Mahindra XUV300 vs Volkswagen Taigun Comparison

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    • Brand / Model
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    Mahindra XUV300
    Mahindra XUV300
    W8 Option AMT Dual Tone
    Rs12.84 Lakh*
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    Volkswagen Taigun
    Volkswagen Taigun
    1.5 TSI GT Plus
    Rs17.99 Lakh*
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Mahindra XUV300 vs Volkswagen Taigun

Should you buy Mahindra XUV300 or Volkswagen Taigun? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Mahindra XUV300 price starts at Rs 8.16 Lakh ex-showroom for W4 (Petrol) and Volkswagen Taigun price starts Rs 10.99 Lakh ex-showroom for 1.0 TSI Comfortline (Petrol). XUV300 has 1497 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while Taigun has 1498 cc (Petrol top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the XUV300 has a mileage of 20.0 kmpl (Petrol top model)> and the Taigun has a mileage of 18.47 kmpl (Petrol top model).

Basic Information
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On Road Price
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Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
Engine and Transmission
Engine Type
1.2L Turbo Petrol
1.5L TSI EVO with ACT
Displacement (cc)
No Of Cylinder
Fast ChargingNo
Max Power (bhp@rpm)
Max Torque (nm@rpm)
Valves Per Cylinder
Valve Configuration
Fuel Supply System
Turbo ChargerYesYes
Transmission Type
Gear Box
6-speed AutoSHIFT
7-Speed DSG
Mild HybridNo
Drive TypeNo
Clutch TypeNoNo
Fuel & Performance
Fuel Type
Mileage (City)NoNo
Mileage (ARAI)
17.0 kmpl
17.88 kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity
42.0 (Litres)
50.0 (Litres)
Emission Norm Compliance
Top Speed (Kmph)NoNo
Drag CoefficientNoNo

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Suspension, Steering & Brakes
Front Suspension
MacPherson Strut with anti-roll bar
McPherson suspension and stabiliser bar
Rear Suspension
Twist beam suspension with Coil Spring
Twist beam axle
Steering Type
Steering Column
Tilt & Telescopic
Turning Radius (Metres)
5.3 m
Front Brake Type
Rear Brake Type
Emission Norm Compliance
Tyre Size
215/55 R17
205/55 R17
Tyre Type
Alloy Wheel Size
Dimensions & Capacity
Length (mm)
Width (mm)
Height (mm)
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)
Wheel Base (mm)
Front Tread (mm)
Rear Tread (mm)
Kerb Weight (kg)
Grossweight (kg)
Seating Capacity
Boot Space (Litres)
No. of Doors
Comfort & Convenience
Power SteeringYesYes
Power Windows FrontYesYes
Power Windows RearYesYes
Power BootYes
Power folding 3rd Row SeatNo
Automatic Climate Control
2 Zone
Air Quality ControlNo
Remote Climate Control (A/C)No
Remote Trunk OpenerNo
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerNo
Remote Engine Start/StopNo
Low Fuel Warning LightYesYes
Accessory Power OutletYesYes
Trunk LightNoYes
Remote Horn & Light ControlNo
Vanity MirrorNoYes
Rear Reading LampYesYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYes
Cup Holders FrontYesYes
Cup Holders RearYesYes
Rear AC VentsNoYes
Heated Seats FrontNo
Heated Seats RearNo
Seat Lumbar SupportNoYes
Active Noise CancellationNo
Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
Cruise ControlYesYes
Parking Sensors
Front & Rear
Navigation SystemYesYes
Find My Car LocationNo
Real-Time Vehicle TrackingNoYes
Foldable Rear Seat
60:40 Split
60:40 Split
Smart Access Card EntryNoYes
Smart Key BandNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
Glove Box CoolingNoYes
Bottle Holder
Front & Rear Door
Front & Rear Door
Voice ControlYes
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNoYes
USB Charger
Front & Rear
Front & Rear
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
Central Console Armrest
With Storage
With Storage
Tailgate AjarNo
Hands-Free TailgateNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNo
Rear CurtainNo
Luggage Hook And NetNoYes
Battery SaverNo
Lane Change IndicatorYes
Additional Features
Adjustable Boot Floor, Illuminated Sunvisors with Vanity Mirrors, Console Roof Lamp, Bungee Strap for Stowage, Sunglass Holder, Illuminated Glove Box, Live Vehicle Tracking & Sharing, Remote Door Lock/ Unlock, Safety & urity Alerts,Time &/Or Geo Fencing, Emergency Assist, Smart Steering System, Rear Camera with Adaptive Guidelines, Extended Power Window Operation
Multi-Function Steering with audio and call control, Adjustable dual rear AC Vents, Front seats back pocket (both sides), Smart storage - bottle holder with easy open mat , Height adjustable head restraints, Smart touch Climatronic AC, Auto diing IRVM, KESSY - Push button start stop
Massage SeatsNo
Memory Function SeatsNo
One Touch Operating Power Window
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Autonomous ParkingNo
Drive Modes
Air ConditionerYesYes
Adjustable SteeringYesYes
KeyLess EntryYesYes
Electronic Multi TripmeterYesYes
Leather SeatsYes
Fabric UpholsteryNoYes
Leather Steering WheelNoYes
Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorNo
Glove CompartmentYesYes
Digital ClockYesYes
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
Cigarette LighterNo
Digital OdometerYesYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
Driving Experience Control EcoNo
Folding Table In The RearNo
Height Adjustable Driver SeatYesYes
Ventilated SeatsNo
Dual Tone DashboardYesYes
Additional Features
Supervision Cluster with 8.89 cm TFT Screen, Instrument Cluster with Multi-colour Illumination
GT branding on front grill, GT branding at rear, Chrome plaquette on the front fender with GT branding,Seat upholstery GT - partial leatherette with Wild Cherry Red stitching,Center armrest in Leatherette, front, Laser red ambient lighting, GT welcome message on infotainment, Alu pedals, Red painted brake calliper in front, Dual tone exterior with roof painted in Carbon Steel Grey, Premium dual tone interior, High quality scratch-resistant dashboard, Amur Grey or Dark Red Glossy and Carbon Pattern décor inserts, Chrome accent on air vents slider, Chrome accent on air vents frame, Leatherette + Fabric seat upholstery, Driver side foot rest, Driver side sunvisor with ticket holder, Passenger side sunvisor with vanity mirror, Foldable roof grab handles, front, Foldable roof grab handles with hooks, rear, Ambient light pack: LEDs for door panel switches, front and rear reading lamps, Luggage compartment: Light and utility hooks, Rear parcel tray, 20.32 cm Digital cockpit (instrument cluster), 12V Plug front, Front 2x USB-C sockets (data+charging), Rear 2x USB-C socket module (charging only), Time fence, Driving behaviour, SOS emergency call, Safety aletrs, Trip ananlysis, Documents due date reminder
Photo Comparison
Rear Right Side
Available ColorsPearl WhiteAquamarineDual-Tone Red RageDual-Tone AquamarineRed RageD'Sat SilverNapoli Black+2 MoreXUV300 ColorsCurcuma YellowReflex SilverCarban Steel GreyCandy WhiteWild Cherry RedTaigun Colors
Body Type
Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
Fog Lights FrontYesYes
Fog Lights RearYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYesYes
Manually Adjustable Ext Rear View MirrorNoNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYesYes
Headlamp WashersNo
Rain Sensing WiperYesYes
Rear Window WiperYesYes
Rear Window WasherYesYes
Rear Window DefoggerYesYes
Wheel CoversNoNo
Alloy WheelsYesYes
Power AntennaYes
Tinted GlassNo
Rear SpoilerYesYes
Removable Or Convertible TopNo
Roof CarrierNo
Sun RoofYesYes
Moon RoofYesYes
Side StepperNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYesYes
Integrated AntennaNoYes
Chrome GrilleYesYes
Chrome GarnishNoYes
Dual Tone Body ColourYesYes
Smoke HeadlampsNo
Projector HeadlampsYes
Halogen HeadlampsYesNo
Cornering HeadlampsNo
Cornering FoglampsNoYes
Roof RailYesYes
DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),Projector Headlights,LED Tail lamps
LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps,Cornering Fog lights
Heated Wing MirrorNo
LED HeadlightsNoYes
LED TaillightsYesYes
LED Fog LampsNo
Additional Features
Piano-black Door Trims, Body Coloured Door Handles & ORVMs, Sill & Wheel Arch Cladding, Door Cladding, Chrome Inside Door Handles, Black Front Scuff Plate
3D Chrome step grille, Chrome applique on door handles, Chrome garnish on window bottom line, Dual tone exterior with Carbon Steel roof, Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, front, Chrome strip on grille - upper, Chrome strip on grille - lower, Front diffuser Silver painted, Muscular elevated bonnet with chiseled lines, Sharp dual shoulder lines, Functional roof rails, Silver, Side cladding, grained, Body coloured door mirrors housing with LED indicators, Body coloured door handles, Rear diffuser Silver painted, Signature Trapezoidal chrome wing, rearf
Tyre Size
215/55 R17
205/55 R17
Tyre Type
Wheel Size
Alloy Wheel Size
Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
Brake AssistNoYes
Central LockingYesYes
Power Door LocksYesYes
Child Safety LocksYesYes
Anti Theft AlarmYes
No Of Airbags
Driver AirbagYesYes
Passenger AirbagYesYes
Side Airbag FrontYesYes
Side Airbag RearNo
Day Night Rear View MirrorNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYesYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
Halogen HeadlampsYesNo
Rear Seat BeltsYesYes
Seat Belt WarningYesYes
Door Ajar WarningNo
Side Impact BeamsYesYes
Front Impact BeamsYesYes
Traction ControlNo
Adjustable SeatsYesYes
Tyre Pressure MonitorNo
Vehicle Stability Control SystemNo
Engine ImmobilizerYesYes
Crash SensorYesYes
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYes
Engine Check WarningYesYes
Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
Clutch LockNo
Electronic Stability ControlYesYes
Advance Safety Features
Curtain Airbag, ESP with Roll-over Mitigation, Corner Braking Control, Seat Belt Reminder for Co-driver, High Mounted Stop Lamp, Warning Lamps on Front Doors, 2nd Row Seat Belt Reminder, Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switch, Micro Hybrid Technology, Tyre-position Display
Active Cylinder Technology, Engine idle Start/Stop, Curtain Airbag, Multi-collison brakes (MCB), Anti-slip regulation (ASR), Brake disc wiping, Electronic differential lock system, All seats with 3-point seat belts, Seat belt reminder (Driver and Co-dr), 5 headrest (for all passengers), Engine iobiliser with floating code system, Speed alert system, Parking sensors, rear, Reversing camera with static guidelines, ISOFIX child seat anchorage, rear 2x, Rain and Light sensor, Tire Pressure Deflation Warning , Auto-diing interior rearview mirror, Auto coming / leaving home lights
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
Rear CameraYesYes
Anti Theft DeviceYes
Anti Pinch Power Windows
Driver's Window
Driver's Window
Speed AlertNoYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYes
Knee AirbagsYes
Isofix Child Seat MountsYesYes
Heads Up DisplayNo
Pretensioners And Force Limiter SeatbeltsYes
Sos Emergency AssistanceNoYes
Blind Spot MonitorNo
Lane Watch CameraNo
Geo Fence AlertNoYes
Hill Descent ControlNo
Hill AssistYesYes
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockYes
360 View CameraNo
Entertainment & Communication
Cd PlayerNo
Cd ChangerNo
Dvd PlayerNo
Audio System Remote ControlNo
Mirror LinkNo
Speakers FrontYes
Speakers RearYesYes
Wireless Phone ChargingNoYes
USB And Auxiliary InputYesYes
Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
Wifi ConnectivityNo
Touch ScreenYesYes
Touch Screen Size
7 Inch.
10.09 Inch
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android Auto,Apple CarPlay
Android AutoYesYes
Apple Car PlayYesYes
Internal StorageNo
Number Of Speaker
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
Additional Features
2 Tweeters, Smart Watch Connectivity, Voice Coands & SMS Read Out
Valet mode,ygicTM navigation, offline, GaanaTM, Booking.comTM, AudiobooksTM
Introduction DateNoNo
Warranty TimeNoNo
Warranty DistanceNoNo
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Pros and Cons

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  • Cons

    Mahindra XUV300

    • Comfortable even over bad roads.
    • Feels premium because of class-leading safety and convenience features.
    • Stable and fun to drive because of steering and good grip.
    • Overtaking on highways easy, thanks to punchy diesel engine.

    Volkswagen Taigun

    • Classy Volkswagen family SUV look
    • Punchy and refined 1.5-litre TSi engine
    • Impressive infotainment experience
    • Fun to drive
    • Automatic transmission with both engine options.

    Mahindra XUV300

    • Premium experience let down by quality issues like poorly fitting panels, mushy switches and flimsy stalks.
    • Small boot will be a hassle if it’s the only car in the family.
    • Cramped footwell, no space for dead pedal for driver
    • Not the most spacious or comfortable backseat in the class

    Volkswagen Taigun

    • Sitting three people at the back is a squeeze
    • Fit and finish levels are not as good as the Vento
    • GT Line gets less features as compared to the Highline
    • No diesel engine option

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