Mahindra Bolero facelift will meet the upcoming safety and emission norms.
Mahindra & Mahindra will soon introduce an updated version of its popular Bolero SUV. According to Autocar, the new Mahindra Bolero 2019 facelift will meet the upcoming safety and emission norms that will be enforced from April 1, 2020.
While the carmaker will introduce ABS (anti-lock braking system) as standard across the SUV lineup from this month (March, 2019), it will get speed warning system, driver’s airbag, rear parking sensors and seatbelt reminder warning as standard before 1st July, 2019.
The Bolero’s new model will also receive major upgrade before 1st October, 2019, when the stringent offset front and side crash norms kick in. The carmaker might also update its front grille, bumper and bonnet to reduce pedestrian injuries in case of an accident. Read – Mahindra Thar & TUV300 Facelift To Launch This Year
This will make it comply to new pedestrian protection crash standards that will be implement from 1st April, 2020. The new Mahindra Bolero facelift will continue to come with the 2.6L m2Di diesel engine that’s good for 63bhp and 180Nm.
Rumour has it that Mahindra will introduce a new, BS6-ready 2.0L turbocharged diesel engine with the new-generation Mahindra Bolero, which is due for 2020. The SUV’s next-generation model will also underpin a new GEN3 platform that will be lighter and stiffer than the existing one. It will also come with a host of new comfort and safety features. The overall design and styling will also witness a major change.
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