Mahindra Jeeto minivan for passengers – Launch Price INR 3.45 lakh
At the time of Mahindra Jeeto's launch in 2015, Mahindra had stated that the platform will spawn to more vehicles in the future. The first one being a Jeeto based passenger carrier. Today, the Jeeto Mini Van was launched.
Mahindra Jeeto mini truck platform will also spawn a passenger variant in the future – was confirmed by Pravin Shah, President and Cheif Executive, Mahindra & Mahindra (Automotive)..
Today, Mahindra announced the launch of Jeeto Mini Van. Unlike the Jeeto CV, which is available in 8 configurations to suit the varied customer requirements in the sub-1 tonne last mile transportation segment, the Jeeto Minivan passenger variant is offered only with two body forms – hard top and semi-hard top.
Jeeto Mini Van is powered by a 655 cc direct injection diesel engine. This engine is rated at 16 hp and 38 Nm. Mahindra claims that it delivers class leading mileage of 26 kmpl. It comes with a warranty of 2 years / 40,000 kms. As of now, the Jeeto Mini Van is only offered with semi-hard top diesel variant. The full range will be completed in phases when Mahindra launches Jeeto Mini van hard top CNG and diesel variants as well as the semi-hard top CNG and petrol variants.
Passenger variant of Mahindra Jeeto opens up a new high-volume last mile transportation market for the company. There is also a possibility that Mahindra plonk an electric motor in the future for the passenger Jeeto variant.
Offered in a colour option of – Sunrise Red, Ultramarine Blue and Diamond White, the passenger variant of the Mahindra Jeeto van is slotted below the Mahindra Supro in the company line-up. It will rival the likes of Tata Iris.