Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

This latest offering on the Mahindra XUV300 SUV is expected to further boost sales of the sub-4m SUV in the Indian market.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

This new offering will be very essential as the prices of the XUV300 have recently been increased and the starting price of the XUV300 SUV now starts from Rs 8.41 lakh (ex-showroom, India) for the base ‘W4’ trim level ” equipped with a gasoline engine and manual transmission.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

In comparison, the top-end ‘W8(O) Dual-Tone’ variant of the Mahindra XUV300 fitted with the AMT diesel engine and gearbox is now priced at Rs 14.07 lakh (ex-showroom, India).

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

Speaking of the Mahindra XUV300, the sub-4m SUV is currently one of the safest sub-4m SUVs you can buy in the country with a 5-star safety rating from Global-NCAP for the protection of adult occupants.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

A while back, the Mahindra XUV300 SUV got a minor facelift to make the model look a bit more contemporary in the Indian market. Although the facelift was only minor, it was essential as the SUV was launched in 2019.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

However, with the update, Mahindra has reduced the size of the alloy wheels offered with the premium W8 and W8(O) variants of the Mahindra XUV300 SUV. This means that the top-end W8 variant of the 2022 iteration of the Mahindra XUV300 no longer comes with 17-inch alloy wheels.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

In addition to reducing the size of the alloy wheels, the width of the tires has also been reduced from 215mm to 205mm.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

While these changes may seem like a downgrade, the updated tire size is more suitable for Indian driving conditions and may have had a positive impact on the fuel economy of the sub-4m SUV.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

In terms of features, the Mahindra XUV300 is packed with features like a large 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, rain-sensing windshield wipers, automatic climate control, a electric sunroof, connected car technology and much more.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

The Mahindra XUV300 SUV also comes with top level safety systems such as 7 airbags, ABS, cornering brake control, EBD, Traction Control (TC) and front and rear parking sensors.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

The Mahindra XUV300 comes with a choice of two engine options. The petrol unit is a turbocharged 1.2-litre with 109hp and 200Nm of torque, while the diesel powertrain is a turbocharged 1.5-litre with 115hp and 300Nm of torque. Additionally, both of these engines can be specified with either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed AMT gearbox.

Mahindra updates offer on XUV300: benefits up to Rs 46,000

Thoughts on Mahindra XUV300

Mahindra XUV300 has gained decent traction in the Indian car market and it is a decent buy for anyone looking for an SUV under 4m in India. Mahindra’s latest offering makes the SUV much more attractive than before.