Mahindra & Mahindra has revealed that the XUV700 has crossed the 1.5 lakh bookings mark in just over 11 months since its launch in the Indian market. Launched in September final 12 months, the XUV700 has been a runaway success in the nation, because of the host of phase-first options on provide, the a number of powertrains on provide in addition to aggressive pricing.
These elements collectively translated to very large demand for the Mahindra SUV. Some of the phase-first gear that the XUV700 boasts of consists of ADAS performance, reminiscence operate for the powered driver seat, Alexa connectivity, giant twin 10.25-inch screens (infotainment and instrument cluster), flush door handles, all-wheel drive system, and so forth.
Other options on provide with the automobile embrace a panoramic sunroof, twin-zone local weather management, 7 airbags, an digital parking brake, LED headlights and tail lights, and so forth. The SUV may be had with both a 5-seat setup, or a 3-row 7-seat format.
Powering the XUv700 are two engines – a 2.0-litre turbo petrol unit that makes 200 PS and 380 Nm, in addition to a 2.2-litre diesel engine that’s supplied in two states of tune i.e. 155 PS/360 Nm, and 185 PS/420 Nm (450 Nm with AT). These powertrains make it extra highly effective than all its direct rivals together with Tata Harrier & Safari, MG Hector & Hector Plus, and Hyundai Alcazar. Moreover, the XUV700 has one other trick up its sleeve over these rivals in the shape of the non-obligatory all-wheel drive configuration (AWD).
Pricing for the XUV700 at present begins from Rs 13.18 lakh, going all the best way as much as Rs 24.58 lakh (each costs, ex-showroom) for the highest-finish trim.