statesman news service
KOLKATA, 6 JUNE: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M), a part of the $16.2 billion Mahindra Group, today unveiled its sub-4 metre, compact car, the Verito Vibe. Designed and developed in-house by Mahindra, the car marks Mahindra&’s entry into the high volume compact car market. Verito Vibe redefines the compact car segment in terms of its spaciousness, reliability and unique crossover style for the Indian consumer.
Powered by Renault&’s 1.5 litre dCi diesel engine, it also comes fitted with a state-of-the-art Driver Information System, which gives customers real time updates on mileage, temperature, distance to empty and more.
Speaking at the launch here today, Mr Pravin Shah, chief executive, automotive division, Mahindra & Mahindra said: “Developed on the global and proven quality platform of the tried and tested Verito, the Vibe is well suited for Indian road conditions. All this and much more makes the Vibe nothing less than a category creator”.
Priced at Rs 5.79 lakh (ex-showroom Kolkata for D2 BS4 model) the new Verito Vibe will be available in three distinct and attractive variants namely ~ D2, D4, D6. It will be available in diesel engine only.
The price range will be from Rs 5.79 lakh (ex-showroom Kolkata) for the base D2 model, to Rs. 6.68 lakh (ex-showroom Kolkata) for the fully loaded top end D6 model.
The car is a wide bodied compact car that offers comfortable seating for three adults in the rear seat. Three adjustable rear headrests make the Vibe the only product in the premium compact car segment to offer these features for the middle passenger in the rear seat. It has a large boot capacity of 330 litres.