One other near-production take a look at mule of the Mahindra S201 was noticed just lately. It's set to be the subsequent large launch from the home-grown automaker, after the arrival of the Mahindra Alturas G4 full-size premium SUV, which is slated to be launched on November 24. Whereas the title of the brand new sub-Four-metre SUV is but to be introduced, the brand new Mahindra S201 is anticipated to be launched in early 2019, and will probably be one of many three all-new fashions Mahindra promised to launch this fiscal yr, the Marazzo and Alturas being the opposite two.
Primarily based on the SsangYong Tivoli, the India-specific S201 will include a bunch of visible modifications. Whereas this isn't the primary time that the Mahindra S201 has been noticed testing, regardless of the heavy camouflage, the most recent one does appear like it is virtually manufacturing prepared. Whereas we solely get to see the rear part of the SUV right here, we will see a portion of the brand new manufacturing taillamps, the roof mounted spoiler with built-in brake gentle, and the reflectors on the rear bumper.
Though we don't get to see entrance part of the S201 right here, primarily based on among the older spy photographs of the SUV, we all know that the brand new SUV will include a brand new face as effectively, with projector headlamps, LED daytime working lamps and extra. The SUV will even function sporty diamond-cut alloy wheels, roof rails and presumably a bunch of chrome styling parts.
Equally, in one of many beforehand surfaced spy photographs, we additionally obtained to see the inside of the S201, which can include a well-appointed 5-seater cabin with a twin tone dashboard and a bigger touchscreen infotainment system. The SUV additionally will get a big twin-pot instrument console with a central MID, together with a brand new steering wheel, engine begin/cease button, and cruise management. The SUV additionally will get two USB ports, AUX-IN and a 12V energy socket, amongst others.
The engine particulars are nonetheless unknown, nonetheless, the upcoming Mahindra S201 is anticipated to return with the prevailing 1.2-litre G80 turbo petrol and 1.5-litre diesel engines. Transmission duties are more likely to be dealt with by a 5-speed handbook and presumably an AMT unit.
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