- Started off as a steel trading company in 1945.. and the name of company was MAHINDRA & MOHAMMED!!
- By J C Mahindra and K C Mahindra, who joined forces with Ghulam Mohammed. But in 1947, latter left to become the finance minister of Pakistan.
- Mahindra Bros (with name changed to Mahindra & Mahindra) entered automotive sector in 1947, driving in the iconic Willys Jeep.
Most of the experts had predicted Tata's acquisition of JLR was a sure recipe for failure. But they wrong ( But Nano continue to be a challenge, which experts felt was a sure hit!!!)
This time, the opinion on Aston Martin was as such more guarded !! Once bitten... :)
I thought it was a gamble worth it. . .