Mahindra XUV700 SUV Added to the Company’s Official Website
The upcoming XUV700 is Mahindra & Mahindra’s next flagship sports utility vehicle and the official replacement for the existing Mahindra XUV500. It’s slated to go on sale in the Indian market later this year, between July and September month.
M&M has recently listed the upcoming XUV700 SUV on its official website in India. Slated to be launched in India later this year, it’s Mahindra’s subsequent flagship SUV and the official replacement for the present Mahindra XUV500. At the moment, the official product page only shows the SUV name announcement video the company released earlier this month, along with a ‘keep me informed’ section to collect customer enquiries for the Vehicle. The company had earlier said it will launch the Mahindra XUV700 SUV in the second quarter of FY2022, which means it will go on sale between July and September 2021.
Now, the new-gen Mahindra XUV700 is built on the company’s new W601 SUV platform, and it is expected to come with classy design and styling, along with a range of smart creature comforts. The company claims that the SUV will come with all the latest world-class active and passive safety features. In fact, the company’s ex-CEO Pawan Goenka has told media that all-new SUVs, in the company’s stable, will be safe enough to at least get a four-star rating from Global NCAP. Talking about the W601 in particular he had mentioned that it will get a five-star rating.
Mahindra XUV700: LED DRLs, ABS with EBD and Many More Features
Based on the spy images we have seen so far, the upcoming XUV700 will come with features like a new grille, LED headlamps with LED daytime running lights, new flush-fitting door handles, new LED taillamps and sportier alloy wheels. On the interior, it will get features like – a large Mercedes-Benz-style single unit screen, which will get split displays for infotainment and instrument cluster. The Spy images have also shown that the cabin trim itself is treated in stitched faux leather inserts, and it comes in a dual-tone black and beige combination. It will also get an optional electronic parking brake, an Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS) along with at least six airbags, Anti-Lock Braking System with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution, ISOFIX child seat mounts, all four disc brakes and more.
Mahindra XUV700 SUV: Engine and Transmission
The Mahindra’s XUV700 SUV will offer both Diesel and Petrol engines in Manual transmission (MT) and Automatic transmissions, along with optional All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) capabilities. The engine details are yet to be announced but we believe it will get and more powerful version of the 2.0-litre petrol engine offered with the new Thar, along with a new 2.0-litre diesel engine.