Mahindra rolls out the New Age XUV500

Kathmandu, August 5

Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, today unveiled the New Age XUV500 in the country.

Packed with a host of cutting-edge technology features, bold new cheetah-inspired exterior styling, plush and premium new interiors, exhilarating performance and best-in-class safety, the New Age XUV500 is now available in six variants — W4, W6, W8, W8 AWD and the all new W10 and W10 AWD. It has been competitively priced at Rs 4.95 million (ex-showroom Kathmandu) for the W4 variant, as per a press statement.

Further, New Age XUV500 sports a sculpted new exterior look, including a distinctive new front grille with chrome inserts, new static bending headlamps with stylish light guides, unique new fog lamps with chrome bezel, new premium window chrome lining, stylish new 17-inch alloy wheels and new rear chrome appliqué.

The new electric sunroof, first in class logo projection lamps on ORVMs, six-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, push button start, passive keyless entry, seven-inch touchscreen infotainment system with GPS, premium new black and beige interiors, and plush new beige leather seats, amongst other additions further redefine the premium feel, the statement adds.

Launched in 2011, the XUV500 has been unmatched in terms of its head-turning style, performance, best-in-class safety and comfort thereby providing a complete driving experience to customers. The New Age XUV500 is all set to take this to newer heights.

The New Age XUV500 is powered by the powerful turbocharged 2.2 litre 103 kW (140bhp) m-Hawk engine that delivers an impressive 330 Nm of torque, allowing the XUV500 to surge from zero to 60 kmph in just 5.4 seconds. Further, the micro hybrid technology guarantees that it intelligently switches off the engine when not required. The company claims it is extremely fuel efficient and gives a mileage of 16 kmpl (ARAI certified).

New Age XUV500 owners will get membership of premium, industry-first, international award winning Purple Club Programme that provides lifestyle and service privileges to give an ownership experience that no other car/SUV can match.