New 2015 Mahindra XUV500: Images, details and all you need to know

|
Added in: Features

The New Age Mahindra XUV500 has taken some additional inspiration from the fastest land animal on earth and has been launched today at an enticing price point. Immensely popular in its segment, the XUV500 now comes loaded with new features that elevate the premium appeal, while a few cosmetic changes on the outside look to add more glitz to the car. So before you consider plonking your money on one, here’s all that you need to know about this Mahindra.

Hero 1

Exterior Design Changes:

Static Bending Projector Headlamp with Light Guides

  • The first thing you notice is the redesigned headlight cluster which replaces horizontally stacked LEDs in favor of a curved strip of lighting that runs across diagonally. Projector setup remains and gets static bending technology, in simpler words, the light beam bends to illuminate corners better as you turn the steering wheel

Hero 3_1

  • The radiator grille now gets a strip of chrome that sits above and connects the two headlamps, while three claw like vertical elements highlighted in chrome flank the Mahindra logo on each side

Hero 2_1

  • The bumper has been redesigned to accommodate a new fog lamp design that is surrounded by a chrome bezel, while a design element that mimics a Cheetah’s tear duct trickles down from the headlight towards the fog lamps

Hero 3

  • Inspired by a Cheetah’s shoulders, the bonnet gets a raised crease towards the outside

Hero 2

  • A strip of chrome runs across the car’s shoulder line, underlining the windows

Opulent Purple

  • 17″ Alloys follow a new design pattern, while the only change at the rear is a new chrome applique

New Features:

Electric Sunroof

  • Electric Sun-roof with Anti-pinch

ORVM Logo Projection Lamps

  • Puddle lights under ORVMs with logo projection

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (22)

  • Illuminated scuff plates

6 Airbags

  • 6 airbags, including side and curtain airbags on W8 & W10 variants. Driver and passenger airbags standard on W4 and W6

Hill Hold Control

  • ABS with EBD across all variants
  • ESP with rollover mitigation
  • Hill hold and hill descent control

Interiors:

6-way Powered Driver's Seat

  • 6-way power adjustable driver’s seat (W10 only)

Push Button Start Stop

  • Push button Start/ Stop (W10 only)

Passive Keyless Entry

  • Passive keyless entry (W10 only)

Dual-tone Dashboard

  • 7″ infotainment system GPS navigation, USB audio/video/picture viewer, Bluetooth, iPod connectivity and Aux input. Compatible with Mahindra’s ‘Blue Sense’ app

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (5)

  • Rear parking camera with dynamic assist

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (9)

  • New voice messaging system

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (24)

  • New black & beige interiors

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (13)

  • twin-pod cluster with new icy blue theme

Icy Blue Lounge lighting

  • icy blue lounge lighting

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (16)

  • aluminium pedals

Mechanical changes:

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (4)

  • Revised suspension setup for enhanced ride and handling

Volcano Black

  • Brake Energy Regeneration, which harnesses the forces generated during braking and stores it in the battery. Enhances fuel economy and performance
  • Improved fuel economy, the XUV500 is now rated for 16 kmpl, 6% more than the earlier figure of 15.1 kmpl
  • Minor changes to the final drive ratio for enhanced fuel efficiency

mHawk140 Engine

  • Power and torque output remains unchanged at 140 bhp and 330 Nm

Prices: 

New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (1)

Mumbai

VariantFWD (Ex-showroom Mumbai)AWD (Ex-showroom Mumbai)
W10Rs 14.82 LakhRs 15.85 Lakh
W8Rs 14.01 LakhRs 14.85 Lakh
W6Rs 12.31 LakhNA
W4Rs 11.12 LakhNA

Delhi

VariantFWD (Ex-showroom Delhi)AWD (Ex-showroom Delhi)
W10Rs 14.99 LakhRs 15.99 Lakh
W8Rs 14.18 LakhRs 14.99 Lakh
W6Rs 12.48 LakhNA
W4Rs 11.21 LakhNA

Technical Specifications and features: 

Opulent Purple

XUV500 tech specs and brochure

Static Bending Projector Headlamp with Light Guides
Push Button Start Stop
Passive Keyless Entry
ORVM Logo Projection Lamps
mHawk140 Engine
Icy Blue Lounge lighting
Hill Hold Control
Hero 3_1
Hero 3
Hero 2_1
Hero 2
Hero 1
Electric Sunroof
Dual-tone Dashboard
6-way Powered Driver’s Seat_1
6-way Powered Driver’s Seat
6 Airbags
Volcano Black
Tuscan Red
Sunset Orange
Pearl White
Opulent Purple
Moondust Silver
dolphin grey
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (30)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (29)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (28)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (27)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (26)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (25)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (24)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (23)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (22)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (21)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (20)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (19)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (18)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (17)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (16)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (15)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (14)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (13)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (12)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (11)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (10)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (9)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (7)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (6)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (5)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (4)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (3)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (2)
New Age Mahindra XUV500 high (1)
Mahindra XUV Mumbai Launch (15)
Mahindra XUV Mumbai Launch (12)
Mahindra XUV Mumbai Launch (6)
Mahindra XUV Mumbai Launch (5)
Mahindra XUV Mumbai Launch (4)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *