Mahindra XUV700 is one of the most popular SUVs in its segment. It competes with cars like Tata Safari, MG Hector Plus, Hyundai Alcazar in the segment. It received an overwhelming response from the customer and there was a long waiting period on the SUV. Even now, the waiting period on certain variants are longer than any of its competitors. The main reason why XUV700 became a popular SUV is because of its premium looks, features and competitive pricing. It is the most technologically advanced vehicle ever built by Mahindra. It is available in MX and AX series and here we have a detailed walkaround video of AX3 variant of XUV700.
The video has been uploaded by The Car Show on their YouTube channel. In this video, vlogger shows AX3 diesel automatic variant of Mahidra XUV700. Video shows all the features that the SUV offers on the outside and inside. The AX3 is a mid-variant of the popular SUV and it comes with decent number of features. Starting with the front, the grille remains the same as rest of variants with gloss black and aluminium inserts in it. The headlamps are halogen units but, it does come with LED DRLs and turn indicators. The lower part of the bumper also gets the fog lamp which is an LED unit. Lower variants do not get fog lamps from factory.
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Coming to the side profile, the SUV gets flush fitting door handles, 17 inch steel rims, blacked out ORVMs with integrated LED turn indicators, roof rails and so on. At the rear, the AX3 offers roof mounted spoiler, rear defogger and a rear windscreen wiper. The tail lamps are LED units and there are couple of reverse parking sensors on the bumper but, no rear parking camera.
As we move in, the cabin of the AX3 XUV700 looks decent in terms of features. It does not offere the ADAS and panoramic sunroof which is quite popular among buyers but, it still has a decent list of features. Starting with the door. The door is finished in dual-tone. The dashboard and door pads are all hard plastics. There is a touchscreen infotainment system and a fully digital instrument cluster like we seen in the higher models. The steering wheel has controls for the infotainment system but, it does not come with cruise control. There are LED cabin lights on the roof. The seats are fabric and there is an armrest for the driver. There a multiple storage compartments on the center console and the glove box is also deep.
As there is no reverse parking camera, the MID shows the parking sensors only when the reverse gear is engaged. There is ample space for passengers in the second row and like some variants, AX3 does not offer a third row seat. This offers a large boot space but, it does not get any parcel tray. The ex-showroom price of AX3 model of Mahindra XUV700 is around Rs 17.91 lakh, ex-showroom for the diesel automatic variant.
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