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Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 – Comparison Report

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 – Here is a specifications based comparison between the two popular SUVs

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Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500

Here is a specifications based comparison between the Renault Captur and Mahindra XUV500

Renault will soon add Captur to its SUV line-up which currently consists of Duster. While Duster was among the first compact SUVs to foray in the Indian market, Renault took its time to bring Captur to contest in the above Rs 10 lakh space. As we know Captur will be slightly premium than Duster, it will collide head on with Mahindra XUV500, based on pricing, though latter is a seven-seater. In this comparison, we put Renault Captur in the crosshairs of Mahindra XUV500 to find out if the French make can sustain the competition. Check out Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Price, Specs, Features and other details –

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Price

Name of the Car Price (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Renault Captur Rs 12 lakh to Rs 15 lakh (estimated)
Mahindra XUV500 Rs 12.12 lakh to Rs 18.05 lakh (ex-showroom, Mumbai)

Renault Captur

-Renault’s premium SUV, Captur will compete with Hyundai Creta and Mahindra XUV500 in the segment.
-In terms of pricing, expect Captur to be priced in the range of Rs 12 lakh to Rs 15 lakh.

Mahindra XUV500

-Mahindra XUV500 is available only in diesel version.
-The entry level variants in the range is priced at Rs 12.12 lakh, whereas the fully-loaded variant is available for Rs 18.05 lakh. Also Read – Renault Captur Image Gallery

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Specifications

Specifications Renault Captur Mahindra XUV500
Petrol Engines 1.5L H4K NA
Power (Bhp) 104.5 NA
Torque (Nm) 142 NA
Diesel 1.5L K9K 2.2-mHawk
Power (Bhp) 108 140bhp
Torque (Nm) 245 320Nm
Transmission 5-speed MT, 6-speed MT, 6-speed CVT and AMT 6-speed AT & 6-speed MT

Renault Captur-

-Renault Captur is likely to source power from the same 1.5L petrol and 1.5L K9K oil burner used in its smaller sibling Duster.
-Renault may introduce automatic and 4×4 variants at a later stage.

Mahindra XUV500-

-The Mahindra XUV500 carline comes only in diesel engine. It derives power from Mahndra’s 140bhp, 2.2-litre mHawk engine.
-Transmission choices include a 6-speed MT and 6-speed AT.
-The SUV is available in both FWD and AWD drivetrain options.

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Mileage

Model Name Petrol Mileage (Km/l) Diesel Mileage (km/l)
Renault Captur 15 (estimated) 20 (estimated)
Mahindra XUV500 NA 16.0kmpl

Renault Captur-

-The all-new Captur will use the same engines that power Duster, hence the carline is expected to return almost similar fuel economy.

Mahindra XUV500-

-The Mahindra XUV500, powered by the 2.0-litre mHawk engine, is claimed to deliver ARAI rated mileage of 16kmpl. Also Read – Renault Captur Vs Hyundai Creta Comparison

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Dimensions

Dimensions Renault Captur Mahindra XUV500
Length (mm) 4,333 4,585mm
Breadth (mm) 1,813 1,890mm
Height (mm) 1,613 1,785mm
Wheelbase (mm) 2,674 2,700mm
Seating Capacity 5 7
Boot Space (Litres) 387 & expandable to 1,200 720-litres

-The Renault Captur will feature 5-seat layout inside the cabin.
-Sporting boastful dimensions and riding on a longer wheelbase, Mahindra XUV5000 offers space for 7 occupants.

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Features

Key Features Renault Captur Mahindra XUV500
Rear AC Vents Not Known Yes
Touchscreen Infotainment system Yes Yes
Height adj. driver seat Yes Yes
Power-operated ORVMs Yes Yes
Bluetooth connectivity Yes Yes
Steering mounted audio & calling controls Yes Yes
Apple CarPlay & Android Auto Yes Android Auto
Navigation system Yes Yes
Rear wiper & washer Yes No
Push start/stop Not Known Yes

Renault Captur

-Renault Captur will feature a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with options like media navigation and Bluetooth connectivity etc.
-It could additionally pack in Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
-Other comfort goodies such as keyless entry with start/stop ignition system, cruise control, automatic climate control, dual-tone black and ivory dashboard, seat upholstery etc will also be offered on the SUV. Also Read – Renault Captur Vs Renault Duster

Mahindra XUV500

-Standard features on the XUV500 line-up include electrically adjustable ORVMs, remote tailgate opening, power windows, one touch lane change indicator, flexi seats, flip-key with remote central locking, follow me home headlamps and rear wash & wipe among others.
-Only the W10 manual and automatic variants feature power-adjustable driver seat.
-The mobile charging point & reading lamps are provided in both the rows in W8 and W10 variants.
-All the variants feature glovebox along with a laptop holder.

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500 Safety Features

Key Features Renault Captur Mahindra XUV500
Dual front airbags Yes Yes
ABS with EBD Yes Yes
Rear parking camera Yes Yes
Rear Defogger Yes Yes
Speed sensing auto door lock Not Known Yes
Reverse parking sensor Yes Yes
Day/Night IRVM Yes Yes
All Disc brakes No Yes
NCAP Rating 4-star Latin NCAP NA

Renault Captur

-Features such as ABS with EBD, ISOFIX system and seat belts with pretensioners are likely to be standard on the carline.
-Renault Captur was crash tested by Latin NCAP in June 2017, where it received 4-stars for adult protection and 3-stars for child protection.

Mahindra XUV500

-The XUV500 carline gets standard dual front airbags.
-While W8 and W10 variants feature additional side and curtain airbags.
-Features such as electronic stability program (ESP) with rollover mitigation, hill hold and hill descent control and front fog lamps are available on the entire range save for W4 and W6 trims.

Renault Captur Vs Mahindra XUV500
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With Captur crossover, Renault will target premium car buyers. Likely to be priced around Rs 12 lakh - Rs 15 lakh, the Renault Captur could be a viable alternative to Mahindra XUV500



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