Nissan Magnite vs Mahindra XUV 300

Mahindra XUV 300

Nissan Magnite is the latest car from Nissan in the B segment SUV.  Mahindra XUV 300 has been a good performer ever since its launch.  XUV 300 is a sub-4 m sedan. So should you go for Nissan Magnite or Mahindra XUV 300? Let us have a look at the comparison.


  • There are multiple variants available.
  • Mahindra XUV 300 has Petrol (Manual), Diesel (Automatic) and Diesel (Manual). The price of the base version is 7.94 lakhs. The top end of Mahindra XUV 300 is priced at 12.3 lakhs. (Ex-showroom)
  • Nissan Magnite is very affordable.
  • Nissan Magnite has Petrol (Automatic) and Petrol (Manual). The price of the base version is 4.99 lakhs. The top end of Nissan Magnite is priced at 9.59 lakhs. (Ex-showroom Delhi)


Both the cars in this comparison are quite different from each other. Now let’s see the features of these 2 cars.

Mahindra XUV 300 comes with good features like multiple rain-sensing wipers, steering modes, dual-zone AC, front tyre direction monitor, LED tail lamps and rear disc brakes.

Nissan Magnite offers good features. Nissan also has an exclusive ‘Tech Pack’ which includes air purifier, wireless charger, puddle lamp sand high-end speakers and ambient mood lighting.


Coming to performance, Mahindra XUV 300 has more powerful engines compared to Nissan Magnite.

As only petrol variant is available, the petrol engine in Nissan Magnite has a peak power of 100 bhp at 5,000 RPM while.

The petrol engine in Mahindra XUV 300 has a peak power of 110 PS.

The Mahindra XUV 300 has 200 mm ground clearance and Nissan Magnite has 205 mm ground clearance


Nissan Magnite mileage is 19.38 kmpl for manual and 17.7 for automatic. On the other hand, Mahindra XUV 300 has a mileage of 17 kmpl for a petrol engine.


There are eight different colour choices available in Nissan Magnite – Blade Silver, Vivid Blue with Strom White, Tourmaline Brown Onyx Black, Onyx Black, Pearl white with Onyx Black, Flare Garnet Red with Onyx Black, Storm White and Sandstone Browns.

Nissan Magnite

Mahindra XUV300 is available in 8 different colours – Aquamarine, Sunburst Orange, Pearl White, Dual-Tone Aquamarine, Dual-Tone Red Rage, Red Rage, Napoli Black and D’Sat Silver.

Final verdict

Mahindra XUV 300 is expensive compared to Nissan Magnite. Mahindra XUV 300 has a good engine, bigger size. Nissan Magnite is value for money as it has good power and offers impressive features.

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