Mahindra’s new SUV is brand-named XUV700

Mahindra & Mahindra has unveiled the brand name of its SUV, built on the W601 platform, as XUV700 (pronounced as XUV 7 double ‘Oh’).

The XUV700 is an all new, authentic, global SUV set to redefine benchmarks with its sci-fi technology, spirited performance and first-in-class features, said a press release. It will also come with world-class safety features and offer both diesel and gasoline engines in manual and automatic transmissions along with optional All-Wheel-Drive (AWD) capabilities, added the release.

Mr Veejay Nakra, CEO – Automotive Division, M&M Ltd, said, “The XUV700, one of the most awaited offerings from Mahindra is sure to hit the sweet spot with customers. Built on the new W601 platform, XUV700 marks the beginning of the next generation of sophisticated and authentic Mahindra SUVs which will offer an adrenaline rush like never before.”