named the winner of Green Mobility and the Clean Water Award was given to Garvita Gulhati (founder and CEO of Why Waste?).