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Mahindra XUV300 gets RDE compliant engines

Written by Kanad Kalasur

Mahindra has updated the XUV300 SUV for upcoming emission norms. The 2023 Mahindra XUV300 now comes with engines that are BS6 Phase 2 emission compatible. Along with this, the Indian carmaker has also hiked the prices of some variants.

Updates in the 2023 Mahindra XUV300

There have been no changes made to the insides or the outsides with this update. Mahindra has only updated the engines to meet with the new regulations. The sub-4m SUV comes with a choice of three engines – two petrols and a diesel. The petrol unit is a 1.2-litre motor that is good for 109 BHP and 200 Nm. Meanwhile the 1.5-litre diesel unit puts out 115 BHP and 300 Nm. Both engines are offered with a 6-speed manual or 6-speed automated manual transmission.

The second petrol motor is the 1.2-litre T-GDi unit that develops 128 BHP and 250 Nm of torque. Offered only in the TurboSport variant, this engine is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox.

Price hike of the Mahindra XUV300

Mahindra offers the XUV300 in W4, W6, W8 and W8(O) variants. The starting price of the SUV is INR 8.41 lakh, but few of the variants are now dearer by INR 15,000-22.000. Amongst the petrol variants, the W6 AMT’s price has gone up by INR 20,000 while the W8 and W8(O) will now cost buyers an extra INR 15,000.

In the diesel options, the W4, W6 and W8 variants are more expensive by INR 20,000 while the W8(O) is INR 15,000 dearer.

The TurboSport variants too have received a price hike. The W6 and W8 variants are now costlier by Rs 15,000, while the W8 (O) has received a price hike of Rs 20,000.

2023 Mahindra XUV300 ex-showroom prices:

W4 – INR 8.41 lakh
W6 – INR 10 lakh
W6 AMT – INR 10.71 lakh
W8 – INR 11.31 lakh
W8 (O) – INR 12.53 lakh
W8 (O) dual tone – INR 12.68 lakh
W8 (O) AMT – INR 13.21 lakh

W6 – INR 10.50 lakh
W8 – INR 11.80 lakh
W8 dual tone – INR 11.95 lakh
W8 (O) – INR 12.95 lakh
W8 (O) dual tone – INR 13.10 lakh

W4 – INR 9.80 lakh
W6 – INR 10.58 lakh
W6 AMT – INR 11.90 lakh
W8 – INR 12.61 lakh
W8 (O) – INR 13.45 lakh
W8 (O) dual tone – INR 13.60 lakh
W8 (O) AMT – INR 14.14 lakh

Also Read – Mahindra launches XUV300 TurboSport range at INR 10.35 lakh.