If you wish to buy the Jeep Compass, get ready to wait

Jeep Compass waiting period stretches up to 45 days.

The Hyundai Tucson is the most readily available SUV.

Maximum wait of one month for the Mahindra XUV500.

MG has closed bookings for the Hector.

If you are looking to buy a mid-size SUV this festive season, then be ready to wait for a couple of months for the Jeep Compass and Jeep Compass Trailhawk. However, the Hyundai Tucson, Mahindra XUV500, Tata Harrier and Tata Hexa are easily available in cities like Chandigarh and Noida. Here is a table to give you an idea about the waiting period for these SUVs in top 20 cities:

City Jeep Compass Jeep Compass Trailhawk Hyundai Tucson Mahindra XUV500 Tata Harrier Tata Hexa
New Delhi 3 weeks 3 weeks 2-3 weeks No waiting 20 days No waiting
Bangalore 45 days 45 days No waiting No waiting 2 weeks 2 weeks
Mumbai 15 days 15 days No waiting 3 weeks 15 days 15 days
Hyderabad 15 days 15 days No waiting 4 weeks No waiting No waiting
Pune 30 days 45 days No waiting 2 weeks 1-2 months No waiting
Chennai 15 days 15 days 2 weeks 3-4 weeks 20 days 20 days
Jaipur 15 days 15 days No waiting No waiting 15 days 15 days
Ahmedabad 15 days 30 days 20 days No waiting 15 days 1 week
Gurgaon 1 week 1 month No waiting 3 weeks 15 days 15 days
Lucknow 10 days 10 days No waiting No waiting 5 weeks No waiting
Kolkata 15 days 15 days No waiting 1 month 20 days 15 days
Thane 15 days 15 days No waiting 3 weeks 15 days 15 days
Surat 2 weeks 1 month No waiting 2 weeks No waiting No waiting
Ghaziabad NA NA 20 days 4 weeks 15 days 15 days
Chandigarh 15 days 15 days No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting
Patna 10 days 1 month No waiting No waiting 1-2 months 15-30 days
Coimbatore 15 days 30 days No waiting No waiting No waiting 3-4 weeks
Faridabad NA NA 1 month 2 weeks 3-4 weeks 2 weeks
Indore 15 days 25 days 45 days No waiting No waiting No waiting
Noida NA NA No waiting No waiting No waiting No waiting

Note: The above mentioned data is only an approximation and the actual waiting period might differ depending on the variant, powertrain and colour chosen.

Jeep Compass & Compass Trailhawk: Both these offerings from Jeep demand the highest waiting period among all mid-size SUVs. A buyer may have to wait up to 45 days to get either car home.

Hyundai Tucson: The Tucson is readily available in almost all the cities except for the likes of Delhi, Chennai and Ahmedabad.

Mahindra XUV500: The XUV500 sees some varied waiting periods depending on the demand in different cities. In cities like Delhi, Bangalore and Jaipur, a buyer will not face any waiting period whereas those in Mumbai, Pune and Hyderabad will need to hold on for a couple of weeks before getting their hands on one.

Tata Harrier & Hexa: The maximum waiting time for the Harrier is up to four weeks whereas that for the Hexa is up to thirty days.

MG Hector: The bookings are closed for this offering from MG.

Source:- CarDekho.com