The 2022 Mahindra XUV500 is a compact sports vehicle manufactured by Indian car manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra. The Mahindra XUV500 was designed and manufactured at Mahindra’s Nashik and Chennai Design and Vehicle Manufacturing Center and manufactured at Mahindra’s Chakan & Nashik Plant in India. The Mahindra XUV500 is the company’s first monocoque chassis vehicle. In May 2015, the XUV500 face was raised, after rising from the face, the high-end W10 option was launched.
Mahindra also changed the naming system of options. W5, W7, W9, W11 options were available. Mahindra used odd numbers to denote a step higher than the previous options instead of even numbers. The second Mahindra XUV500 facelift had corrections and feature updates on minor styles. Mahindra has made major changes to the exterior design. As a result, the front has a new chrome grille and LED projector headlights. In addition, the fog lights get chrome trim. The latter method of treatment is similar to the treatment seen in the new Scorpion.
The hood is twisted to give it a muscular look, while the side profile of the vehicle features new 17-inch alloy wheels. Completing the upgrades, the windows now get chrome trim for a more luxurious look. The 2022 XUV500 released in two variants, sharing the same engine: the W6 on a two-wheel drive only.
The W6 includes a 6-inch monochrome entertainment display, two airbags, an electronic brake force distribution brake (EBD) and all-wheel disc brakes. W8, which can be displayed on a two- or four-wheel drive. The W8 has added GPS navigation, six airbags, a touch screen, electronic stability software (ESP) with sliding smoothing, Hill Hold and Hill Descent controls, alloy wheels and leather furniture.
2022 Mahindra XUV500 : Interior
The new XUV500 will continue to receive multi-function steering wheel, aluminum pedals, new ambient headlights and new illuminated plates. As for the two-color panel, it has a 7-inch touch screen with Mahindra’s BlueSense app. The new XUV500 features a leather trim and a smart key.
2022 Mahindra XUV500 : Engine
The car is powered by a 2.2-liter mHawk diesel engine. Powered by a 6-speed gearbox with 140 horsepower and delivering 330Nm of torque, the engine delivers power to the front wheels of the 2WD model and the four-wheel drive. The naturally produced mill produces 140 horsepower and 320 Nm of torque, equivalent to its diesel analogue. The refueling plant only receives a six-speed automatic transmission from the Japanese AISIN gearbox manufacturer and drives the front wheels.
2022 Mahindra XUV500 : Safety
The most important safety feature in the XUV500 is the monocoque design that makes the cabin very safe. There are also two airbags for both the driver and front passenger. In addition, there are side and curtain airbags, side-by-side exposure beams to protect passengers from side effects. There is a strong compression zone to protect the car and passengers from accidents. XUV also has ABS and EBD disc brakes to ensure effective braking of the off-road. 2022 Mahindra XUV500 also has smart headlights that turn on automatically when the car senses dark areas on the road.