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Global Vehicles CEO says Mahindra diesel pickups to go on sale in spring 2011

…and the Mahindra small diesel pickup saga continues. John Perez, CEO of Global Vehicles USA, said that he expects Mahindra’s diesel pickups to go on sale in the United States by spring 2011. Perez made the statement in a letter emailed to thousands of interested buyers. “I know you are wondering when you will have […]

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Report: Mahindra indefinitely delays diesel pickups for the U.S.

Kudos to those that have been following the saga of Mahindra’s U.S. market diesel pickups since it’s one of the most boring and crazy topics in the pickup segment right now. Last we heard anything about Mahindra’s U.S. plans it was said that the Indian automaker received EPA certification to sell its pickups in the […]

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Report: Mahindra’s diesel pickups get U.S. EPA certification

We’re not sure how many times Mahindra’s small diesel pickups for the United States were delayed, but last we heard, things had gotten pretty bad when Global Vehicles USA, the Atlanta, GA. based company that holds the rights to sell Mahindra”s pickups in the U.S., decided to sue Mahindra. We guess Global Vehicles USA can […]

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Mahindra’s U.S. distributor sues over pickup delay

Global Vehicles USA, the Atlanta, GA. based company who holds the rights to sell Mahindra’s pickup trucks in the United States, has filed suit against the India-based company in federal court, citing delays in getting the trucks certified for sale in the U.S. The suit mentions that more than 350 dealers have been secured by […]

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U.S. Mahindra pickups delayed yet again to Dec. 2010

Those who were eagerly awaiting the American launch of India”s Mahindra small diesel pickup truck will have to continue to wait; the date has been pushed back yet again from this spring to December of 2010. Pawan Goenka, company president of automotive operations, reaffirmed that the TR20 and TR40 have completed all federal testing requirements, […]

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Mahindra U.S. dealers still waiting on products

India’s Mahindra & Mahindra recently said it will shortly announce a timeframe for the launch of its “Pikup” model within the next two to three weeks. Originally slated for 2010, the model has been pushed back due to safety and emission certification issues. More than 300 prospective dealers, who thought they would be selling the […]

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India’s Mahindra to set launch date for U.S. market

The U.S. market is going to be playing host to India”s largest utility vehicle maker, Mahindra & Mahindra. Mahindra hopes to announce a timeframe for the launch in the next two to three weeks. So far their launch, originally slated for 2010 has been pushed back due to safety and emission certification issues. Mahindra aspires […]

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Mahindra looking to build pickups in the U.S., Scorpio SUV coming in 2011

Mahindra &¬†Mahindra¬†is gearing up to launch its compact diesel pickup trucks in the U.S. from early 2010. According to the company’s executive vice president of international operations, Pravin Shah, Mahindra is looking at options to purchase a new U.S. facility to produce its pickups locally. The move is expected to save Mahindra costly import duties. […]

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