Mahindra and Mahindra jointly collaborate with Ssangyong and represent a new design development and built on the advancement of the Monocoque structure. The car incorporates XUV500. Mahindra runs in the SUV market. The manufacturing is taking place at the Mahindra’s renowned Research and Development unit in Chennai. The firm developed a class and performs models like XUV500, Bolero, Scorpio and Quanto. The company has SUV supremacy engraved. It varies the upcoming cars that are launched. The design and structure creates a threat to Tata Nixon, Volkswagen Taigun and Ford Ecosport. The car competes with forthcoming Hyundai ix25 and Maruti Suzuki XA Alpha cars.
Engine and Performance:
The car S101 is of a modern style with clam shell bonnet architecture. Mahindra S101 has a robust engine structure and has a seven power train family. All the engineered are on the same platform with the variables of fuel and displacement powers. S101 has the resemblance of Quanto MPV and Scorpio SUV. There are diesel and petrol engines. The two engines are linked to five speed manual gearbox. The car builds with the automated transmission manual transmission gear Box. The variants have 1.2 liter petrol and diesel engines, a 1.5 liter diesel mill and 1.6 liter diesel engine. There is additional 1.0 liter and 1.5 liter petrol engine. The average energy efficiencies are churned by the engines at 240Nm and 100bhp. Mahindra S101 delivers a mileage about 20 kmpl.
Mahindra has different features like dual air bags, ABS, ESP, Parking sensor and fog lamps. SUV is equipped with features like Power steering with tilt telescopic view, automatic climatic control, power windows of all doors, Keyless entry and power-packed driver seat. There is Blue-tooth connectivity and touch screen music system. The car owns less expensive version of XUV’s audio visual navigation system which is expected to give an edge over the rivals. The steering is mounted with audio controls and trip computers.
Price and Launch:
S101 is expected to cost Rs.6.Lakhs. The vehicle is going to be launched in April 2015.