Mahindra will launch the new Scorpio tomorrow in the Indian car market. The updated SUV gets comprehensive makeovers to both exteriors and interiors. We reported earlier about the variants to be offered with the new Scorpio models and now, the official details and features of the car have been leaked ahead of its launch. [Clear pictures of New Mahindra Scorpio]
The new Mahindra Scorpio will continue to be powered by the same diesel engines that power the previous model. It is propelled by the same 2.5-litre, 4-cylinder m2DiCr and the 2.2-litre mHawk diesel engine. Available in six variants- S2, S4, S6, S6 Plus, S8 and S10, the base model gets the 2.5L m2DiCr engine and rest powered by 2.2-litre mHawk motor. [New Mahindra Scorpio Interiors]
New Mahindra Scorpio Variants and Prices
S2: 7.98 lakh
S4: 8.60 lakh
S6: 9.77 lakh
S8: 10.8 lakh
S10: 11.46 lakh
Mahindra Scorpio S2- The base variant is equipped with basic equipments like power steering, power windows, fabric upholstery, 15-inch steel wheels, air conditioner, etc. Nothing on passengers’ entertainment and connectivity are on offer. It also lacks important safety and security features like airbags, ABS and others.
Mahindra Scorpio S4- Along with the features that are accessible in the lower spec models, this variant sports tilt adjustable steering wheel. Its flared wheel arches have been fitted to 17-inch steel wheels. Like the base variant, this model also misses out on entertainment and important safety and security features.
Mahindra Scorpio S6- This is the mid-level variant in its model series and is equipped with good amount of features. Unlike lower spec models, the S6 trim gets 2-DIN music system for passengers’ entertainment. It sports sliding middle row seats, rear wiper and defogger, body coloured bumpers, door handles and bumpers, rear spoiler, etc.
S6 Plus- This variant has all the features that are available in the S6 trim. Importantly, this model has dual airbags as safety features which are missing in above variants.
Mahindra Scorpio S8- It features front fog lamps for clear visibility in foggy weather, electrically adjustable outside rear view mirrors, projector headlamps, silver skid plate and voice assisted system. Its wheel arches have been fitted to newly designed 17-inch alloy wheels. For passengers’ safety and security, this variant gets rear parking sensors, airbags for both driver and co-driver, ABS, etc.
Mahindra Scorpio S10- It is the top-of-the line variant in its model series. Along with the features that are accessible in the lower spec models, this variant is loaded with several advanced equipment. The SUV features a multi-functional steering wheel with audio and cruise controls. Adding to it, the vehicle gets touchscreen infotainment system with GPS, height adjustable drivers’ seat and chrome garnish on AC vents. It also get projector headlamps, follow me headlamps, tyre pressure monitoring system, rain and light sensors, ABS, dual airbags, etc.
As an optional features, the S4 and S10 trims gets shift-on-fly four-wheel drive system. Moreover, the micro hybrid technology will be offered with the base S2 and the top-spec S10 trims.