Mahindra launched the XUV700, a compact SUV that’s set to exchange the growing older XUV500 (2011-2021) whereas introducing the model’s new brand and identification. The brand new mannequin brings trendy design and know-how at an reasonably priced value ranging from ₹1,199,000 lakh ($16,168) in India. Opponents within the native market embody the Hyundai Alcazar, MG Hector Plus, and Tata Safari.
The XUV700 is the primary car to put on Mahindra‘s new “Twin Peaks” brand that might be utilized in all passenger autos. On the entrance, the lighting signature has been advanced in comparison with its predecessor, with the C-shaped LED items merging with the brand new grille. There’s additionally a cleaner design for the profile with flush door handles and a extra sculpted rear finish with an built-in roof spoiler.
The SUV is predicated on the W601 platform, measuring 4,695 x 1,890 x 1,755 mm (184.8 x 74.4 x 69 inches) with a 2,750 mm (108.3 inches) wheelbase. The inside is on the market in five- and seven-seat configurations with a modernized dashboard. This contains two 10,25 inch screens for the digital cockpit (8-inch and 7-inch for the bottom spec), a brand new infotainment system with Amazon Alexa compatibility, a multifunction steering wheel, and a drive mode selector.
Tools contains many ADAS techniques like adaptive cruise management, visitors signal recognition, and high-beam help, whereas for audiophiles there’s a 12-speaker 445W sound system by Sony.
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The Mahindra XUV700 is on the market with each gasoline and diesel engines, and elective all-wheel-drive. The turbocharged four-cylinder 2.0-liter petrol produces 197 hp (147 kW / 200 PS) and 380 Nm (280 lb-ft) and might be mixed with both a six-speed guide or a six-speed automated gearbox. The two.2-liter turbodiesel might be had with 153 hp (114 kW / 155 PS) and 360 Nm (266 lb-ft) of torque, or with 182 hp (136 kW / 185 PS) and 450 Nm (332 lb-ft).
The XUV700 is already accessible to order in India, whereas sooner or later it’s anticipated to be exported in different international markets as nicely.