Mahindra has launched a brand new variant of its range-topping Alturas G4 SUV. Called the 2WD High, it’s priced at ₹30.68 lakh and is now the one variant within the Alturas G4’s line-up. Mahindra not provides the bottom 2WD and the 4X4 variants of the SUV. 

The 2WD High boasts the identical tools because the erstwhile 4WD variant, and there’s no change with regards to the powertrain. 

With this price ticket, the Alturas G4 undercuts its chief competitor, the Toyota Fortuner diesel 2WD automated (₹37.18 lakh), by ₹6.5 lakh. It can be cheaper than the bottom MG Gloster diesel (₹32 lakh) by ₹1.32 lakh.

Previously, the Alturas G4 was out there in 2WD and 4X4 variants, with the latter being higher outfitted of the 2. The 2WD variant missed out on a number of options that have been out there on the 4X4, together with rain-sensing wipers, automated headlamps, powered tailgate, digital driver seat modify with reminiscence operate, and facet and curtain airbags. The new 2WD High variant, nonetheless, now mirrors the tools of the 4X4. 

In addition to the aforementioned options, it will get tools together with 18-inch alloys, an 8.0-inch touchscreen with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, a sunroof and ambient lighting. The Alturas G4’s powertrain continues to be powered by a 181hp, 2.2-litre diesel engine paired with a Mercedes-sourced 7-speed automated transmission.

The slow-selling Alturas G4 rivals body-on-frame SUVs just like the Toyota Fortuner, Isuzu MU-X and the not too long ago up to date MG Gloster. Amongst its ladder body opponents, the Alturas G4 is at present probably the most inexpensive. It additionally takes on the monocoque-based Jeep Meridian SUV, costs for which begin at ₹29.90 lakh.

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