Mahindra and Mahindra has launched the Bolero Power+ which is the updated Bolero that has now received a BS6 certfication from the International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT). Mahindra has also stated that the BS6 complaint Bolero will be launched in 2020.
Mahindra has has also added many safety upgrades to the Bolero. The Bolero now comes with standard safety features that include, an Anti-lock Braking System, speed alert at 80kmph and 120kmph, front disc brakes, anti-glare IRVM, digital immobilizer, and a seat belt reminder for the driver and passenger. It also gets reverse parking sensors. The Bolero Power+, Bolero PLUS (9-seater), as well as the Bolero Ambulance will receive the upgrades.
Rajan Wadhera, President, Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd said, “As the first milestone in our BS-VI readiness journey, we are delighted to get the BS-VI certification for the Bolero Power+. The Bolero is one of our highest selling SUVs and has been the first UV (Utility Vehicle) to be certified as BS-VI ready by the ICAT.”
It may be noed that Mahindra has already sold more than 12 lakh units of the Bolero in India making it the highest sold UV for the country.