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Mahindra Quanto C8

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Quanto C8 Overview

  • Mileage (upto)
    17.21 kmpl
  • Engine (upto)
    1493 cc
  • BHP
    100.0
  • Transmission
    Manual
  • Service Cost
    Rs.12,900/yr
  • Boot Space
    300-litres
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Quanto C8 Review

Mahindra India is one of the most reputed and highly acclaimed automobile manufacturers in the Indian car market. This company is also one of the oldest car makers in the country and has been doing incredibly well, since they were established. This multinational car maker has introduced a new seven seater compact SUV, the New Mahindra Quanto, which was earlier being called as the mini Xylo in the lucrative Indian car bazaar. This new compact SUV is being offered in 4 variants with a powerful diesel engine, which is performance packed and gives a healthy mileage. This 1.5 litre diesel power train has a common rail fuel supply system and is cleverly mated with a smooth five speed manual transmission gear box . The company has also integrated quite a number of comfort features in this new compact SUV, which will certainly create an instant impact on the customers. Some of these highly developed and exciting features are an advanced music system with FM Radio and CD player for enhancing the  in-cabin entertainment, power windows, remote central locking, rear defogger with a wash and wipe facility and many more such wonderful features, which will definitely add to the convenience of the driver. Then the company has also added some very crucial safety features to this compact SUV, which are expected to take good care of the vehicle as well as the passengers. The list of these protective features include driver and front co-passenger air bags, antilock braking system for enhanced braking, child safety locks and many more such essential features, which are surely going to impress the customers. The overall length of this compact SUV is just less than four meters and this makes it one of the smallest vehicles from the fearsome stables of Mahindra India.

Exteriors

This all New Mahindra Quanto C8 is the shorter and compact version of the massive Mahindra Xylo, which is a top selling multi utility vehicle in the country. This compact SUV is a tad bigger than any of the regular hatchbacks, which are prevalent in the Indian car bazaar and slightly lesser than any of the bigger SUVs. The frontage of this SUV is quite similar to the Mahindra Xylo, but the side profile as well as the rear end has been given some remarkable cosmetic changes. The front façade has a wide front radiator grille, which smartly done up with black colored vertical slats, while a large insignia of the company is embedded in the center. This grille is flanked by a large head light cluster that is powered by high intensity lamps for better visibility. Below the radiator grille is an aggressive body colored bumper, which has a wide air dam with horizontal slats that are black in color. This bumper has also been integrated with a couple of large fog lamps, which will certainly increase the visibility of the driver. The wind screen is quite large and has a pair of intermittent wipers fitted on it. The overall look from the front gives this New Mahindra Quanto C8 a typical aerodynamic stance and also makes it look muscular. The sides are lustrous with pronounced wheel arches, which have been fitted with sturdy alloy wheels. Then there are the body colored external rear view mirrors and the body colored door handles that add to the elegance of the exteriors. The rear end has a large windscreen that has a rear wash and wipe along with a defogger as well. The spare wheel is attached to the tail gate, which also makes this compact New Mahindra Quanto C8 appear more like a muscular sports utility vehicle.

Interiors

The interiors of this compact Mahindra Quanto C8 Diesel are done up tastefully with a comfortable seating arrangement. The two jump seats at the rear are a tad uncomfortable but these will be very good for the kids. Apart from the seating arrangements , most of the other interior features seem to be best in class and will certainly make an instantaneous impact on the buyers. All the seats are covered with premium upholstery that adds to the elegance of this compact SUV. The internal plastic surfaces are done up neatly and are smooth as high quality materials are used. The steering wheel, gear shift lever as well as the hand brake is wrapped in high quality leather that adds to the grace of this SUV. There is some chrome elements used in the interiors as well, which makes this Mahindra Quanto C8 Diesel suave and refined. The driver’s seat is adjustable and all the seats have lumbar support as well, which will make the drive pleasurable. The instrument cluster is very bright and has quite a number of notification lamps along with the standard features such as the odometer, tripmeter, tachometer and many more. The air conditioning vents are placed strategically to provide comfort to all the rows and the controls are also very easy to handle. The central console has the music system and other controls with impressive back lights. There are quite a number of storage spaces all around this compact SUV with bottle holders in the doors, map pockets behind the front seats and other such small places for keeping things at hand including a large glove box as well.

Engine and Performance

The all New Mahindra Quanto C8 has been equipped with a 1.5 litre mCR100; Common Rail fuel supply system based diesel power train , which is complaint to all the norms of BS-IV. This engine has the capacity to displace close to 1493cc and has been equipped with three twin turbocharged cylinders as well. This impressive power plant has the capacity to generate a maximum power output of 98.98 Bhp at 3750 Rpm along with a hammering torque yield of 240 Nm at 1600 Rpm, which is quite good. This turbocharged power train has been mated with a 5-speed manual transmission gearbox. The mileage of this New Mahindra Quanto C8 dieselis said to be close to 17.21 Kmpl, which is quite fuel efficient and has been approved by the ARAI as well.

Braking and handling

This new compact SUV has been integrated with a very efficient braking system and a well balanced suspension mechanism for making it simpler to maneuver. The front wheels of this New Mahindra Quanto C8 Dieselhas been fitted with disc brakes , while the rear set of wheels get proficient drum type brakes. To enhance the braking system of this compact SUV , the company has also integrated it with an advanced ABS (antilock braking system) as well. On the other hand the front axle of this SUV gets a independent double wishbone type of suspension mechanism along with a coil spring, which also has an anti-roll bar. Whereas the rear axle of Mahindra Quanto gets a five bar link based coil springs for added comfort.

Safety Features

This New Mahindra Quanto C8 Diesel is the top end variant in the model lineup and the company has fitted it with some very significant as well as essential safety features. The list of these features include driver as well as the front side passenger airbags, a digital engine immobilizer to avoid thefts , middle and rear door child safety locks for added protection, front fog lamps for enhanced visibility, an intellipark rear assist system for simplified parking of this compact SUV and also a rear wash, wipe and defogger system for better visibility in the rainy season. All these put together makes this latest entrant, Mahindra Quanto a very sought after compact SUV.

Comfort Features

These include adjustable head rests, driver and front side passenger arm rest to add to the comfort, driver under seat storage, door trim with fabric inserts, a mobile charging point for the middle as well as the rear seats, a foldable snack tray, a couple of courtesy lamps, a sleek DDAS (digital drive assist system) with a toggle pad, a powerful air conditioning unit that cools the entire cabin very quickly, all four power windows with driver side express up-down with an anti-pinch function as well, central remote locking, a floor console with complete cubic printing, an integrated music system with various input systems and speakers along with a rod antenna and many more such remarkable features.

Pros

Powerful engine with good pickup and acceleration, good interiors and features.

Cons

Rear end jump seats uncomfortable for longer drives, not very spacious, mileage can be improved.

Key Specifications of Mahindra Quanto C8

ARAI Mileage17.21 kmpl
City Mileage13.8 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Engine Displacement (cc)1493
Max Power (bhp@rpm)100bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)240Nm@1600-2800rpm
Seating Capacity7
TransmissionTypeManual
Boot Space (Litres)300
Fuel Tank Capacity55
Body TypeSUV
Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)No

Key Features of Mahindra Quanto C8

Multi-function Steering WheelNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Automatic Climate ControlNo
Engine Start Stop ButtonNo
Anti Lock Braking SystemYes
Alloy WheelsYes
Fog Lights - FrontYes
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Wheel CoversNo
Passenger AirbagYes
Driver AirbagYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Mahindra Quanto C8 Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine TypemCR100 Diesel Engine
Displacement (cc)1493
Max Power (bhp@rpm)100bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque (nm@rpm)240Nm@1600-2800rpm
No. of cylinder3
Valves Per Cylinder4
Valve ConfigurationDOHC
Fuel Supply SystemCommon Rail
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
TransmissionTypeManual
Gear Box5 Speed
Drive TypeRWD
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Fuel & Performance

Fuel TypeDiesel
Mileage (ARAI)17.21
Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)55
Emission Norm ComplianceBS IV
Top Speed (Kmph)160
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Suspension, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionIndependent Double Wishbone
Rear SuspensionFive Bar Link
Shock Absorbers TypeCoil Springs
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt Steering
Steering Gear TypeRack & Pinion
Turning Radius (Metres)5.4 meters
Front Brake TypeDisc
Rear Brake TypeDrum
Acceleration14 Seconds
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)14 Seconds
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Dimensions & Capacity

Length (mm)3985
Width (mm)1850
Height (mm)1880
Boot Space (Litres)300
Seating Capacity7
Ground Clearance Unladen (mm)180
Wheel Base (mm)2760
Kerb Weight (Kg)1640
No of Doors5
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Comfort & Convenience

Power Steering
Power Windows-Front
Power Windows-Rear
Air Conditioner
Heater
Adjustable Steering
Automatic Climate Control
Air Quality Control
Remote Trunk Opener
Remote Fuel Lid Opener
Low Fuel Warning Light
Accessory Power Outlet
Trunk Light
Vanity Mirror
Rear Reading Lamp
Rear Seat Headrest
Rear Seat Centre Arm Rest
Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
Cup Holders-Front
Cup Holders-Rear
Rear AC Vents
Heated Seats Front
Heated Seats - Rear
Seat Lumbar Support
Cruise Control
Parking SensorsRear
Navigation System
Foldable Rear Seat60:40 Split
Smart Access Card Entry
KeyLess Entry
Engine Start/Stop Button
Glove Box Cooling
Voice Control
Steering Wheel Gearshift Paddles
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Interior

Tachometer
Electronic Multi-Tripmeter
Leather Seats
Fabric Upholstery
Leather Steering Wheel
Glove Compartment
Digital Clock
Outside Temperature Display
Cigarette Lighter
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats
Driving Experience Control Eco
Folding Table in The Rear
Height Adjustable Driver Seat
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Exterior

Adjustable Headlights
Fog Lights - Front
Fog Lights - Rear
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View Mirror
Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
Rain Sensing Wiper
Rear Window Wiper
Rear Window Washer
Rear Window Defogger
Wheel Covers
Alloy Wheel Size (Inch)
Power Antenna
Tinted Glass
Rear Spoiler
Removable/Convertible Top
Roof Carrier
Sun Roof
Moon Roof
Side Stepper
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
Intergrated Antenna
Chrome Grille
Chrome Garnish
Smoke Headlamps
Roof Rail
Tyre Size205/65 R15
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Additional Features
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Safety

Anti-Lock Braking System
Brake Assist
Central Locking
Power Door Locks
Child Safety Locks
Anti-Theft Alarm
Driver Airbag
Passenger Airbag
Side Airbag-Front
Side Airbag-Rear
Day & Night Rear View Mirror
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Xenon Headlamps
Rear Seat Belts
Seat Belt Warning
Door Ajar Warning
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Traction Control
Adjustable Seats
Tyre Pressure Monitor
Vehicle Stability Control System
Engine Immobilizer
Crash Sensor
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Engine Check Warning
Automatic Headlamps
Clutch Lock
EBD
Follow Me Home Headlamps
Rear Camera
Anti-Theft Device
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Entertainment & Communication

Cd Player
CD Changer
DVD Player
Radio
Audio System Remote Control
Speakers Front
Speakers Rear
Integrated 2DIN Audio
USB & Auxiliary input
Bluetooth Connectivity
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Mahindra Quanto C8 Colours

Mahindra Quanto is available in 6 different colours - Mist Silver, Diamond White, Rocky Beige, Fiery Black, Java Brown, Toreador Red.

  • Diamond White
    Diamond White
  • Toreador Red
    Toreador Red
  • Mist Silver
    Mist Silver
  • Fiery Black
    Fiery Black
  • Rocky Beige
    Rocky Beige
  • Java Brown
    Java Brown

Compare Variants of Mahindra Quanto

  • Diesel
Quanto C8Currently Viewing
Rs.8,55,844*EMI: Rs.
17.21 kmplManual
Pay 52,000 more to get
  • Reverse Parking Sensors
  • Front Fog Lamps
  • Intergrated Audio System
  • Quanto C2Currently Viewing
    Rs.6,99,843*EMI: Rs.
    17.21 kmplManual
    Key Features
    • Air Conditioner with Heater
    • Power and Tilt steering
    • Digital Immobiliser
  • Quanto C4Currently Viewing
    Rs.7,56,144*EMI: Rs.
    17.21 kmplManual
    Pay 56,301 more to get
    • Power Window
    • Central Locking
    • Rear Wash and Wiper
  • Quanto C6Currently Viewing
    Rs.8,03,844*EMI: Rs.
    17.21 kmplManual
    Pay 47,700 more to get
    • Rear Window Defogger
    • Driver Seat Height Adjustable
    • ABS with EBD

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