In the 24 hour Speed Endurance Challenge, Mahindra XUV700 set a new national record at the new SUV proving track in Chennai. Each of the 4 XUV700s clocked over 4,000kms in the event. The earlier record was set way back in 2016 at 3161km.
XUV700 Diesel-Manual Variant at Top
The diesel-manual variant topped with 4384.73km followed by the diesel-automatic variant clocking 4256.12km. Then came the petrol-manual variant with 4232.01km followed by the petrol-automatic at 4155.65km.
More Records Broken
XUV700 also broke 80 additional records during the same event. Indian Book of Records has verified the records and EVO India had organized the event. Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India was the regulatory body for the event and it was also observed by the same body.
Mahindra XUV700 Proved Itself
The drivers had to drive the XUV700 for 24-hours continuously. It was one of the toughest tests for them. The stopovers were very quick and only for changing the drivers or fuel refilling. Well-known auto enthusiasts from all around the country participated in the event. This endurance event shows the outstanding capabilities of the XUV700.
What does Velusamy R, Chief of Global Product Development, Mahindra have to say?
- Mahindra conceptualized, developed, and built XUV700 to meet the high endurance standards.
- Done fairly well in the 24-hour Speed Endurance Challenge.
- XUV700 set new national records and new endurance benchmarks and that the company is proud of its product.
- XUV700 achieved this feat at the state-of-the-art Mahindra SUV Proving Track (MSPT).
The market disruptor is setting new headlines daily. It will surely be a game-changer for the auto industry. It not only rivals the cars in its own segment but also challenges the one in the vicinity of its price range. Over 50,000 people have already booked the XUV700. A review video and a detailed review about the pros and cons of the XUV700 will be out soon, stay tuned.