Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. today announced the launch of a new model of the SsangYong Rexton, the ‘RX6’ with manual transmission at a price of Rs 19.96 lakhs (ex-showroom, New Delhi). The new model RX6 will be an addition to the existing model range of Rexton which is the No. 2 selling brand in the High-end SUV segment in FY 2013-14.
The new Rexton RX6 comes with 5-speed manual transmission on the 2.7 L RX270 XDi engine and a range of features that include two tone leather upholstery, sunroof, 8-way electrically adjustable driver’s seat with memory function, automatic headlights, infotainment system with a navigation module, ABS with electronic stability program (ESP) and anti-slip regulation (ASR), hill descent control, front and side airbags, rollover protection, rain sensing wipers and intelligent 4x4 Torque on Demand (TOD) system. The new Rexton RX6 uses a 2.7 litre, 5 cylinder diesel engine which produces a power output of 162 bhp.
Vivek Nayer, CMO, Automotive Division, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. commented, “As a customer-centric organization, we continuously take feedback from consumers and update our products to cater to their evolving needs. One such feedback from customers was the need for high end and luxurious features in a manual transmission model. The launch of the Rexton RX6 is a step in this direction and will give driving enthusiasts a manual transmission with 4x4 capabilities, along with high end features.”