Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., part of the USD 19 billion Mahindra Group, today announced expansion of its road construction equipment with the launch of another Motor Grader – the Mahindra RoadMaster G90 under the aegis of its Construction Equipment business.
Speaking on the eve of BaumaCon Expo 2018, Manish Arora, Business Head, Mahindra Construction Equipment., said, “In line with Mahindra’s vision to provide disruptive products and services for our customers, today we have provided another innovation in the fast growing road construction equipment segment with the launch of the Mahindra RoadMaster G90 motor grader. This product has been designed and developed in India after an in-depth understanding of the needs of the road contractor fraternity.”
He further added, “Our aim is to provide road contractors with simple and optimal solutions which provide high reliability and low owning and operating costs thereby improving their productivity and profitability. The RoadMaster G75 a disruptive, category creating motor grader launched by Mahindra last year just before Excon has already created a mark with capturing 25% market share in less than a year. I am confirdent that G90 will augment the portfolio and is an optimal solution for constructing medium roads and state highways as well as widening of national highways. It is also apt for applications such as embankment or earthwork for laying of railway tracks and levelling of large plots for industrial construction and ports”.
About Mahindra RoadMaster G90
The G90 offers a host of benefits to road contractors and is the ideal machine for spreading and grading applications for the entire road and railway contractors fraternity. It offers an optimized solution and precisely caters to the road contractor’s grading needs for government flagship programs as as Smart City, as well as for major district roads, state highways, border roads and expansion of national highways.
The G90 is powered by a 91 HP DiTEC engine developed by Mahindra which is coupled with a 3 m (10 ft) wide blade. This equipment is optimized to deliver zero compromise grading at a fractional 40% cost as compared to conventional motor graders.
The product comes with a one year, unlimited hours warranty, eliminating the customer’s anxiety when it comes to expensive repairs. This is possible due to Mahindra’s engineering and manufacturing capability, backed up by a gruelling testing regime and sourcing of the best components and the simplicity of the machine design.
The G90 has undergone rigorous testing in the harshest of terrains and for the toughest of applications. It has been validated on all performance, safety and reliability parameters and is backed by Mahindra’s 60+ dealer sales and service network which has unparalleled reach across the geography. It is equipped with apt technology that is optimal and coupled with unmatched quality, superior style, operator comfort and its innovative telematics technology, DiGiSENSE.
The Mahindra RoadMaster G90 is being manufactured at Mahindra’s state-of-the-art facility at Chakan, Pune. Mahindra’s Product Development team has utilized extensive consumer insight and feedback to develop this product which is built to withstand India’s rough terrain and heavy usage. In addition, the product offers all the relevant features using the latest vehicle systems and technologies at competitive prices.
The Mahindra Group is a USD 19 billion federation of companies that enables people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It has a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume. It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, components, commercial vehicles, consulting services, energy, industrial equipment, logistics, real estate, steel, aerospace, defence and two wheelers. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 200,000 people across 100 countries.