New Generation Mahindra Scorpio Launched in IndiaPosted On: September 26, 2014 By : AutoLife Team
The new Mahindra Scorpio has been launched in the Indian market for INR 7.98 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai). It is available in five new variants and with two new colour options. Based on an all-new ladder-on-frame platform, the New Mahindra Scorpio is a completely new model. However, the New Generation Scorpio is powered by the same diesel engines which power the current model – a 2.5-litre, 4-cylinder m2DiCr motor and the more powerful 2.2-litre mHawk engine. Power is sent to the rear wheel via an all-new 320MT 5-speed manual transmission gearbox. In addition, the new Scorpio also comes with a new cushion suspension technology and anti-roll technology to deliver unparalleled ride and handling.
The New Scorpio gets all-new contemporary exteriors. The top-end S10 variant also gets projector headlamps with DRLs, new bumpers with fog lamps, a chrome grille and LED tail lamps. The Stylish headlamps come with advanced Static Bending Technology to light up those hairpin bends at every turn. The grille comes with premium chrome accents giving it an imposing road presence. Basic features across all variants include the black dual tone applique on the rear door, road bumper armour and the chrome bezel on the fenders. Similarly, the rear design of the New Mahindra Scorpio gets a rear-spoiler and a fresh set of LED tail lamps. The new bumpers are complimented by a silver design skid plate. Inside, the top-spec variant gets automatic climate control, parking sensors, TPMS and a 6-inch touch screen infotainment system with inbuilt GPS Navigation/Bluetooth/CD/DVD/USB/Aux, smart rain and light sensors, and steering mounted cruise and audio controls. Other features include Shift on Fly 4 Wheel Drive, Tyre-tronics, Voice Assist system, All new sporty steering wheel, Electric ORVMs,Headlamps with Follow me home & lead me to the vehicle, among many others. Safety features include Dual Front Airbags, Collapsible Steering Column, Engine Immobilizer, Panic Brake Indication, Auto Door Lock while driving, Anti-theft Warning, Speed Alert Warning, and Anti-Pinch Smart Window.
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