In front of the 2016 Auto Expo, the new Mahindra cars including Quanto and four-door e2o electric have been tested by the company in two different places. Both models covered their bodies with the camouflages and will get new additional features as well as specifications than their predecessors. Mahindra Qunto facelift will be developed for the domestic market whereas the four-door e2o electric car will be offered by the SUV maker for domestic and export markets including the UK.
Mahindra Quanto Facelift:
With the well-receiving from the Indian buyers, the company has confirmed to launch the facelift of the popular SUV is Mahindra Quanto, which could be named as either Cresto or Canto. No news from the domestic car maker is like the Qunato facelift will enter the market with what name and which kind of features. It was spotted very recently for testing in Maharashtra and again tested on roads in the different place.
Mahindra Canto / Mahindra Cresto will get the cosmetic updates like the exterior with new layouts, revised bumpers, headlamps with DRLs and the stylish hood scoop. The front profile of the car will get the fresh look with the new attractive front grille and the mild changes. The added features and changes are likely to offer the Quanto facelift with the premium appearance among the range of Mahindra cars. The quality seat upholstery and some of the design changes and features from the KUV 100 are to be received by the Mahindra Qunato facelift. Moreover, it will get the design cues from the popular SUVs like the XUV 500 and Scorpio.
The mechanical specifications of the Quanto facelift will be powered by the 1.5-litre turbodiesel engine with three-cylinder options. Mahindra Canto will likely to be incorporated with the autoShift technology apart from the standard five-speed manual gearbox. With the same engine, the existed Quanto will generate the power output of 100bhp and the torque of 240Nm. The Quanto facelift will enter the Indian market within the duration of this quarter.
Four-door Mahindra e2o:
To reduce the pollution and environment issues, the Indian Government looking for the electric as well as hybrid cars. The four-door e2o electric car will introduce by June 2016. It will be powered by the electric motor that produces 25bhp of power and 53.9Nm of torque and is expected to get the powerful electric drivetrain. The car will give the high-speed range of 120/km as well as the top speed of 81/kmph. For the European market, the four-door electric car will get the extra safety features and the standard features like power steering, EORVMs, reverse camera, music system, as well. It is bigger than the existed 2-door electric and expected to offer within the affordable price range.
At the 13th international Auto Expo in Noida, the two upcoming Mahindra cars will be debuted with their stylish and good appearance and world-class features.