Mahindra Adventure Season 8 Calendar

Mahindra Adventure Season 8 begins with Monastery Escape on June 16 while the new Everest Base Camp – The Summit and Desert Challenge adorn the packed calendar

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., has revealed the season 8 calendar for the grand Mahindra Adventure event. The unique concept demonstrates toughness and rugged demeanour of Mahindra vehicles and it functions as a perfect platform with a slew of adventure and motorsport programmes under its belt.

With the inauguration of the event in 2011, Mahindra has been responsible for providing single-day off-road adventure or multi-day expeditions to the most beautiful places in India and abroad. Mahindra Adventure comprises of a series of events spread across the year and the season commences with the marquee event called Monastery Escape.

Also Read: Mahindra Off Road Training Academy Experience: Makes You Want For More 

Mahindra Adventure Camp 2017 Igatpuri-10It starts from Delhi and reaches Leh through the picturesque Manali-Leh route with stops at Manali, Jispa and Tso Moriri. The expedition proceeds via some of the world’s highest mountain passes and lakes. After a break in Leh, the event moves to Kargil, where one can visit the Zanskar Valley and Batalik.

Being introduced new for the Season 8 is the multiday expedition to the Everest Base Camp – The Summit. After a flag off at Kathmandu, the convoy will reach Nyalam and Tibet by crossing the border into China through the iconic Friendship Bridge. It will drive through Tibet, the ‘roof of the world’, to the forbidden city of Lhasa which id the home of the Potala palace and numerous monasteries.

Mahindra Adventure Camp 2017 Igatpuri-4Mahindra Adventure’s next journey deals with the 20-year-old legacy of Great Escapes. This year, Trail Drive for two-wheel drive and four-wheel drive vehicles will be held at 10 locations. The Off-road Trophy rounds are limited to just five zones. The winners from each five locations will contest for the Mahindra Off-Roading Trophy- Grand Finale and stand a chance to win a new Mahindra Thar CRDe 4×4.

The Great Escape goes to new locations such as Visakhapatnam and Chennai this year. Mahindra Adventure has added a new challenge to this year’s calendar called the “Desert Challenge” as the TSD rally will be held in Rajasthan featuring dune tracks and some tough off-road obstacles. Each team will be provided with 4WD Scorpios for this event. Mahindra is making a comeback to Raid de Himalaya this year as well.

Mahindra Adventure Season 8 Full Calendar List:

Expeditions

Monastery Escape

Himalayan Spiti Escape

Everest Base Camp – The Summit

Authentic Bhutan

Royal Escape

Authentic Sikkim

 

Dates

June 16-27, 2018

September 8-17, 2018

September 22-October 1, 2018

October 20-27, 2018

December 25, 2018 – January 1, 2019

1st week March, 2019

 

 

Challenges

Monsoon Challenge

Club Challenge

Desert Challenge

 

Dates

June 29 – July 1, 2018

January 12-13, 2019

February 9-13, 2019

 

 

Great Escapes

Goa

Lonavala

Off-road trophy

Ahmedabad

Bhopal

Hyderabad

Sakleshpur

Wayanad

Channai

Vizag

Ranchi/Patna

Chandigarh

Dates

July 7, 2018

July 14-15, 2018

August 4-5, 2018

August 11, 2018

August 25, 2018

September 1, 2018

September 15-16, 2018

September 22-23, 2018

October 13, 2018

October 27-28, 2018

November 24, 2018

December 8-9, 2018

 

Off-roading trophy rounds

Lonavala

Sakleshpur

Wayanad

Vizag

Chandigarh

Dates

July 14-15, 2018

September 15-16, 2018

September 22-23, 2018

October 27-28, 2018

December 8-9, 2018