India’s only Formula E Championship participant, Mahindra Racing has teamed up with the consultation and business services provider, Tech Mahindra. This partnership appointed Tech Mahindra as the digital transformation partner of the greenest racing brand in the tournament on the opening day of Formula E – Season 8.
Through this association, the technological unit will utilize an exclusive and distinct, eRace Track Analytics software, that can provide live analytics, dynamic wind tunnel simulations and AI-powered units. This platform will assist both the firms to formulate new state-of-the-art green automobile measures to solve environmental problems concerned with racing. Through this partnership, Tech Mahindra will also offer its engineering services to enhance performance management of the racing franchise by using lighter accessories, alternative component style, aerodynamic simulations and racetrack telemetry analytics.
Dilbagh Gill, the Team Principal and CEO of Mahindra Racing, commented on this partnership and said, “We are delighted to extend our partnership with Tech Mahindra and leverage their expertise to help achieve our goals on track, as well as play an integral part in our ‘Race to Road’ programme. We are committed to find credible, advanced and next generation mobility solutions while being kind to the planet and pledge to greater Return on Climate and Environment (ROCE). With Tech Mahindra’s support, we aim to achieve our on-track goals in an environmentally responsible fashion, using industry-leading energy efficient and sustainable solutions.”
CP Gurnani, the MD and CEO of Tech Mahindra, also gave his insights on the huge association and said, “With an aim to become a world leader in sustainability practices, Tech Mahindra has been a forerunner in providing next-gen solutions to drive towards a greener economy. In line with this, we are happy to strengthen our ongoing partnership with another Mahindra Group entity to further the vision of ‘One Mahindra’, and build a more sustainable mobility solution by integrating differentiated technological innovation with a world-class design. As an organization with a purpose, we had committed to reach net-zero before 2050, and our ongoing collaboration with Mahindra Racing is yet another milestone towards achieving that goal.”
Mahindra Racing has recently also launched a campaign with the message #IndiaLovesAGoodRace to commence its conquest for the championship in the thrilling tournament. The iconic all-electric motorsport competition has started on January 28, 2022, in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia.