Mahindra has already gained popularity in the SUV range of vehicles, and then they have taken up the position in the MUV category also. Now, with this fame, they have decided to go further and come up with smart new SUV, Mahindra Alturas G4. There are people who might find this vehicle to be on the lines of XUV500. However, in terms of size, it is larger than that. A few more other features would be good to know.
The vehicle would be on a ladder frame chassis, and it shall get a lot of fame soon. Mahindra has already made its position strong by conceptualizing and basing this SUV on the Ssangyong Liv 2 lines and pitching the vehicle at par with Toyota Fortuner. If you are one of those car aficionados who wish to drive home a quality SUV, then read on to know more about Mahindra Alturas G4.
Mahindra Alturas G4
Release date in India
The Mahindra Alturas G4 is due to make a splash in the Indian market at the end of 2017, which gives you enough time to learn more about it. The SUV gave its first preview at the Paris Auto Show.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Features
Is the SUV going to be worth your time and test drive? Will it have the features that you seek specifically? To know about these features, read on. The 2.2-liter diesel engine and the 2.0-liter GDi turbocharged petrol engine. The Mahindra Alturas G4 gets 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission (petrol) and 7-speed automatic (diesel) transmission.
The bulky macho body of the SUV is something that shall not go amiss, and you shall find project headlamps, DRL’s and ORVM Indicators, hill stability, and other such features. The front with the chrome grille and wide face would remind you of other vehicles in this genre though it looks sporty too. Even the rear passengers would get a touch screen that might have many interesting features as well, which we will discuss later.
Interiors are fancy and the airbags and other safety features, and infotainment screen, and mood lightings are going to wow you! You will find that the exteriors will be something that you would love to flaunt or take out with your family and friends. With 19” wheels, the SUV is full of great features and comes with the powertrains that would give you a joyous ride every time!
Mahindra Alturas G4 Specifications
As said earlier, the Mahindra Alturas G4 gets 2.0-liter GDi Turbocharged petrol engine. Then there will be a diesel engine too, which will be a 2.2-liter one. This engine guarantees a BHP of 178, which is quite impressive. The exteriors are great, and the interiors are all state of the art too but what is most interesting is the engine. The engine is powerful and gives a superb mileage and fuel economy. The big thing is that since Mahindra has taken it up to itself to bring in a competitor to the Fortuner and Ford Endeavor, it has a lot of responsibility to do everything that it did not do. So, from engine specifications to dimensions, to performance, the vehicle is trying to be everything and fill in the shoes of the forerunner, Fortuner.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Models
The Mahindra Alturas G4 is going to overtake the XUV500 soon and this said, the carmaker is planning to come up with two models. One is the current Rexton, and the other will be on the Ssangyong line. In fact, the firm plans to come up with the hybrid car too and with numerous powertrains.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Price in India
The On-road price of Alturas G4 would be anything between Rs26 and Rs30 lakhs only.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Interiors
The Seven-seater SUV Mahindra Alturas G4 comes with luxurious leather upholstery, and with high-tech gadgets and applications. To start with, you shall get Push start button, seat ventilation and safety features like hill assist and others. You would also get enough and more shoulder-room not just for the front driver seats but definitely for the rear-seat passengers too. You would get amazing infotainment applications for making sure that your vehicle remains safe and guides your journey along with entertaining you as you embark on a long journey.
The stylish interiors are a perfect match for the classy exteriors, and the grand chassis and body that the Alturas G4 comes with.
The all-wheel drive gets mood lighting too along with a host of safety and comfort features. You get central locking, smart key, and anti-theft alarm, besides getting the speed sensitive door auto-lock, and engine mobilizer. Talking about safety features, the SUV on LIV2 Concept shall get 9 airbags and Anti-Lock Braking System, (ABS), and EBD (Electronic Brake-force Distribution). You will get to use Traction control, hill ascent, and descent or assist.
Every Mahindra Alturas G4 gets an amazing package of comfortable features too like the bottle holder, reading lamps, luggage lamps, steering mounted controls, rear AC vents, and rear fogger among others.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Dashboard
The Mahindra Alturas G4 dashboard comes with stylish and appealing infotainment screen of 9.2 inches! The dashboard touch screen gets Apple Carplay and Android Auto features. Listen to music through Wi-Fi, and the carmakers have also given the rear passengers the control to handle the music and other such entertainment features. They get a 10.1-inch wide touch screen for themselves behind the headrest of the front- row passenger seats. Dashboard gets automatic climate control, EBS, and Active Rollover Protection and Advanced Emergency Braking system. The leather coated steering wheel and illuminated controls make the interiors enjoyable.
Mahindra Alturas Colors
If you are someone who believes that color is everything, and style comes from the grandeur of the exteriors of the vehicle, then Mahindra Alturas G4 will make you happy. You will be able to find it in dual tone and in a few colors of white, silver, black and copper brown.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Mileage
The Mahindra Alturas G4 is touted to give a mileage of 18kmpl, which is good and fine for those who have to drive through city roads and highways regularly.
Alturas G4 Boot space
Those who have to lug around a lot of cargo at all times, and would like to have really roomy boot space, Mahindra Alturas G4 shall be right for you with a decent space of 510 liters.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Top Speed
Mahindra Alturas G4 will be churning out good power, and its 2200cc displacement would guarantee the top power of 181ps and maximum torque of 420Nm @ 1500-2000rpm.
Seating capacity: The Mahindra Alturas G4 shall accommodate seven people and where the driver and the front-row seats are spacious and the second row’s seats are large too. The third row is optional.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Engine
The buyers shall get three engines to pick from and where two will be available first, one would come afterword. So, you will get the 2.0-liter GDi petrol engine will be one of the options that you will get, you shall also get a 2.2 –liter diesel engine to pick from later. These two engines get Mercedes Benz transmission gearbox that is perfect for all types of roads, bumpy or smooth.
Mahindra Alturas BHP
The automobile company Mahindra is giving the 2.2-liter diesel unit, which guarantees 178BHP.
Alturas G4 Cruise Control
Cruise control is a major feature that everyone who loves to go zipping through the city would like to have. Mahindra Alturas G4 will not disappoint in this and so besides the Cruise Control feature, the vehicle shall offer much other such functionality.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Dimensions
The total length of the SUV would be 4850mm. The SUV would be 1960mm wide and 1800 mm tall. This means that the vehicle’s roof would be sufficiently high and yet not very out of reach since it gets sloping roofline too. The cabin space is a lot more than the Fortuner, and this is something that you would need to know. In fact, it is 100mm extended than the Fortuner. It has 120mm longer wheelbase too at 2865mm. This would be reassuring for those who really care for the comfort and immense grip on the road.
Mahindra Alturas Ground Clearance
The alloy wheels get wide square arches, and the vehicle offers good ground clearance too. You shall enjoy a bump-free ride too with this. The vehicle shall get ground clearance like no other.
Mahindra Alturas G4 Exteriors
If you have already tried driving the X500, then you might find a little bit of similarity in the exteriors. However, for this, the makers, have come up with a few striking features for the exteriors which include a sloping roofline, sharp lines on both the sides and the large rear and front bumpers. Mahindra has kept the projector LED Headlamps and Daylight Running Lights. Besides these, the exteriors get chrome front grille, roof rails, Puddle lights, Rear spoilers, and more such features.
Conclusion: Mahindra Alturas G4 will be the biggest draw in the market since the X500 from the house of Mahindra. Therefore, people are really looking forward to going for it. They will be eager to get behind the wheels and test-drive the vehicle. The SUV will offer high-class features, powerful speed, comes with classy gear and tools that will sweep the fans off the floor.