The allure of SUVs in the automotive market remains fervent, with these vehicles often symbolizing prestige and status. Equipped with cutting-edge technology and safety features like airbags and anti-lock braking systems, five-seater SUVs continue to captivate buyers. Notably, October 2023 witnessed remarkable sales figures, notably for Mahindra Scorpio and Hyundai Creta.
In the sales charts, Mahindra Scorpio surged ahead, with a remarkable 13578 units sold in October 2023, a significant leap from the 7438 units sold in the same month in 2022. Following closely behind, Hyundai Creta secured the second position, with 13077 units sold in October 2023, compared to 11880 units sold in October 2022.
Mahindra Scorpio N: Elevating the Driving Experience
Mahindra Scorpio offers versatility with options for six or seven seats and an enticing starting price of Rs 13.26 lakh (ex-showroom). Providing both manual and automatic transmissions, the car offers 1997 cc and 2184 cc engine variants, catering to both petrol and diesel preferences. With five variants available, the Scorpio N boasts features like an electric sunroof, dual-zone climate control, and a 6-speed gearbox, enhancing the driving experience.
Hyundai Creta: A Blend of Style and Performance
Hyundai Creta, featuring 1493 cc and 1498 cc engines, offers a compelling blend of diesel and petrol engines. Priced at Rs 10.87 lakh (ex-showroom), this five-seater car is available in seven variants and seven color options, including a dual-tone variant. Boasting both manual and automatic transmissions, the Creta delivers a power output of 113.98 bhp and includes features like a sunroof, wireless phone charging, and an anti-lock braking system. Its array of functionalities includes a rear parking camera, tire pressure monitoring system, and hill assist control.
The competitive landscape also saw impressive sales figures in October 2023 for various other models:
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