The Mahindra XUV500 and Tata Hexa are readily available in most cities

New off-road-focussed diesel-AT Compass Trailhawk has a waiting period of up to 3 months.

Newly launched MG Hector’s waiting period goes up to 7 months depending on variant and city.

Average wait time for a Tucson ranges between 2 weeks to a month.

Mahindra XUV500 readily available in more than half the cities on our list.

Tata Harrier also has a wait time of around a month on average.

Hexa is readily available in most cities, with longest wait of 45 days for Patna buyers.

If you’re looking to buy a new mid-size SUV, there is a chance you might not get one off the dealership’s lot. Even the newly launched MG Hector has been received well and thus has a waiting period that can stretch up to 7 months. You can find the detailed powertrain-wise waiting period for the Hector here. However, if you’re interested in one of the other mid-size SUVs, the detailed list of their waiting period in 20 major cities is given below:

Cities Jeep Compass Jeep Compass Trailhawk Hyundai Tucson Mahindra XUV500 Tata Harrier Tata Hexa
New Delhi 1 week 1 month 25 days No waiting 1 month No waiting
Bengaluru 20 days 3 months 1 month No waiting No waiting No waiting
Mumbai 1 month 1 month No waiting 2 weeks 4 weeks No waiting
Hyderabad 2 months 2 months 4 weeks 4 weeks No waiting No waiting
Pune 25 days 3 months 1 month No waiting 1 month No waiting
Chennai 2 months 30 days 15 days No waiting 1 month 1 month
Jaipur 15 days 15 days 3 weeks 25 days No waiting No waiting
Ahmedabad 15 days 45 days 2 months No waiting 15 days 2 weeks
Gurugram 15 days 1 month 2 weeks No waiting No waiting No waiting
Lucknow 1 week 1 week 25 days No waiting No waiting No waiting
Kolkata 1 month 1 month 1 month 4 weeks No waiting No waiting
Thane 1 month 1 month No waiting 2 weeks 4 weeks No waiting
Surat No waiting No waiting 25 days 2 weeks 45 days 15 days
Ghaziabad N.A. N.A. 6 weeks No waiting 4 weeks No waiting
Chandigarh 15 days 15 days 15 days No waiting 4 weeks 4 weeks
Patna 2 months 2 months 15 days 2 weeks 45 days 45 days
Coimbatore No waiting 45 days 1 week 3 weeks 1 month 1 month
Faridabad N.A. N.A. 20 days No waiting 2 months No waiting
Indore 45 days 45 days 25 days No waiting 6 weeks No waiting
Noida N.A. N.A. 1 month 1 month 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: In June, Jeep introduced the most off-road focussed of the Compass and the first one to offer the diesel engine with a 9-speed automatic. For this list, the Compass Trailhawk’s waiting period has been mentioned separately.

The longest wait for the Compass is 2 months for those in Hyderabad, Chennai and Patna while buyers in Surat and Coimbatore can get one right away. On average the waiting period ranges between 1 week to 1 month.

For the Compass Trailhawk, the average wait time is around a month. Only those in Surat can get one without any wait but the longest waiting period extends upto 3 months for buyers in Bengaluru and Pune.

Hyundai Tucson: It is the most premium offering in this list and has an average waiting period of around a month. Those looking to buy one in Ahmedabad have the longest delivery wait of 2 months while those in Thane and Mumbai can get one on the same day.

Mahindra XUV500: The average wait time for a new XUV500 ranges between zero to two to four weeks. The longest wait is of 1 month for buyers in Noida.

Tata Harrier: The Harrier has an average wait time of around a month while the longest wait is for buyers in Faridabad, at 2 months. Also, there is no waiting time until delivery for a new Harrier for those in Noida, Kolkata, Lucknow, Gurugram, Japiur, Hyderabad and Bengaluru.

Tata Hexa: Tata’s top-of-the line 7-seater is readily available at dealerships in most of the cities on this list. The longest wait for a new Hexa is 45 days for buyers in Patna while for the rest it ranges between 2 weeks to a month.

Source:- CarDekho.com