Mahindra XUV500 - A power-packed machine in the SUV segment

Thursday 11 December 2014, 11:35 AM by

Mahindra XUV500, one of the biggest launches in the Indian SUV market, has been inspired from a pouncing cheetah, when it comes to its design aspects. This car has been definitely made keeping in mind the raw power that is exuded from the youth of the country. The technical expertise of the manufacture is maintained by the new SUV and redefines luxury by taking it to a whole new level of its own. Interesting to know is that an expansive market study was conducted by the manufacturer before the launch of this car in the market. This was mainly done to meet the global expectations of customers and their demands regarding an upcoming SUV. In the end, after an extensive testing in nations like Australia, South Africa and parts of Europe, this car had been launched in the market and immediately became a crowd favourite.

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Mahindra XUV500

The 2179 cc engine of the car is a big reason for its success on Indian roads. The sheer power that the mill generates is undoubtedly, one of the best aspects of the car. The engine is capable of churning out 140 bhp at the rate of 3750 rpm. The net twisting force output of the engine is 330 Nm at the rate of 1600 to 280 rpm. Power is transmitted to the wheels using a six-speed rack and pinion transmission system. Direct injection fuel supply system is an additional advantage to the car. The model comes with the All-Wheel Drive option (AWD), making it perfect for all kinds of roads.

When it comes to the comfort aspects, the XUV is definitely, unparalleled. A plethora of comfort features have been installed on this model, which make it a great choice for those long trips on the road. The car has a seating capacity for seven adults, thus making it capacious enough. XUV comes with a gigantic 70 litres fuel tank capacity, making sure that you will never run dry of fuel. With a plentiful boot space, the model scores big in the comfort aspects. Undoubtedly, the Mahindra XUV500 has pumped itself up for making a signature statement in the SUV market.

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