The month of June is gonna be a really hectic month for the Indian automotive industry. New cars from different manufacturers are launching giving the existing cars a tough competition. With the recent relaxations given to the automobile industry, we can say that the automobile industry is reviving and many car manufacturers are ready and loaded to launch their new offerings. Let’s have a look at 5 new cars launching in June 2020.
The Mahindra XUV300 sports was first showcased Auto Expo 2020 and happen to be the more powerful version of the XUV300 compact SUV. Talking about its power this new Mahindra car will feature a 1.2L, 3-cylinder turbocharged mStallion petrol engine pushing the maximum power output to 130bhp against 230Nm of peak torque.
When launched this upcoming Mahindra car will turn out to be the most powerful car across its segment. Not only that the XUV300 Sportz will also support new body graphics which will include ‘Sportz’ lettering, an all-black interior with red contrasting strips and red highlights.
India’s most loved off-roader is all set to hit the roads with an all-new look. Just like its predecessor, the new Thar will surely be a more rugged and rough model suitable for road type.
Additionally, this new generation will also feature a BS6-compliant 2.0L mStallion petrol engine which will churn 190hp with 230 Nm of peak torque while paired a standard 5-speed manual and an optional AMT.
Feature-wise the new and definitely improved Thar will get a touchscreen infotainment system which will support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The SUV also gets multi-info display, remote locking and front power windows. Dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, seat-belt reminder, central locking and speed alert will come as standard making it an Ideal feature-loaded Made in India off-roader.
The premium crossover from Maruti is coming in a petrol variant now. After a long wait, Maruti has listened to the petrol heads and brought the petrol variant for the Indian market.
Surprisingly, Maruti Suzuki has decided to rest the diesel variant of the car considering the BS6 emission norms. The upcoming petrol variant will be powered by the same 1.5-litre powering the Vitara Brezza. While the Brezza has received a makeover inside-out, the upgrades on the S Cross have bee limited under the bonnet. The price of the petrol S-Cross is expected to get lower considering the petrol engine.
The all-new 2020 Honda City is all set to take on its rivals with its all-new look and features. The new updated mid-size sedan will come equipped with a more powerful 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated petrol unit with an expected power output of 121bhp with 155Nm of peak torque which is almost 10Nm higher torque than the previous-gen model.
Feature-wise new City sedan will support a brand new instrument cluster set to replace the quite-pathetic Honda DigiPad, that comes featured in the current-gen City. The new City now gets a large touchscreen infotainment system compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Moreover, wireless charging, updated centre console and driver assistance programs will also feature in the car.
Mg Hector Plus which is the company’s first three-row SUV offering the MG Hector plus which was initially taunted as the six-seater SUV. rumour also has it that the Hector Plus will also be available in a seven-seat variant as well.
Under the hood, the MG hector plus will support the same BS6 compliant 1.5-litre petrol and turbo-petrol engine along with a 48V mild-hybrid system and a 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine unit. all three engines will come mated to a 6-speed manual but to our surprise, the petrol models will receive an option of a 7-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission.