Mahindra XUV 500 is the best and popular SUV from the domestic utility vehicle manufacturer and now introduced with the two additional features. The top end variant, W10 automatic comes with the start & stop push button system and passive keyless entry. The two features won’t be offered in the W8 automatic variant of the Mahindra XUV 500. The two features already available in the W10 manual variant of the best-selling SUV, XUV 500, but these were not included in the automatic versions launched in the last year. The remaining equipment and all features continued in the automatic variants.
Currently, the automatic variants available with the two engine options, the 2.2-litre mHawk and 1.99-litre mHawk diesel engines in India. The 2.2-litre engine has the capacity to generate the output of 140bhp power and 330Nm torque whereas the downsized engine is estimated at the same power output (140bhp) and the torque of 320Nm. The XUV 500 automatic with the downsized engines only available in the Delhi and NCR regions. All kinds of automatic versions offered with the 6-speed Aisin automatic gearbox.
The XUV 500 automatic versions available with the highest range of features like the multi-function steering wheel, projector headlamps, the feature-rich infotainment system with the 7-inch touchscreen, and daytime running lights. Moreover, the popular SUV has safety systems, 6 airbags, hill-hold and hill-descent control, electric sunroof, electronic brake distribution system and anti-lock braking system.
No additional charges applicable for two new features and the XUV 500 automatic priced at around Rs. 17.08 on the FWD variant and Rs. 18.17lakh on the AWD variant in ex-showroom of Mumbai.