The new Mahindra Mini Xylo is also expected to be adorned with a host of advanced features. The Mahindra Mini Xylo will be equipped with features like 1498 CC, 3 valves and will be available in the diesel. The car will also have power steering and easily take in five people and will also have five speed manual gear transmission. The car though will not host some high end and comfort features like Headlamp Washer, Xenon Headlamps, and ORVM Indicator. However it will have parts like Trip Meter, Tachometer, and Body Color Bumpers.
Other interior and comfort features are Rear AC Vent, Door mirrors, Music system, Driver seat adjustment, Steering adjustment, Rear Wiper, Remote Fuel Filler, Central locking, Power windows, AC. Yet will lack the features like Auto Headlamps, Auto Viper, Buttons / Controls on steering, Sun roof, Folding Rear Seats, Tinted glass, Leather seats, Rear armrest, Rear defogger, Remote boot. The car will have Rear seat belts. The car will also not have ESP, ABS, EBD, Traction control, Fog lamps, Parking sensors, Safety Air bags. The price of the car is expected to be one of the cheapest in the range of 4 to 5 lakhs. The car is expected to compete with the likes of Chevrolet Beat Diesel, Toyota Etios Liva, Ford Fiesta hatchback, Maruti Cervo, New Ford Fiesta and Hyundai Avante.
There are no big changes to the car with regard to the dashboard, however keeping the cost factor in mind the car can be expected to come with the same quality similar to that of the Xylo. The car does have a strange similarity to the Maruti Wagon R in the rear. The car is expected to be launched by the end of November 2011 and currently the car is already is on trial runs at the Chakan plant in Pune. The car is expected to create the same ripples that the Mahindra XUV 500 has been doing. The price of the car is expected to open a new market of suvs and only time will tell the outcome of this new strategy. As of now the company's past laurels and the recent success of the XUV 500 does not leave much to argue about the mini Xylo as well. The design of this new Mahindra Xylo Mini is based on its forerunner the Xylo but the size of the mini Xylo is just about four meters. The car is expected to be the cheapest SUV in Indian market.