10 Interesting Things You Should Know About Mahindra Kuv100

author image Thursday 28 January 2016, 10:20 AM TOP 10

Among the many exciting cars that shall be vying for the attention of automobile buyers is the Mahindra KUV100. Here are 10 interesting things you should know about the car:

Mahindra kuv100
Mahindra kuv100
  1. The Mahindra KUV100 (one double oh) acronym stands for Kool Utility Vehicle according to the manufacturer.
  2. It is an indigenous design and has been styled at Mahindra’s Research Valley facility, which is located on the outskirts of Chennai.
  3. The KUV100 has been designed to satisfy demand from urban buyers and features a unique blend of SUV’ish elements in a hatchback-crossover form.
  4. One of Mahindra KUV100’s features that makes it stand out in the market is its 200mm ground clearance which puts many, mainstream SUV’s and crossovers to shame.
  5. The Mahindra KUV100 is the first ever vehicle in the company’s portfolio to be powered by a petrol engine. It has been badged the G80 (G for Gasoline), the 1.2 litre three-cylinder motor is part of an all-new, engine family titled the mFalcon.
  6. A console mounted gear lever is one of the Mahindra KUV100’s features which sets it apart from the competition.
  7. The Mahindra KUV100 can seat three passengers abreast in the front row, making it the only vehicle in its class to offer such a unique seating combination.
  8. The list of Mahindra KUV100 features is a mile long. Chief among these include: dual airbags at the front, ABS, EBD, a cooled glovebox, twin-driving modes and start-stop technology.
  9. On the fuel efficiency front, the Mahindra KUV100 delivers a manufacturer claimed 18.5 km/l to a litre of petrol, while the diesel variant happens to be the most efficient in the country, with a fuel-efficiency figure of 25.3 km/l
  10. Lastly, the Mahindra KUV100 is available from an on-road starting price of 4.85 Lakhs and the company is planning to sell the car via online e-commerce platforms such as Flipkart.

It’s high ground clearance, SUV’ish styling, well-appointed cabin, strong levels of safety kit, frugal engines & a competitive starting price all give the Mahindra KUV100 an advantage of sorts over the competition that they’ll find hard to beat.

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