The Swaraj 742 XT is powered by a robust and fuel-efficient diesel engine, typically with a power output of around 42 horsepower. This engine provides ample power for various agricultural tasks.It comes with a smooth and reliable transmission system, often featuring a combination of gears including forward and reverse gears, allowing for easy maneuverability and operation.

Some variants of the Swaraj 742 XT may feature four-wheel drive capability, which enhances traction and stability, particularly useful in challenging terrain conditions.
The tractor is equipped with a PTO system, enabling it to power a wide range of implements such as rotavators, cultivators, and threshers.