Mahindra Renault gets second major export order
Mahindra Renault, a joint venture between Mahindra & Mahindra and Renault S.A. of France recently announced that it has received an additional export order of 500 GLSx Petrol Logans for South Africa. This is the second order that takes the total order size to 1000 numbers. This order comes soon after the successful despatch of 200 Logans to South Africa in September.
Since its launch in 2007, the Logan has carved a niche for itself in the passenger car segment in India and is now gaining global acceptance. Auto enthusiasts in South Africa can now experience the Logan’s strong value proposition that includes solid build, performance and fuel efficiency, said Nalin Mehta, Chief Executive Officer, Mahindra Renault.
Among the top-selling sedans in India, the Logan has been clocking steady sales each month. It has also received several prestigious accolades since its launch eight months ago. It has been named the Car of the Year (2007), it also won the Business Standard Motoring Jury Award 2008 and the NDTV Car & Bike India Midsize Car of the Year Award.