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Friday, September 14, 2012

By Pawan Rana

Mahindra XUV 500 all set to rock Europe, unveil at Paris Motor Show

Mahindra XUV500 is one car that seems to have incarnated to put it parent on the world map. And, Mahindra too has put in such genes in the car that makes it most liked wherever it goes. It was an instant hit in India and it registered exemplary sales in Australia and South Africa. Now that the car is all set to rock Europe, it seems that its journey to the new land will be a grand one. Sensing all the craze and rising demand for the XUV 500, the Indian SUV maker has decided to step up the capacity of the Chakan, Pune plant where the global SUV is manufactured. Meanwhile, Mahindra will showcase the car at the Paris Motor show starting on September 29 prior to its Europe launch.

Mahindra XUV 500 Pictures

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Currently, over 4000 units are sold monthly and the car maker expects that with the rise in demand, the figure will soon touch over 5000 units. For the Europe launch that will start with the Spain launch, the car maker is really bullish and is aggressively testing the left hand driven vehicle in the country. The 2.2 L mHawk engine will also be there under the hood of the Europe specific XUV 5OO. The engine has a peak output of 140bhp and a maximum torque capacity of 330 Nm. Mated with six speed manual gearbox, the Mahindra SUV. A petrol variant with a Renault source 1.5 L engine could sport the Mahindra XUV 500 petrol.

Mahindra XUV 500 Pictures

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In order to match the specification with that of the European norms, Mahindra will be making some necessary changes and there will be a lot of safety features on the SUV. Six airbags, Hill descent control along with Anti-lock braking system and electronic brake force distribution besides highly functional electronic stability program will be some features that will be on the Europe specific XUV 500. GPS, Bluetooth connectivity and other features will also make it abreast with the SUV sold in Europe. It is expected that following its low price and that the economy of Europe is under recession, the XUV 500 will be selling in huge numbers.

Comments (3)


Saturday, September 15, 2012

Amazing looks of XUV 500!!


Saturday, September 15, 2012

Mahindra XUV 500 looks much larger. it is also much more stylish and bold.


Monday, September 17, 2012

Mahindra XUV500 is having impressive looks.

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