Mahindra launches Gusto scooter in 8 more states
The Dollar Business Bureau
Mahindra Two Wheelers, a part of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, on Wednesday launched the all-new Mahindra Gusto scooter in 125cc variation in 8 more states, priced between Rs.48,410 and Rs.55,110 respectively (ex-showroom).
The company had earlier launched the Gusto 125 model in southern states including Kerala, Karnataka, and Tamil Nadu. Now, it will be available across dealers in 8 northern states of Delhi, Gujarat, Goa, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Chandigarh, Punjab and Rajasthan before being rolled out all across the country, Mahindra Two Wheelers said in a statement.
Vinod Sahay, Chief Operating Officer, Mahindra Two Wheelers said, “Since its launch last year, Gusto has grown consistently and we are now excited about extending the Gusto brand to include new consumer segments.”
The Mahindra Gusto 125 has been completely developed in-house at the company’s Research & Development Centre in Pune. The scooter comes with 125cc M-TEC engine with MCDi technology that can sense the load capacity on the engine and regulates its ignition timing.
The Gusto 125 variant design is almost similar to the 110 cc version. The 125 cc version has new body graphics to provide it a different look from the prevailing model. The Mahindra Gusto 125 is available in various unique colours including Bolt White, Orange Rush, Regal Red and Monarch Black.
Mahindra Two Wheelers has recently accomplished the feat of selling over 10 lakh two-wheelers in the domestic market.
Mahindra Two Wheelers Ltd (MTWL) is a part of the $16.9 billion Mahindra Group. The company has recently acquired a 51 percent stake in France-based Peugeot Motorcycles (PMTC). Peugeot Scooters has a presence in over 40 countries across Europe, Asia, Africa and Middle East. Mahindra Two Wheelers partnership with Peugeot will help the company in ramping up its international expansion.