Mahindra Verito Vibe, a Hatchback has 3 Diesel cars available in India in 7 bewitching colours, namely, Aqua Rush, Diamond White, Dolphin Grey, Fiery Black, Java Brown, Mist Silver and Toreador Red. Verito Vibe efficiently offers comfort and high performance. It has propitiously taken Mahindra’s brand name a step further.
The vehicle is revamped efficaciously with various splendour features which enhance its appearance making it look distinct and elegant. The front facade is appealing and features an inclusive and trendy grille. The base and the middle trim are integrated with matte black top as well as the bottom bezel. On the other hand, the top variant is fitted with a lustrous carbon front grille. The front windscreen is mated with a washer and a pair of 2-speed option wipers providing clear visibility. The front as well as the rear bumper is painted in body colour to provide impeccable uniformity. High mount stop lamp onto its windshield is integrated to enhance the rear looks of the variant. Fog lights with clear lens are fixed into the front bumper of the high end trims. In top-end model, the side mouldings are painted in body colour. The external wing mirrors and outside door handles are painted in body colour for mid-level and top variants only.
Interior & Features
The model features a lot of luring and elegant interior elements including various comfort-oriented and utility based features for boosted convenience. The seats are well-cushioned covered with a woven jacquard upholstery fabric. Strapping and black colour gear knob is featured in the base and mid-range variants while the top variant furnishes a silver gear shift lever knob. The instrument panel and a centre console present at the dashboard have a great storage capacity. All the variants of the roadster are endowed with sun visors to the driver and co-passenger seats. The dashboard incorporates computerized driver information instrument panel which features notifications such as a trip metre, average speed &distance to empty indicator and average fuel consumption display. It is equipped with CD & MP3 player, USB connectivity and aux-in port, a radio tuner and four speakers. The top-end variant bestows a 2-DIN music system with multiple players support and a bottle holder.
The Mahindra Verito Vibe possesses a 1.5-litre diesel engine with a potential to generate a maximum power of around 64.1bhp and a peak torque of about 160Nm. A five speed manual transmission gear box is mated proficiently with the robust engine.
A fuel economy of 20.8 kmpl is delivered by the 1461 cc Diesel - powered variant.
Performance and Handling
It is incorporated with a five speed manual transmission gear box. The engine potentially reaches the 100 kmph speed mark from scratch in 17.2 seconds. It has the capability to reach a maximum speed of 140 to 145 kmph. The rack and pinion mechanism based steering wheel of this series is pretty receptive and has a minimum turning radius of about 5.25 meters for providing better grip over it.
The model tends to give close competition to Maruti Suzuki Swift and Ford Figo.