Mahindra XUV500 to get Apple CarPlay on top trim


According to the Mahindra website, the XUV500 will be offered with Apple CarPlay from May 31, 2019. The feature will be available on the top-spec W11(O) trim only.

The W11(O) variant comes equipped with a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system and offers Android Auto connectivity. Other features include Connected Apps, electric sunroof, brake energy regeneration, puddle lamps and 18-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels.

The XUV500 is powered by a 2.2-litre, 4-cylinder diesel engine that produces 153 BHP @ 3,750 rpm and 360 Nm of torque @ 1,750-2,800 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed automatic transmission, while all-wheel drive is available as an option.

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