Mahindra KUV100 Launched at 4.45 lakhs; Most Fuel Efficient Diesel SUV in India

KUV100 Price has been revealed and its interestingly positioned!

As planned, at an event in Pune, Mahindra has finally launched the KUV100 at a starting price tag of Rs 4.45 lakhs ex-showroom, Delhi for the entry level petrol variant. The compact SUV was designed by the folks at Mahindra Research Valley and will be competing against the traditional B1 and B2 segment hatchbacks in the country.

The high set grille with head lamps swept back to the A pillar, studded with LEDs, square wheel arches and sloping roofline brings in a sporty crossover characteristic to the KUV100. The rear door handle has been integrated into the C-pillar like that of the Chevrolet Beat. It is also the only 6 seater in the segment with a 3+3 seating pattern thanks to a front bench seat. A 5 seater (2+3) version is also available in all trims expect the base.

Mahindra KUV100 Launch Pic

KUV100 Engines

Engine options include an all new mFalcon family:

  • The 1.2 litre mFalcon G80 petrol produces 82 bhp of power at 5,500 rpm and 115 Nm of torque at 3,500 to 3,600 rpm. It is mated with a 5 speed manual transmission and has a fuel efficiency rating of 18.15 kmpl.
  • The diesel 1.2 litre mFalcon D75 mill churns out 77 bhp of maximum power at 3,750 rpm and 190 Nm of torque which peaks out in the range of 1,750 to 2,250 rpm. This one too gets a 5 speed manual gearbox but the fuel efficiency is the best for any diesel SUV in the country at 25.32 kmpl.

The front wheel drive compact SUV also gets Mahindra’s microhybrid system (start/stop system). It measures 3,675 mm in length, 1,715 mm in width and 1,655 mm in height. The boot space is a decent 243 litres which can be extended to 473 litres with the rear seats down. It also gets a 35 litre fuel tank.

Mahindra KUV 100 interiors studio

KUV100 Colors

Mahindra is offering the KUV100 in 7 colour options.

  • Pearl White
  • Aquamarine
  • Dazzling Silver
  • Flamboyant Red
  • Fiery Orange
  • Designer Grey
  • Midnight Black

Mahindra KUV100 rear

In terms of safety, KUV100 gets ABS and EBD as standard across the range and dual front airbags as optional extra right from the base variant.

KUV100 Price List

Here is the list of all 24 variants variant and full price list of KUV100…

Mahindra KUV100 Price List

*all prices ex-showroom, Delhi

Though the prices are slightly higher than our expectations but are real good nonetheless! Mahindra has a real winner in hand for sure…

2 thoughts on “Mahindra KUV100 Launched at 4.45 lakhs; Most Fuel Efficient Diesel SUV in India”

  1. Off the box, Mahindra is good in accurately segmenting the market, which is good for customers as better options of value according to usage, Wish you all the best Mahindra, keep rolling and make the industry run behind you for clues and experience, I am going to buy one of your models soon, Thank you.


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