Mahindra has launched the TUV3OO Plus at a price of Rs. 9.47 Lakh. The TUV3OO Plus is the 9 Seater long body version of the TUV 3OO. We had spotted the TUV 3OO Plus long back when it was being tested
The Mahindra TUV3OO Plus gets a lot of extra space due to its longer wheelbase with seating for 9 people. With this the Mahindra TUV3OO Plus has also been given some minor exterior changes and lots of upgrade to the features list. The Mahindra TUV3OO Plus will be available in three variants P4, P6 and P8 and five body colors options- Majestic Silver, Glacier white, Bold Black, Dynamo Red and Molten Orange.
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Veejay Ram Nakra, Chief of Sales and Marketing – Automotive Sector, Mahindra said, “The TUV300 has enjoyed a successful run since its launch in September 2015, with close to 80,000 vehicles on road. We are now pleased to introduce the TUV300 PLUS for customers who are looking for a true-blue SUV with more space & more power. The TUV300 PLUS will appeal to buyers looking for an SUV that compliments their aspirations and lifestyles.”
In terms of dimensions, the TUV300 Plus stands at 4400mm in length which is an increase of about 405 mm over the standard version of theTUV, the width measures 1835 mm and the height measures at 1812 mm while the wheelbase remains the same at 2680 mm. Users can also extend the cargo space when needed by folding the seats as per use. The TUV 3OO Plus comes with 16-inch wheel adding to the overall bold SUV appeal.
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In terms of cosmetic updates, the TUV3OO Plus looks very much similar to the standard TUV3OO version. The Plus version comes with redesigned front bumper and also gets new wraparound taillights at the rear.
On the inside Mahindra owned Pininfarina has worked on the interiors added features include faux leather seats, steering mounted audio and phone controls, a rear defogger along with wash and wipe, a driver seat height adjuster, armrests for the front row, storage tray below the driver’s seat and lead-me-to-vehicle and follow-me-home headlamps, 7-inch Touchscreen Infotainment System with GPS navigation and 4 speakers + 2 tweeters, Bluesense App, ECO mode, Micro Hybrid Technology, Brake Energy Regeneration Technology, Intellipark Reverse Assist, AC ECO mode and Driver Information System. In terms of safety features, the TUV300 Plus comes with dual-airbags and ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution, panic braking switch.
The TUV3OO Plus comes powered with the tried and tested 2.2-litre mHAWK diesel engine while the standard TUV comes powered with the 1.5-litre engine. The TUV 3OO Plus has 120 bhp of max power and 280 Nm of peak torque, this engine comes mated to a 6-speed manual transmission.