Mahindra has announced the global roll-out of the Genio range of pick-ups. Developed to cater to the evolved needs of the small and medium entrepreneurs (SMEs) and businessmen alike, the Genio is a versatile, next generation pick up. The Genio is powered by a 2.2-liter m-Hawk engine which produces 120 BHP of power at 4000 RPM and 290 Nm at 1600-2800 RPM. The Genio range is available in both Euro 3 and Euro 4 compliant versions. Mahindra plans to launch a Euro 5 compliant version in the near future.
“This is a proud moment for all of us at Mahindra as it marks our very first global launch in India. Manufactured at our world class plant in Chakan, the Genio incorporates a high level of technological excellence, both in terms of power and styling. This next generation pick up launched to much critical acclaim in India and is now all set to be marketed worldwide,” Dr. Pawan Goenka, President, Automotive and Farm Equipment Sectors, Mahindra, said.
The Genio features alloy wheels, integrated roll-over bar, tilt steering, Dual Airbags (optional), ABS DDAS (Digital Drive Assist System) displays current mileage, date, time, inside and outside temperature, relative humidity and fuel level, height adjustable drivers seat, cruise control, foldable flight trays, charging points, 2 DIN audio system (compatible with SD cards and USB sticks), steering mounted controls, cargo box and 4-wheel drive (optional).