Country’s biggest utility vehicle manufacturer, Mahindra & Mahindra will roll out its highly anticipated compact SUV (sports utility vehicle) named as ‘Quanto’ by the last half of the coming month (September 2012).
At a sub-4 meter length, the new to be launched Quanto is based on the Xylo platform.
Moreover, the Quanto will be the smallest sports utility vehicle in the company’s product collection that is intended at the purchasers of diesel hatchback and entry level sedan clientele.
The Quanto will hit the markets with a novel three-cylinder double-turbo diesel engine generating 65PS and sport the identical tyres like Toyota Innova in dimension.
The new Quanto will be pitched in the same room as the Premier Rio sports utility vehicle and the prices are likely to begin from Rs.5 lakh.
While talking to the media persons, Mr. Pawan Goenka, president, automotive & farm equipment segments, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd stated that the client centric modernism has constantly been at the core of any product advancement at the Mahindra Group.
With this upcoming model, the company is directing to fill a need gap in the country’s automotive market for anadaptable and solid sports utility vehicle.
Mr. Pawan Goenka said that they are sure that with its special value plan, the Quanto will establish a segment for itself in the growing market area.
The highly anticipated compact SUV will fulfill the requirements of young urban India thatgets pleasure from an active way of life.
Mr. Pawan Goenka added that they anticipate the Quanto to provide a thrilling upgrade at a premium to clients who are otherwise in quest of premium diesel hatchbacks or entry level diesel sedans.
The latest offering from the company’s stable will provide additional room, extra power as well asbetter performance.
The Quanto is said to be a resourceful sports utility vehicle that blends the trouble free maneuverability in addition tosolidity of a hatchback with the rough-road ability and supremacy of asports utility vehicle, apt for weekend escapes, making it a ‘well-suited’ car.