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Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD

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XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Overview

  • Mileage (upto)
    15.1 kmpl
  • Engine (upto)
    2179 cc
  • BHP
  • Transmission
  • Airbags

XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Review

Mahindra & Mahindra is one of the oldest automotive manufacturers and exporters in the Indian car market. Their fleet is incredible and is packed with some of the best selling utility vehicles in the Indian car market. Mahindra XUV 500 SUV is one such outstanding SUV from their fleet and has been doing incredible business in the country, since the time it was launched. This SUV is being offered in three different trims of which two of them are 2WD, while the top end trim in this model lineup is an all wheel drive option. The Mahindra XUV 500 W8 2WD is the mid level trim in this SUV series and has been bestowed with a balanced number of safety and comfort features. The company has done up the exteriors and the interiors of this SUV with style and it is certainly enticing the Indian customers into buying it. The company has fitted this Mahindra XUV 500 W8 2WD SUV with a 2.2-litre mHawk, direct injection diesel engine, which is equipped with a VGT and can displace 2179cc. This dominant diesel engine has the capacity to deliver 140bhp in combination with a whopping 330Nm of maximum torque. This engine is skillfully coupled with a 6-speed manual transmission and has the competence to reach a top speed of 175 kmph. Mahindra XUV 500 apparently gives a mileage of 15.1 kmpl in standard conditions and can reach from 0 – 100 in just about 12.5 seconds. This variant has some top of the line features as well like cruise control, a sophisticated audio system with mounted controls of the power steering wheel, Bluetooth connectivity with phone controls on the steering along with other voice command switches as well. 


The company has given this Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD some very unique features and arresting exteriors. The front facade is stylish with large headlamps that are shaped distinctly along with a modish radiator grille that has a lot of chrome treatment and a prominent logo of the company embossed on it. The front body coloured bumper is broad and masculine with a wide air dam in the center and is flanked by a pair of radiant fog lamps. The rear end of the SUV is edged out well with stylish and chic tail lights. From every angle and every bit, Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD is an outstanding SUV that boasts of aggressive strength and bold curves. Some other significant features are halogen headlamps with multi reflectors and LED turn indicators, which provide a very clear vision to the driver during the night time. The side profile of this SUV is as bold as the front and rear with body coloured door handles and external rear view mirrors. The wheel arches have been equipped with a set of classy 17-inch light alloy wheels, which have been further equipped with tubeless radial tyres of P 235/65 R17 that have a superior road grip on any terrain. The overall dimensions of this SUV are rather spacious and can take in seven people with ease. The overall length of this SUV is 4585mm along with a total width of 1890mm, which also includes the external wing mirrors. This SUV has a total height of 1785mm and a roomy wheel base of 2700mm. The approximate gross weight of this SUV is 2450 kgs, while it has a minimum turning radius of 5.6 meters along with a centrally mounted fuel tank that can take in close to 70 litres of diesel.


On the inside, the interiors of Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD are premium and a mix of sophistication with high technology. The excellence and skilled craftsmanship can be seen in the premium leather upholstery for the seats, which makes the ambiance airy and delightful. The dashboard design is very attractive, while the dual tone theme on the inside just perfects the entire interiors. The centre console is fitted with infotainment console that has many technologically advanced features . The AC vents here is in half rectangular design and the red illumination on the ergonomic panel makes the interiors of this SUV more enhanced and amplified. A hint of chrome on the gear knob and steering wheel leave you speechless. There is also a bit of wooden finish on the centre of the dashboard that is complimented by instrumental cluster that is lightened well. The storage places in the front cabin have been designed well, keeping in mind the high class aesthetics.

Engine and Performance

The company has equipped this Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD with a 2.2-litre, mHawk diesel engine, which has a VGT technology that promises high class performance. The engine has 2179cc of displacement and is capable of churning out maximum power output of 140bhp at 3750 rpm along with maximum torque of 330Nm at the rate of 1600 to 2800 rpm. This engine is further mated with a very inspiring 6-speed manual transmission, which helps the SUV to deliver excellent performance on road. The incredible SUV trim is capable of touching the 100 kmph speed mark in 12.5 seconds and has a top speed of 175 kmph. Talking about the mileage and fuel economy, the engine of this SUV is rather frugal and manages to give out 12 kmpl of mileage on the city roads and 15.1 kmpl of fuel efficiency on the highways.

Braking and Handling

The braking and handling of Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD is very impressive. The braking system of this SUV is enhanced by the presence of disc brakes for the front and rear wheels along with an ABS (anti lock braking system) as well as an EBD (electronic brake force distribution system) and brake assist . The handling of this SUV is further enhanced with its superior suspension system, comprising of McPherson strut type of a mechanism with an anti roll bar for the front axle, while the rear axle gets a multi link type of a mechanism with a similar anti roll bar as well.

Comfort Features

The comfort aspects of this Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD are far more superior and top class. There are plenty of storage spaces like can holders, bottle holders, glove box, magazine holders and chiller make the ride more convenient. The armrests present are wrapped in leather to provide com fort, while the panelized accessory space is very attractive. The seats of this SUV are spacious and very comfortable. The thigh support with extra elevation for the back is marvelous. Besides the comfy seats, the Mahindra XUV 500 W6 2WD comes with ample of boot space as well, which promises to fit in a lot of luggage for your long road trips. the other standard comfort features comprise of air conditioning system with rear AC vents and automatic climate control, power windows, a multi functional power steering wheel with audio controls mounted on it, advanced CD/Mp3 player with radio FM and USB interface, Aux-in and Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control and parking sensors. 

Safety Features

The list of these safety aspects include airbags, ABS, EBD, BA, crash sensors, keyless entry, central locking system, day and night rear view mirror, rear seat belt, and engine immobiliser. All these put together makes this massive SUV, one of the most safe and secure vehicles in its own segment.


Sporty exteriors, comfortable and loaded interiors, power packed diesel engine with a good pick up.


High cost of ownership, mileage can be increased, engine noise and vibrations can be reduced.

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Specifications

ARAI Mileage15.1 kmpl
City Mileage12.0 kmpl
Fuel TypeDiesel
Max Power140bhp@3750rpm
Max Torque330Nm@1600-2800rpm
Engine Description2.2-litre 140bhp 16V mHawk Diesel Engine
Cargo VolumeNo
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Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Features

Multi-function Steering WheelYes
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Automatic Climate ControlYes
Anti Lock Braking SystemYes
Alloy WheelsYes
Fog Lights - FrontYes
Power Windows RearYes
Power Windows FrontYes
Passenger AirbagYes
Driver AirbagYes
Power SteeringYes
Air ConditionerYes

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Engine & Transmission

Engine TypemHawk Diesel Engine
Engine Description2.2-litre 140bhp 16V mHawk Diesel Engine
Engine Displacement(cc)2179
No. of cylinder4
Maximum Power140bhp@3750rpm
Maximum Torque330Nm@1600-2800rpm
Valves Per Cylinder4
Valve ConfigurationDOHC
Fuel Supply SystemDirect Injection
Bore x StrokeNo
Compression RatioNo
Turbo ChargerYes
Super ChargeNo
Transmission TypeNo
Gear Box6 Speed
Drive TypeFWD
Clutch TypeNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Performance & Fuel

Top Speed175 kmph
Acceleration (0-100 kmph)12.5 Seconds
ARAI Mileage (kmpl)15.1
Fuel TypeDiesel
Fuel Tank Capacity (Liters)70

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Suspension System, Steering & Brakes

Front SuspensionMcPherson Type With Anti Roll Bar
Rear SuspensionMulti-Link Type With Anti Roll Bar
Shock Absorbers TypeNo
Steering TypePower
Steering ColumnTilt & Telescopic
Steering Gear TypeRack & Pinion
Turning Radius (wheel base)5.6 meters
Front Brake TypeDisc & Caliper Type
Rear Brake TypeDisc & Caliper Type

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Others

Country of AssemblyNo
Country of ManufactureNo
Warranty TimeNo
Warranty DistanceNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Dimensions & Capacity

Wheel Base2700mm
Gross Weight2450kg
Tyre Size235/65 R17
Tyre TypeTubeless,Radial
Alloy Wheel Size17 Inch
Seating Capacity7
No of Doors5

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Comfort & Convenience

Power SteeringYes
Power Windows-FrontYes
Power Windows-RearYes
One Touch Operating Power WindowsNo
Automatic Climate ControlYes
Air Quality ControlYes
Remote Trunk OpenerYes
Remote Fuel Lid OpenerYes
Low Fuel Warning LightYes
Accessory Power OutletYes
Trunk LightNo
Vanity MirrorNo
Rear Reading LampYes
Rear Seat HeadrestYes
Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYes
Height Adjustable Front Seat BeltsYes
Cup Holders-FrontYes
Cup Holders-RearYes
Rear A/C VentsYes
Heated Seats - FrontNo
Heated Seats - RearNo
Massage SeatsNo
Memory Functions For SeatNo
Seat Lumbar SupportNo
Multi-function Steering WheelYes
Cruise ControlYes
Parking SensorsYes
Autonomous ParkingNo
Navigation SystemNo
Foldable Rear SeatNo
Smart EntryNo
Engine Start/Stop ButtonNo
Drive ModesNo
Glove Box CoolingNo
Bottle HolderNo
Voice ControlNo
Steering Wheel Gearshift PaddlesNo
USB ChargerNo
Steering Mounted TripmeterNo
Central Console ArmrestNo
Tailgate AjarNo
Gear Shift IndicatorNo
Rear CurtainNo
Luggage Hook & NetNo
Battery SaverNo
Lane Change IndicatorNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Interior Features

Air ConditionerYes
Adjustable Steering ColumnYes
Electronic Multi-TripmeterYes
Leather SeatsYes
Fabric UpholsteryNo
Leather Steering WheelYes
Glove CompartmentYes
Digital ClockYes
Outside Temperature DisplayNo
Cigarette LighterYes
Digital OdometerYes
Electric Adjustable SeatsNo
Folding Table in The RearNo
Driving Experience Control EcoNo
Height Adjustable Driving SeatNo
Dual Tone DashboardNo
Ventilated SeatsNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Exterior Features

Adjustable HeadlightsYes
Fog Lights - FrontYes
Fog Lights - RearNo
Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View MirrorYes
Manually Adjustable Ext. Rear View MirrorNo
Electric Folding Rear View MirrorYes
Heated Wing MirrorNo
Rain Sensing WiperYes
Rear Window WiperYes
Rear Window WasherYes
Rear Window DefoggerYes
Wheel CoversNo
Alloy WheelsYes
Power AntennaNo
Tinted GlassYes
Rear SpoilerNo
Removable/Convertible TopNo
Roof CarrierNo
Sun RoofNo
Moon RoofNo
Side StepperNo
Outside Rear View Mirror Turn IndicatorsYes
Intergrated AntennaYes
Chrome GrilleNo
Chrome GarnishNo
Smoke HeadlampsYes
Roof RailNo
Trunk OpenerNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Safety Features

Anti-Lock Braking SystemYes
Parking SensorsYes
Central LockingYes
Speed Sensing Auto Door LockNo
Impact Sensing Auto Door UnlockNo
Brake AssistNo
Power Door LocksNo
Child Safety LocksYes
Anti-Theft AlarmNo
Anti-Pinch Power WindowsNo
Driver AirbagYes
Passenger AirbagYes
Side Airbag-FrontYes
Side Airbag-RearNo
Knee AirbagsNo
Day & Night Rear View MirrorYes
Head-Up DisplayNo
Passenger Side Rear View MirrorYes
Xenon HeadlampsNo
Halogen HeadlampsYes
Rear Seat BeltsYes
Seat Belt WarningYes
Pretensioners & Force Limiter SeatbeltNo
Door Ajar WarningYes
Side Impact BeamsYes
Front Impact BeamsYes
Traction ControlNo
Adjustable SeatsYes
ISOFIX Child Seat MountsNo
KeyLess EntryNo
Tyre Pressure MonitorNo
Vehicle Stability Control SystemYes
Hill Descent ControlNo
Hill AssistNo
Engine ImmobilizerYes
Crash SensorYes
Blind Spot MonitorNo
Centrally Mounted Fuel TankYes
Engine Check WarningNo
Automatic HeadlampsNo
Clutch LockNo
Advance Safety FeaturesHill Hold & Hill Descent Control
Follow Me Home HeadlampsYes
Rear CameraNo
360 View CameraNo
Anti-Theft DeviceYes

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Entertainment Features

Cassette PlayerNo
Cd PlayerYes
CD ChangerNo
DVD PlayerYes
Audio System Remote ControlYes
Speakers FrontYes
Speakers RearYes
Integrated 2DIN AudioNo
Bluetooth ConnectivityNo
USB & Auxiliary inputNo
Touch ScreenNo
Internal StorageNo
No of SpeakersNo
Rear Entertainment SystemNo
Additional FeaturesNo

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Details

Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD TransmissionManual
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD ExteriorAlloy Wheels /n Twin Exhausts /n Front Fog Lamps /n Chrome Scuff Plate For 1st & 2nd Row /n Roof Rails /n Cladding Strips /n Dual Tone Interiors /n Cubic-Printed Central Console With Metal Accents /n Twin-Pod Instrument Cluster /n Glass Embedded Antenna /n
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD SteeringTilt Power Steering
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD TyresTubeless Radial Tyres
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Engine2.2-litre mHawk Diesel Engine
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Comfort & ConvenienceTilt Power Steering /n Telescopic Steering /n Fully Automatic Temperature Control (FATC) /n Leather Upholstery /n Power-Adjustable ORVMs /n Power-Foldable ORVMs /n Centre Armrest With Cup Holders In 2nd Row /n Adjustable Seats Including Height Adjust(Driver's Side) /n Height Adjustable Seat Belts(Front Row) /n Cruise,Audio,Phone Controls & Voice Command Switches On Steering /n Power Windows /n Driver Side Express Down Window /n Remote Tailgate Opening /n Flip-Key With Remote Central Locking /n Reading Lamps /n Conversation Mirror /n Tinted Solar-Reflecting Glass /n Mobile Charging Points /n Rear Wash & Wipe /n Rear Demister /n Follow Me Home Headlamps /n Lead Me To Vehicle Lamps /n Illuminated Key Rings /n Puddle Lamps /n Entry Assist Lamp /n Door Ajar Lamps /n Camping Lamp /n Remote Fuel Lid Opener (Electrically Operated) /n Glove Box With Laptop Holder /n 60:40 Foldable 2nd Row,50:50 3rd Row /n Flat-Foldable 2nd & 3rd Row Seats /n Umbrella Holder /n
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD FuelDiesel
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD Brake SystemABS With EBD
Mahindra XUV500 2011-2015 W8 2WD SafteyDual Airbags(Driver+Passenger) /n Side & Curtain Airbags /n ABS With Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD) /n Electronic Stability Program (ESP) With Rollover Mitigation /n Hill Hold & Hill Descent Control /n Side Impact Beams /n Crumple Zones For Crash Protection /n Tubeless Tyres /n Disc Brake On All Wheels /n

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