Mahindra unveils Roxor utility vehicle

  • Published On: 5 March 2018

The reworked version of the Thar will be sold as a power sports offering in the USA.

Mahindra Automotive North America (MANA) has shown its off-road utility vehicle called the Roxor. The company is targeting the agricultural and utility vehicles market in the USA and will be manufactured in Detroit. Mahindra will also supply the Roxor to the US Federal postal service.

The car looks a lot like the Thar and the Roxor features a steel body on a boxed steel frame. Under the hood sits a 64hp, 2.5-litre four-cylinder diesel engine mated to a five-speed manual gearbox. It gets four-wheel drive as standard and top-speed is limited to 72kph. For the first six months, the two-seat Roxor will be sold with a few options to customise it, but everything from the exterior and interior colours will be customisable soon. You can get safari seats, winches, side enclosures and over 900 paint shades.

The company will use a new powersports dealer network to sell the car but for now, there is no word on when the Roxor will launch officially in the US. The SUV is priced at $15,499 (about Rs 10.1 lakh).

News You May Like

Ford and Zotye to Make Budget All-Electric Cars for China

This is Ford's third JV with an automotive company in China.

Read More
Volvo’s New XC60 Scores Five Stars in Euro NCAP Tests

The XC60 SUV got a better score than its larger sibling, the XC90.

Read More
Download App