Mahindra launches the Scorpio facelift in India with 6 variants with the starting variant from Rs. 9.97 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Scorpio gets two engine options and the top variant S11 comes with 2WD and 4WD option.
Th facelift gets a few cosmetic changes for the interiors and exteriors. The front fascia is offered with a dual tone front grille and the headlights get clear lens indicators. While the front bumpers now come with a chrome trim surrounding the fog lamps and an integrated scuff plate. Moving to the side profile of this SUV you will notice that the ORVMs are offered with turn indicators, roof rails and it now rides on 17 inch, 5-spoke alloy wheels. At the rear the new Scorpio gets a redesigned tailgate, number plate gets a chrome garnish, rear spoiler and LED tail lights.
While the inside of the Scorpio facelift also gets some modern tweaks of technology and comfort. The dashboard layout is carried over from the previous model but it now comes with a dual tone black and grey. The glove box, steering wheel and gear knob gets a trim of silver. It is now offered with a 6-inch touchscreen infotainment system that is integrated with Bluetooth, AUX and GPS navigation system, while the top model gets automatic climate control.
The top 3 variants are equipped with dual airbags and ABS while the Micro Hybrid Technology is available on all the variants. The top-spec S11 variants are packed with additional rain and light sensors, voice assist, cruise control, tyre pressure monitoring, rear parking camera and rear parking sensors.
Powering the S3 variant is 2523 cc m2DICR diesel engine which churns out 75BHP of power and 200Nm of torque. While the S5 and S7 variant is powered with 2.2 litre mHawk diesel engine which is able to produce 120bhp of power and 280 Nm of torque. The S11 variant and one trim of the S7 variant gets a 2.2 litre mHawk diesel engine which produces 140 Bhp of power and 320Nm of torque. The S11 gets a 4WD drivetrain that the rest of the variants misses out on. These engines are mated with a 5-speed manual gearbox except for the engines that produce 140 BHP of power which are couples with a 6-speed manual gearbox.
Prices ex-showroom, Delhi:
- S3 2WD - Rs.9,96,926
- S5 2WD - Rs.11,61,575
- S7 120 2WD - Rs.12,69,122
- S7 140 2WD - Rs.12,99,122
- S11 2WD - Rs.14,78,905
- S11 4WD - Rs.16,01,253