Our home grown manufacturer, Mahindra is on a launching spree, after the updated Scorpio and XUV500, and the latest TUV300, it is in news again for a compact SUV that would be known as XUV100 and would be launched in the near future. The car is code named S101 and according to the recent spy shots and rendered images revealed by our friends at Indian Autos Blog, it seems like another exciting product from the house of Mahindra.
The car would most probably carry a 6-point chrome-embellished grille and will be based on an all new monocoque front wheel drive platform carrying an all new 1.2 litre petrol motor. It is expected that the car will be here before the end of this financial year. Along with a three cylinder petrol motor, a three cylinder 1.5-litre motor would most likely be present along with an AMT gearbox as option.
According to the sources, it is expected that the car would compete against the like of WagonR which sells strongly in the Rs. 4 Lakh ex-showroom price bracket. Therefore, the car is expected to be priced competitively. The interior spy shots have also revealed that the top variant of the car would most likely carry a three spoke multi-function steering wheel along with other features like an integrated music system.