2021 Mahindra XUV500 To Launch Soon In India; Check Features, Specification, Price Here
Since its launch in 2011, the Mahindra XUV500 has been one of the favourite SUVs on Indian roads. The XUV500 has been a blend of comfort, style and performance and has managed to attract Indian customers till date. In terms of Mahindra’s SUV line-up, the XUV500 falls between Scorpio and Alturas G4.
According to recent leaks on media, it was found that Mahindra has been testing its next generation XUV500 and Scorpio for quite some time now. But it was unable to release the next generation vehicles because of the Covid-19 pandemic worldwide.
However, recently in an interview, Veejay Nakra, Mahindra and Mahindra Auto CEO, revealed that the New XUV500 will be launched between quarter2 and quarter 3 of 2021.This roughly means that we are likely to witness the launch of 2021 XUV500 which is around June- September of this year.
Even though the exact specifications of the vehicle is yet to be announced by the company we assume that it will get added safety features like multiple airbags, better sensors for driving controls and some cruise control features.
Under the hood, the 2021 XUV500 is likely to use a 2.2-litre diesel engine. The SUV will feature 6 speed manual and automatic transmission. The initial models of the XUV500 will be offered in two wheel drive. However, the top models will feature a four wheel drive.
The expected price of the vehicle is likely to be between Rs14 lakh to Rs 20 lakh. The XUV500 is expected to give tough competition to the recently launched Tata Safari, MG Hector and the upcoming Hyundai Alcazar.