Mahindra is celebrating over 1,00,000 lakh sales unit of XUV500s in less than 3 years since its launch. This SUVs is available at priced above Rs. 10 lakh in India and it is one of the most awarded Car in SUV range won over 25 awards till date like Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) & Dakshin Dare.
The Mahindra XUV500 was launched in September 2011 and designed at Mahindra Research Valley (MRV), a world class research and development facility in Chennai. Cheetah-inspired XUV500 is loaded with clutter breaking styling, world class safety and best in class features. It is very popular 1.7 million plus Facebook fans and more than 9.6 million video views on the YouTube channel. The brand’s soaring popularity also prompted Discovery Channel’s film ‘Inside Out’ on the making of the Mahindra XUV500. It received grate response in India and also in Australia, South Africa, Italy, some South American and African markets, the XUV500 is now poised to make its mark in other international markets.
“This is a proud moment for us, as our first global SUV, the XUV500 has reached a significant milestone of 1 lac sales in just 35 months of its launch. We would like to thank our customers for their support that has enabled the brand to grow from strength to strength. This achievement reaffirms the XUV500’s immense popularity as it rightfully claims the spot of being the only SUV, above Rs. 10 lac, to repeatedly establish new milestones – be it the fastest to reach the 50,000 sales mark in January 2013 or the fastest to achieve the 1,00,000 sales mark now.” said Mr. Pravin Shah, chief executive, automotive division and international operations (AFS), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.