Mahindra KUV100 K8 New Variant makes sure the car stays attractive and takes on its new feature loaded rival, the Ignis
Mahindra today announced the introduction a new variant and look for its compact SUV KUV100, as it completes one year of launch. The KUV100 will be available in the K8 variant with two options for dual tone exterior colour – Flamboyant Red or a Dazzling Silver body with Metallic Black roof. The SUV stance has been enhanced with larger sized 15” alloy wheels with a dynamic design. The interiors get a new sporty black and premium theme. In addition to this the K6 & K6+ variant will now be available with spider design 14” alloy wheels.
In addition to this, customers get options to personalize their KUV100 with 4 accessory kits, namely sporty exterior and interior kits and premium exterior and interior kits. Each kit comprises of many accessories to choose from to further enhance personalize the KUV100. Launched in January 2016, the KUV100 has sold more than 42,000 units since launch.
Mahindra KUV100 K8 New Variant will continue to offer the newly made 1.2 petrol and diesel engines which are set to be improved in the new 2017 models. The cars will deliver more efficiency and similar power as before. The petrol makes 83 PS of power and 115 Nm of torque. Th diesel makes 78 PS of power and 190 Nm of torque. Both vehicles are mated to an 5-speed manual gearbox and soon should be offered with AMT automatic gearbox in the future.
Mahindra KUV100 price starts at 4.58 Lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The Mahindra KUV100 K8 New Variant will be available on the top end K8 variant for Rs. 6.37 Lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). This means the new variant is available at a differential of Rs 13,000 only. Bookings are open at all Mahindra dealerships nationwide. The move is clearly to target the Ignis launched by Maruti, but the Mahindra had already a similar approach targeting the younger audience with this car. We will see how the numbers do on both cars.
Mahindra KUV100 K8 New Variant Revie