Mahindra XUV700 To Get Segment-First Smart Door Handles

Mahindra XUV700 the much awaited offering from Mahindra will go on sale in the coming weeks. The new flagship SUV promises to be a tech-packed offering from the Indian automaker with several key features in its class. The automaker teased key SUV features recently, including auto-bolster headlights and a panoramic sunroof. Mahindra has now teased smart door handles on its social media platforms. The automaker claims that this feature will be a premiere in this segment.rnrnMahindra XUV 700 Mahindra XUV 700rnrnThe upcoming XUV700 flagship SUV will replace the XUV500 currently on sale. Mahindra XUV700 will be part of companies plans to introduce nine new models by 2026. They will include the next-generation Scorpio, the five-door Thar, and the all-new Bolero, as well as electric vehicles based on the new Born EV platform.rnrnimg Mahindra XUV 700 Automatic Booster HeadlampsrnrnMahindra XUV700 will continue to be supported by a single platform. Based on previous spy photos, the SUV will come with exterior features like aggressive-looking LED headlights with LED DRLs, a signature chrome grille, larger alloy wheels, C-shaped wraparound LED taillights, and more. Inside, the SUV is expected to have dual displays for the digital console and infotainment system, power-adjustable front seats with memory function, drive modes, engine start and stop, Level 1 autonomous driving, and a panoramic sunroof, among others.rnrnimg Mahindra XUV 700 Interior SpottedrnrnIn terms of mechanics, the new Mahindra XUV700 will likely be offered with a petrol and diesel option. The gas mill could be the new Mahindra 2.0-litre petrol engine M Stallion. The oil burner is expected to be a new 2.0-litre engine that the automaker has been working on. Both engines will likely be paired with a manual along with an optional automatic transmission and optional All-Wheel Drive (AWD). Pricing for the new XUV700 is expected to start at Rs.15 lakh (Ex-Showroom).rnrnRead More: New Mahindra Bolero Neo teased ahead of launch in India