Mahindra & Mahindra has launched it’s new compact SUV NuvoSport today at ₹ 7.35-9.76 lakh (Ex-showroom, Thane). NuvoSport was said to be the facelift of Quanto but Mahindra has cleared that it is totally a different product and as of now no decision has been taken about taking Quanto off the sales.
Mahindra NuvoSport is a 7-seater sub-4 meter compact SUV is based on the same platform as the new generation Scorpio. The front has been made quite aggressive and stylish with some modern features such as LED DRLs and Scorpio-like hood scoop while the rear has also got sportier touches such as tail lamps in the rear pillar, blackened bumpers with integrated lights & tailgate mounted spare wheel.
Under the hood, NuvoSport comes with 1.5L mHawk 2-stage turbocharged engine which produces 100bhp of max power and 240Nm of peak torque. Mileage is claimed to be 17.45 kmpl. There are two transmission options of 5-speed manual and an AMT system to choose from. It also have eco/power modes to maintain the efficiency.
Inside, NuvoSport gets 6.2″ infotainment touchscreen, driver information system, chrome gear knob and AC vents. Mahindra also introduced reclining 2nd row seat for further comfortable seating in 2nd row.
The NuvoSport will come in 3 main variants N4, N6 and N8 among which N6 & N8 will have AMT variants too. Mahindra also offers safety features equipped N4+ and N6+ which will have added features like 2 airbags and ABS with ABD. There will be 6 colour options- Black, White, Silver, Red, Blue & Orange.
|Variant||Price (Ex-showroom Thane)|
|N4||₹ 7.35 lakh|
|N4 +||₹ 7.65 lakh|
|N6||₹ 8.36 lakh|
|N6 AMT||₹ 9.00 lakh|
|N8||₹ 9.12 lakh|
|N8 AMT||₹ 9.76 lakh|