Mahindra launches ‘cheaper’ XUV700 SUV, AX7 Smart variant soon to reduce waiting period; How much does it cost?
Waiting Period For XUV700: The new AX7 Smart variant will also give SUV customers who have already booked the SUV the option to ‘switch’ to the AX7 Smart variant. The company is introducing new variants to reduce the waiting period.
Will launch the new AX7 smart variant
Option to switch to a new type for those who have already booked
Waiting period will be reduced
Leading automobile company Mahindra & Mahindra will soon expand the lineup of its flagship XUV700 SUV. The company is all set to launch a new AX7 smart variant for this luxury SUV. According to media reports, the new AX7 Smart variant will be cheaper than the top variant AX7 Luxury trim. However, due to the low cost, it will not have some features with ADAS (Advanced Driver Assistance System). Due to the current shortage of semiconductor chips, the company is introducing a new variant to reduce the waiting period. This is because the top AX7 Luxury trim variant of the XUV700 is the most sought after. As a result, the waiting period has been extended to 10 months. The new AX7 Smart variant will also give customers who have already booked the option to switch to the AX7 Smart variant.
New xuv700 ax7 Smart variant Features
The company did not use any chips and semiconductors in it. As a result, some features are missing. The exterior of the new Mahindra XUV700 AX7 Smart Pack features auto booster headlamps, all-LED lighting, 18-inch diamond cut alloy wheels, electrically adjustable ORVM and smart door handles. In the interior, it will have a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay connectivity, a 10.25-inch digital instrument console, cruise control and a panoramic sunroof. For safety, it will have 6 airbags, ABS with EBD, Isofix seat mount, cornering lamp and 360-degree camera.
Engine & Transmission –
The XUV700 SUV is available in both petrol and diesel engine variants – 2.0-liter turbo petrol (200 PS) and 2.2-liter diesel (155 PS / 185 PS). Has arrived. Both engines offer 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic gearbox. So, the top AX7 diesel automatic variant of the SUV comes with an all-wheel-drive option.
Waiting Period For XUV700
The new Smart variant will not have the ADAS feature, as it requires a lot of semiconductor chips. Due to the current shortage of semiconductor chips, the company is introducing new variants to reduce the delivery time. The new variant will help reduce the waiting period of the top trim AX7. Currently there is a waiting period of 8 to 10 months. Notably, customers who have already booked the XUV700 can switch to the new AX7 Smart variant. The Mahindra XUV700 starts at Rs 12.49 lakh (ex-showroom), while the top-spec variant goes up to Rs 22.99 lakh (ex-showroom). So, the price of this new AX7 Smart variant is expected to be 70 to 80 thousand less than the AX7 L.