New Delhi: If you think that 7 seater SUV will be more expensive and that is why you are planning to buy a smaller 5 seater SUV by killing your desire to buy 7 seater SUV, then hold on. It is not that there are no affordable 7 seater SUVs in the market. At present, there are many 7 seater SUVs in the market in the range of Rs 10 to 12 lakhs. Mahindra is quite ahead in this matter. Mahindra has a large portfolio of SUVs. This also includes affordable 7 seater SUVs. These include Mahindra’s Bolero, Bolero Neo and the recently launched Scorpio-N. The price of the base model of Scorpio-N starts from just Rs.12 lakhs. However, the price of the top model goes up to Rs. 20 lakhs.
Mahindra Bolero is a 7 seater SUV. Its price ranges from Rs 9.21 lakh to Rs 10.16 lakh. These prices are ex showroom. The SUV gets a 1.5 liter diesel engine that can generate 75PS power and 210Nm torque. The engine is mated to a 5 speed manual gearbox. It comes with digital instrument cluster, Bluetooth-enabled music system, AC and power steering.
Mahindra Bolero Neo
Urban touch has been given to Mahindra Bolero Neo. This is also a 7 seater SUV. Its price is between Rs 9.29 lakh to Rs 11.78 lakh. It gets a 1.5-litre diesel engine, can generate 100PS power and 260Nm torque. It also gets a 5-speed manual transmission. It gets features like 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system, cruise control, height-adjustable driver seat and keyless entry.
Mahindra Scorpio-N is getting overwhelming response from the customers. Its delivery is to start from 26 September. Its starting price is Rs 11.99 lakh for the first 25 thousand bookings. It gets two engine options. It comes with 2 liter Amstoline petrol and 2.2 liter mHawk diesel engine. The Z6 variant starts getting a sunroof. It comes with 7 and 6 seater options.