Mahindra to supply engines to Ford India.

The strategic partnership between Mahindra and Ford India has seen added sheets of paper. The initial announcements were for developing SUV and electric cars together.  These plans are on schedule and now they have taken this partnership one step forward with Mahindra agreeing to supply Ford India BS-VI complaint petrol engines.

Logos of the Automotive giants
Logos of the Automotive giants

The current petrol engines by Ford on road are the 1.0 EcoBoost,1.2 and 1.5 Litre. The Dragon series by Ford will also be upgraded to meet the BS pollution compliance.

MHawk Petrol engine.
MHawk Petrol engine.

Additionally, both companies have also announced that they are working on a new telematics unit that will be part of future Ford and Mahindra vehicles.

What are your thoughts on this partnership?