‘Set the Roads on Fire’ with Stylish & Thrilling ‘Mahindra XUV300’ Launched at Karnataka Agencies
Mangaluru: The Mahindra XUV300 is the latest entrant in India’s compact SUV segment. Based on the SsangYong Tivoli, the premium on the inside, and loaded with features, the Mahindra certainly made a strong first impression. Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), a part of the US $20.7 billion Mahindra Group, announced that bookings for the XUV300, its stylish new Compact SUV model, would begin at Mahindra dealerships across India in February, and locally the stylish and thrilling SUV Mahindra XUV300 was launched at Karnataka Agencies, Mangaluru on Thursday, 21 February 2019.
According to Veejay Ram Nakra, Chief of Sales & Marketing, M&M Ltd. who had said “The XUV300 is a very exciting and comprehensive package that will compete with SUVs in the Rs.8-12 Lakh (ex-showroom) price range. The XUV300 promises not just the most fun-to-drive performance in the segment, but also first-in-class hi-tech features & best-in-class safety. Its Seven airbags are the highest number offered on any 5-seater, not just in the Compact SUV segment, but also in the mid-size sedan segment. Segment-first features such as Dual-zone Fully Automatic Climate Control and Front Parking Sensors are thoughtful new features keeping consumer expectations in mind. We are certain that the XUV300 will help us redefine the growing Compact SUV segment in India.”
The launching ceremony of Mahindra XUV300 at Karnataka Agencies, Kottara Chowki-Mangaluru was graced by Ashwin Naik-Co-Driver at Mahindra Adventure, National Champion-European Rally Championship (ERC); Musa Sherif-Co-Driver at Mahindra Adventure-Asia Zone Champion, 6 Times National Champion, and Manoj Gupta-Senior GM Zonal Head -South M & M Ltd, who launched the SUV by lighting the lamp, also joined by Santhosh Rodrigues and Rathan Rodrigues, the Managing Partners of Karnataka Agencies. Speaking on the occasion, both Musa and Ashwin expressed their satisfaction with Mahindra vehicles, which have helped them win in many Rallies with no mechanical breakdowns. “We look forward to rally in Mahindra XUV 300, since this SUV is Thrilling, Scorching, a Head-Turner, a Fortress, Indulging with a Cutting edge, sleek and stylish. This vehicle is worth your money and will surely win the hearts of the people,” said Ashwin Naik.
Also speaking on the occasion, Manoj Gupta-Senior GM Zonal Head -South M & M Ltd said, “Subcompact SUV sales in India grew by a solid 23 per cent in 2018, with total sales going over the 4 lakh mark. Without a doubt, it is the fastest growing car segment in India! And now Mahindra has a brand new model which will go up against the likes of other competitors. Yes! We are talking about the all-new Mahindra XUV300. And it does look like an exciting prospect. The new XUV300 gets a bunch of segment first features along with good fit and finish! The performance is par for the course in the subcompact SUV segment. What stands out are the quality and the overall package. With the aggressive pricing of the XUV300, Mahindra might just disrupt the segment which in itself will be a big achievement. Is it worth putting your money? It is a definite yes!”.
Santhosh Rodrigues, the Managing Partner of Karnataka Agencies welcomed the gathering and also thanked their customers for their support during a period of over three decades. Sushil Pinto, the Trainer and Jobin Mathew-Zonal Sales Manager, both at Karnataka Agencies briefed about the Mahindra XUV300, and revealed the prices of Mahindra XUV300 respectively. Keys were handed over the proud owners of this stylish and sleek Mahindra XUV300, namely Sanjay G Shet, Namdev Shenoy, Nithin Ullal and Ashok Pereira. Ms Ashwini from Karnataka Agencies compered the programme.
Key Highlights of Mahindra XUV300:
– Available with both Petrol & Diesel options with best-in-class torque of 300 Nm for Diesel & 200 Nm for Petrol engines
– Offers Best-in-Class safety with 7 Airbags & first-in-class hi-tech features such as Dual-Zone Fully Automatic Climate Control and Front Parking Sensors
– To be available in 3 variants and 1 optional pack
The XUV300 will offer an exciting and unbeatable combination of head-turning & cheetah-inspired design, ‘fun-to-drive’ performance, first-in-class hi-tech features, best-in-class safety and class-defining interiors.
Head-turning, Cheetah-inspired Design
The XUV300‘s headlamps integrate with the fog lamps forming a Cheetah-like tear-duct, while the pronounced wheel arches are inspired from the muscular haunches of the Cheetah. Its modern grille, sculpted bonnet, pronounced shoulder & body lines, along with its elevated stance, give the XUV300 a bold and charismatic road presence. The dual LED DRLs and bold LED tail lamps, create an indelible visual signature.
The XUV300 will come with both Petrol and Diesel engine options and will deliver thrilling, fun-to-drive performance. The new model will offer segment-leading torque of 300 Nm for the 1.5L Diesel engine & 200 Nm for the 1.2L Petrol engine.
The XUV300 will be the first compact SUV to offer 7 airbags, including a knee airbag for the driver, ensuring complete safety for all the occupants. The XUV300 will also offer disc brakes on all 4 wheels as standard on all variants.
First-in-class Hi-Tech features
It will offer segment-first features like Dual-zone Fully Automatic Climate Control & Front Parking Sensors.
The XUV300 will offer best-in-class width & the longest wheelbase creating ample space inside its cabin to comfortably seat 5 adults. The XUV300’s premium leatherette seats, stylish dual-tone dashboard and an electric sunroof, make the in-cabin experience exciting and comfortable.
The XUV300 will be available in 3 variants – W4, W6 & W8. Features like Airbags, ABS, Disc Brakes on all four wheels, 6 Speed Transmission, LED tail lamps, all 4 Power windows, etc., will be standard across all variants. In addition, the XUV300 will also come with an option pack variant – W8 (O) – which would have additional technology and safety features. The XUV300 is built at the company’s manufacturing facility at Nashik in Maharashtra.
The Mahindra Group is a USD 20.7 billion federation of companies that enable people to rise through innovative mobility solutions, driving rural prosperity, enhancing urban living, nurturing new businesses and fostering communities. It enjoys a leadership position in utility vehicles, information technology, financial services and vacation ownership in India and is the world’s largest tractor company, by volume. It also enjoys a strong presence in agribusiness, aerospace, commercial vehicles, components, defence, logistics, real estate, renewable energy, speedboats and steel, amongst other businesses. Headquartered in India, Mahindra employs over 2,40,000 people across 100 countries. Learn more about Mahindra on www.mahindra.com / Twitter and Facebook: @MahindraRise
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