Mercedes-Benz India recently commenced local assembly of its GLA compact SUV on June, 2015. Now the made in India model will be part of an unique tour ‘Great overLand Adventure'.
The GLA 200 CDI and a GL-Class will travel across 50,000 kilometres, 17 nations and six continents. This one off a kind trip will span over a period of six months.
The German manufacturer will be teaming up with NDTV for this tour. Great overLand Adventure will begin from mid-July, 2015 and will begin from their facility in Chakan, Pune.
Eberhard Kern, Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India said, "Mercedes Benz vehicles are synonymous with safety, luxury, comfort and reliability. All these attributes that make the GLA on top of customer preference today, will be put to a stringent test during this World Tour."
He further added, "We are glad to be scripting a memorable precedence regarding the reliability and success of the GLA with this unique Great overLand Adventure. I wish the team all the best for the drive and a time of their life."
Over the journey Mercedes-Benz team will interact with celebrities, adventure enthusiasts and motorsport legends. They will also take part in events and festivals that come along their way.