The design of new XUV 500 is unmistakable. It has bold and glorious lines, which resemble the liveliest animal in the action. Muscular wheel arches emphasize the broad and Impressive stance. You cannot take your eyes off from the paw styled door handles; however, the assertive and fierce look is most perceptible head on.
The SUV is a pioneer in design and if you walk around the vehicle, you may notice that every single element is sculpted masterfully. Undoubtedly, the only thing missing in the design part is a compromise. Static blending projector headlamps don’t just obtain daylight, but they still put daylight between the new Mahindra SUV and its competition. Unique bending ability of these projector headlamps allows lighting up curves when you turn the steering. Other outstanding features include
• Jaw like Honey Comb Grille
• Vertical Door handles in Paw Styles
• Elegant Tail Lamps
• Impressive LED Parking Lights
• Twin Exhausts
• Streamlined Roof Lines
• Powerful Fog Lamps
• Adjustable and Power-Foldable ORVM’s
Challenging Agility – MHAWK 140
XUV500’s trustworthy exterior promises unconcealed excitement. Its MHAWK engine is promising. The 2.2liter power-plant delivers power output of 140bhp and exceptional torque of 330 Nm.
The fifth generation variable geometry turbocharger promises guaranteed instantaneous acceleration, taking this vehicle from 0 to 60km/hr in just 5.4 seconds.
Despite of this unaltered power, it gives descent 15.1km/liter of gas economy. High torque ratings at low power-train revs allow this outstanding SUV to handle city traffic and driving conditions pretty easily. Dual mass flywheel in the vehicle guarantees shock- free driving experience.
Micro Hybrid Technology
Advanced Hybrid technology helps in conserving both nature and fuel. It automatically puts the power-train to stand-by mode after 2.5 seconds, while the vehicle is in neutral position at signals. It comes to normal life, when you step on the clutch; it offers you greater fuel efficiency and CO2 emissions.
The Monocoque construction is particularly meant for dream like handling. It is the essence of vehicle’s uncompromised driving dynamics. This feature is found on most of the contemporary SUVs around the globe. Vehicle platform and body are integrated into one unit. The outcome is the powerful power to weight ratio, undiluted driving pleasure and unmatched handling.
Sport suspension offers room for fun. Independent multi link suspension at rear and the McPherson struts up front have been tuned in partnership with Lotus. Race bred suspension takes complete advantage of the firm Monocoque design.
Hell- Bent On Stability
It is one of the unique features that you don’t fiund on any other modern vehicles. Intelligent AWD system lets you tackle the off road with utmost ease. When stuck in slippery surface or mud, the torque management system automatically redistributes torque between rear and front wheels to maneuver the vehicle from out of trouble.
Technology- At its Best
The new XUV lets you discover more features like fully fledged driver info system that reports you with all the vital information system. It also monitors temperature and air pressure of each tire. Even it can control cabin temperature.
In order to express your aspirations, sheer words are sufficient. Voice commands combining with the Blue sense technology lets you proceed with the wireless systems. Other intelligent features in the vehicle include light and rain sensors. The headlights and wipers are activated automatically, whenever the external conditions stipulate.
Infotainment @ Your Fingertips: The 6-inch – first in class- touch screen on the dash board seeks your attention. The highly sophisticated touch screen infotainment system has all the controls that are required, such as music controls, navigation controls, temperature controls, and more.
Good Music: Great sound is pretty much necessary for rich experience and manufactures have given great deal of attention in providing better acoustic details in the vehicle cabin. Visually striking entertainment system plays all video and audio files.
Other luxury interior features include
• Completely Automated Temp Control with HVAC
• Tire-Tronics( TPMS)
• Blue Sense Technology
• Crystal Clear Door Speakers
• Convenient Remote Keyless Entry
Steering wheel, seats, and other contact points are wrapped in leather. Each occupant in the vehicle is provided with an individual climate control vents. All luxury amenities are provided to create absolute exclusivity.
Steering wheel is designed with more controls and with enhanced capacity. It’s telescopic and tilt adjustment allows personalization for your needs and requirements. Various controls surmount the steering wheel. Controls for phone calls, toggle the music, and activating the voice commands are included in the vehicle. To end with, you can find a cruise control button to activate the Auto pilot mode.
Most unique feature in the vehicle is the longue lighting. Concealed lights transform the vehicle interior to a longue that helps you relax and get invigorated.
Rollover Mitigation closely monitors variety of parameters and identifies the dangerous driving curves. If the situation becomes threatening, it activates the ESP system to control the speed, thereby restoring the stability.
Hill Hold Control and Hill Decent
Amongst the group of features, hill hold control and hill decent are pretty useful ones. Hill decent control identifies the steep inclines and assists the vehicle in slope with caution. Hill hold control prevents vehicle from rolling backwards.
XUV500 is well equipped to keep you out of danger. Here are some of the standard features in the vehicle.
• Six Airbags ( side, curtain, and Front)
• Side Impact Beams
• Electronic Stability System with Rollover Migration
• ABS with EBD
• Disc Brakes on all the Wheels
• Tubeless Tires
Mahindra XUV 500 is aptly priced against its rivals. It offers many more features than its competitors and still maintains the affordable price tag. BS4 W6 with front wheel drive is available in various color options such as Volcano Black, Moon-dust Silver, Dolphin grey, and Tuscan red. The On-road price of BS4 W6 model is INR 14,20,79.
BS4 W8 with FWD option is available in White Satin, Opulent purple, and Amazon green colors. On-road price of BS4 W8 is INR 15,20,714. BS4 W8 – FWD is priced at INR 16,36,135.