Mahindra and Mahindra stand for a reputed, strong brand that knows Indian nerves when it comes to the technology and craziness when it comes to CAR. Especially SUV’s and now the DADDY of their SUV’s segment, KUV 100 is set to launch on JANUARY 15, 2016. Mahindra and Mahindra has called this KUV 100 as youth and GenX model, so the brand ambassador is Varun Dhawan, seems like he is all set to go with the new Mahindra KUV 100. M&M has decided that they are going to revolutionize the car segment with the as the price and features are just unbeatable. It will come in four variants
Available in Petrol & Diesel | ABS standard in all variants
Base variant: K2 & K2+ (with dual airbags) Mid variants
High variants: K4 & K4+ (with dual airbags)
Top end variant: K6 & K6+ (with dual airbags) and K8 (with dual airbags)
Here are some cool features of KUV 100:
Styles and art of car is dominating, it is one-of-its kind beauty with rugged and tough look. More like a mini XUV500 with the tint of Scorpio.
Sub-4 meter vehicle of M&M is designed for youth, so the name KOOL Utility Vehicle was given to it, and 100 signifies the series and the position of vehicle.
It comes with LED DRL’S and fog lamps. Front seems to be loaded with different pair of headlamps and with follow-me-home lamps. Underbody is black and plastic cladding continues towards the tail section.
It will come along with body colored bumpers, electrically adjustable ORVMs, door handles along with chrome inserts on the grille, roof rails and roof-mounted antenna along with front door puddle lamps, the design and features varies among variants.
If we will talk about engines then diesel engine is mFALCON D75 with Turbocharged CRDe (Common Rail Diesel Engine) its Emission standard is BS IV (Future Emission Protected) and it comes with 1198 engine displacement (CC and max power (bhp(kW)@rpm) is) 77(57)@, max torque @rpm 3750 190@1750-2250
For petrol version it is mFALCON G80 and an All Aluminium MPFI Petrol Engine – compact & light weight. Its Emission standard is same as of diesel variant and has 1198 engine displacement (CC) with 82(61) @5500 max power bhp(kW)@rpm and max torque Nm@rpm 115@3500-3600
This KUV 100 doesn’t have competitor in its own segment , it will compete with hatchback and crossover segment cars like i20 Active and grand i10 etc, along with this Maruti is also planning to reveal the all-new Ignis as a sub-4 meter compact crossover SUV and that will be the competitor for M & M KUV 100.
Probable price is 4.5 – 6 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi).