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Mahindra XUV500- User’s Asked Question

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1. What is the current status of Mahindra XUV500?

The Mahindra XUV500 is a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) produced by the Indian automobile company Mahindra & Mahindra. The new age XUV500 was launched in India in May 2015 with an array of changes, now Mahindra has launched the automatic variants of the premium SUV in India which will be available from 5th December onwards across all Mahindra showrooms. To deal with Supreme Court verdict, M&M launched the downsized engine for the SUV.

2. When did Mahindra XUV500 launch?

Mahindra XUV500 first launched on September 29, 2011 but now Company has launched its facelifted variant on May 25, 2015. Currently, it is available with six variants (all in diesel) namely XUV500 W4, XUV500 W6, XUV500 W8, XUV500 W8 AWD, XUV500 W10 and XUV500 W10 AWD. To tackle the popularity of Creta diesel automatic, Mahindra has launched automatic version of XUV500 in India on 25th November 2015.

3. The available color options for Mahindra XUV500 are?

The Mahindra XUV500 is available in seven different colors in India including, Volcano Black, Moondust Silver, Tuscan Red, Opulent Purple, Dolphin Grey, Sunset Orange and Pearl white. The last two are new introductions.

4. In which category Mahindra XUV500 falls?

Mahindra XUV 500 falls under Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) category.

5. The exact price tags of Mahindra XUV500’s all variants are?

Mahindra XUV500 Pricing (ex-showroom Delhi)
Diesel Variants: Price INR
Mahindra XUV500 W4 Rs 12,08,661
Mahindra XUV500 W6 Rs 13,47,660
Mahindra XUV500 W6 AT Rs.14,29,060
Mahindra XUV500 W8 Rs 15,20,260
Mahindra XUV500 W8 AWD Rs 16,03,660
Mahindra XUV500 W8 AT Rs 16,11,460
Mahindra XUV500 W10 Rs.16,09,660
Mahindra XUV500 W10 AT Rs.16,09,060
Mahindra XUV500 W10 AWD Rs. 17,14,460
Mahindra XUV500 W10 AT Rs. 18,02,660



Mahindra XUV500 Pricing (ex-showroom Delhi)
Diesel Variants (1.99 mhawk) Price INR
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W4 Rs. 12,08,661
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W6 Rs. 13,47,660
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W8 Rs. 15,20,260
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W10 Rs. 16,09,660


6. What is the on-road price of Mahindra XUV500?

Mahindra XUV500 Pricing (On-Road Delhi)
Diesel Variants: Price INR
Mahindra XUV500 W4 Rs 13,58,336
Mahindra XUV500 W6 Rs 15,13,510
Mahindra XUV500 W6 AT Rs. 16,02,910
Mahindra XUV500 W8 Rs 17,06,194
Mahindra XUV500 W8 AWD Rs 18,87,297
Mahindra XUV500 W8 AT Rs 18,96,363
Mahindra XUV500 W10 Rs.18,05,997
Mahindra XUV500 W10 FWD AT Rs.19,98,191
Mahindra XUV500 W10 AT Rs. 19,98,191
Mahindra XUV500 W10 AWD Rs. 21,18,617



Mahindra XUV500 Pricing(On-road Delhi)  
Diesel variants (1.99l mhawk) Price(INR)
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W4 Rs. 14,20,854
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W6 Rs. 15,82,332
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W8 Rs. 17,86,845
Mahindra XUV500 1.99l W10 Rs. 18,90,703


7. What are the specifications of engine equipped in Mahindra XUV500?

In Diesel Trim
Engine Type: 2.2L 4Cyl, 16V mhawk Diesel Engine, 5th generation VGT
Engine Size: 2179 cc
Max. Power: 140bhp @ 3750rpm
Max. Torque: 330Nm @ 1600-2800rpm
Transmission Type: 6 speed synchromesh manual/ 6-speed Aisin automatic
Drive Type 2WD/AWD




Diesel Trim (1.99l mhawk)
Engine Type: 1.9L 4Cyl, 16V mhawk Diesel Engine, 5th generation VGT
Engine Size: 1999cc
Max. Power: [email protected]
Max. Torque: [email protected]
Transmission Type: 6 speed synchromesh manual
Drive type FWD


8. How many types of fuel units are available in Mahindra XUV500?

This SUV is available with diesel fuel unit only with no plan to introduce its petrol trim in near future

9. Is there an automatic transmission in Mahindra XUV500?

Yes new age XUV500 is now available with both automatic as well as manual transmissions. W6, W8 and W10 variants are matched to a six speed Aisin automatic gearbox seen on Scorpio AT while remaining trims are coupled to a 6-speed synchromesh manual gearbox.

10. Please tell the mileage figure of Mahindra XUV500 – ARAI-certified, city-road   highway?

Engine type ARAI/KMPL (Highway) KMPL (City)
Mahindra XUV500 diesel 16 13.9

11. Can I get the width of tyres fixed in Mahindra XUV500?

The XUV 500 carries:

Front – 235/65 R17 (Tubeless)
Rear- 235/65 R17 (Tubeless)

12. How long ground clearance Mahindra XUV500 carries?

Mahindra XUV500 has ground clearance of XUV500 of 200mm which is sufficient enough to absorb big potholes.

13. What type of suspension system fixed in Mahindra XUV500?

The XUV 500 has a McPherson strut suspension at the front and an independent multi-link suspension at the rear which offer ultimate comfort even on pothole filled roads. It has been tuned in collaboration with Lotus, which is one of the world’s most renowned names in motor sports.

14. Acceleration and top speed of Mahindra XUV500?

Mahindra XUV 500 AWD accelerates 0-100 km/h in 11 seconds with the top speed of 175km/h while its 2WD variants can break 100km mark in 10 seconds with 185 km/hr as top speed.

15. What common & unique interior features Mahindra XUV500 get?

XUV 500 has a new seven inch touch infotainment system with navigation, reverse camera assist, bluetooth audio, USB, i-pod connectivity, CD/MP3, 4 door speakers, digital trip and tachometer, voice messaging system, (VMS), 8-way adjustable driver’s seat, electric sunroof with anti-pinch technology, Mahindra’s blue sense app, mobile charging sockets for all three rows, AC with HVAC, aluminum scuff plates at door sills,


The Mahindra XUV500 also comes with premium dual tone interiors, twin-pod instrument cluster, seat belt height adjustable feature, remote tailgate opening, steering mounted control with cruise control and audio functions, flip key with remote central locking, rear wash and wipe, logo projection on ORVMs, glove box with laptop holder and many more features which enriches this luxurious SUV.

16. Seating capacity of Mahindra XUV500 is?

It offers the seating capacity for 7 passengers.

17. What is the boot capacity of Mahindra XUV500?

This seven seater SUV has a very minimal boot space of 93 liters with all three intact but it can be further extended by 703 liters by third row folded and up to 1512 liters with middle row flattened up.

18. Is cruise control available in Mahindra XUV500?

Yes, cruise control is available in Mahindra XUV500.

19. Which safety features Mahindra XUV500 has?

As far as its safety is concerned, XUV500 has dual airbags both for the driver and the front passenger. It has also curtain airbags along with side impact beams to keep the occupants safe from side impacts. There is robust crumple zone to protect the car and the passengers from a crash. Tubeless tyres ensure that the SUV can handle any terrain. It also features disc brakes on all four wheels with ABS and EBD to ensure efficient braking of the SUV. It also features smart headlamps that automatically switch on when the car senses dark areas on the road.

20. How much costly is the maintenance of Mahindra XUV500?

Service KM Month Free/Paid Price(Rs.)
1 5000 3 Free 2,292
2 10000 12 Free 0
3 20000 24 Free 3,787
4 30000 36 Paid 2,360
5 40000 48 Paid 7,947
6 50000 60 Paid 2,360
7 60000 72 Paid 6,147
6 years 24,893

21. In Indian car market, which are the main competitors of Mahindra XUV500?

In Indian car market, Mahindra XUV 500 competes with the Hyundai Creta, Nissan Terrano, Mahindra Scorpio, Renault Duster etc.


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