Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton in India: Review

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Mahindra Ssangyong Rexton in Review

Getting to share the with a stalwart automobile such as Mahindra is surely a for those automakers which are the new in the block. Mahindra has been a benchmark in India ever the foundation of the company was buried the ground decades back. then, Mahindra Mahindra Pvt Ltd has ruling the SUV County in the country

From Bolero to Scorpio to to XUV 500, Mahindra has earned its of being one of the most thriving and contenders in the Indian circuit. tried to swerve its path and into sedan section Verito which is nowadays lots of eyeballs. But even the automobile heavyweight would be revered as one of the most cut-throat companies here in India.

is also a newbie on Indian but now it seems that their spectacle will take the limelight of the solitary sedan. On October 2012, Mahindra open the doors of its garage and a new bull which goes by the Ssangyong Rexton . Mahindra and automobile major Ssangyong an alliance and this is their SUV.

Prior to the launch, was already hype circulating SUV owners owing to the fact Mahindra was about to roll out an But now let us look into what novice in the arena has got so that we can him thumbs up.

Exteriors: –

Three cheers to the design of both the companies who have us all a service by giving Mahindra Rexton a very formidable and outlook. The design team had put together an exoskeleton which support aerodynamics and let the car tread than usual SUVs. The grille which is an integral of the front fascia has taken a new and adding to that, the finishing of the has been purely done chrome.

There are three slats embedded on the grills in turn are cornered by a big cluster This has been equipped projector lamps which are of the of the eagle#8217;s eye. These are of high intensity and assist the in maintaining a proper view of the ahead. The front bumper of has been stylized and has been with a set of fog lamps.

There are air gaps on the front bumper. The function of these air gaps is to let the air into the engine as diesel usually heat up a lot. is the reason why the intake of air into the would keep it chilled allow it to function smoothly.

wipers have been to the windshield of Rexton which are with automatic rain This makes them functioning on their own whenever is rain.

Moving over to the profile, Rexton#8217;s rear-view bear the same colour as of the body of the car. Side-turn blinkers have been to give a stylish finishing to the mirror. Mahindra Ssangyong has used lots of chrome for its which makes the car look elegant. With ample finishing, Rexton looks soo polished.

The door handles bear the colour as that of the colour of the and these have been with pull-type levers. Ssangyong Rexton has been fitted with light alloy radial wheels are robust and help in generating friction which can make the car the road efficiently without the of skidding.

Moving over to the fascia, Mahindra Ssangyong boasts of a large rear which has been well with a defogger and at the same has wash-and-wipe function activated in it. The cluster of the rear fascia is radiant as well as large and has been fitted on the rear gate which in turn is quite big. #8216;L#8217; parking lights have fitted along with Rexton emblem is prominently

A new feature is the rear spoiler has been given to make the SUV sporty. Even the exhaust are made using chrome gives it a sporty finishing.

We have talked and enthusiastically regarding the exteriors and the same treatment ought to be to the interiors as Mahindra Ssangyong has a lot to offer once we’re comfortably inside the cabin. The have been done up using two colour shades one of is beige and the other one is knight These colour combinations the insides of Rexton look urbane and chic.

Soft comfortable seats been provided and the leather has a very well-dressed finishing. The wheel has four spokes and is with premium leather and the leather covers the gear as well as hand brake. lumbar support has been to all the seats in order to make the feel more comfortable.

The seats can well be adjusted as per our own and adding to that, the driver#8217;s has the provision of being electronically in not just one or two but eight altered On top of that, it also boasts of a memory function which all the seating positions which been taken by the driver in the and as per that, the driver can ask for a particular from the memory function. An arm has been provided in-between the seat and the co-passenger#8217;s seat assists in storage space and at the time gives the driver while on a long drive.

The seats are foldable in a 60:40 way in to make more space for luggage. There is enough inside the cabin and a large can be accommodated easily. Mahindra Rexton boasts of an overriding which has separate blowers for rows of seating. The central on the dashboard has a wide range of functions to boast about. In to that, there are three 12V outlets which have generously provided.

In terms of storage, Rexton not leave any stones unturned as every part of the car has a separate meant specifically for storage A mobile holder has been to the dashboard.

Engine Ergonomics:

Not only exteriors and interiors are to determine the credibility of a car as what beneath the hood is much important that the former. Ssangyong Rexton boasts of a 2.7L diesel engine is capable of delivering a peak of 165 bhp at 4000 rpm with a maximum rate of 34.6 kgm at an rpm rate of to 3250.

It is utterly justified Rexton might not be having one of the engines in the market but even performance should never be Both companies tried level best to minimize the of noise, vibration and harshness in to give a smoother ride to the and the passengers.

Along with the there are lot more features are part of ergonomics and after comes the braking system. The system of Rexton is immensely and powerful which would give the driver enough to drive comfortably without and Both front wheels as as rear wheels will be ventilated disc brakes.

with that, we have lock braking system as as electronic brake force system which affects on all the wheels of the car. These two are the key highlights of the braking system to the fact that they in maintaining a hold over the of the car and prevent them from up under any circumstances. Thus if is admonished then there a lesser risk of the car skidding off its

To improve the handling, Mahindra Rexton has been munificently with a very strong system which helps it to rough terrains without much discomfort to the people inside the cabin. Though, to be honest, Premier Rio and Mahindra have a better suspension than Rexton but the plus is that Rexton’s suspension is pretty calm and noiseless.

Ssangyong Rexton is available in two variants one of which works on transmission whereas the other one on automatic transmission. The transmission has been developed in such a that the driver does not any hindrance in operating the gear

Safety Features: –

and Ssangyong have left no unturned regarding safety of which is the reason why they provided power-assisted steering in order to give the driver scope to handle the car easily letting it swerve off its path. feature helps the driver to his way through heavy traffic without much hassle.

safety features include control, airbags both for the as well as the co-passengers, collision system, electronic stability and engine immobilizer. All these have been provided to any risk to the passengers and prevent the car entering a collision course.

A few additional safety features as well be thrown into the car includes hill descent as well as large halogen for increased visibility at night. assist might also be as a bonus safety feature.

to the fact that the first Indian customers want to about a car is its mileage, Ssangyong and decided to make Rexton a car. Rexton gives out a of 9.1 to 9.8 km/L. Though it is not much but for a starter, this can fare

Presently Mahindra Ssangyong is available only in Hyderabad and The RX5 model has manual transmission and under a price tag of Rs. 17, 75,000 the RX7 which has automatic transmission a price tag of Rs.

19, 75,000.

On the whole, Ssangyong Rexton is not on the same as its contender SUVs in the market and fare a bit less than To some extent Rexton can be as overrated as the price is exorbitant and not when it comes to ergonomics. are the plus point as the car has been a very impressive design from the exterior point of as well as interior.

Rexton take a few more upgrades to the same class as the other whom it locks horns

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