Mahindra XUV700 vs MG Hector

Should you buy Mahindra XUV700 or MG Hector? Find out which car is best for you - compare the two models on the basis of their Price, Size, Space, Boot Space, Service cost, Mileage, Features, Colours and other specs. Mahindra XUV700 price starts at Rs 13.99 Lakh ex-showroom for MX (Petrol) and MG Hector price starts Rs 14.95 Lakh ex-showroom for 1.5 Turbo Style (Petrol). XUV700 has 2198 cc (Diesel top model) engine, while Hector has 1956 cc (Diesel top model) engine. As far as mileage is concerned, the XUV700 has a mileage of 17 kmpl (Diesel top model)> and the Hector has a mileage of 15.58 kmpl (Diesel top model).

XUV700 Vs Hector

Key HighlightsMahindra XUV700MG Hector
On Road PriceRs.32,54,168*Rs.25,56,789*
Fuel TypeDieselDiesel
Engine(cc)21981956
TransmissionAutomaticManual
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Mahindra XUV700 vs MG Hector Comparison

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        Mahindra XUV700
        Mahindra XUV700
        Rs26.99 Lakh*
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        • Variant
            MG Hector
            MG Hector
            Rs21.70 Lakh*
            *Ex-showroom Price
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          • AX7 Diesel AT Luxury Pack AWD
            rs26.99 Lakh*
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            rs21.70 Lakh*
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          Basic Information
          On-Road Price in New Delhi
          Rs.32,54,168*
          Rs.25,56,789*
          Finance Available (EMI)
          Rs.63,316/month
          Get EMI offers
          Rs.48,901/month
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          Insurance
          Rs.1,58,713
          XUV700 Insurance
          User Rating
          4.6
          Based on 803 Reviews
          4.4
          Based on 251 Reviews
          Service Cost (Avg. of 5 years)
          -
          Rs.7,013
          Brochure
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          Engine & Transmission
          Engine Type
          Engine type in car refers to the type of engine that powers the vehicle. There are many different types of car engines, but the most common are petrol (gasoline) and diesel engines
          mHAWK (CRDi)
          2.0L Turbocharged Diesel
          Displacement (cc)
          The displacement of an engine is the total volume of all of the cylinders in the engine. Measured in cubic centimetres (cc)
          2198
          1956
          No. of Cylinders
          ICE engines have one or more cylinders. More cylinders typically mean more smoothness and more power, but it also means more moving parts and less fuel efficiency.
          Max Power (bhp@rpm)
          Power dictates the performance of an engine. It's measured in horsepower (bhp) or metric horsepower (PS). More is better.
          182.38bhp@3500rpm
          167.67bhp@2750rpm
          Max Torque (nm@rpm)
          The load-carrying ability of an engine, measured in Newton-metres (Nm) or pound-foot (lb-ft). More is better.
          450Nm@1750-2800rpm
          350Nm@1750-2500rpm
          Valves Per Cylinder
          Valves let air and fuel into the cylinders of a combustion engine. More valves typically make more power and are more efficient.
          4
          4
          Turbo Charger
          A device that forces more air into an internal combustion engine. More air can burn more fuel and make more power. Turbochargers utilise exhaust gas energy to make more power.
          Yes
          -
          Transmission Type
          Automatic
          Manual
          Gear Box
          6-Speed
          6-Speed
          Mild Hybrid
          -
          No
          Drive Type
          Fuel & Performance
          Fuel Type
          Diesel
          Diesel
          Mileage ARAI (kmpl)
          16.57
          15.58
          Fuel Tank Capacity (Litres)
          60
          60
          Emission Norm Compliance
          BS VI 2.0
          BS VI 2.0
          Top Speed (kmph)
          162.41
          195
          Suspension, Steering & Brakes
          Front Suspension
          McPherson Strut Independent Suspension with FSD and Stabilizer bar
          Mcpherson strut + coil springs
          Rear Suspension
          Multi-Link Independent Suspension with FSD Stabilizer bar
          Beam assemble + coil spring
          Steering Type
          -
          Power
          Steering Column
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Tilt & Telescopic
          Front Brake Type
          Ventilated Disc
          Disc
          Rear Brake Type
          Solid Disc
          Disc
          Top Speed (Kmph)
          162.41
          195
          Braking (100-0kmph)
          37.65m
          verified
          -
          Tyre Size
          235/60 R18
          215/55 R18
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          Tubeless, Radial
          Braking (80-0 kmph)
          22.19m
          verified
          -
          Alloy Wheel Size Front (Inch)
          -
          18
          Alloy Wheel Size Rear (Inch)
          -
          18
          Dimensions & Capacity
          Length (mm)
          The distance from a car's front tip to the farthest point in the back.
          4695
          4699
          Width (mm)
          The width of a car is the horizontal distance between the two outermost points of the car, typically measured at the widest point of the car, such as the wheel wells or the rearview mirrors
          1890
          1835
          Height (mm)
          The height of a car is the vertical distance between the ground and the highest point of the car. It can decide how much space a car has along with it's body type and is also critical in determining it's ability to fit in smaller garages or parking spaces
          1755
          1760
          Wheel Base (mm)
          Distance from the centre of the front wheel to the centre of the rear wheel. A longer wheelbase is better for stability and also allows more passenger space on the inside.
          2829
          2760
          Seating Capacity
          7
          5
          Boot Space (Litres)
          240
          587
          No. of Doors
          5
          5
          Comfort & Convenience
          Power SteeringYesYes
          Power Windows FrontYesYes
          Power Windows RearYesYes
          Automatic Climate Control
          2 Zone
          Yes
          Air Quality Control
          -
          Yes
          Accessory Power OutletYesYes
          Remote Horn & Light Control
          -
          Yes
          Vanity Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Rear Reading LampYesYes
          Rear Seat HeadrestYesYes
          Adjustable HeadrestYesYes
          Rear Seat Centre Arm RestYesYes
          Height Adjustable Front Seat Belts
          -
          Yes
          Cup Holders FrontYesYes
          Cup Holders RearNoYes
          Rear AC VentsYesYes
          Seat Lumbar SupportYes
          -
          Multifunction Steering WheelYesYes
          Cruise ControlYesYes
          Parking Sensors
          Rear
          Front & Rear
          Real-Time Vehicle Tracking
          -
          Yes
          Foldable Rear Seat
          -
          60:40 Split
          Engine Start Stop ButtonYesYes
          Glove Box Cooling
          -
          Yes
          Bottle Holder
          Front & Rear Door
          Front & Rear Door
          Voice Command
          -
          Yes
          USB Charger
          Front & Rear
          Front & Rear
          Central Console Armrest
          With Storage
          Yes
          Tailgate Ajar
          -
          Yes
          Hands-Free Tailgate
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Passive Keyless Entry, Vanity Mirror illumination
          Sunroof Control From Touch screen, Remote Sunroof Open/Close, 100+ Voice Coands to Control Sunroof, AC, Navigation & More, Voice Coands to Control Ambient Lights, All Windows & Sunroof Open By Remote Key
          Memory Function Seats
          Driver's Seat Only
          -
          One Touch Operating Power Window
          Driver's Window
          Driver's Window
          Drive Modes
          4
          No
          Voice assisted sunroofYes
          -
          Air ConditionerYesYes
          HeaterYesYes
          Adjustable SteeringYesYes
          KeyLess EntryYesYes
          Ventilated Seats
          -
          Yes
          Height Adjustable Driver Seat
          -
          Yes
          Electric Adjustable Seats
          Front
          Front
          Automatic HeadlampsYesYes
          Follow Me Home HeadlampsYesYes
          Interior
          Tachometer
          A tachometer shows how fast the engine is running, measured in revolutions per minute (RPM). In a manual car, it helps the driver know when to shift gears.
          YesYes
          Leather Steering WheelYesYes
          Leather Wrap Gear Shift SelectorYes
          -
          Glove Compartment
          It refers to a storage compartment built into the dashboard of a vehicle on the passenger's side. It is used to store vehicle documents, and first aid kit among others.
          YesYes
          Digital OdometerYes
          -
          Dual Tone Dashboard
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          6-Way Power seat with Memory and Welcome retract, Intelli Control, Smart Clean Zone, Co-driver Ergo lever
          Front & Rear Metallic Scuff Plates, Leather* Door Armrest & Dashboard Insert
          Digital Cluster
          Full
          Yes
          Digital Cluster Size (Inch)
          10.25
          7
          Upholstery
          Leatherette
          Leatherette
          Ambient Light Colour
          -
          8
          Exterior
          Available ColorsElectic Blue DtDazzling Silver DtMidnight Black DtEverest White DtRed Rage DtXUV700 ColorsHavana GreyCandy White With Starry BlackStarry BlackAurora SilverGlaze RedDune BrownCandy White+2 MoreHector Colors
          Body Type
          Adjustable HeadlightsYesYes
          Power Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
          Power-adjustable exterior rear view mirror is a type of outside rear view mirror that can be adjusted electrically by the driver using a switch or buttons.
          YesYes
          Electric Folding Rear View Mirror
          It refers to a vehicle's mirrors opening and closing at the touch of a button.
          -
          Yes
          Headlamp Washers
          Refers to water jets that clean the headlights. This is beneficial when driving in the rain, or in muddy conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Rain Sensing Wiper
          It refers to a water/moisture sensor that automatically starts the wiper when it rains or water is splashed onto the car's windshield. It is a feature that aids both convenience and safety.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Wiper
          It is a single wiper used to clear the rear windshield of dust and water. It can be used by itself or with a washer that sprays water.
          YesYes
          Rear Window Washer
          It is the sprayer/water dispenser located near the rear windshield that works with the rear wiper to clean the glass.
          -
          Yes
          Rear Window Defogger
          Rear window defoggers use heat to increase the temperature of the rear windshield to clear any fogging up of the glass caused by weather conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Wheel CoversNoYes
          Alloy Wheels
          Refers to lightweight wheels made of metals such as aluminium. Available in multiple designs, they are used to enhance the look of a vehicle.
          YesYes
          Rear Spoiler
          A rear spoiler is used to increase downforce on the rear end of the vehicle. In most cars however, they're used simply for looks.
          YesYes
          Sun Roof
          A sunroof is a glass panel on the roof of the vehicle. It can either be just over the front seats or extend further backward towards the rear.
          YesYes
          Outside Rear View Mirror Turn Indicators
          It refers to an additional turn indicator located on the outside mirror of a vehicle. It warns both oncoming and following traffic.
          YesYes
          Integrated Antenna
          -
          Yes
          Dual Tone Body Colour
          Cars with dual-tone body colours have two paint colours applied, usually where one colour is used heavily while the other is a contrast applied only to parts like the roof and outside mirrors.
          -
          No
          Projector Headlamps
          Projector headlights are high-performance headlights that use a special lens to focus the headlight beam better, improving visibility.
          -
          Yes
          Halogen Headlamps
          -
          Yes
          Cornering Headlamps
          Cornering headlamps either refer to headlights that turn slightly with your steering input or a secondary light within the headlight cluster that switches on when your steering is turned. Like cornering fog lamps, this feature improves visibility while turning.
          Yes
          -
          Cornering Foglamps
          Cars with this feature will automatically switch on their fog lamps when the steering is turned, to improve visibility at the front corners of the car.
          -
          Yes
          Roof Rail
          Roof rails are parts attached to a car's roof that can either enhance a car's styling or be used to carry luggage carriers. Not all roof rails are designed to take loads and if they are, they have strict weight limits.
          YesYes
          Lighting
          LED Headlights,DRL's (Day Time Running Lights),LED Tail lamps
          LED Headlights
          LED DRLs
          LED daytime running lights (DRL) are not to be confused with headlights. The intended purpose is to help other road users see your vehicle better while adding to the car's style.
          Yes
          -
          LED Headlights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the main headlamp. LEDs provide a bright white beam, making night driving safer.
          YesYes
          LED Taillights
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the taillamps.
          YesYes
          LED Fog Lamps
          Refers to the use of LED lighting in the fog lamp. A fog lamp is placed low on the bumper to help illuminate the road and surrounding area enhancing safety in foggy/rainy conditions.
          -
          Yes
          Additional Features
          Electric Smart Door handles, Air dam, Roof lamp for 1st and 2nd row, LED Clear-view Headlamps with Auto Booster, Diamond Cut Alloy, Front & Rear LED sequential turn indicators
          Floating Light Turn Indicators
          Fog Lights
          Front
          Front
          Antenna
          -
          Shark Fin
          Sunroof
          Panoramic
          Dual Pane
          Boot Opening
          -
          Automatic
          Tyre Size
          235/60 R18
          215/55 R18
          Tyre Type
          Tubeless, Radial
          Tubeless, Radial
          Safety
          Anti Lock Braking SystemYesYes
          Brake Assist
          -
          Yes
          Central LockingYesYes
          Child Safety LocksYesYes
          Anti Theft Alarm
          -
          Yes
          No. of Airbags
          7
          6
          Driver AirbagYesYes
          Passenger AirbagYesYes
          Side Airbag FrontYesYes
          Side Airbag RearNoNo
          Day Night Rear View Mirror
          -
          Yes
          Seat Belt Warning
          -
          Yes
          Door Ajar Warning
          -
          Yes
          Traction Control
          -
          Yes
          Tyre Pressure MonitorYesYes
          Engine Immobilizer
          -
          Yes
          Electronic Stability ControlYesYes
          Advance Safety Features
          Continuous Digital Video Recording, Electronic Park Brake
          Front & Rear Defogger, Trumpet Horn,
          Rear Camera
          -
          With Guidedlines
          Anti Theft Device
          -
          Yes
          Speed Alert
          -
          Yes
          Speed Sensing Auto Door LockYesYes
          Knee Airbags
          Driver
          -
          Isofix Child Seat MountsYes
          -
          Pretensioners And Force Limiter Seatbelts
          -
          Driver and Passenger
          Blind Spot MonitorYes
          -
          Geo Fence Alert
          -
          Yes
          Hill AssistYesYes
          Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
          -
          Yes
          360 View CameraYesYes
          Curtain AirbagYesYes
          Electronic Brakeforce DistributionYesYes
          ADAS
          Forward Collision WarningYesYes
          Automatic Emergency Braking
          -
          Yes
          Traffic Sign RecognitionYes
          -
          Lane Departure WarningYesYes
          Lane Keep AssistYesYes
          Driver Attention WarningYes
          -
          Adaptive Cruise ControlYesYes
          Adaptive High Beam AssistYes
          -
          Rear Cross Traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
          -
          Yes
          Advance Internet
          Live Location
          -
          Yes
          Engine Start Alarm
          -
          Yes
          Remote Vehicle Status Check
          -
          Yes
          Digital Car Key
          -
          Yes
          Hinglish Voice Commands
          -
          Yes
          Navigation With Live TrafficYesYes
          Send POI to Vehicle From App
          -
          Yes
          Live Weather
          -
          Yes
          E-Call & I-CallNo
          -
          Over the Air (OTA) Updates
          -
          Yes
          Google / Alexa ConnectivityYes
          -
          SOS ButtonYes
          -
          RSAYes
          -
          Over Speeding Alert
          -
          Yes
          In Car Remote Control App
          -
          Yes
          Smartwatch App
          -
          Yes
          Valet ModeYes
          -
          Remote AC On/Off
          -
          No
          Remote Door Lock/Unlock
          -
          Yes
          Inbuilt APPs
          -
          MG Discover App
          Entertainment & Communication
          RadioYesYes
          Audio System Remote Control
          -
          Yes
          Speakers FrontYesYes
          Speakers RearYesYes
          Integrated 2DIN AudioYesYes
          Wireless Phone ChargingYesYes
          USB And Auxiliary Input
          -
          Yes
          Bluetooth ConnectivityYesYes
          Wifi Connectivity
          -
          Yes
          Touch ScreenYesYes
          Touch Screen size (Inch)
          10.25
          14
          Connectivity
          Android Auto, Apple CarPlay
          -
          Android AutoYesYes
          Apple Car PlayYesYes
          No. of Speakers
          12
          4
          Additional Features
          Amazon Alexa Built-in, Wireless Android Auto & Apple Carplay, Adrenox Connect with 1 year free subscription, Personalized Safety Alerts, 3D Audio with 12 Speakers
          35.56cm HD Portrait Infotainment System, Premium Sound System By Infinity, Subwoofer & Amplifier, Wireless Android Auto & Apple CarPlay, 8 Speakers + Tweeters, I- Smart Features( Digital Bluetooth Key With Key Sharing Function, Sunroof Control From Touchscreen, Anti Theft Iobilisation, Remote Car Lock/Unlock, Remote Sunroof Open/Close, Remote Car Light Flashing & Honking, Audio, AC & Mood Light in Car Remote Control in i-SmartApp, 100+ Voice Coands to Control Sunroof, AC, Navigation & More, Voice Coands to Control Ambient Lights, 50+ Hinglish Voice Coands, Chit Chat Voice Interaction, jioSaavn Online Music App, Online Navigation With Live Traffic, MG Discover App (Restaurant, Hotels & Things to Do Search, Navigation Voice Guidance in 5 Indian Languages, Navigation Group Travelling Mode, On the Go Live Weather & AQI Updates, Park+ App to Discover and Book Parking, Shortpedia News App, Birthday Wish on Headunit(With Customisable Date option), Customisable Lock Screen Wallpaper, Live Location Sharing & Tracking, Critical Type Pressure Voice Alert, Smart Drive Information, MG Weather, Engine Start Alarm, Low Battery Alert at Ignition On, Vehicle Overspeed Alert With Customisable Speed Limit, Find My Car, Vehicle Status Check On App, Geo-Fence, Send POI to Vehicle From App, E-Call(Safety), I-Call(Convenience), I-Smart App For Smart Watch, Wi-Fi Connectivity(Home Wi-Fi/Mobile hotspot), Over The Air (OTA) Updates
          Usb Ports
          USB in 1 row C-Type in 2nd row
          1st and 2nd Row Fast Charging
          Inbuilt Apps
          -
          Jio Saavn
          Tweeter
          -
          4
          Subwoofer
          -
          No
          Rear Touch Screen SizeNo
          -
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          Pros and Cons

          • Pros
          • Cons

            Mahindra XUV700

            • Lot of variants and powertrain options
            • Very capable engine options
            • AWD with diesel engine
            • Ride quality is very comfortable
            • Impressive infotainment experience
            • Long safety list, with 7 airbags
            • ADAS has been tuned for Indian road conditions

            MG Hector

            • Feels and looks more premium inside and out
            • Generous cabin space, comfortable for even taller passengers
            • Loaded with more tech
            • Safety kit boosted by the inclusion of ADAS
            • A refined petrol engine with comfortable ride quality

            Mahindra XUV700

            • Not a fun to drive SUV
            • Petrol engine gives effortless power, but not exciting
            • Some quality issue in the cabin
            • Strange missing features like auto-dimming IRVM
            • Boot space behind 3rd row

            MG Hector

            • Its styling could seem too blingy to some buyers
            • Has lost out on the mild-hybrid tech; still no diesel-auto combo
            • Its electronics could have been more responsive
            • Should have had better contoured seats and underthigh support at the rear

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          Which car is cheaper between Mahindra XUV700 and MG Hector?

          Mahindra XUV700 price starts at Rs 13.99 Lakh & MG Hector price starts at Rs 14.95 Lakh in New Delhi. Mahindra XUV700 is cheaper between these two cars.

          Which car has good mileage Mahindra XUV700 and MG Hector?

          The mileage of XUV700 is 16.57 kmpl in New Delhi & The mileage of Hector is 15.58 kmpl in New Delhi. Mahindra XUV700 gives better mileage than MG Hector.
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