As per the report, homegrown automaker Mahindra & Mahindra is all set to launch the facelift variant of its most successful premium offering – the Mahindra XUV 500. The new variant of the SUV has already been spied a couple of times on the Indian roads. It has been reported that Mahindra will launch the facelifted XUV 500 on the 18th of this month.
The launch date of the 2018 Mahindra XUV 500 facelift
The automaker has decided to unveil the SUV this month itself. It has been reported that the automaker will not only unveil the vehicle but will also announce the official price of the variant on the 18th of April. If reports are to be believed, the facelifted variant of the Mahindra XUV 500 has already started arriving at authorised dealerships across the country.
These are 5 brand new features of the 2018 Mahindra XUV500 facelift
The Mahindra XUV 500 gets several updates, both on the inside, as well as, on the outside. The facelift variant of the SUV gets a bigger front grille that gets a mesh-like design. The bumpers have been redesigned and the headlamps get LED DRLs.
At the rear, the facelift XUV 500 gets new tail lamps. There are not many changes from the side, yet the new updated 18-inch diamond cut alloys will add to the sporty stance of the facelifted variant.
New Top of the line Trim
The facelift variant of the Mahindra XUV 500 is likely to get a new top of the line W11 option which may get premium features such as leather upholstery, including the leather trim on the dashboard.
New colours on offer
The facelift variant of the premium SUV from Mahindra is likely to get two brand new colours which will increase the colour option for the car lovers.
Added features on the inside
The new Mahindra XUV 500 will get driver express-up window, camping lamp, puddle lamps, reading lamps and door ajar lamps. window chrome lines. The SUV will also come equipped with illuminated scuff plates, glove box with laptop holder, all-chrome tailgate applique and follow me headlamps.
More power under the hood
The top-end variant of the 2018 XUV 500 facelift variant is expected to get a powerful version of the existing 2.2-litre mHawk diesel engine. The diesel unit is speculated to produce 155 Bhp and 360 Nm in the top end variant.