2018 Mahindra KUV100 Trip was recently launched for INR 5.16 lakh (ex-showroom). This marks official entry of Mahindra hatchback in cab operator and fleet management brands as they could now enjoy loads of KUV’s space to keep customers in utmost comfort all the time.
For operators who love CNG and petrol powered cabs, one could go for the above mentioned model with bi-fuel option while diesel preference will cost you just INR 26,000 and KUV100 Trip Diesel can be bought for INR 5.42 lakh. Petrol CNG option is offered for the first time while diesel variant uses same setup as standard diesel car.
Mahindra uses 1.2L, three cylinder engine producing 82 HP on petrol and 70 HP on CNG as fuel. Those looking for diesel can choose 1.2L, 3-cylinder diesel engine producing 77 HP. CNG storage capacity for KUV100 Trip is 60 liters. Mahindra offers 80 kph speed limiter on KUV100 Trip as it will be registered as a commercial vehicle.
Based on last generation KUV100, this typical variant is available with air conditioner, internally adjustable mirrors and power steering option. ABS is also available as standard on both the engine options. Buyers can also get additional warranty of up to 5 years.
Petrol and CNG powered KUV100 Trip is available with both five and six seat options while diesel version comes with six seat layout as standard. Fleet operators will get an impressive INR 0.35-0.40 per kilometer of annual maintenance package that can help them save a lot more than standard car ownership experience.
KUV100 is now available with an updated front fascia and still, sales report from last few months indicate poor performance by the peppy car. It is higher than usual and offers enough space for five full grown adults. Also, it comes with smart storage spaces as standard in its interior.