Sports Utility Vehicles are ruling the Automobile market at present. Several automobile companies are launching futuristic SUV models in the market. Mahindra is also planning to launch an SUV soon. It is a reputed company and quite acclaimed among the consumers as rough and rugged vehicles. Mahindra has already tested the SUV models two times and previously the launch of the XUV500 was all set to commence in the first quarter of 2021. As of now, the company has postponed the launch due to the lack of semiconductors in the market. Here are all the facts we already know about the Mahindra XUV 500.
Mahindra XUV 500: Unique Features
The 2021 version of Mahindra XUV 500 will launch in the market with some exciting features. It is going to have a steering wheel of the flat-bottom style resembling that of flights. Moreover, the ADAS system will also be present. This can provide the driver with extensive support to ensure a secured and comfortable ride.
The electric parking brake is also present in the Mahindra XUV 500, which allows seamless parking. The center armrest can enhance the riding comfort of the passenger.
Some other features that the 2021 version of XUV 500 is getting are a collision warning mechanism, an emergency braking mechanism, and an excellent cruise control setup.
As per the knowledge so far, the new XUV 500 will have two variants having different engines. The petrol XUV 500 will have a 190 bhp, 2.0L engine with direct injection. On the other hand, the diesel variant will come with the 185bjp 2.2L mHawk engines.
There will be two types of gearbox option for both variants of the car. Firstly, the manual 6-speed gearbox and the automatic transmission six-speed gearbox. Mahindra has sourced the automatic transmission gearbox from Aisin, which comes with the torque converter mechanism.
Mahindra XUV 500: Design and Outlooks
As per the outlook of the 2021 XUV 500, it is expected to come with a sleek and modern design. Mahindra has tried to give the car a completely new look rather than just a facelift.
Furthermore, the car will be mounted with LED headlights and a hood of a unique design. The DRLs and bumper will also add some roughness to the outlook of the new Mahindra XUV 500.
As per the news, the new XUV 500 cars had alloy wheels when they were tested both times. You can expect the car to be mounted with diamond-cut alloy wheels during its launch.
According to the sources, the 2021 Mahindra XUV 500 will have a sunroof with roof rails as a new add-on. Moreover, they also say that the Shark Fin antenna is present in the new car. Overall, the 2021 Mahindra XUV500 will be a bit longer than all previous market variants.
With all these features and changes, the brand new XUV500 from Mahindra is waiting for its grand launching event. Now, it is up to the company when the car gets available in the market.