As the leaders in the mini truck segment, here is a comparison between two dynamic models: Piaggio Porter 1000 vs. Mahindra Maxximo.
Talking about the Piaggio Porter 1000, it is considered as one of the best options in the mid-weight sector, which is suitable for haulage. The truck displays a riding range of 540 km, and has the ability to run at the maximum speed of 70 km/hr, with a mileage of 20 kmpl.
On the other hand, the Mahindra Maxximo has its own set of fans, who fondly refer to it as ‘Mahindra Chota Hathi’. The truck comes in CNG as well as diesel variant, and has the ability to return a mileage of 21.9 kmpl. With a payload capacity of 850 kg (diesel) and 750 kg (CNG), Mahindra Maxximo runs at the top speed of 72 km/hr.
|Piaggio Porter 1000||Mahindra Maxximo|
|Price||From Rs. 3.50 Lakh||From Rs. 4.70 Lakh|
|Engine||CRDs||4 Stroke park ignition, water cooled|
|Max Power||28 bhp @ 3600 rpm||19.2 bhp @ 3600 rpm|
|Max Torque||61 Nm @ 2600-2800 rpm||55 Nm @ 1800-2200 rpm|
|Clutch||Single Plate Dry Clutch||Single Plate Dry Clutch|
|Fuel Tank (Litres)||27||33|
|Suspension||McPherson Strut||Semi- Elliptical Leaf spring with Anti roll Bar|
|Brakes||Disc Brakes||Disc Brakes|
|Steering||Power steering||Power steering|
Now that you know the specifications, tell us your pick out of the two!