Why Mahindra KUV100 NXT Considered Next Generation SUV
The new Mahindra KUV100 NXT is all set to offer you a fascinating driving experience with brilliant SUV style, hi-tech features, refined performance, superior interiors and outstanding safety.
The KUV100 NXT from Mahindra & Mahindra is a much-admired product. The facelift version of Mahindra KUV100 is first launched in 2016 to attract the youth and the urbane people. Though there are no major mechanical updates, this improved KUV100 NXT comes with a few cosmetic enhancements and interior upgrades. The compact SUV hatchback, muscular body lines and ultra-modern features make the all-new KUV100 NXT (Kool Utility Vehicle) unique in its range.
The KUV100 gets plush dual tone exteriors to bring out a solid SUV stance. The front facade of the KUV100 NXT is elevated with an aggressive grill with chrome inserts, muscular dual tone front bumper with silver skid plate, flared wheel arches with new wheel door, and dual chamber sunglass inspired headlamps with LED DRLS. The integrated spoiler with aero corners, fog lamps with bezel surround, double barrel clear lens tail lamps and power foldable ORVMs with integrated turn indicators are some of the additional features. The 2-tone alloy wheels with a specific enhancement in size as it is up-sized to 15 inches to match with the tall body outline. Another attractive features of the KUV100 is its high ground clearance with 1700mm and 185/65 R14 tubeless radial tyres.
Let’s have a glance at the below exterior features:
· Electronic temperature control panel
· New Intellipark
· Remote keyless entry with in-remote opening tailgate
· Follow me home headlamps
· Twin pod cluster with gear shift alerts
· Electric power steering with steering mounted controls
· Power eco mode & micro hybrid (ESS)
The cabin of the KUV100 NXT is lavishly furnished with sporty black theme, piano black inserts and silver accents. It has 17.8 cm capacitive touchscreen infotainment, an easy-read
instrument cluster with DIS and gearshift indicator to offer you a great driving experience. The central console has vertically stacked AC vents/controls and an integrated audio system. The quality of the materials is good enough to provide comfort and lush appearance. It has 2 seating options – a 5 seater and a 6 seater. A bench like seat comes in the front row for a 6 seater while the 5 seater is equipped with fine bucket seats. You can enjoy the enough leg/head/shoulder space in the front, but the rear leg-room is slightly inadequate.
Peek into the below list of interior features:
· Front and rear arm rest with cup holders
· Spacious boot space, Under-floor storage
· Under seat storage space with removable bin
· Cooled glove box, Sunglass holder
· Mood lighting, Puddle lamps
· Console mounted joystick like gearshift
· Height adjustable driver seat
· Driver footrest (dead pedal)
Engine, Transmission & Fuel Economy
The KUV100 NXT comes with 2 engine options – diesel and petrol. The KUV100 petrol is power-driven by the mFalcon G80 1.2L 3-cylinder all-aluminum unit that produces 83Ps of power and a peak torque of 115Nm. It is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. The KUV100 diesel is power-driven by mFalcon D75 1.2 L CRDi unit, which produces 78Ps of power and a peak torque of 190Nm. It is mated to a 5-speed manual transmission. The ARAI certified mileage of the petrol engine is 18.15kmpl and that of the diesel variant is 25.32kmpl.
To provide the optimum safety the KUV100 comes with dual airbags, ABS and independent McPherson Strut suspension with dual path mounts. The front is equipped with coil springs and hydraulic gas charges shock absorber while the rear gets semi-independent twist beam suspension with coil spring and hydraulic gas charged shock absorber. ABS (Anti Breaking
System) with EBD comes as a standard features for all variants while the dual airbags are optional from base variant. The KUV100 offers more safety with front disc and rear drum brakes, dual child safety locks and automatic hazard warning lamps.
Other safety features include:
· Strong Monocoque construction with ultra-high strength steel
· Isofix child seat mounts on rear seat
· Automatic hazard lights on panic braking
· Rear wash and wipe with defogger
· Speed sensing automatic door locks
· Engine immobilizer
Having all the hi-tech and safety features, the Mahindra KUV100 is considered as the best car in its range. Moreover it comes in an affordable pricing and offers a great value for money. Mahindra KUV100 NXT on-road price in Secunderabad starts from Rs. 4.91 lakhs and goes up to Rs. 8.01 lakhs. Petrol KUV100 NXT price starts at Rs. 4.91 lakhs while Diesel KUV100 NXT price starts at Rs. 5.95 lakhs. Well, it’s time to chase your dream of owning your favorite Mahindra. Visit any nearest Mahindra showroom in Secunderabad today. For more information on the best deals and authorized Mahindra Dealers in Secunderabad you can visit our website www.automotivemahindra.com.