Mahindra XUV500 is the company’s third SUV to get the Apple CarPlay.
Mahindra XUV500, the premium SUV from the home-grown carmaker, is now available with Apple CarPlay connectivity system. This feature, however, is exclusively offered on top-end W11 variant of the vehicle. The infotainment system of the W11 trim now supports both Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. After the Marazzo and XUV300, the Mahindra XUV500 is the company’s third SUV to get the Apple CarPlay system.
Besides this, the SUV receives Connected Apps, Emergency Call and Ecosense features. The carmaker hasn’t yet announced prices of the updated W11 variant. The Mahindra XUV500 W11 trim is spread across four variants – W11 AT, W11 O, W11 O AT and W11 O AWD – priced at Rs 18.30 lakh, Rs 17.34 lakh, Rs 18.55 lakh and Rs 18.45 lakh respectively. All prices are ex-showroom, Mumbai. Read – Marazzo Could Be The First Mahindra Car To Get BS6 Engine
Commenting on the updated, Veejay Ram Nakra, Chief of Sales and Marketing – Automotive Division, Mahindra & Mahindra, said, “At Mahindra, our vehicle offers consumers Accessible Technologies. The introduction of Apple CarPlay enhances the convenience & connectivity offered by the XUV500 and will generate a lot of interest among our potential customers. To delight our customers, we will provide this update to existing owners of the W11 variant as well. They can visit a Mahindra authorised workshop to get their infotainment system upgraded with Apple CarPlay.”
Just so you know, the home-grown carmaker is working on the new-generation Mahindra XUV500 that’s reported to get a new 185bhp, 2.0L turbocharged petrol engine. The SUV’s all-new model might make its debut at the 2020 Delhi Auto Expo, followed by its launch.
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