Mahindra is the well-known maker of utility vehicles and mini trucks, and has now entered the segment of sports utility vehicles. Its latest XUV 300 is all ready for launch by the end of the year 2014 and the launch is preceded by the launch of its utility vehicle XUV 500 W4. Mahindra has also acquired New Korean Automaker that has again raised its expectation in the market. Soon we could expect the launch of Mini XUV 300 from Mahindra in India, which has been inspired by the styling of XUV 500.
Specifications of Mahindra XUV 300:
Mahindra has been considered as the king of the SUV segment as its Scorpio, SUV 500 and Xylo have been ruling their roads at their respective segments. Its diesel engine would offer a mileage of 12-13 kmpl and would feature sporty exteriors with ample headroom and legroom. Mahindra as the maker of sturdy and trendy sport utility vehicles, Mahindra is expected to load its XUV 300 with a number of hidden features and powerful engine to be the best launch on Indian roads this year.
Mahindra is gearing up with all its all new compact XUV 300 which has been inspired by its Mahindra XUV 500. The body of this new wagon would be based on its 500 model and its front Cheetah shares much of its looks with its predecessor. The wagon would be a 5 seater SUV, ideal for Indian families.
The SUV is expected to be more powerful that its Ecosport diesel variant and Duster PS, and its 1.5 litre engine is expected to afford a peak power of 100 PS and a torque of 200 NM.
Interior and exterior styling:
This compact SUV is expected to be stylish with all latest features to afford a sense of premium style and at a very comfortable and affordable price. The SUV would retain the stylish features of XUV 500. Other integral features of the vehicle would include projector headlights, choice of 15-16 inch alloy wheels, rain sensing wipers etc.
Safety and comfort features:
The safety specifications of the SUV includes, dual airbags, ABS, ESP, parking sensor, fog lights, hill hold assistance for drivers etc. the SUV is also packed with ambient comfort features that adds true value for its money such as power steering with tilt and telescopic views, automatic climate control system, power windows for all four doors, keyless lock, power packed driver seat etc. The vehicle also has ample scope for infotainment systems such as steering mounted controls, Bluetooth connectivity, touchscreen music system etc.
The Mahindra XUV 300 that is expected to be launched by the year 2014 would compete with Ford Ecosport, Nissan Terrano, Renault Duster, Toyota Rush and Nissan Juke. The car is expected to be unveiled at the Auto Expo 2014 and is expected to hit the markets at March 2014. The price of the vehicle is expected to be from 7-9 lakhs and would be featured only at 5 speed manual transmission system alone.