Mahindra and Mahindra –The king of utility vehicles in India is all set to launch their sub-4m SUV “Mahindra XUV100” (codename: Mahindra S101). This model of Mahindra and Mahindra will be the cheapest model of Mahindra and it will be placed below the TUV300 and Quanto. According to reports, Mahindra XUV100 is in its final stages of testing and soon will be coming in market.
Mahindra XUV100 Launch Date
Mahindra XUV100 aka S101 will be arriving on the third week of January 2016. Although its arrival was planned at the end of the year 2015, but due Mahindra TUV300’s demand, manufacturers decided to delay the launch.
Mahindra XUV 100 Price in India
As told before, that MahindraXUV100 will be the cheapest model of Mahindra. Its base variant may cost around Rs 4 lakhs price in India and its top variant can cost upto Rs6.5lakh. In these ranges, S101 can become the most affordable SUV of India.
Mahindra XUV100 Designing and features
Mahindra XUV100 mini SUV will be based on the brand new monocoque platform. Its designing will have the glimpse of Mahindra XUV500.Its front will be occupied by wide grille, vertical slats and projector headlamps. Features like outside rear view mirrors (ORVMs), mounted turn lights, etc are also embedded. It has got curvy roofline , short overhangs design along with 15-inch wheels wrapped. Its interior has got bench type configuration which can accommodate 6 persons at a time. Gear lever is repositioned to create more space for third passenger. Features like ABS with EBD, power windows, ESC (Electronic Stability Program), multi-functional steering, touchscreen infotainment system, dualbags etc are embedded. Also, dual-tone interior theme with piano black finish is added in cabin with instrument cluster and centre console of Mahindra XUV 100. Mileage and Competitors.
XUV 100 Engine Specifications
Mahindra XUV100 will be available in two power options: petrol and diesel. Petrol variant will be powered by 1.2-litre petrol all-new three-cylinder engine and all-new three-cylinder engine 1.2-litre diesel. XUV 100 could be Five-speed manual gearbox and a optional AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) will be providing transmission power.
XUV100 Mileage and Competitors
Mahindra XUV 100 mileage can return the efficiency of 20kmpl and it is expected that this car will be affecting the sales of Maruti Suzuki Wagon R, Ford EcoSport, Renault Kwid (top-end model) etc.