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Mahindra TUV500 Spied Testing For The First Time

The new Mahindra MPV could be based on a monocoque architecture with front wheel drive (FWD) or an all-new platform.

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Mahindra TUV500 price in India

December 24, 2016: We informed you earlier that Mahindra is working on a range of new UVs for the Indian car market. The company is also readying an all-new SUV based on the TUV300 platform. If media reports are to be believed, the SUV could be named Mahindra TUV500. The SUV will share most of its features, mechanicals & styling cues from the smaller TUV300. For the first time, the long wheelbase TUV has been spotted testing on Indian roads.

Going by the spyshots, it is visible that the SUV has a longer length and bigger third row glass area. The third row glass area was covered, indicating to a forward-facing third row of seats. With this SUV, the homegrown SUV maker aims to target entry-level MPV buyers looking for spacious cabin for 7 adults.

Mahindra TUV500 Spied

Mahindra TUV500 Launch Date

The new Mahindra SUV is in its development and testing phase and the company will take at least a good one year to test it extensively. We can expect its arrival towards the end of 2017. Though there is no official confirmation about the product and its launch timeline in India.

Mahindra TUV500 Price in India

Variant Expected Price
Base ModelRs 10 lakh
Top ModelRs 17 lakh

Since the TUV500 will be positioned against the Honda BRV, it will be interesting to see how Mahindra & Mahindra prices it. The Mahindra TUV500 prices are likely to fall within the range of Rs 10 lakh – Rs 17 lakh (ex-showroom).

Read More About – Mahindra TUV300 | Mahindra KUV100 | Mahindra NuvoSport

Mahindra TUV500 Specifications

Engine1.5-litre mHawk100
Max Power100bhp @ 3,750rpm
Max Torque240Nm @ 1600rpm – 2800rpm
Transmission5-speed Manual & AMT

The new Mahindra TUV500 is expected to share its engine specifications with the TUV300. It is likely to be powered by a 1.5-litre mHawk80 diesel engine that churns out a maximum power output of 100bhp at 3,750rpm and a peak torque of 240Nm between 1600 – 2800rpm. Transmission options are likely to include a 5-speed manual and 5-speed autoSHIFT AMT.

Mahindra TUV500 Mileage

City14kmpl
Highway18kmpl

Also Read – Mahindra to Launch 6 Cars in India in the Next 2 Years

Mahindra TUV500 Competition

The Mahindra TUV500 will rival the Honda BRV that is currently leading the segment with a huge margin.

Mahindra TUV500 Exterior & Interior

The upcoming Mahindra TUV500 looks largely identical to the TUV300 compact SUV, except for the longer third row glass area. The design of the SUV is inspired by a “battle tank”, featuring raised shoulders, high front nose, flat roof, straight bonnet and high ground clearance. Based on the new ladder frame chassis, the new TUV500 will have a high ground clearance. Upfront is a bold grille with chrome inserts, black bumper, flat bonnet and static bending headlamp. The side profile of the SUV looks simple, featuring squared-shaped wheel arches. It will get blackened C-pillar and neatly designed rear. It also gets rear-mounted spare wheel.

The cabin of the SUV is expected to be sourced from the smaller sibling. It will get dual-tone black and beige interior theme with piano black finish on the centre console. While the TUV300 gets jumper seats behind the second row, the new TUV500 will get forward-facing third row of seats. It is likely to get a multi information display, multi-functional steering wheel, etc. Also Read – Mahindra Scorpio and XUV500 Petrol Models to Launch This Year

Source  – ACI



 

COMMENTS
  1. anupam singh
    February 12, 2016

    Good

  2. anupam singh
    February 12, 2016

    This car is good

  3. Dr Mohd Asif Khan
    March 3, 2016

    When tuv500 is to b launched???

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      March 14, 2016

      hi Mohd

      The TUV500 SUV is likely to be launched in the country by the end of this year or early 2017.

  4. Dr Asif Mohd Khan
    March 3, 2016

    Has tuv500 been launched????????????

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      March 12, 2016

      Hi Asif

      The TUV500 will be launched in the country towards the end of this year or early 2017. Stay tuned to ICN for more updates on the same.

  5. MANJUNATH
    March 13, 2016

    We are working for Mahindra Powerol ( Engine- DG sets) Planned to buy Mahindra TUV 3OO OR TUV 500. But We are expecting in Petrol version.

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      March 13, 2016

      Hi Manjunath

      Mahindra is currently working on a range of petrol engines including 1.5-litre and 1.6-litre units. It is expected that the TUV300 compact SUV with petrol engine will go on sale towards the end of this year or early 2017.

  6. Sanjeev Grover
    April 10, 2016

    Is nuvosport available in petrol version… Shall we go for nuvosport or wait For TUV 500

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      April 29, 2016

      Hi Sanjeev

      The NuvoSport is only available in diesel version, which is a 1.5-litre mHawk unit. There is no official word on the exact launch date of the TUV500, but it is likely to go on sale towards the end of this year or early 2017.

  7. Saransh
    April 22, 2016

    Btw Tuv300 is better. Tuv500 is coming with same concept but will be bulging out from behind. And will give some odd looks :3

  8. DHARMESH KUMAR
    April 27, 2016

    If tuv 500 (1500cc 4cylinders engine) and big size from tuv300 reallly it is great and right choice for indians

  9. ASHISH RAJ
    May 1, 2016

    petrol model availabe in nuvosport

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      May 2, 2016

      Hi Ashish

      The Nuvosport is only available with diesel engine, which is a 1.5-litre mHawk unit.

  10. ghanesh pandit
    May 2, 2016

    isupcoming tuv 500 is 4×4 have or not

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      May 2, 2016

      Hi Ghanesh

      The company hasn’t released any information about the TUV500. The vehicle might get an all-wheel drive system.

  11. ghanesh pandit
    May 2, 2016

    can u tell me about tuv 500 image and new features that have not in tuv 300…….is tuv 500 is look like tuv 300 or different??

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      May 2, 2016

      Hi Ghanesh

      The TUV500 will be a long wheelbase version of the TUV300, which will have similar look to its smaller sibling. The company is yet to released images of this SUV. Stay tuned to ICN for more updates on the same.

  12. Dinesh
    May 6, 2016

    Nice car

  13. Sayed sarfraz
    May 13, 2016

    Hi sir,

    Can I get an exact launch date of Toyota rush

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      May 14, 2016

      Hi Sayed

      There is no official word on the exact launch details about the Toyota Rush. Stay tuned to ICN for more updates on the same.

  14. j k pardhan meerut
    May 21, 2016

    kya tuv 500 october tak lanch ho jayegi sir

    • Editorial Team

      Editorial Team
      May 21, 2016

      Hi JK

      The TUV500 SUV is expected to be launched in the country in 2017. Stay tuned to ICN for more updates on the same.

  15. Tamil
    October 10, 2016

    Mahindra cars is reasonable price,
    Look & quality is also ok,
    But they should reduce maintenance cost.

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