The country’s leading automobile company Mahindra and Mahindra is set to introduce new cars in its portfolio. Following the new-generation Thar SUV, the domestic automaker is now planning to launch the new Scorpio and XUV500 in the country. The company will first launch the XUV500, after which the Scorpio will be launched in a new-generation avatar. What changes is the company making in the new Scorpio to attract customers? Know details.
Brand New Look
Scorpio car latest 2021 model has once again been seen on the streets. Although the new Scorpio was completely covered. But its pictures reveal its front look. The car can be seen at the front with a new and bold seven-slate grille. Along with the main grille, updated headlamps are also integrated with the DRL. The front bumper under it is also new. The front fog lamps, however, were completely covered, leaving it unfolding.
The Rear also a New Look
The rear angle of the SUV shows a slightly cropped rear glass panel, while the tailgate also looks quite new. The taillights were covered. However, it would not be surprising if it is a full-LED unit. The 17-inch multi-spoke alloy wheels have been seen in the car seen during testing, making the SUV look quite bold.
The car company’s new 2.0-liter mStallion turbo petrol engine will be available in the new-generation Mahindra Scorpio. This engine is also found in Nai Thar. In the new SUV, this engine will generate a maximum power of 150 PS and a peak torque of 320 Nm. Apart from this, it can also get a new BS-6 2.2-liter mHawk diesel engine with fuel emission standards. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual as well as an optional 6-speed torque converter automatic unit.
SUV will be Bigger than Before
The new SUV car model will get Mahindra’s new ladder-on-frame chassis. It has also been used in New-Generation Thar. For this reason, the new Scorpions will be taller, wider, and taller than before. The wheelbase will also be slightly longer on the new SUV, which will give more cabin space inside the new Mahindra Scorpio.
Launching and Price
The new-generation Mahindra Scorpio car model has been spotted in different places and environments during testing several times. According to the report, the company was about to launch the SUV this month or summer. Due to the shortage of semi-conductors in the country, the manufacturing sector has been affected significantly. However, its new spy photos show that the upcoming Mahindra SUV in India is almost ready for production. New Scorpio is expected to be launched in India in the second half of 2021. Regarding its prices, it is estimated that this ex-showroom should start from around Rs. 12 lakhs.