Mahindra To Discontinue XUV500 After The Launch Of XUV700.

Mahindra just disclosed the name of their new SUV, it will be known as the XUV700. Prior the SUV was known by its codename W601. It is scheduled to dispatch in Quarter 2 of FY22. Prior, it was expected that the W601 will supplant the current XUV500. In any case, on the grounds that the SUV has been dedicated to XUV 700, it implies that it will be situated over the current XUV500. Mahindra likewise revealed that they will be briefly stopping the XUV500 once the XUV700 is dispatched. The data was shared on Twitter.

The XUV500 was perhaps the main SUV from Mahindra after the Scorpio as it sold like hot cakes when it was first dispatched 10 years back. Suspending the car after XUV700 will leave a huge hole in Mahindra’s line-up. There is a likelihood that the 2021 Scorpio may occur of the XUV500 however the ‘XUV500‘ identification is too enormous to be voided. Note that the tweet said incidentally ending. In this way, the XUV500 will make a rebound, we simply don’t know in what structure.

Company’s these days have begun keeping their old vehicles marked down. Honda did it with the fourth-era City, Ford did it with the Fiesta and even Hyundai did it with the i10. In this way, there is a likelihood that the XUV 500 returns at a lower cost and with fewer variations.


There is additionally a likelihood that Mahindra re-dispatches the XUV500 as a 5-seater in the Indian market. Numerous makers are following this pattern too. Hyundai has the Creta and the Alcazar which depend on one another. There is the MG Hector and Hector Plus. Indeed, Tata as of late dispatched the Safari which is a 7-seater form of the Harrier.

Something else to note is that the XUV500 is currently 10 years of age. The car has been updated on various occasions. It improved inside with delicate touch materials and it was likewise refreshed to consent to the new accident test standards. Mahindra even redesigned the driving force of the XUV500 to follow the stricter BS6 emanation standards. Yet, there is just such a lot that the maker can do before the model begins to look and feel dated before the more present-day rivals.


The XUV500 was the primary SUV from the local maker before XUV700 to have a monocoque suspension with a front-wheel-drive design. The plan of the SUV was enlivened by Cheetah and that appeared on the SUV. The plan was forceful and individuals adored the street presence that the XUV500 had the option to offer.

It offered some first-in-portion includes that nobody had heard around then. Indeed, even now the XUV500 is viewed as very exceptional. It was offered as a 7-seater which made it ideal for families. The entirety of this joined offered a huge incentive for cash offering from Mahindra and that was the motivation behind why the XUV500 was a success in the Indian market. It was the XUV500 that caused the introduction of the XUV line-up. We saw the XUV300 which is a reduced SUV and now Mahindra will dispatch the XUV700 which is required to be a more superior contribution.