Mahindra Quanto facelift snapped up close in Navi Mumbai – Spied

Ashwin Ram

Ashwin Ram N P, Ashwin is a guy with a slightly unorthodox perception of everything. His struggle to choose a career path, between art and automotive engineering, has landed him in the field of auto journalism, where he has paved way for himself to practise both.

Gets a new front-end design.

The 2016 Mahindra Quanto (facelift) has been snapped testing in Navi Mumbai, by IAB reader Kumar Saurav Mahato. The updated version gets a cosmetic makeover, and mechanical changes are also expected in tow.

Mahindra Quanto facelift spied in Navi Mumbai
The Mahindra Quanto facelift will reportedly be launched by the end of this fiscal.

The Quanto facelift will feature a renovated front-end design that incorporates a new grille with vertical slats, new headlamps, LED DRLs, circular foglamps, a new bumper, an air-intake on the hood, and possibly a new alloy wheel design. While the front fascia is reworked for a better appeal, its rear seems to be carrying over the same, boxy design.

2016 Mahindra Quanto (Mahindra Canto) front three quarter IAB Rendering
The Quanto facelift will feature a redesigned front facia but the vehicle will be similar to the current model towards the rear.

The Xylo-based sub-4 metre UV also gets a revamped interior. The notable changes include, a beige and grey color scheme, a new multifunction steering wheel, a redesigned instrument cluster and new AC vents.

Mahindra Canto Mahindra Quanto facelift rear spied
The new Quanto, which could be called the ‘Canto’, could feature the new mHAWK 80 diesel engine, and a 5-speed AMT as an option.

The powertrain of the 2016 Quanto is expected to be carried over from the Mahindra TUV300. The new model would host the three-cylinder 1.5-litre mHAWK 80 turbocharged diesel engine, that produces 84 hp and 230 Nm on the TUV300. Like in the latter, the engine will be offered with a 5-speed manual and a 5-speed AMT in the Quanto.

Reports are also suggestive that the Mahindra Quanto facelift would be rebranded as Mahindra Canto.

2016 Mahindra Quanto (facelift) – Spyshot Gallery

Contribute to IAB
Submit Spyshots & get Bragging rights! Click Here
Custom Mods on your ride? Get it featured on IAB Submit

Mahindra Quanto News & Updates

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) front IAB Rendering

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) – IAB Rendering

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) front end snapped up close

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) snapped up close – Spied

New Mahindra Canto Quanto facelift front quarter camouflaged spyshot

Mahindra Canto/Mahindra Cresto (Quanto facelift) spotted again – Spied

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) side spotted ahead of Auto Expo debut

New Mahindra Quanto (Mahindra Canto/Cresto) spotted ahead of Auto Expo debut – Spied

Mahindra Quanto facelift front spied testing

IAB reader sees the Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) with less covers – Spied

Mahindra Quanto facelift front fascia bumper spied

Mahindra Quanto facelift (Mahindra Canto) shows its new headlight design – Spied