Mahindra Quanto C6 is the second top-most model in the Quanto range. Mahindra Quanto C6 being in sub-4 metre category plus the Mahindra''''s SUV DNA added to it is a woth-having model. Mahindra aimed strategically it to the buyers of the entry level sedan and diesel hatchbacks. It is specced same as all other Quanto models but with some interior and exterior enhancements.
Specifications and Performances
The Mahindra Quanto C6 has Mahindra''''s powerful mCR100 engine with twin turbo. It is the latest diesel engine made by Mahindra. The 1.5 litre Common Rail diesel engine is a DOHC unit with 4 In Line Cylinders with 8 valves per cylinder, which generates a maximum power of 100 bhp at 3750 rpm and produces maximum torque of 240 Nm at 1600-2000rpm. This latest engine which a smaller version of the mHawk engine and is mated to 5-Speed 5MT320 manual Indirect Shift gearbox. This diesel unit may be downsized version of well known mHawk engine but it has nothing short in performance quarters, as it is well calibrated engine which scuttles within 14 seconds from 0 to 100kmph and can manage a top speed of 160kmph.
Quanto C6 is having a more powered and configured engine as compared to the likes of entry level sedan and diesel hatchbacks, to which it is competing but it is not a single bit short on mileage numbers, with on-par overall mileage of 17.1kmpl.
Exterior and Interiors
Quanto C6 inherits its most of the features from the Xylo, but Mahindra has not just took its Xylo styling and pasted on Quanto C6, rather it has tweaked it in a new style and design. The front grille is painted fiery-black with chrome-accents, the headlight-cluster taking a right amount of space. The bumpers are body-coloured, front having no Fog lamps with considerable air-dam in-between. From side, the sporty roof-rails accentuates its high stance, the electric-ORVM''''s and door handles are body-coloured. It has 15inch steel wheels having wheel-covers with tubeless tyres. The rear is sturdy with Stepney-wheel being mounted on the tailgate, and rear glass having wiper. It has factory-fitted tinted glass for proper insulation in hot conditions.
Inside, the cabin has good-level of interiors having features like HVAC, Power steering with tilt adjustment, power windows with anti-pinch feature, mobile charging point for middle and rear seat, glove box with lid, Utility box on floor console, Remote Central-Locking system, full floor-console with cubic printing, seats with fabric-covering, courtesy lamp, sun-visor with vanity mirror having illumination on front-passenger side, armrests for both front occupants, demister in the rear window, foldable snack tray, storage tray under the driver seat and adjustable headrests. The central console houses a high-class Digital Drive Assist System which is a information display unit by Mahindra. The entertainment has been taken good care with the integrated music system having CD player, FM/AM radio, with antenna on the roof. It can accommodate 5+2 adults comfortably.
Quanto C6 has also some safety features like Digital Immobiliser, ABS, front fog lamps for better vision in dark conditions and Child lock systems in the middle & the rear door, besides front disc-brakes and rear drum-brakes.