Finally! The wait is over. After the rigorous testing of over 18 months, we finally have the XUV700 here in front of us! Here are the key highlights of the new SUV that has just shed covers!
The New Mahindra Logo
So, Mahindra has finally placed the new logo on the XUV700 and therefore, it becomes the first vehicle to boast the new Mahindra logo which will now be carried forward to other upcoming Mahindra vehicles.
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From the front profile, you might say that it looks more or less like the older XUV500 but when we move to the side profile, oh boy! The Mahindra XUV700’s side profile is definitely better than the older 5b seater SUV. About the rear profile, we have a reworked design with a brand new set of taillamps.
Smart Door Handles
This is why we said the side profile of the XUV700 looks absolutely stunning! The smart door handles give it that Range Rover Velar feel and remain integrated in the body till the time you are driving the car!
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Mercedes Inspired Twin Screen Setup
This is what we have seen in luxury cars only. Mahindra XUV700 happens to be the first car in the affordable segment to have this twin-screen segment and this setup makes the interior look even more premium.
Triple Zone Climate Control
Another feature that makes the XUV700 premium is triple-zone climate control. You can have three different temperature setups inside the cabin and have that feeling of being in an ultra-luxurious SUV!
Mahindra has developed a new system which they have named the Adreno X. This is basically an operating system of the car which will be responsible for handling voice commands. Right from opening the sunroof on your voice command to delivering 3D sound via Sony’s 16 speaker setup! Yes, we just mentioned another reason why this SUV should be your next pick!
Some out-of-the-box features that the Mahindra XUV700 offers are- the largest sunroof in the segment which they have named as the ‘skyroof’, auto-booster headlamps, smart alerts, adaptive cruise control, blind-spot assist, driver drowsiness detection, Autonomous Emergency Braking(AEB), lane keep assist and personalised speed warning system.
Engine & Specs
The MG Gloster rival will sport a brand new 2.0-litre, 4-cylinder mStallion turbo petrol and a 2.2-litre, 4-cylinder mHawk diesel engine. Both the engine produces 188hp while the later generates 183hp. These power figures clearly indicate that this SUV will the most powerful engine in the segment. Just a little comparison with its rival Tata Safari which features a 2.0-litre Kryotec turbo diesel engine that produces just over 168hp. While the MG Hector Plus features a 2.0-litre diesel engine options diesel unit and a 1.5-litre turbo petrol unit. Both motors generate 140hp and 168hp respectively. It will also get a new rival, which is set to launch alongside the XUV700, The Hyundai Alcazar. The Hyundai Alcazar will feature 2.0-litre petrol and a 1.5-litre diesel engine.
Mahindra XUV700 Rivals
The first rival we have here is the MG Hector Plus. Apart from this, we have the Hyundai Alcazar and the Tata Safari who will be actively competing with the new Mahindra SUV!
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