Mahindra has finally launched its much-awaited 7-seater SUV, Mahindra Bolero Neo equipped with a BS6 compliant 1.5L diesel engine. The new Bolero Neo is the facelifted TUV300 which promises the ruggedness of the Bolero along with the premium of TUV300. Since Bolero is one of the most revered products of Mahindra and the top-selling SUV in India of all time, it\u2019ll be interesting to know what Bolero Neo has to offer. What is new Mahindra Bolero Neo? Since Bolero Neo is the facelifted TUV300, it sees various updates on the inside as well as outside. The SUV shares its ladder-frame chassis with Scorpio and Thar, and rear-wheel drive empowers it for rough terrains. Bolero Neo seems sleeker with a 6-slat chrome grille flanked by LED DRLs, a revised bumper, and new fog lamps. Some classic touches of Bolero are apparent such as squared-off wheel arches, boxy design, and clam-shell bonnet, and a black plastic cladding running along the length. At the rear, the SUV gets an X-type spare wheel cover. The SUV sits on dual five-spoke silver-finish alloy wheels. On the inside, Bolero Neo gets beige coloured fabric upholstery, a new adjustable power-steering, and an armrest in the second row along with a fresh instrument cluster with revised dials and a new MID. The pair of jump seats behind the second row makes it a 7-Seater SUV. Features of Mahindra Bolero Neo 7-inch touch infotainment system with BluetoothCruise controlStart\/stop (Micro hybrid) AC with Eco-modeSteering mounted audio controlsHeight adjustable driver seatPower adjustable ORVMsABS and EBDEngine immobiliserCornering brake controlDual front airbagsReverse parking sensors Optional ISOFIX anchorsMechanical locking differential (Top variant- N10) Engine and Powertrains The 1.5L diesel engine is carried forward from TUV300, and while complying with BS6 norms it churns out 100bhp of power and 260 Nm of peak torque. Unlike TUV300, Mahindra Bolero Neo doesn't provide an automatic gearbox and gets only 5-speed manual transmission. What is the price of Mahindra Bolero Neo? The introductory price of Mahindra Bolero Neo is \u20b98.48 Lakhs (Ex-Showroom), and it\u2019s available in 4 variants- N4, N8, N10, N10 (O). Although the SUV doesn't have any direct rivals but granted it's a sub-4-meter SUV it's likely to compete against Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza, Hyundai Venue, Kia Sonet, Tata Nexon, Nissan Magnite, and Renault Kiger. FAQs The mileage of Mahindra Bolero neo is 17.29 kmpl. No, Bolero Neo doesn\u2019t replace standard Bolero. The standard Mahindra Bolero will be sold alongside Mahindra Bolero Neo. No, Mahindra Bolero Neo doesn\u2019t feature Electronic Stability Control (ESC). No, Mahindra Bolero Neo doesn\u2019t get an automatic gearbox, it is equipped with a 5-Speed manual transmission. Mahindra Bolero Neo is available in 4 variants- N4, N8, N10, N10 (O).