One of the most popular SUVs currently on sale in India, the Mahindra XUV500 received a facelift in April 2018. Mahindra launched the XUV500 for the first time in the year 2011 and it is the company's flagship model for India. The SUV received its midlife facelift in the year 2015. The latest update of the Mahindra XUV500 sees the SUV getting subtle cosmetic changes with the inclusion of new features and an upgraded engine under its sleeve. The price of the 2018 Mahindra XUV500 has been kept in the range of Rs 12.32 lakh to Rs 17.48 lakh (both prices, ex-showroom, Delhi). The 2018 Mahindra XUV500 primarily rivals against the likes of the Tata Nexa, Hyundai Creta and Jeep Compass.