Mahindra rolls out the BS6 Alfa 3-wheeler range
Published On Oct 12, 2020
After sorting out the pandemic related supply chain constraints, Mahindra brings the BS6 Alfa range of 3W- promising higher power, torque and mileage for a greater total-cost-of-ownership.
After massive disruptions from the pandemic, automakers are getting back on track with new product introductions, addressing supply-chain issues, ramping up the production and making available products to the retail customers. After a considerable delay, Mahindra & Mahindra today introduces its last-mile cargo and passenger carrier 3W range-the popular Alfa range in BS6 powertrain, making them the cleanest and efficient vehicles.
The Alfa 3W brand has been well-established as a reliable, trusted and affordable last-mile vehicle. In the BS6 makeover, Alfa now promises 37% higher displacement, 16% of power and 12% torque over the earlier BS4 version. Alfa comes with 9.4 hp power with peak torque of 23.5 Nm; besides, Alfa offers improved pickup and better pulling power on slopes.
According to Mahindra, the new Alfa passenger carrier offers 28.9 km/l and the Alfa Load promises 29.4 km/l of mileage ensures higher savings compared to other brands in the category. This helps the customer earn more by completing trips faster. Further, the long wheelbase and high ground clearance, strong sheet metal body reflect the core Mahindra DNA of being rugged and strong and offer smooth drive on rough roads with ease. With its completely new powertrain and water-cooled engine, the Alfa has undergone significant testing both on and off-field, clocking over 4 lakh kms.
Speaking on the launch of Alfa, Veejay Nakra, CEO – Automotive Division, M&M said, “We are happy to launch our flagship 3-wheeler Alfa in BS6 variant with best in class fuel efficiency, higher power, torque & driveability, which provide better operating economics and comfort to the end users.”
“There has been some delay in launching our BS6 range of 3 wheelers, given the supply chain disruptions due to Covid-19. With all of that behind us and the onset of the festive season, we see good demand in both load and passenger segments and we are gearing up our production accordingly to meet this demand. With these launches we are confident to regain our spot amongst the top 3 players in the 3-wheeler segment”, added Nakra.
Mahindra also aims to improve its 3-wheeler owners' lives through the Uday Program that offers benefits such as accidental death insurance cover of Rs. 10 lacs, child education scholarship & referral benefits on service, etc.
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