Mahindra and Mahindra today announced that its entry level, urban compact SUV, the KUV100 has reached the sales milestone of 50,000 units in India.
Launched in January 2016 in a highly competitive segment, the KUV100 has made its presence felt with 50,288 units being sold till date. With its aggressive SUV stance, the KUV100 has set new benchmarks in head-turning style spacious interiors with flexi 6-seater and 5 seater options, world-class safety, accessible technology, excellent performance, competitive fuel efficiency and many first-in- class features.
Speaking on the sales milestone, Rajan Wadhera, President, Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “We would like to thank our customers for their support in achieving this milestone for the KUV100. The KUV100 has created an all-new SUV segment in the price range of Rs. 4.5 to 7 lakhs. It combines the appeal of an SUV and the practicality of a compact car, making it a compelling value proposition for buyers. The recent introduction of the new look dual tone KUV100 has also resonated well with our customers and going forward, I am sure that the KUV100 will continue to scale new heights.”
In addition to this, customers also get options to personalize their KUV100 with 4 accessory kits based on sporty and premium themes.
The Mahindra KUV100 comes with a 1.2-litre petrol engine. The unit is good for 82Bhp along with 114Nm of peak torque.The transmission responsibilities are continued to be handled by a 5-speed manual gearbox. There is also a diesel engine on offer which churns out 77bhp of power and 190Nm of torque.
Talking about the prices, the base variant of the Mahindra KUV100 retails at INR 4.54 lakh with the top of the line version costing INR 7.08 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi) to own.