Mahindra XUV 500 launched

Mahindra launched the most awaited launch of 2011, the XUV 500 SUV.

Mahindra XUV 500 (pronounced as XUV five double O) will be available in two-wheel drive option and four–wheel drive option.

Key features of the XUV 500

2.2 litre mHawk transverse-engine which produces 140 PS and 330 NM of Torque

Six-speed manual gearbox, developed in-house by Mahindra and Ricardo

Safety features: ABS, EBD, ESP, Traction control, Hill decent control and six air-bags

Start/stop is standard

Projector headlamps, LED day-time running light

Large front bumper with streaked air dam

Sloping roofline with roof rails

235 x 65 – R17 with 5-spoke alloy wheels

Large touch-screen digital display for GPS, air-con controls, music system and other ancillaries.

Competitors: Mitsubishi Outlander, Tata Aria, Skoda Yeti, Toyota Fortuner and Ford Endeavour

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