Monday, October 10, 2011
By Pranjal Gera
Mahindra Global SUV XUV 500 eyes new destination; China and Russia
The launch of Global SUV Mahindra XUV 500 with an unbelievable price tag of Rs 10.8 Lakhs for the base version with two-wheel drive which possesses true value has set its opponents in disarray. After manufacturing a class-apart product like XUV 500, which again proves Mahindra’s potential of coming up with an extremely creation at a pocket-friendly cost. And for such product India is not the only destination.
With the launch of Mahindra’s flagship SUV, the firm’s global objectives are pretty clear and sighting the brand fetching out good results in South African and Latin American auto market the novel corporate philosophy of ‘’RISE’’ at Mahindra seems accurate.
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In the coming months Mahindra may target the bigger markets of China and Russia with its fully loaded off-roader SUV XUV500. The inevitable SUV comes with an authoritative 2.2L CRDi engine which generates 140 bhp and torque of 330 Nm, another higher power-driven 170 bhp version for the market outside India is in the pipeline at Mahindra.
The XUV500 is packed with features like screen-touch GPS enabled multi-media system, voice controlled entertainment console, cruise control. With six air-bags, ABS (Anti lock Brake) system, EBS (Electronic Brake Distribution) system and ESP (Electronic Stability Program) safety is not being ignored.
Coming six to eight months will see Mahindra exporting its flagship off-roader in at least ten chief overseas auto markets. Nearly thirty markets globally are in the work-out phase of the home grown auto manufacturer.