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Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon Comparison

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon

Here’s a specifications based comparison between the Mahindra XUV300 and the Tata Nexon.

Mahindra & Mahindra has finally rolled out its all-new sub-4-meter SUV – XUV300 – in the country. Based on the SsangYong’s X100 platform that also underpins the Tivoli, the Mahindra XUV300 has been made available in three trims – W4, W6 and W8 – with both petrol and diesel engine options. While the petrol variants are priced from Rs 7.90 lakh to Rs 10.25 lakh, the diesel models cost between Rs 8.49 lakh – Rs 10.80 lakh. All prices are ex-showroom.

The new Mahindra subcompact SUV comes with several class-leading comfort and safety features along with segment’s most powerful diesel engine. The Mahindra XUV300 will take directly on the Maruti Vitara Brezza, Tata Nexon and Ford EcoSport. Here, we bring you a specification based comparison between the XUV300 and Nexon.

Check out Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon price, specifications, features and other details –

Mahindra XUV300 Rear (1)

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon Price

Mahindra XUV300Rs 7.90 lakh – Rs 10.80 lakh (Ex-showroom)
Tata NexonRs 6.36 lakh – Rs 10.80 lakh (Ex-showroom)

– Mahindra XUV300 has been priced quite competitively. Attributes like factory-fitted sunroof, all-disc brakes and 7-airbags make it slightly expensive than the segment rivals.

– The new Mahindra compact SUV comes with both petrol and diesel powertrains. Prices of the petrol trim start from Rs 7.90 lakh and go up to Rs 10.25 lakh. The diesel variants are priced in the range of Rs 8.49 lakh and Rs 10.80 lakh (all, ex-showroom). Read – Mahindra XUV300 Vs Maruti Vitara Brezza

– Mahindra is also offering an optional pack at an additional cost of Rs 1.19 lakh.

– The Tata Nexon is available with both petrol and diesel engine options.

– While the petrol variants of the SUV are available in the price range of Rs 6.36 lakh – Rs 9.82 lakh, the prices of diesel models range from Rs 7.39 lakh to Rs 10.80 lakh (all, ex-showroom Delhi).

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon Specifications

SpecificationsMahindra XUV300Tata Nexon
Petrol1.2L G801.2L Revotron
Max Power110bhp180bhp
Max Torque200Nm170Nm
Diesel1.5L1.5L Revotorq
Max Power115bhp108bhp
Max Torque300Nm260Nm
Transmission6-speed MT6-speed MT & AMT

– Mahindra’s new subcompact SUV is being offered with both petrol and diesel engine options.

– The diesel version has been propelled by a 1.5-litre turbocharged motor, borrowed from the Marazzo premium MPV. Though, it has been de-tuned for generating less power output. It churns out a maximum power of 115bhp and a peak torque of 300Nm.

– Talking about the diesel variant, the XUV300 is the most powerful vehicle in its segment. Read – Mahindra XUV300 – 5 Facts To Know

– The Mahindra XUV300 also marked debut of an all-new 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine that generates a peak power of 110bhp and the segment-best 200Nm of torque.

– The SUV carline comes with a 6-speed manual gearbox and front wheels drivetrain system.

– Engine setup of the Tata Nexon includes a 1.2-litre Revotron petrol and 1.5-litre Revotorq diesel motor.

– While the gasoline unit develops a peak power of 108bhp and 170Nm of torque, the oil burner is good for 108bhp and 260Nm of torque.

– Transmission options include a 6-speed manual and an AMT unit.

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon Mileage

EngineMahindra XUV300Tata Nexon

– The Tata Nexon petrol returns an ARAI certified fuel economy of 17.88kmpl and its diesel version delivers an impressive 23.97kmpl.

– The petrol version of the Mahindra XUV300 is as frugal as the Nexon petrol. That means, it offers fuel economy of 17kmpl.

– The Nexon diesel, however, has slightly upper hand than the XUV300. The latter one promises a maximum mileage of 20kmpl.

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon – Exterior, Interior

– The Mahindra XUV300 is the brand’s third model to be based on the monocoque chassis and the second vehicle to feature Cheetah-inspired design (first is the XUV500).

– The SUV shares some of its styling bits with its bigger sibling – XUV500.

– At the front end, the vehicle features Mahindra’s signature six-slat grille, LED daytime running lights that extends to fog lamp housing and HID projector lamps.

– The side profile resembles to the Tivoli, featuring plastic cladding, ORVMs with integrated blinkers and 17-inch machine-cut alloys.

– The rear is completely new and looks sporty, thanks to large dual-tone bumper with black treatment on the lower portion, large tail-gate with number plate housing, LED tail-lamps and roof-mounted spoiler with integrated stop lamp.

– Styling is one of the most attractive thing of the Tata Nexon. In fact, it comes with unconventional design and looks like a concept model.

– It features big headlamp, Tata’s signature grille with ‘Humanity Line’, sculpted bonnet, aggressive bumper and black plastic cladding all around the body.

– The sloping roofline and stylishly designed C-pillar gives it a sporty look. The rear gets LED tail-lamps and sporty bumper.

– Interior of the Mahindra XUV300 shares most of the styling from the SsangYong Tivoli.

– It gets dual-tone black and beige interior scheme along with a large touchscreen infotainment system shared with the Marazzo MPV.

– The SUV also features a new instrument console with MID screen and new 3-spoke steering wheel.

– The Tata Nexon interior looks sporty with layered three-tone theme, a floating touchscreen system, simple instrument console and premium full fabric seat upholstery.

Mahindra XUV300 Interior

Mahindra XUV300 Vs Tata Nexon Features

– Mahindra XUV300 is the most feature-packed vehicle in its segment. The SUV also offers several segment-leading comfort and safety features.

–  The high-end trim of the XUV300 is exclusively offered with a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, a sunroof, leather seats, dual zone automatic climate control, front parking sensors, seven airbags and all disc brakes.

– The SUV also gets automatic climate control, multi-functional steering wheel, keyless entry, push-buttons start and heated wing mirrors.

– It’s the first vehicle in its category to offer smart steering with three modes – Comfort, Normal and Sports. These modes can alter the steering weight while driving.

– Safety features such as dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, speed sensing door locks and seat belt reminders are standard across the carline.

-The Tata Nexon, on the other hand, gets 8-speaker audio system with iPod, Aux-in, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, voice command function, steering mounted controls, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay support, automatic climate control and rear AC vents.

– All variants of the small SUV offer driver and co-driver airbags and seatbelt reminder, ABS with EBD, and ISOFIX child seat anchorage.

– Features such as park assist with rear sensors, rear parking camera, day and night IRVM, rear defogger and front fog lamps with cornering assistance are reserved for the higher trim.

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