India's leading SUV manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd has launched all-new 2018 Scorpio with a starting price tag of Rs 9.97 lakhs (ex-showroom, Delhi). Scorpio is one of the best selling SUV models in the Mahindra's Indian and global line-up. The all-new 2018 Scorpio comes with revised power and torque to offer more aggressive performance to its lovers. Mahindra is offering it in 6 variants with different power outputs – S3, S5, S7 (120PS), S7 (140PS), S11 (140PS) and S11 (140PS with 4WD).
2018 Scorpio Powerful Engine
The new Scorpio's S3 variants get the 2.5-litre m2DICR engine that delivers 75PS power and 200Nm of torque while the S5, S7 and S11 variants powered by the 2.2-litre mHAWK engine that delivers 120PS, 140PS power and 280Nm and 320Nm of torque. The S3, S5 and S7 (120PS) variants are equipped with 5-speed manual transmission whereas S7, S11 (140PS) variants are mated to the new 6-speed manual gear transmission.
Features And Specifications Of Scorpio Facelift
It also comes with all new - aggressive chrome grille, fog lamps with chrome bezels, muscular alloy wheels, ORVMs with integrated side turn indicators, redesigned tailgate with chrome applique and new sleek red lens LED tail lamps. The vehicle’s new and more imposing interiors add a whole new dimension, while faux leather seats give it a more stylish and premium feel.
The all-new Scorpio comes with enhanced technology features like reverse parking camera, one-touch lane indicator, 6-inch touch screen infotainment with GPS and fully automatic climate control. It also gets high safety features like ABS, panic brake indication, engine immobilizer, Anti-theft warning system and front two airbags.
Speaking on the launch, Rajan Wadhera, President - Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd said, “The Scorpio has pushed the boundaries for Mahindra with its 6 lakh customer network and created new benchmarks for others ever since its launch in 2002. Today as we launch the New All Powerful Scorpio, we have further enhanced it's on-road presence while retaining its core DNA power, thrill and adventure. I firmly believe that the consumers will find the New All Powerful Scorpio a perfect companion for their thrilling and adventurous journeys.”