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2018 Mahindra Genio specifications released

New engine for a new model

A Euro 5 diesel will be available in the updated 2018 Mahindra Genio ute with a handful of added features.

Engine specs stay the same as before; a 2.2 litre turbo diesel at 88kW/280Nm tied to a five-speed manual gearbox.

Related: Mahindra and Ford team up

Aside from lower emissions, the Genio has an improved fuel economy of 7.5L/100km for the Single Cab and a claimed range of 900km out of the 74 litre tank.

Priced from $21,990 for the 4×2 Single Cab and $25,490 for the 4×2 Dual Cab, Mahindra have done away with a 4×4 option.

The ute has a payload of 1.2 tonnes and a 1.8 tonne braked tow capacity, a 3 Year/100,000km warranty with 3 Year free roadside assist and 3 Year capped price servicing.

Features of the 2018 Mahindra Genio include:

  • Auto Start/Stop
  • Front seat armrests
  • Cruise control
  • Steering wheel mounted controls
  • Electric windows, electric mirrors
  • Audio system with SD Card and USB ports
  • Steel wheels with full size spare
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Hill ascent/descent control with roll over mitigation

Related: Five-year warranty comes to Mahindra XUV500

A number of factory options are also available for the Genio; alloy wheels in black or silver trim; alloy bull bar, nudge bar, & steel tow bar; and a Tradie Pack consisting of Bluetooth hands free phone kit with dual USB charging socket.

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Simon is a writer and sometime contributor to the podcast. He also takes care of video production and product reviews. He met Joel through radio school and has worked with him on other ventures, reading news, producing and presenting radio content for regional networks. Simon doesn’t profess to be a car nut but enjoys driving first and foremost and has a penchant for hot hatches. He helps to provide the everyday-man perspective.

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