Mahindra has launched the KUV100 in India, which is the company's ninth product to be launched this financial year. The KUV100 is being targeted towards youngsters and first time car buyers. Here is all the details you need to know about the KUV100
The Mahindra KUV100 is available as either a five or six-seater. The KUV100 will be sold in 12 different models or variants in the Indian market.
|Mahindra KUV100 Variant||Petrol||Diesel|
|K2 6-Seater||Rs. 4.45 lakh||Rs. 5.25 lakh|
|K2+ 6-Seater||Rs. 4.67 lakh||Rs. 5.47 lakh|
|K4 5-Seater||Rs. 4.80 lakh||Rs. 5.60 lakh|
|K4 6-Seater||Rs. 4.85 lakh||Rs. 5.65 lakh|
|K4+ 5-Seater||Rs. 5.02 lakh||Rs. 5.82 lakh|
|K4+ 6-Seater||Rs. 5.07 lakh||Rs. 5.87 lakh|
|K6 5-Seater||Rs. 5.39 lakh||Rs. 6.24 lakh|
|K6 6-Seater||Rs. 5.44 lakh||Rs. 6.29 lakh|
|K6+ 5-Seater||Rs. 5.61 lakh||Rs. 6.46 lakh|
|K6+ 6-Seater||Rs. 5.66 lakh||Rs. 6.51 lakh|
|K8 5-Seater||Rs. 5.94 lakh||Rs. 6.79 lakh|
|K8 6-Seater||Rs. 5.99 lakh||Rs. 6.84 lakh|
Note: All prices ar ex-showroom (Delhi)
The KUV100 has an aggressive, tall stance, that gives the vehicle a muscular look. For a vehicle in thi segment, the KUV100 has a brilliant road presence. The KUV is a small package, but with a lot to offer, in terms of features, luxury, and safety.
Engine, Gearbox, & Mileage
The Mahindra KUV100 is powered by a choice of either a 1.2-litre petrol or a 1.2-litre diesel engine. Both engines three-cylinder power houses. The petrol engine produces 82bhp and 114Nm of torque, and the diesel engine is a turbocharged mill that produces 77bhp and 190Nm of torque.
Both engines come paired with a 5-speed manual gearbox and have been built from the ground up by Mahindra itself.
The petrol engine returns a mileage of 18.15km/l and the diesel engine returns 25.32km/l.
The top-of-the-line Mahindra KUV100 variant features front and rear arm rests with cup holders, illuminated ignition, all four power windows, height adjustable driver's seat, multi-functional steering wheel, a cooled glovebox, two drive modes (Eco and Power), and Mahindra's Micro Hybrid technology.
Other features include a 6-speaker infotainment system with Bluetooth, AUX, and USB connectivity, follow me home headlamps, speed sensing door locks, 243 litres of boot space (expandable up to 473 litres if you put the rear seats down), automatic hazard lights under emergency braking, and a holder for your sunglasses.
The Mahindra KUV100 meets future safety standards that will be enforced in India in 2017. Apart from that, the KUV100 is offered in the market with standard Anti-lock Braking System and Electronic Brake Force Distribution (EBD). The top spec variant will have dual airbags and engine immobilizer.
The Mahindra KUV100 is available in seven colours: Fiery Orange, Dazzling Silver, Pearl White, Midnight Black, Flamboyant Red, Aquamarine, and Designer Grey.
Also, another very interesting feature is that the Mahindra KUV100 is available on Flipkart.