Multi Utility Vehicle
Multi Utility Vehicle or in short MUV is a type of vehicle designed like a
shape of van but is meant for personal use however in India some of the MUVs
like Toyota Innova, Toyota Qualis, Tata Sumo, Chevrolet Tavera are used as
commercial vehicles for ferrying passengers. Unlike rest cars, Multi Utility
Vehicle or cars include bigger chassis dimensions, more seating capacity and
most of the models are designed with rear seats which can be folded for
extra luggage space. A multi utility car can accommodate many passengers and
carry more luggage at a time.
It is the fast growing automobile segment in India and has become the most
popular mode of transportation in rural areas. Multi Utility Vehicles gained
momentum in India due to its higher utility however with lower cost of
operation. Thus people started considering the significance of MUV and so
does the manufacturers. Mahindra and Toyota were the main players in India
however seeing the potential of MUV segment, other companies are also eying
to launch more MUV models. Skoda Auto as well is planning to enter this
segment with new MUV model Skoda Roomster.
MUVs are considered the best over other vehicles for long trips with family
members and friends. Gone are the days with classical MUVs which are mostly
meant for pick up and transportation, the car manufacturers are now coming
up with crossover multi utility cars which not only accommodate more people
but gives a pleasant drive same like luxury cars. Driving with whole family
with ease and comfort are the ultimate pleasure one can have. Get detail
information about multi utility vehicles/cars and upcoming MUVs in India.