Mahindra, the company known for heavy, big vehicles has introduced Mahindra XUV500 in market. The company launched vehicles are having good mileage, speed and style. The popular car introduced by the company earlier are Mahindra Scorpio, Mahindra Xylo.
And now, they launch the much awaited SUV, Mahindra XUV500 to the market. The SUV is the best SUV comparing to other SUVs of same price range. The car is having affordable price and providing better performance.
Lets move on to the full details of this Sports Utility Vehicle.
Mahindra XUV500 Model Design
Mahindra XUV500 is a SUV class car with D segment body type. Talking about its W6 4×2 model, the SUV is having seating capacity of 7 persons. It is having body dimension of 4585 mm x 1890 mm x 1785 mm.
The SUV looks very sporty and stylish with wide front bonnet. It is having stylish headlights with LED lights on the boundary which gives the car very unique look. The car’s back lights are also very stylish and body bumpers enhancing its look further.
The sports car is providing very good fuel economy with a mileage of 15.10 kmpl at highways and 11.00 kmpl at city roads. It is having a 70 ltrs Diesel tank.
Engine Power and Performance
Mahindra XUV 500 is having mHawk 2.2 litre transverse diesel engine. The engine is very powerful and providing displacement of 2179cc. The engine is having 6 manual speed gears transmission and a monocoque chasis.
The transverse diesel engine is providing maximum power of 140 Bhp at 3750 rpm and generates maximum torque of 330 Nm at just 1600 rpm. The powerful vehicle is given ARAI certified mileage of 15.1 kmpl.
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Braking and Handling
Maindra XUV500 is having powerful braking system with both front and rear disks. It is having tyre of dimension of P235/65 R17 which, with the jhel;p of tilt steering makes a turning circle of just 5.60 mtrs.
The top performance vehicle is featuring with McPherson type front suspension and Multilink suspension at rear end.
The car is having a total of 5 Rear seat belts. At the driver’s part the car is having 2 airbags and 2 seat belts for front passenger and driver. It is having Parking Sensors, Fog lamps, EBD and ABS system for advance control.
Other Features and Utility
The SUV is featured with climate control AC system and AC vent is very uniquely designed. The music system is Dash integrated with AUX, Bluetooth and USB support and having DVD player also. The driver seats can be adjusted in 8 ways which is electrically adjustable and having retractable ORVMs. The car comes with Power steering, Power windows, Remote central locking and key-less entry system.
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Pricing and Availablity
The SUV is coming in four different model variants namely, Mahindra XUV500 W6 4×2 (Rs. 11,58,000), Mahindra XUV500 W8 4×2 (Rs. 13,03,000), Mahindra XUV500 W8 4×4 (Rs. 14,10,000) and Mahindra XUV500 Twin-Turbo (Rs. 15,00,000).
There are a wide range of colors available too for the SUV. The car s available in 7 different shades which are : Satin White, Volcano Black, Amazon Green, Moondust Silver, Tuscan Red, Opulant Purple and Dolphin Grey.