Mahindra XUV700 has created a lot of buzz around it with its pricing and features. While the features of the new SUV have been revealed, Mahindra has not yet revealed the prices of all the variants. Now, the variant wise pricing of the XUV700 has been leaked online. It is important to note that these are not the official prices released by Mahindra.
As we know, the XUV700 will be offered as a 5-seater as well as a 7-seater. From the leaked list we can also see there will also be an all-wheel-drive available with both petrol and diesel engine depending on the seating option a person chooses. We already know that both the engines will be offered with an automatic transmission also. The most affordable variant of the XUV700 will be priced at Rs. 11.99 lakhs while the most expensive one will cost Rs. 21.69 lakhs ex-showroom.
There are five variants on offer, namely MX, AX3, AX5, AX5(O) and AX7. The five-seater version will be offered in MX, AX3, AX5 and AX5(O). The top-end AX7 variant will not be offered with the five-seater version. However, you would be able to get the all-wheel-drive powertrain with the AX5 AT Diesel and the AX5(O) AT Petrol and Diesel. The base MX variant will not get the automatic transmission.
The seven-seater version will be offered in MX, AX5, AX5(O) and AX7. There will be no AX3 variant on offer and there will be no manual gearbox on offer with the base variant. The all-wheel-drive powertrain will be offered from the AX5 AT variant. The AX7 AT Petrol Std. and Opt. will also get an option of all-wheel drive. For some reason, You cannot get the all-wheel-drive powertrain with the diesel engine if you get the 7-seater version as per the leaked information.
Engines and gearboxes
Mahindra is offering the XUV700 with a 2.0-litre turbocharged mStallion petrol engine and a 2.2-litre mHawk diesel engine. Both the engines will be offered with a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed Aisin sourced torque converter automatic transmission.
The diesel engine will be offered in two states of tune. The base MX variant will get the lower state of tune in which the engine puts out 155 PS of max power and 360 Nm of peak torque. It will be offered only with a manual gearbox. In the higher variants, the engine produces 185 PS of max power and 420 Nm of peak torque. If you opt for the automatic transmission then the torque output is increased to 450 Nm.
The petrol engine is relatively simple. It gets only a single state of tune in which it puts out 200 PS of max power and 380 Nm of peak torque. So, even if you opt for the base variant, you are getting the most powerful engine in the segment. Having said that, the base variant will not be offered with an automatic transmission. As we already know, both the engines will also come with all-wheel drive options and the diesel engine will also get four driving modes, namely Zip, Zap, Zoom and Custom.