Mahindra & Mahindra has launched the Bolero Neo+ Ambulance at a price of Rs 13.99 lakh, and it’s available for Rs 12.31 lakh on the Government e-Marketplace (GeM). These prices are ex-showroom. Mahindra also plans to introduce a passenger vehicle (PV) version in the coming months. The Mahindra Bolero Neo+ Ambulance is essentially a longer wheelbase version of the Bolero Neo Ambulance.
Mahindra designed it to cater to various requirements in the growing patient transportation sector, whether in metro cities, smaller towns, or upcountry locations. Built on a body-on-frame platform, the Bolero Neo + Ambulance is powered by a 2.2L mHawk diesel engine, producing 120bhp and 280Nm of torque. It is paired with a 6-speed manual gearbox and features rear-wheel drive (RWD). Read: Mahindra Scorpio N, XUV700, Thar Prices Increased – New List Here
This powertrain allows the Bolero Neo + Ambulance to meet the AIS:125 (Part-1) standards recommended by the Central Motor Vehicles Rules-Technical Standing Committee (CMVR-TSC), which define the constructional and functional requirements for road ambulances in India.
The ambulance is equipped with a single-person operable stretcher mechanism, an oxygen cylinder provision, an air-conditioned cabin with a 5-seating arrangement (4+2), a built-in washbasin, and a PA system (Public Address). The vehicle measures 4,400mm in length and offers high ground clearance, making it suitable for patient transportation needs.
Commenting on the launch, Mr. Nalinikanth Gollagunta, CEO – Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., said, “With the launch of the Bolero Neo+ Ambulance, we reinforce our commitment to nation-building. The Bolero brand has long served sectors meant to improve and secure communities and the public at large. Ranging from the Police, Army and Paramilitary forces, to government departments engaged in firefighting, forestry, irrigation and public works, all have relied on Bolero-badged SUVs for its robustness and performance in diverse operational environments.