Toyota Innova Crysta Vs. Mahindra XUV500

Dev Jaising
Written by Dev Jaising

So, one is India’s favourite MPV while the other is India’s favourite SUV. The Innova has dominated the utility vehicle space for a long time with new competition not even coming close to its popularity and reliability. The XUV500 on the other hand killed the D1 segment sedans and stands as the best selling model in the price range.

So, what should you buy? The comfortable workhorse Innova Crysta, or the XUV500? Here’s a quick comparo.

Toyota Innova Crysta Mahindra XUV500
Price (ex-showroom Mumbai) Rs. 13.84-20.78 Lakh Rs. 11.97-17.81 Lakh
Dimesnions 4735x1830x1795 4585x1890x1785
Whelbase 2750 2700
Engine 2.4/2.8L 2.2L
Power 150/174 Hp 140Hp
Torque 343/360 Nm 330Nm
Transmission 5-MT/6-AT 6 MT/AT
Mileage 15.10-14.29 kmpl 16 kmpl
Fuel tank capacity 55L 70L

About the author

Dev Jaising

Dev Jaising

Since his dad was an automobile dealer, Dev Jaising has grown up around cars and bikes. He runs an organic farm and uses this medium to express his love for nature & fresh produce.

Loves driving cars, with a special soft corner for classic vintages (they don't make them like that anymore). Road trip fanatic and hopes to ride a Royal Enfield all the way to Ladakh, someday!

"4 wheels move a body, 2 wheels move the soul"