New Mahindra Gusto: Live from the launch

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The youngest two-wheeler manufacturer in India, Mahindra Two Wheelers Limited is about the launch their new global product, the Mahindra Gusto scooter today. Created at their state-of-the-art R&D facility in Pune, the name Gusto is a derivative of ‘gust’ which connotes a sudden strong current of wind, symbolizing the spirit of freedom. The Gusto’s distinctive, contemporary styling has its origins in Italy and it has been conceptualized based on extensive research and in-depth consumer insights after rigorous testing and validation.

The Mahindra Gusto will be available in two variants and has been priced at Rs 43,000 for the Dx variant, while the Vx will be available at Rs 47,000, ex-showroom, Delhi.

Mahindra Gusto

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The new Mahindra Gusto is powered by an 109.6cc, all aluminium M-TEC motor that produces 8 HP of power and about 9 Nm of torque. The M-TEC engine comprises of a stronger crankshaft and bearings, high inertia magneto, high energy HT coil and series regulator which, Mahindra claims, would deliver superior power, efficiency and reliability. As the homegrown auto maker reveals the scooter today, follow the event with us, as this post will be updated real time with all the information about the new product, what will also follow is a first ride review of the Gusto. Stay tuned!

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  • The Mahindra Gusto boasts of being the fastest accelerating scooter from 30 – 70 kph in its class
  • Introductory pricing is only valid till Diwali
  • The Vx variant of the Mahindra Gusto gets a height adjustable seat, a first for a scooter

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  • Vx variant also gets a flip-key and follow-me-home headlamps
  • Headlamps are halogen type and feature LED pilot lamps
  • The kick starter on the Gusto has been positioned anti-clockwise, so now you can use the kick while being seated
  • Has provision for a quick storage compartment

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Technical Specifications:

Gusto Dx / Vx*
Engine109.6 cc, 4-stroke, Air-cooled
Max power6kw (8.0 bhp) @ 7500 rpm
Max Torque9 Nm @ 5500 rpm
TransmissionCVT
Frame TypeUnderbone Steel Type, tubular
HeadlampsClear Lens with HS1 35/35 W bulb and LED position lamps (3+3 LED’s)
Suspension FrontTelescopic with Air springs, hydraulic type
Suspension RearLong stroke coil type, Hydraulic
Wheels – Front and Rear(90/90-12), Tubeless
Brakes – Front and Rear130 mechanical drum brake
Dimensions (LxBxH) (mm)1825x697x1188
Wheelbase (mm)1275
Saddle Height (mm)VX (770 in upper position, 735 in lower position)DX: 770
Ground Clearance (mm)165
Fuel Tank Capacity6 litres
BatteryVX: 6AH / Dx: 4AH, VRLA
Kick TypeFront Kick
  • Please note:- Height-adjustable seat, Remote flip key and Find-me lamps are available only on the Gusto Vx variant
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