Mahindra TUV300 Launched at Rs. 6.9 Lakh
The country’s largest utility vehicle maker, Mahindra and Mahindra, finally launched the TUV300 sub-compact SUV in India with a starting price of Rs. 6.90 lakh (ex-showroom, Pune). Positioned above the slow-selling Quanto, the Mahindra TUV300 will take on the Ford EcoSport, Hyundai Creta, etc.. The Mahindra SUV gets 7 variants across 3 trims – T4, T6 and T8 in a total of 6 colours – Verve Blue, Dynamite Red, Molten Orange, Glacier White, Majestic Silver and Bold Black.
Inspired from a “battle tank”, the Mahindra TUV300’s design gets elements like flat roof, square-shaped wheel arches, raised shoulders and straight bonnet. It also sports clear lens head-lamps, toothed front grille, and a gloss black D-pillar. Developed and designed in-house, the vehicle is based on a new ladder frame chassis. The research & development work of the TUV300 was carried out at the Mahindra Research Valley (MRV), Chennai.
Anand Mahindra, Chairman, Mahindra Group, said, “The launch of the TUV300 is of special significance to the Mahindra Group as it represents our ‘Rise’ philosophy in action. Our development team used alternative thinking to deliver a vehicle with a high level of technology and performance at an unbeatable price. The TUV300 embodies Mahindra’s ‘Tough and Rugged’ DNA which makes me confident that it will be a brand creator in its segment and find favour both in India and globally.”
The Mahindra TUV300 SUV comes powered by a 1.5-litre, 3-cylinder, mHawk80 diesel engine that develops 82.5bhp and 230Nm of maximum torque. It comes mated to a 5-speed manual with the AMT also as an option.
Safety provisions on the Mahindra TUV300 include dual airbags, Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Corner Brake Control (CBC), and automatic door locking.
Mahindra TUV300 Specs:
Engine: 1.5-litre mHawk80
Mahindra TUV300 Price-List
T4: Rs. 6.90 lakh
T4+: Rs. 7.25 lakh
T6: Rs. 7.55 lakh
T6+: Rs. 7.8 lakh
T6+ autoSHIFT: Rs. 8.52 lakh
T8: Rs. 8.4 lakh
T8 autoSHIFT: Rs. 9.12 lakh
P.S: All prices mentioned above are ex-showroom, Pune