Mahindra XUV300 is offered in four variants – W4, W6, W8 and W8(O) and 6 colour options and 2 dual tone paints.
Mahindra has launched its fully loaded sub compact SUV on February 14 to take on the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Ford Ecosport, Honda WR-V and Tata Nexon.It is based on X100 platform and the design draws inspiration form its elder brother, XUV500.
XUV300 comes with all four disc brakes and MacPherson Strut suspension with anti-roll bar and Twist Beam suspension with Coil Spring at the rear.A total of 2 years and unlimited kms warranty is offered on XUV300.
A variety of colour are provided in XUV300 which includes:
- Red Race
- Sunburst Orange
- Napoli Black
- Pearl White
- DSat Silver
- Aqua Marine
And two dual tone paint schemes includes
- Red Race with White Roof
- Aqua Marine with White Roof
Two engines are offered in XUV300 with class leading torque.Mills includes 1.2 L G80 petrol and 1.5 L D15 diesel unit with power drawing from 6-speed manual gearbox.An automatic and CNG variant is expected to arrive in a few months of time.
Standard Safety Features of XUV300 includes Dual Front Airbags, ABS with EBD, Corner braking control, All 4 disc brakes, Child seat anchors, Collapsible steering and side intrusion beam, Central locking, Seatbelt reminder for co driver, Front seatbelt with pre tensioner and load limiter, Speed sensing auto door lock, Impact sensing auto door unlock, High mount stop lamp, Immobilizer, Panic braking signal and Passenger airbag deactivation switch.
Mahindra XUV300 W4
|XUV300 Base Model||Ex-Showroom Price|
|W4 1.2 Petrol||Rs. 7,90,000|
|W4 1.5 Diesel||Rs. 8,49,000|
XUV300 Base Model Features
Exterior features of XUV300 W4 includes 205/65 R16 steel wheel without wheel caps.Upfront, silver top grille is provided on upper grille while the lower grille is treated with black paint.Front and rear skid plates are also in black.LED tail lamps looks very stunning.ORVMs and outside door handles are in body colour and Sill and wheel arch cladding is also provided.
In W4 variant, black fabric seat upholstery is provided.Dashboard is finished in dual tone scheme while the inside door handles are also treated in black finish for the base variant.
Comfort and convenience feature list of W4 is long as it gets 60:40 split 2nd row, Height adjustable front seatbelt, Electric tailgate release, centre roof lamp, 12V accessory socket, Adjustable headrests for all seats in 2nd row, Padded front and armrest with storage, Bottle holder in all 4 doors, Electrically adjustable ORVMs, Driver side power window with express down, Front and rear power windows, Extended power window operation.
While 4 speakers, 1 USB port and 1-touch lane change indicator comes only in W4 diesel while misses out on petrol one.
Manual AC is provided while smart steering modes with Normal, Comfort and Sport modes are provided.Monochrome infotainment system, with BT, aux and usb connectivity, Radio, smartwatch connectivity, bluesense app (diesel only).MID displays Tyre position and Distance to Empty,Service reminders but it is only offered in W4 diesel.
Mahindra XUV300 W6
|XUV300 W6 vs W4||Ex-Showroom Price|
|W6 1.2 Petrol||Rs. 8,75,000|
|W6 1.5 Diesel||Rs. 9,30,000|
XUV300 W6 Features
Exterior features of W6 over W4 includes wheel caps for tyres.Along with this, upper grille is finished in silver while front scuff plates are in black treatment.Other exterior equipments includes door cladding, black roof rails and door cladding.
This variant also get steering mounted audio and phone controls, 4 speakers, key with remote.One more USB socket is also provided along with a adjustable boot floor for managing the storage smartly.
A 7-inch infotainment system is provided right from W6 trim.It comes with support of BT, AUX, USB, in built GPS navigation, smartwatch connectivity and bluesense app.
If we compare the safety features of W4 and W6, then the difference is only seen in the form of follow me home and lead me to vehicle lamps which are offered in W6 variant.
Mahindra XUV300 W8
|XUV300 W8 vs W6||Ex-Showroom Price|
|W8 1.2 Petrol||Rs. 10,25,000|
|W8 1.5 Diesel||Rs. 10,80,000|
XUV300 W8 Features
W8 variant gets 17-inch alloys when compared to smaller 16-inch steel ones on W6.It also gets projector headlamps with LED DRLs.Upper grille is finished in chrome while lower grille gets silver treatment.Front and rear skid plates are also in silver colour.
Black plush fabric seat upholstery comes along with leather finish on gear knob as well as steering wheel.Door trims gets piano black finish.Inside door handles are in chrome while LED turn indicators are on outside rear view mirror.
A number of comfort and convenience features are offered in W8 over W6.It includes Cruise controls, Height adjustable driver seat, Console roof lamp, Sunglass holder, Illuminated sun visors with vanity mirrors, Illuminated boot and glovebox, Driver side power window with express up/down with anti-pinch.
The list doesn’t end here.Also it includes 2 USB charging points, 2 tweeters, 2nd row armrest with cupholders, Passive keyless entry with Push start stop button, Foldable auto ORVMs and Automatic wipers.
W8 model also gets tons of safety features over W6.It gets ESP, Roll over mitigation, Hill hold assist, Front and rear fog lamps, Rear defogger, Rear washer and wiper, Warning lamp on front door, Anti theft alarm, Rear parking sensors and Camera with adaptive guidelines which is displayed on the infotainment system.
Class leading feature, dual zone automatic temperature control is provided.Touchscreen system supports Android Auto, Apple Carplay, Voice Commands, SMS Read Out.Micro hybrid technology for better economy and supervision cluster comes with an informative 3.5-inch TFT screen.
Mahindra XUV300 W8(O)
|XUV300 W8(O) vs W8||Ex-Showroom Price|
|W8 O 1.2 Petrol||Rs. 11,49,000|
|W8 O 1.5 Diesel||Rs. 11,99,000|
XUV300 Top Model Features
Alloys design is slightly changed from W8 to W8 Optional.These are diamond cut alloys.Big roof rails are provided which are in dual tone finish.Chrome treatment is provided on the lower grille.Premium grey leather upholstery is also provided in W8 Opt variant.
Safety features of top model of XUV300 are top notch.It gets 7-airbags, front parking sensors, heated ORVMs, auto dimming inside rear view mirror, 3 point seatbelt for middle seat in 2nd row and 2nd row seatbelt reminder.
This variant gets electric sunroof with anti-pinch and bungee strap for second row storage.Tyre pressure monitoring system also remains in W8 (O) variant.
MID displays tyre direction, average speed, driving time, gear shift indicator, door and tailgate open reminder, display front and rear parking sensors.It also gets dual tripmeter, distance to empty, instant fuel consumption, average fuel consumption, digital clock and outside temperature display.
Most Value for Money Variant?
The variant which offers the most value is the W8 trim.It gets loads of premium features and top notch safety features.If you would like to extend your budget, you can buy W8(O) anyway.