Mahindra launches Bolero VLX with CRDe technology

Mumbai: Utility vehicle major Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M) today announced the launch of the most powerful Bolero yet - Bolero VLX with CRDe technology.

The modern 2.49L Common Rail Diesel Engine (CRDe) belts out an awesome 97 HP and ensures a superior pick-up with smoother drive. It is priced at Rs6.9 lakh (ex-showroom Jaipur).

''The Bolero VLX offers a quantum leap in power and performance due to en electronic computer controlled engine management system. It also offers a superior driving experience and an advanced level of refinement with reduced NVH (Noise, Vibration and Harshness) levels. This rugged, yet stylish SUV has enough power to whip up a storm and is ideal for the young, urban customer who takes to the city and the open road with equal ease,'' said Pawan Goenka, president, automotive sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

In the Bolero VLX, injection pressure independent of the engine speed and flat torque over a wide speed range ensure greater driveability and control. An advanced active surge damper reduces jerks during gear shifts to offer a smooth ride. The superior NGT 530R transmission and upgraded front suspension are ideal to take on tough terrain.

The Bolero VLX also features a sophisticated Voice Assist System which makes the drive safer through an audio alert which warns the driver in case the door is left open or a seat belt is unfastened. The vehicle's stunning body graphics add a dash of style to this powerful SUV.

The premium dual-tone upholstery and elegant seating ensures that passengers travel in comfort while the stylish dashboard and trendy instrument cluster add a touch of class to the interiors. The soft grip, leather wrapped steering wheel has a sporty feel and enhances driver comfort.

The company also launched the Bolero Special Edition with exciting new features and an exclusive look, priced at Rs6.49 lakh (ex-showroom Jaipur). The Bolero Special Edition is available in two exclusive, exquisite colours: Mist Silver and Golden Sahara Beige. The subtle body graphics on the sides and bonnet add to the designer effect, while the aluminium mesh gives the SUV a unique and rugged appeal.

The smart exterior of the vehicle is further complemented by its luxurious interiors - rich, European leather upholstery with premium black lining and the CD-MP3 player.