Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., a part of the US $16.2 billion Mahindra Â Group, announced the launch of the entry level â€˜W4â€™ model of its popular SUV, the XUV500 at a price of Rs 10.95 lacs (ex-showroom, Delhi).Â The entry level W4 model is powered by the mHawk 140 bhp engine. In addition to the Cheetah-inspired design, it boasts of a range of technology, safety and comfort features.Â Mahindra Â launches its entry level â€˜W4â€™ model of XUV500 in Kerala too.
The ex Showroom price in Kerala isÂ 11,14184 /-
The pricing is good enough to give the Fort Ecosport run for its money.
Key highlights of the W4 model are:
Distinctive cheetah inspired styling, projector head lamps with LED lamps, dual tone
140bhp (103Kw) mHawk engine with 330Nm torque and a 6-speedÂ transmission, 5th Generation Variable Geometry Turbocharger
Dual Airbags, ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), side impactÂ beams, crash protection with crumple zones and All wheel disc brakes
Micro Hybrid technology, Integrated music system with CD/MP3 and 4Â speakers
Comfort and Convenience
Twin HVAC, power & tilt steering, power adjustable ORVMs,remote central locking, 6-way adjustable driverâ€™s seat and flat fold 2ndÂ & 3rd row seats
The XUV500 will now be available in 4 models,
- W8 All Wheel Drive AWD
- W8 Front WheelÂ Drive FWD
- W6 FWD
- W4 FWD
The XUV500 W4 model is powered by a state-of-the-art 2.2 litre mHawk diesel engine which delivers a power-packed 140bhp with 330Nm of torque. The 2.2 litre engine is meshed with a 6- speed transmission and a 5th generation Variable Geometry Turbocharger which takes the XUV500 from 0-60kmph in just 5.4 seconds. Despite all this exhilarating power, the XUV500 has a mileage of 15.1 kms per litre (ARAI-certified). The advanced Micro Hybrid Technology helps conserve both fuel and nature. In addition it also boasts of a range of technology, safety and comfort features such as projector headlamps with LEDs, Dual Airbags, ABS with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD), side impact beams, crash protection with crumple zones, all wheel disc brakes, Twin HVAC, power & tilt steering, power adjustable ORVMs, remote central locking and many more.