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2016 Mahindra Genio: Tradie Test Review

Usually we test a car for about a week and put it through its paces in the CarAdvice garage. That wasn't the case with the 2016 Mahindra Genio. For this test we decided to put the 2016 Mahindra Genio in the hands of a hard-working tradesman. That tradie just so happens to be my dad, Brian Campbell...

Utes and Tradies

Utes and tradies go together like meat pies and tomato sauce, like Queensland and XXXX – like tradies and a cold beer at knock off on a Friday arvo for that matter. Our hardworking Aussie tradies rely on their vehicles for their livelihood, so any work ute worth its salt needs to be practical, functional and hard wearing...

Mahindra Genio Review

The Mahindra Genio seems on paper to be a willing workhorse. Can you live with it day to day though?

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Utes and Tradies

Tradies share a special bond with their utes, relying on them for work as well as hauling the family around. CarAdvice introduces four tradies to four very different styles of work utes - the Volkswagen Amarok, Renault Master, Holden Commodore SV6 and the Mahindra Genio.

Mahindra Genio Review

Tony Crawford hands the Mahindra's keys to professional landscaper Karl Clarke from Tectonic Landscapes to see how this inexpensive ute compares to the more established players.

Mahindra Genio News

2018 Mahindra Genio pricing and specs

Mahindra has announced pricing and specs for the 2018 Genio pick-up, which now comes with a Euro 5 diesel engine Both the single- and dual-cab Genio are now powered by a 2.2-litre four-cylinder diesel engine, making 88kW of power and 280Nm of torque. The engine is hooked up to a five-speed manual gearbox, with no automatic offered on the options list...

2016 Mahindra Genio now on sale in Australia

The 2016 Mahindra Genio has arrived on sale in Australia with revised styling inside and out. The updated version the Indian maker's most affordable ute brings with it a new grille that gives the Mahindra Genio a more modern appearance, while updated 15-inch alloy wheels also make a difference...

Utes coming in 2016

Utes coming in 2016 Mahindra Genio update – January Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series update – October Volkswagen Amarok update – Q4 Isuzu D-Max update – unspecified...

Mahindra Genio facelift to be "a lot more pleasing to the eye"

The Mahindra Genio will get a facelift in the coming weeks that the brand’s local spokesman says will make it “a lot more pleasing to the eye”. Mahindra Australia marketing manager James Halliwell told CarAdvice the Indian car maker was preparing to launch an updated version of its low-cost, HiLux-rivalling ute, revealing an announcement about the refreshed model was expected in about eight weeks, ahead of its Australian introduction in the final quarter of this year...

Mahindra Genio Owner Reviews

2014 Mahindra Genio 4x4 review

This is my Mahindra Genio review, and after 118,000km it's had a new turbo, a new diff, and three sets of tyres. It's generally used for long distance travel with a slide on of around 900kg. Now the story. Firstly it was bought to replace a flat-top 2.7-litre, naturally aspirated, 5-speed, 1.5 tonne diesel...

2014 Mahindra Genio 4x4 Review

We got into a Genio because of the load capacity the tray size and the price , fidings so far are better than expected economy is good around 10 /11 ks a ltr its use primarily is daily drive , its specific task is to carry a slide on camper and all that goes with it , so far it outperforms the previous Korean vehicle easily...