Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M) launched a new petrol variant of its XUV5OO premium SUV today, which is priced at Rs 15.49 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi. The petrol XUV5OO is available in a single ‘G AT’ variant with an automatic transmission, and will be available in select cities with immediate effect.
Under The new XUV5OO G AT is powered by an indigenously-developed 2.2 l, mHawk petrol engine that delivers maximum power of 140 hp, with 320 Nm of peak torque. The petrol variant of the XUV5OO is offered only with a six-speed automatic transmission sourced from AISIN, Japan, which has features like creep function and manual mode option.
Features offered in the new petrol XUV5OO include 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto, cruise control, push button start, passive keyless entry and eight-way adjustable driver seat. Safety features come in the form of dual airbags, ABS with EBD, ESP with rollover mitigation and emergency call. The new XUV5OO G AT also features, static bending headlamps, fully-automatic temperature control, intelligent light sensing headlamps, smart rain sensing wipers, tyre-tronics system and logo projection lamp on outside rear-view mirrors.
Veejay Ram Nakra, Chief of Sales and Marketing, Automotive Division, M&M, said introduction of the XUV5OO G AT petrol variant will excite consumers who have been awaiting a petrol option. The G AT variant delivers impressive performance that has come to be synonymous with the XUV5OO, he added.