The second-generation Mahindra XUV500 might make its debut at the Delhi Auto Expo that’s scheduled to begin from 7th February, 2020. The official launch, however, will take place around the 2020 festive season. We have seen bunch of spy pictures of the 2020 Mahindra XUV500 revealing significant changes that will made to its exterior and interior. Read – 2020 Mahindra Thar To Get Petrol Engine And Automatic Gearbox
The 2020 Mahindra XUV500 will carry an all-new front fascia revised with a larger grille, sleeker airdam, newly-designed headlamps and a long hood. Other changes will include roof rails, a shark fin antenna, plush-fitting door handles, new taillamp clusters and a more sculpted tailgate.
Compared to the outgoing model, the 2020 Mahindra XUV500 will longer and wider. The SUV might also ditch the existing platform for an all-new architecture that will also underpin the Ford’s upcoming C-SUV. Read – Mahindra To Launch 6 New SUV In 2020
Interior details of the 2020 Mahindra XUV500 are scanty. Though, it’s likely to be packed with a bunch of new comfort, connectivity and safety features.
Major changes will be made under the hood. The 2020 Mahindra XUV500 will get a new, more powerful 2.0L turbocharged diesel engine pushing out power worth 180bhp. It will meet the new BS6 emission norms that will be enforced from 1st April, 2020. Read – Mahindra-Ford JV Likely to Produce Around 10 New Cars
A new turbocharged petrol engine is also on the cards. The 2020 Mahindra XUV500 might get a new 2.0L gasoline motor delivering a maximum power of 185bhp. Transmission options will include a 6-speed manual and torque convertor automatic unit.