Mahindra Pik Up 4x4 Automatic: Is it worth it?

In an effort to broaden the appeal of its Pik Up double-cab, Mahindra has introduced a pair of 6-speed automatic derivatives to its bakkie range. We recently tested the Pik Up S11 4x4 version to see how well it performs. Watch the video!

Earlier this year, Mahindra introduced a new 6-speed speed automatic transmission to its Pik Up bakkie range. According to Mahindra SA chief executive Rajesh Gupta, the move was prompted by “overwhelming demand for an automatic transmission” and the Indian manufacturer will undoubtedly be hoping to build on the impressive growth it achieved in the local market in 2019. Last year, the brand’s total market share grew to about 1%; Mahindra is evidently one of the fastest-growing vehicle brands in Mzansi. 

The Pik Up S11 automatic is offered in 4x2 and 4x4 guises and should appeal to buyers looking for value and convenience in the lower end of the double-cab market. Just how good is the new Pik Up S11 4x4 automatic? journalist, Gero Lilleike, took it for a play date in the mud to find out...

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Read our full review of the Mahindra Pik Up S11 4x4 automatic here!