Mahindra Quanto

Mahindra Quanto Price

` 6.8 - 8.3 Lac*
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  • Economy
    17.2 kmpl
    Service cost
    15,976 /yr
  • Performance
    1493 cc
  • Comfort
    Power Steering
  • Safety
    Central Lock
    Brake Assist
  • EMI
    5 years


December 08, 2014: Quanto is the smallest MUV in Mahindra's stable, and enjoys the excise perks of being sub-4 metre in size. Based on the same platform as the younger sibling-Xylo, the MUV is powered by a 1493 cc mCR100 diesel engine, rated at a peak power of 100 bhp at 3,750 rpm, and maximum torque of 240 Nm between 1,600-2,800 rpm.

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Mahindra Quanto Color Options

  • Rocky Beige

  • Mist Silver

  • Java Brown

  • Fiery Black

  • Toreador Red

  • Diamond White

Mahindra Quanto Specifications

Variants Fuel Type Transmission Engine Description Mileage Power
City Highway
C2 Diesel Manual 1493cc
13.8 17.21 100bhp @ 3750rpm
C4 Manual 1493cc
13.8 17.21 100bhp @ 3750rpm
C6 Manual 1493cc
13.8 17.21 100bhp @ 3750rpm
C8 Manual 1493cc
13.8 17.21 100bhp @ 3750rpm

Mahindra Quanto Review


One of the well established and home grown automobile company in the country is Mahindra and Mahindra. They have been instrumental in producing a varied automobiles for the market and for almost all the segments. Among their various models, Mahindra Quanto is their compact sports utility vehicle that is available in four variants. Its major competitors in the market include Ford Ecosport and Premier Rio in this segment. This compact utility vehicle is offered with a standard warranty of two years, which can be further increased for another one or two years at an additional cost. This facility is available with all the authorized dealers across the country. Coming to its braking and handling specifications, it is bestowed with an advanced disc and drum based braking mechanism that is quite reliable. This is further assisted with anti lock braking system along with electronic brake force distribution as well, which further augments its capabilities. This option is only available for the C6 as well as the C8 variants. As far as its suspension is concerned, it is also very proficient and can help keeping this utility vehicle well balanced at all times, irrespective of the road conditions it is traveling on. The handling is further made simpler with the help of a responsive power assisted steering system that is tilt adjustable. This helps in positioning it as per the requirement of the driver. In terms of storage space, its luggage compartment is also quite spacious and this can be further increased by folding the rear seats, in case there is a necessity. It also has a large fuel tank, which can take in close to 34 litres of diesel in it. On the safety front, it is loaded with some crucial protective features that ensures security of its passengers and the vehicle as well. The list includes a digital immobilizer, child safety locks, dual front airbags, central locking system and a few other features that adds to the safety quotient. This vehicle is currently offered in around six attractive body paint options for the customers to select from. This compact SUV is designed with a huge cabin space that is packed with a number of interesting aspects. There are well cushioned seats available with premium fabric upholstery. There is good quality plastic used inside to cabin that gives it an appealing look. It has a stylish instrument panel on the well designed dashboard, which also includes a center console that has air vents as well. The company has installed it with an advanced music system that offers best in-car entertainment to its occupants. It has quite a few input options and there are speakers placed at apt places to generate a good sound output. Apart from these, other comfort features like all four power windows depending on the trim bought, air conditioning unit with heater and vents placed on the dashboard and a tilt adjustable steering wheel, which further adds to their convenience. All these trims are equipped with a diesel engine as standard under the hood. This robust vehicle is powered by a 1.5-litre diesel engine that is skillfully mated with an efficient five speed manual transmission gear box. This motor can generate a maximum power of 100bhp in combination with 240Nm peak torque output, which is rather good. On the other hand, this robust utility vehicle is designed in an excellent way, which will certainly attract a lot of buyers. There is a wide radiator grille present in its frontage that looks quite aggressive. This is further surrounded by a radiant headlight cluster. While the wide bumper is well sculpted and painted in body color. The side profile is sleek with attractive features like body colored door handles and external wing mirrors. While, the wheel arches have been fitted with a set of steel or alloy wheels depending on the trim. There is also a full size spare wheel given to each and every variant. The best part is that, it does not occupy the boot space, but very smartly the company has fitted it to the tail gate, which makes the rear look trendy as well as makes space in the luggage compartment. Apart from this, the rear has a company's insignia along with the variant badging and a bright tail lamp cluster that further adds to its appearance. Besides these, it is available with a few utility based aspects that turn out to be useful during the journey. Some of these include cup and bottle holders, driver under seat storage space, mobile charging points and a few other such functions that adds to the convenience of its occupants. All in all, this utility vehicle should suffice the need of an SUV enthusiast owing to the balanced mix of all the features that are incorporated in it.

Mahindra Quanto Exterior


This compact sedan looks very appealing with its unique design that is quite edgy and detailed. The front fascia has a great look which has its radiator grille that is wide and thick. It has vertical slats that decorate it which makes it look glossy and gracious. This grille is in black for its base and C4 trims, while the other variants are painted with a fiery black shade that looks very glossy and decent too. On its either sides there is the headlamp cluster that is fitted that is very fashionable. The air dam too is very well constructed, which lets the engine cool much more effectively. A set of sporty looking rails are fitted onto the roof that gives an added trendiness to the overall image of its body. This feature is available to all the variants. Then there are a set of robust steel wheels fitted to the base and middle trims, whereas the C6 variant is offered with full wheel covers. On the other hand, the top end trim, C8 is bestowed to have alloy wheels which make the entire structure quite enhanced. This trim additionally has a great side profile that makes it look much more smart. It is designed to have a side molding which is in body color along with steel inserts. Additionally, the door handles are in black for the lower and mid trims, but are in body color on its C6 and high end variant. Furthermore, there are outside rear view mirrors that are fitted on both sides of this four wheeler. These are in black for lower trims while in body color on higher variants. The base variant, C2 has bumpers that look quite laid out which are in black color. While these bumpers both at front and rear are painted in body color that helps its body have a uniformity and elegance therefore. There are no side steps integrated in the base variant while the other trims are fitted with side as well as rear foot steps. Furthermore, the high end variant is offered with puddle lamps on it. A spare wheel cover is offered to C4 and C6 variants which is fitted at the rear end of this compact sedan. These wheel covers further are painted in body color that makes the overall picture very trendy.

Exterior Measurements:

This compact sedan is measured to have impressive dimensions that make it look quite big as well as make room for the occupants on the inside too. It has an overall length of about 3985mm and a total width of around 1850mm. It stands at a height of about 1880mm, which is quite good. A wheelbase of 2760mm is very huge which enables the interiors to have great space. It has a kerb weight of 1640 Kgs and a ground clearance of around 180mm.

Mahindra Quanto Interior


he insides of this cabin is well furbished with multiple elements. With each feature that is incorporated in the compartment, it not only helps the occupant with its function but is also designed to even look good. There are three rows of seats arranged in this compact sedan. The front seats are individual captain seats, while the second row is a bench and the third row is has two seats facing each other. The C2 trim has vinyl seats, C4 is fitted with a seats of fabric plus vinyl. The other two being C6 and C8 have been blessed with fabric and knitted fabric seats respectively. The higher variants are incorporated with a sleek digital drive assist system with topper pad. Whereas, the C4 trim has a digital clock with topper pad to it. There is a micro hybrid technology incorporated in all the variants except for the base trim. This mechanism is functioned to switch-off the engine, when in stand by for a certain pre-determined timing as per the vehicle. This feature is useful when in traffic and will help saving fuel. The higher end trims are fitted with a roof console, which has a sunglass holder available to it. Sun visors are provided both to the driver and the co-driver in all the trims of this series. Additionally, the C4 trim is offered with a vanity mirror attached to the co-driver visor. While the other variants are offered with an illumination too to the mirror. All the variants are fitted with two courtesy lamps out of which one is fitted at front part of the compartment and the other at the rear. As a standard feature, there is an inside rear view mirror fitted. An then, the higher variants are blessed to have armrests to the driver as well as to the co-river. Furthermore, the top end trim is offered with an armrest in the middle of the second row as well. All the trims are provided with foldable back rests to the second row. Additionally, there is a reclining facility too available to these variants. Moreover, for further assist, these trims are bestowed with a 60:40 seat split to the second row. This second row seats are double dump enabled which are offered only to the C6 and C8 variants.

Interior Comfort:

The convenience of the occupants in this machine is well taken care by the manufacturers of this compact SUV. Quite a lot of factors have been imbibed in-order to make the experience of the drive very easy and convenient. All the variants are fitted with an air conditioning unit that has heating function within it along with a ventilation system too. While the windows in the C2 trim are manually operated, the other variants are bestowed with power windows to all the doors. Additionally, in the higher end trims, the driver side is offered with an auto down function plus an anti-pinch to it. Every trim in this series is blessed to have power steering, which reduces effort on the driver's part. Further, this steering is offered with a tilt steering facility too. There is no central locking system provided in the base variant, whereas the central locking in the C4 trim is to be regulated manually. On the other hand, the other two trims are incorporated with a central locking system, which can be operated which can be remote controlled. There is half floor console in the C2 trim, a full floor console in the C4 variant. The other trims are incorporated with a full console which has cubic print to it. These trims additionally has seat adjustments to the driver's seat which is a great convenience to the driver. There is an advanced audio system integrated to the higher trims. This unit has a rod antenna fitted onto the roof which helps in signaling for the radio tuner that it possesses with FM and AM. It has a CD and MP3 player along with WMA that is available within it. The rear defogger & wiper helps defog, wash and wipe the rear windscreen for clear vision in adverse weather conditions. This feature is offered only in the C6 and C8 variants. Total five bottle holders are fitted into the compartment for the sake of occupants convenience. Five magazine pockets are attached to the doors that would increase the storage space. All the variants are offered with a power socket that can be utilized to charge electronic devices. This outlet is offered to the middle row. The driver and the co-driver seats are fitted with map pockets to their seat backs. The lower variants have been provided with two cup holders at front, while the other trims are offered with another two cup holders at its rear cabin too. There is a utility box on the floor console which is open in the base variant whereas, a lid is offered for other trims.

Interior Measurements:

It has a great boot compartment capacity of around 690 litres, which is quite massive. This will accommodate a lot of baggage and is an advantage to undertake long journeys. The fuel tank capacity is of 55 litres which is decent enough. The occupants can sit very conveniently without any discomfort as the shoulder space is very good. A generous head space makes it a friendly vehicle to the tall persons as well. The leg room is enabled in a way not to have any friction and to be at comfort all the way through.

Mahindra Quanto Gear

Acceleration & Pick-Up

Editor's take : The acceleration produced by the 1.5-litre engine is good and it does well when it comes to drivability.


This series is incorporated with a diesel engine that is mated with a five speed manual transmission gear box. It has a potential to breach the 100 Kmph mark in about 17.41 seconds. It can reach a maximum speed of around 160 Kmph which is quite impressive.

Mahindra Quanto Engine

Engine and Performance

Editor's take : This new engine on the Quanto is a newly derived engine from the existing Mahindra powertrains. The twin turbos help to reduce the lag and make it more drivable as the power delivery is linear, like a petrol mill. Mahindra does a good job with its new engine.


This series is equipped with a 1.5-litre, mCR100 diesel engine, which has a capacity to displace around 1493cc. There are three cylinders and twelve valves that are based on the standard common rail direct injection fuel supply system. It is further incorporated with an efficient five speed manual transmission gear box. It can generate a maximum power of around 100bhp at 3750rpm and can produce a peak torque output of around 240Nm at the range of 1600 to 2800rpm. It is in compliance with Bharat Stage IV norms.

Mahindra Quanto Mileage


Editor's take : The new three –cylinder engine on the Quanto has good fuel efficiency.


This series is incorporated with a diesel engine that is mated with a five speed manual transmission gear box. It has a potential to breach the 100 Kmph mark in about 17.41 seconds. It can reach a maximum speed of around 160 Kmph which is quite impressive.

Power of Mahindra Quanto

Editor's take : The power produced by the Quanto is good as this three-pot engine produces close to 100bhp of power.


This series is incorporated with three cylinders and twelve valves that are based on the double overhead camshaft valve system. It is further capable in producing a maximum power of around 100bhp at 3750rpm and can generate a peak torque output of about 240Nm at 1600 to 2800rpm.

Mahindra Quanto Accessories

Stereo & Accessories

Editor's take : The Quanto gets most of the features of the Xylo like in-dash music system, steering mounted audio controls etc.


An advanced 2-DIN audio system is integrated into the C6 and C8 variants. This unit has a CD and MP3 player support to it. A radio tuner is available which has FM and AM options. Many other accessories can be installed into these trims to make it more personalized and customize it according to one's own preferences. The outer appearance too can be transformed altogether by applying fancy decorative decals over its body. Additional accessories like floor mats, leather upholstery and fabric inserts can be added to the cabin to make it more comfortable and good looking. For more storage, additional pockets and cup holders can be integrated as well. Coat hooks and power sockets can be integrated for further assistance. Many other such features can be added at an additional cost from authorized dealers.

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Braking & Handling

Editor's take : The ride and handling of the Quanto is one area that doesn’t impress us. The problem is that, neither the ride is excellent nor is the handling that great. 


The front wheels are fitted with a set of an efficient disc brakes, while on the other hand its rear wheels are fitted with a set of standard drum brakes. The suspension system too is well equipped which provides great stability over the vehicle's performance. Its front axle is equipped with independent double wishbone with coil springs and anti-roll bar. On the other hand, its rear axle is fitted with a five bar link along with coil springs. Furthermore, this series are integrated with an advanced braking mechanism that would provide control and grip over the entire drive. It is incorporated with an anti-lock braking system along with an electronic brake-force distribution. This feature is offered only to C6 and C8 variants. Additionally, it is provided with power steering with tilt adjustable steering wheel. It has a minimum turning radius of about 5.4 meters.

Mahindra Quanto Safety and Security

Safety & Security

Editor's take : The safety features on the Quanto include ABS and dual airbags.


A lot of safety functions are incorporated into this model series which make it very strong vehicle to mess up with. The occupants are very well protected by the dual airbags fitted in the cabin to its C8 top end variant. All the trims are offered with child lock safety to the rear doors which avoids any unauthorized exit by the children. The C8 variant is offered with a pair of fog lamps fitted on the front end of the vehicle. This feature helps in providing better visibility to the driver and therefore makes the drive much safer. Further, this variant is offered with an intelligent reverse parking assist which would serve to be of great assistance to the driver. All the variants are bestowed with an engine immobilizer, which is a mechanism that will freeze the engine when detected any tampering with the vehicle. Except for the base trim, the rest of the trims are provided with washer and wiper to its rear windscreen. And then, to take the safety section in this series to another level, an advanced braking system is incorporated. This constitutes of an anti-lock braking mechanism along with an electronic brake-force distribution that offers better grip on all kinds of roads.


The base and mid variants are fitted with a set of robust steel wheels that are of size 15 inches. These rims are covered with full wheel covers that are provided in body color. While the entry trim lacks a wheel cover, the top end variant, C8 is blessed with a set of stylish alloy wheels. These variants are offered with tubeless radial tyres that are of size 205/65 R15.


1. Fuel economy is quite decent.

2. Is equipped with ABS and EBD.

3. Cabin is quite spacious to keep occupants comfortable.

4. Safety section is well furbished.

5. Quite a lot of comfort factors are offered.


1. Price range can be made more reasonable.

2. Absence of airbags in the base and mid variants.

3. An audio unit can be incorporated into lower trims too.

4. Ground clearance is not that impressive.

5. The diesel motor is rather noisy.

Mahindra Quanto Price

Variants New Delhi Bangalore Mumbai Chennai Pune Hyderabad Kolkata
6,77,680 6,86,149 6,88,899 6,89,297 6,55,679 6,83,804 7,07,930   Get On Road Price  
7,32,811 7,42,227 7,45,693 7,45,377 7,09,702 7,39,885 7,64,569   Get On Road Price  
7,79,578 7,89,827 7,93,946 7,92,975 7,55,600 7,87,481 8,12,619   Get On Road Price  
8,30,606 8,41,763 8,46,594 8,44,909 8,05,675 8,39,418 8,65,047   Get On Road Price  

Mahindra Quanto Expert Review

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Mahindra Quanto  Simply Quantastic Expert Review
Going with the current trend of Mini-SUV and many manufacturers are running pillar to post to get their car models in the firing range, the latest entrant being the Mahindra Quanto.  The biggest reason for manufacturers aiming for such vehicles is the tax exemption of around 12% on Excise duty on a sub 4 meter vehicle. Mahindra took nearly two years in developing the Xylo based Mini Xylo or baby Xylo that it finally christened as the Quanto. We get behind steering wheel of the Mahindra Quanto to find out the facts of this latest entrant in the hot Mini SUV segment. [read more]

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    By Divya| March 11, 2013 | 6791 Views
    Look and Style: Nicely done but Indian Mean mentality in cheap quality is observed every where...The floor mats were pinned...The mats are coming out...The front AC sponge safety gum got removed within 15 days and oozing out of the grill.....The plastic quality has to be improved....the cover for front head light out of the position....   Comfort: The front driving seat is commanding and excelllently designed for driving comfort...The cus... Read Full Review
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    By yadvinder singh| December 02, 2012 | 4742 Views
    Look and Style  good n good   Comfort fornt driver n passenger seat is comfort 2nd seat is some high like bolaro.but its good   Pickup   amazing pickup itsa 100 bhp car so pick up will sure take feeling like racing car   Mileage  for mileage no guess because comapny telling 17.? somthing mileage.itsa depends on person driving and road condition but i think overall itsa milage will near about 15 or 16 no mo... Read Full Review
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    By Kunal| October 08, 2012 | 5626 Views
    After a long waiting at last a car is here among the overpriced i20's, Polos, etc that serve the purpose better and is cheap. Yes I am talking about the recently launched Mahindra Quanto. At first when we check the car from the front it seems that a Xylo is standing in front of you but when we take a round of this car we come to a conculsion that this is a beautiful car having better proportion than a Xylo. Looks of this cars are good and w... Read Full Review
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    Posted On | June 24, 2015 | 1265 Views
    Mahindra Group in a move to expand its automotive and tractor businesses, will invest Rs 7,500 crore over the next three years. The company will spend on an average Rs 2,500 crore a year on its auto and farm equipment businesses which include SUVs, two wheelers, commercial vehicles and tractors. With this fresh investment, the company will introduce new product platform in its several segments. Read Full News
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    Mahindra is planning to roll out its flagship SUV, XUV 500, with an automatic transmission by the second half of 2015. The newly developed 6-speed AT gearbox would be sourced from Ssangyong, which is also a part of Mahindra group. Ssangyong's ongoing automatic gear boxes are out of fashion Mercedes-Benz gearboxes. Read Full News
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    Posted On | February 09, 2014 | 3304 Views
    India’s leading SUV maker, Mahindra & Mahindra has presented Quanto MPV with auto gearshift at Auto Expo. M&M was the first carmaker who introduced an automatic SUV in India and now, it unveiled a small MPV with automated manual transmission.  The Quanto gets the five-speed autoSHIFT transmission, which has been developed for the first time in a compact SUV. Read Full News
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