Amidst this COVID-19 crisis, Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd. has developed an ambulance. This is the most affordable ambulance in the segment. More about this Mahindra BS6 Supro Ambulance is given further in the article. Mahindra also offers a 2 year or 60,000 Km warranty on this ambulance.
Veejay Nakra, CEO of the Automotive division of Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd said,” As a caring and responsible corporate citizen, Mahindra wants to enable people to rise by driving positive change in their lives. The launch of Supro Ambulance to support medical caretakers to move people safely and in time is a clear testimony of this philosophy. This is one more step by Mahindra to fight the pandemic, in addition to the manufacturing of face shields, ventilators and sanitizers.”
BS6 Supro Ambulance Price
The BS6 Supro Ambulance comes in 2 variants – LX and ZX. The base price is Rs 6.94 lakhs (Ex-showroom Mumbai). It is built on the Supro Van platform. This ambulance can be priced so low because the platform has been developed in-house by Mahindra. The first batch of the Ambulance has been manufactured exclusively for the Maharashtra government to meet with their requirements to battle against the COVID crisis.
BS6 Supro Ambulance Features
BS6 Supro Ambulance is fitted with a folding stretcher cum trolly. The medical kit, oxygen cylinder, fire extinguisher are standard on this ambulance. It gets flame-resistant interiors and an announcement system. On the exteriors, the ambulance gets ASI 125 certified retro-reflective decals and 75% frosted windows. The beacon light and siren come as standard.
BS6 Supro Ambulance Specifications
The Ambulance is powered with a Mahindra BS6 compliant Di engine. This produces a power of 47 bhp and 100 Nm of torque. The vehicle’s compact dimensions help it to manoeuvre over Indian roads. In Spite of being compact, this Supro Ambulance can accommodate 5 attendants apart from the driver and patient.
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