Motor India, in association with The Vadodara Marathon, presented a customised
MG Hector to Tokyo Paralympics 2020 silver medal winner Bhavina Patel. India’s
first internet-connected SUV, Hector, has been customised for the Indian
vehicle has been redesigned to facilitate a pleasurable driving experience with
safety measures like a hand-controlled lever to operate the accelerator and
brakes, along with meticulously engineered wheelchair attachments. It also
features super-smart DCT transmission and start/stop button for an effortless
drive. The personalised Hector was handed over to Bhavina Patel by Jayanta Deb,
Chief Technical Officer, MG Motor India.
silver medalist, Bhavina Patel, said, “I truly appreciate this thoughtful
gesture by MG Motor and the Vadodara Marathon. It gives me immense joy to call
this completely customized Hector my own. It is a stunning vehicle at the
forefront of innovation in our mobility ecosystem, and I look forward to
experiencing its power from the driver’s seat. Along with the mobility, this
fantastic car also brings to me a sense of independence and empowerment.”
Chaba, President and Managing Director, MG Motor India, said, “Diversity and
inclusivity are at the core of MGI and also part of our brand pillars. At MG,
we have always encouraged and supported women through various initiatives like
Womentorship and DriveHerBack, to name a few. Today, it is a privilege for us
to customise our MG Hector for Bhavina, who brought laurels to the country in
Tokyo. With this, we humbly salute her exemplary grit and determination as she
defies the odds and makes the entire nation proud. Her contribution towards
women's empowerment is unparalleled, and we hope that she enjoys our token of
of the Vadodara Marathon Tejal Amin, said, "The fitness and well-being of
our athletes have always been our priority, and we firmly believe in nurturing
our athletes to help them achieve their goals. We are delighted that Bhavina
Patel will be presented with MG Motor’s first-of-its-kind customised vehicle.”
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