Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a company of Mahindra Group, says it Jeeto Minivan, launched in July, can be ordered powered by Compressed Natural Gas (CNG). The passenger carrier is described as suitable for urban and semi urban modes of transportation and will cater to last mile connectivity, contract and stage carriage for tour/travel and intra-city people movement.
Pricing starts at Rs. 3.45 lac (USD 5,400) ex-showroom Mumbai for BSIV diesel variant. The minivan will be available in two body forms, namely hard top and semi hard top and 3 fuel variants of diesel, petrol and CNG.
The Jeeto Minivan is powered by m_Dura, a Direct Injection (DI) and BSIV emission compliant engine from the Mahindra stable. With power of 11.9 kW (16 HP) and torque of 38 Nm, the Jeeto Minivan is well suited for all terrains and according to the Mahindra press release, delivers best in class fuel efficiency of 26 km/l (as per CAFÉ legislation norms).
The minivan is based on Mahindra’s popular LCV Jeeto mini-truck, launched in December 2016. It comes with a class-leading warranty of 2 years/40,000 km (whichever is earlier).
Source: Mahindra and Mahindra
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