Mahindra is an Indian Automobile company which is known to manufacture strong and powerful vehicles suitable for driving on Indian roads. KUV stands for Kool Utility Vehicle which is designed in a way to captivate the attention of youth with merger of both SUV and hatchback look. It is Mahindra’s smallest vehicle which is compact but also has the power pact performance and look of SUV.
The price of this car from Mahindra fall in the range between Rs 4.58 to 7.12 Lakh depending on the model purchased. (Ex-showroom price)
KUV is designed in a unique way for the trendy generation as it combines the power and look of SUV with small cars. It is one of its kind and a new innovation by Mahindra. The most prominent thing that comes to one’s notice is the ground clearance standing at 170 mm and is a new concept launched in Indian market. The front grille and the headlamps on the adjacent makes the car watchful to eye. It is a crossover model that has both space and compactness. The interior of the car is spacious and made of high quality material. It is a 6 seater car with sufficient space along with boot.
It runs on 1198 CC 3-cylindered powerful engine that gives an overall power of 82 bhp in petrol variant and 77bhp in diesel variants. It comes in two different variants with different mileage to offer. The petrol variants give a mileage of around 16kmpl in city and the diesel variant gives a mileage of around 20kmpl.
It is well equipped safe features like ABS and one can opt for dual airbags as well as it is an optional feature. The ground clearance is the best part of this car. It has other additional standard features for smooth and comfortable driving like power steering, central lock, air conditioner, music system along with instrumental panel.
|Maximum Torque||115 Nm (Petrol), 190Nm (Diesel)|
|Maximum Power||82 bhp (Petrol), 77 bpb (Diesel)|
|Engine(Petrol)||mFalcon G80, Multi Point Fuel Injectoon(MPFI) With Dual Variable Valve Timing|
|Engine(Diesel)||mFalcon D75, Turbocharger with Intercooler, Common Rail Direct Injection Technology|
|Mileage||22kmpl in city and 25kmpl on highways for the diesel variant.
16 kmpl in city and 18kmpl on highways for petrol variant.
|Fuel Tank Capacity||25 Ltrs|
|Front Track||1490 mm|
|Rear Track||1490 mm|
|Front suspension||Independent McPherson Strut with Dual path Mounts along with Coil Spring and Hydraulic Gas charge Shock Absorber.|
|Rear suspension||Semi – Independent Twist Beam with Coil Spring and Hydraulic Gas Charged Shock Absorber.|
|Ground Clearance||170 mm|
|Low Oil Indicator||Yes|
|Low Fuel Indicator||Yes|
|Remote Controlled Boot||Yes|
|Seating Capacity||6 seater|
|Boot Space||243 litres expandable to 473 litres|
|Antilock Braking System||Yes|