Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Tuesday launched the automated manual transmission (AMT) version of compact SUV XUV300 priced at ₹11.5 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi). M&M dealerships across the country have started accepting bookings for a token amount of ₹20,000 for the XUV300 diesel-AMT.
The W8 diesel trim with AMT technology is priced at ₹11.5 lakh, while the W8 (Optional) trim is tagged at ₹12.7 lakh.
The SUV will be available for test drives in the next couple of days. The buyers can expect to get their SUV delivered within six to eight weeks. XUV300 diesel-AMT will be offered in three colours - red rage, aquamarine and pearl white.
The AMT versions are costlier by ₹55,000 over the W8 and W8(O) manual trims of the model that are priced at ₹10.8 lakh and ₹11.99 lakh, respectively.
The diesel XUV300 comes with 1.5-litre turbo engine with an electronic variable geometry turbocharger which delivers 116.6 PS (Pferdestrke) of power.
"After receiving an overwhelming response for its manual version since its launch in February 2019, we are confident that the XUV300 autoSHIFT will further strengthen the brand’s value proposition and expand the market for us," M&M Chief of Sales and Marketing (Automotive Division) Veejay Ram Nakra said.