The Indian utility vehicle manufacturer, Mahindra has launched the TUV 300 in the South African market at the basic price of R2,29,995, equal to Rs. 11,84,179.28 in Indian currency. In South Africa, the newly launched compact SUV is offered in top-end T8 variants only.
As per the reports, the SA- specific Mahindra TUV 300 measures the length of 4,096mm, the width of 1,795mm, the height of 1,839mm and offered with the wheelbase of 2680mm. In South Africa, the TUV 300 is powered by the turbocharged, 2.5-litre mHawk100 diesel engine, which produces the power of 98.53hp (73.5 kW) at the speed of 3,750rpm and the torque of 240Nm at the speed range of 1,600rpm to 2,800rpm.
The South-Africa specific Mahindra TUV 300 is available with the rear-wheel drivetrain and standard 5-speed manual transmission to send the power to the back wheels. It is rated at the fuel economy of 18.52kmpl.
The compact SUV offers with the Micro-Hybrid technology that features auto start and stop functionality, 15-inch alloy wheels, chrome-framed fog lamps, roof rails, keyless entry, static bending headlamps, infotainment system features USB/aux and Bluetooth connectivity and driver information.
In addition, the TUV 300 features the general key features like dual front airbags, second-row mobile charging ports, ABS with ABD. The South Africa-specific TUV 300 is available in four colors, Glacier White, Dynamo Red, Majestic Silver and Molten Orange.