The best-selling Mahindra TUV 300 is now offered with the new exterior color option of Bronze Green (Army Green) in the Indian market. This new color car will be offered on a made to order basis in the domestic market. In fact, the Army Green colored has been unveiled a few months back but, the company has not declared it as an official color option. Now, the Bronze Green compact SUV (TUV 300) is formally introduced by the Indian utility vehicle maker.
The new Army Green color gives the rugged and tough look to the TUV 300, the first sub-4metre vehicle from Mahindra. The TUV 300 car was introduced in the second half of the last year with the 1.5-litre mHawk 80 engine, producing 80bhp and 230Nm. Later, the compact SUV is additionally introduced with the mHawk 100 engine, which was first introduced in Mahindra NuvoSport, third sub-4metre vehicle.
The new turbocharged engine is only offered in the top end grades (T8 and T8+) and rated at 100bhp and 240Nm. The increment of 20bhp power and 10Nm torque from the earlier outputs. Both engine options available in the current market. The automatic variants of the TUV 300 are available with the 5-speed AMT gearbox and the rear-wheel drive architecture.
The petrol versions of the Mahindra TUV 300 are expected to launch in the SUV market in 2018 with the new 1.5-litre petrol engine, based on reports. The UV maker is working on the new generation petrol engines for the upcoming and existing products.