Bold new cheetah-inspired styling and cutting-edge technology. The New Age Mahindra XUV500 to a whole new level of sophistication, whilst the heightened luxury and refinement of the interiors will ensure that you feel that you’ve already arrived. Together with dynamic torque from the powerful 2.2l mHawk engine, featuring a 5th generation variable geometry turbocharger, and enhanced independent suspension to ensure a pleasurable driving experience and superior handling on any terrain, the all-new Mahindra XUV500 has come of age. Outstanding fuel consumption is achieved through the adoption of Micro Hybrid Technology and optimised gear ratios on the six-speed manual and automatic transmissions.


The great features of the New Age Mahindra XUV500 run well beneath the surface, too, with the hearty 2.2ltr mHawk engine delivering an output of 103kW and impressive torque of 330Nm. And the 5th generation variable geometry turbocharger ensures effortless acceleration.

mHawk Engine
Just step on the accelerator and watch the scenery blur. Despite all this power, the Mahindra XUV500 gives you an excellent fuel efficiency of 6.5l/100 km in the combined cycle.

AWD (W8)
The intelligent All Wheel Drive technology developed by Borg Warner will keep you in control in conditions ranging from heavy rain, to ice, snow, sand, or any slippery surface for that matter.

6-Speed Manual Transmission
The Mahindra XUV500 has the first 6-speed transmission fully developed and tested in India, with two overdrives to optimise engine torque and speed, resulting in better fuel economy and acceleration.

Monocoque Construction
The Mahindra XUV500’s monocoque construction, integrating body and platform into a single unit, that is found only in the most modern of SUVs, provides an excellent power to weight ratio that ensures unrivalled road handling and sheer driving pleasure.

The Mahindra XUV500 lets you discover features that most other cars have yet to. Best-in-class static-bending headlamps. A state-of-the-art 6-inch LCD touch-screen infotainment system which houses all the controls you need. A full-fledged Driver Information System which reports to you all vital information about the car. Voice commands, Blue Sense technology, Intelligent features like rain and light sensors… The Mahindra XUV500 is loaded with technology at its luxurious best.

Reverse Camera
The Reverse Parking Camera with Dynamic Assist (W8) gets you safely into a tight bay.

The Driver Infotainment System delivers crystal clear audio throughout the vehicle through six-speakers, and is operated via a 7-inch colour touch screen display (W8). Voice activation is provided for certain functions as well as fingertip controls on the steering wheel for cruise, audio and mobile phone. GPS Navigation is also available on the W8 variant, with touch-screen control and audio support so that you can always be sure of where you’re going.

8-Way power-adjustable driver’s seat
The driver’s seat is 8-way adjustable, and with a fully adjustable tilt and telescopic steering column, finding the perfect driving position is a breeze.

Tyre Tronics (W8)
Tyre tronics provides live updates of the exact air pressure & temperature in each tyre, which helps to ensure that you tyres have adequate pressure, thereby improving safety and extending tyre life.

Light sensing headlamps & Rain sensing wipers
The light sensing headlamps will automatically come on when visibility is low, whilst the rain-sensing wipers will do the same in the wet.

Upfront, the new static bending headlamps with light guides integrate perfectly with the stylish new grille, whilst the introduction of black detailing running down to the bold chrome of the newly designed fog lamps pick up on the cheetah’s unmistakeable tear ducts. The bonnet has also been raised to better express the sleek, strong shoulder line of the cheetah.

Moving round the vehicle the enhanced detailing is continued, with new multi-spoke alloy wheels, and reworked vertical door handles that echo the cuff of a cheetah’s paw. There are chrome scuff plates on first and second row doors, and a new chrome appliqué for the tailgate.

The high-intensity projector headlamps put daylight between the New Age XUV500 and its competitors, with their unique ability to lighten up curves as you turn the wheel. There will never be a surprise around the corner.

Stylish front grille and bonnet
The New Age Mahindra XUV 500 stands out with its stylish new bonnet and grille, giving it a bold stance.

Fog lamps
New stylish fog lamps with chrome bezel help guide the way.

17″ Alloy wheels
17-inch alloy wheels adds to the vehicles trendy good looks.

Rear Chrome Applique
Sleek finishing touches such as the chrome applique at the rear end of the vehicle adds to the vehicles refined design.

Black Leather Interior W8*
The plush new all-black interior gives a feel of sophistication and heightened luxury.

Icy Blue lounge lighting
Elegant icy blue instrument and dash panel lighting add an air of sophistication, but in the New Age XUV500 it’s not only all about creature comforts and aesthetics.

Door handles
The new cheetah-inspired door handles are inviting and unique.

Tail Lamps
Newly designed tail lamps shows off the detail of design put into making the New Age XUV 500 stand out from the crowd.

Few vehicles are as well-equipped as the XUV500 to keep you out of harm’s way. The vehicle comes with an array of safety features that make it a veritable fortress. The vehicle has at the heart of its fortification an efficient Electronic Stability Program (ESP). This coupled with features like Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Electronic brake-force Distribution (EBD), Rollover Mitigation and Traction Control make the XUV500 one of the safest vehicles on the road.

6 Airbags (W8 Only)
Six airbags (front, thorax and curtain) to ensure that any impact is well cushioned. Side impact beams and crumple zones have also been carefully designed to both absorb impact and redirect crash energy around the passenger compartment.

ESP (W6,W8)*
The latest generation Electronic Stability Program (ESP) will keep your wheels on the ground wherever your XUV takes you

Hill Descent and Hold control (W6, W8)*
Equally useful in a difficult spot is the Hill Descent Control, which identifies steep inclines and engages itself to assist the vehicle down the slope with caution. Hill Hold Control prevents the vehicle from rolling backwards when starting off from a standstill on an incline.

And the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) will bring you to a stop in an emergency in the shortest possible distance without losing control

All Wheel Disc Brakes
All wheel discs maintain brake balance under normal and heavy brake use, and work with the ABS to bring you to a safe stop in the shortest distance.

AWD Technology (W8)*
The intelligent All Wheel Drive technology developed by Borg Warner will keep you in control in conditions ranging from heavy rain, to ice, snow, sand or any slippery surface for that matter.

Step in. Take the wheel. And find around you all you need for that incomparable feeling. Seats, steering wheel and several contact points wrapped in pure leather, intuitive and intelligently placed storage and controls, individual climate-control vents for each of the occupants. The 8-way adjustable plush leather seats and ample room only add to this relaxing experience.

Climate control
Feel comfortable any time of the year when you are inside of the New Age Mahindra XUV 500 with adjustable climate control.

Power adjustable ORVMs
Never worry about tight spaces with the power adjustable outside rear view mirrors.

Tilt and telescopic steer
Personalise the steering wheel of the New Age XUV 500 to suite your needs.


Technical Data      
Engine mHawk Common Rail Diesel Engine. 5th generation Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT)
Cubic capacity 2179 cc
Max gross power 103 kW @ 3750 r/min
Max gross torque 330 Nm @1600-2800rpm
Manual transmission: 6-speed synchromesh  
Automatic transmission: 6-speed      
Tyres P235/65 R17, Radial Tubeless
Suspension Independent Suspension
Front McPherson type with anti-roll bar
Rear Multilink type with anti-roll bar
Brakes All Disc brakes
Fuel tank capacity 70 Litres
Turning circle radius 5.6 m
GCM (kg) 5,010
GVM (kg) 2,510
Tare (kg) 1840 1840 1840 (2WD) / 1915 (AWD)
Wheelbase (mm) 2700
Overall width (mm) 1890
Overall length (mm) 4585
Overall height (mm) 1785
Ground clearance (mm) 200
CO2 emissions (g/km) Manual: 171(2WD)/183(AWD) Automatic: 196(2WD)/215(AWD)
Fuel consumption (combined cycle) l/100km Manual: 6.5(2WD)/7.0(AWD) Automatic: 7.4(2WD)/8.1(AWD)
Static-bending headlamps  
Projector headlamps with light guide
7-inch colour touch screen infotainment display    
6-inch monochrome infotainment display  
Blue Sense App  
iPod connectivity, aux input & Bluetooth  
Video playback & picture viewer    
GPS Navigation with touch-screen and audio support    
Integrated music system with CD/MP3
4-Door speakers
2 Tweeters on dashboard  
DIS in-built in infotainment system  
Smart rain sensing wipers  
Intelligent light sensing headlamps  
Digital immobiliser
Digital trip & tachometer
Glass embedded antenna  
Dual Airbags (Driver + Passenger)
Side & Curtain Airbags    
ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) with Rollover Mitigation  
Hill Hold and Hill Descent Control  
Side Impact Beams
Crumple zones for crash protection
Alloy wheels  
Full wheel caps    
Twin exhausts
Front fog lamps  
Fog Lamps Bezel Black Chrome Chrome
Scuff plate for 1st and 2nd row Chrome Chrome Chrome
Roof Rails
Cladding Strips  
Twin Pod Instrument Cluster
Bumper with bottom cover Black Silver Silver
Grille- Black garnish & Chrome lines  
Grille- Black garnish    
Tailgate applique bezel Black Chrome Chrome
Tilt power steering
Telescopic steering  
Fully Automatic Temperature Control (FATC)  
Electrically operated temperature control with dual HVAC    
Leather upholstery    
Premium fabric upholstery    
Jaquard Fabric Upholstery    
Power-Adjustable ORVMs
Power-Foldable ORVMs    
Centre Arm Rest with Cup Holders in 2nd row
Adjustable seats including height and lumbar adjust (driver’s side) 6-Way 8-Way 8-Way
Height Adjustable Seat Belts (front row)
Voice Recognition & voice commands  
Cruise, audio, phone controls, voice command & switches on steering  
Power windows
Driver side express down window  
Driver side express up & down window with anti pinch  
Rear view camera    
Remote tail gate opening
Flip-Key with Remote Central Locking
Reading Lamps 1st Row 1st Row All 3 Rows
Conversation Mirror  
Tinted Solar-Reflecting Glass
Mobile Charging Points 1st Row 1st Row All 3 Rows
Rear Wash and Wipe
Rear Demister
Follow-me-Home Headlamps
Lead-me-to-vehicle lamps
Illuminated key rings  
Puddle lamps  
Entry assist lamp  
Door ajar lamps
Camping lamp    
Remote fuel lid opener (electrically operated)
Glove Box with Laptop Holder
Flexi seat configuration for convenient storage
(60:40 foldable 2nd row, 50:50 3rd Row)
Flat-foldable 2nd and 3rd row seats
Umbrella Holder
Warranty 5 Year / 150,000km
Service plan 5 Year / 100,000km
Service intervals 10,000km
Roadside Assistance 5 Years


From Ex.VAT R 246,082 R 287 821 R 319 995 R 339 560 R 346 082
From Inc.VAT R 282,995 R 330,995 R 367,995 R 390,495 R 397,995
Calculated at 11% interest over 72 months
20% Deposit, 30% Residual R 3,499 R 4,099 R 4,499 R 4,799 R 4,799
10% Deposit, 30% Residual R 3,999 R 4,699 R 5,199 R 5,499 R 5,599
No Deposit, 30% Residual R 4,599 R 5,299 R 5,899 R 6,299 R 6,399
No Deposit, No Residual R 5,399 R 6,299 R 6,999 R 7,399 R 7,599
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