Mahindra & Mahindra, one of the prominent domestic auto manufacturers has been raking in the success of XUV500, Sports Utility Vehicle. According to the company’s official report, the company has successfully sold 75K units of this XUV in the past 2 years since it was launched globally. This is quite an achievement for a domestic automobile manufacturer. For off-roading enthusiasts, this car is one of the primary choices. Today Mahindra & Mahindra has gained popularity as one of the top brands in the SUV segment of the country. The company has made potential customers aware about its presence since a long time and has also gained a lot of credibility for its commercial vehicle products.
Success story of Mahindra & Mahindra
The company is enjoying unprecedented success from customer’s enthusiastic response that has been gained by XUV500. This car is selling like hot cakes and reached an impressive figure of 75 K in just 24 months after being launched. For other SUVs available in this segment, this figure has created an impressive benchmark. This car also bagged prominent position in a survey conducted for customer satisfaction in SUV segment. This survey has been conducted by TNS Automotive India in the year 2012. The car has gained so much popularity that recently Discovery Channel photographed its making and presented the same in a documentary named, “Insde Out”.
Variants available in XUV500
Known as an authentic SUV, Mahindra XUV is available in 2 wheel as well as 4 wheel variants. This SUV is equipped with mHawk140 and VGT diesel engine. The capacity of this engine is 2.2l. It offers 330 Nm torque and 140 bhp power. This car can reach a speed of 60 kmph in a matter of just 5.4 seconds. Its top speed is 175 km/hour. Efficient mileage is offered by this vehicle.