It is being kept fresh with constant upgrades since its launch in 2003. It is a capable carrier of people as well as a rough off-road vehicle. The Mahindra Scorpio Mumbai is known all around for its eye-catchy body design, sporty exterior, ample interior space with luxury features and high-level safety features. The first choice of SUV buyers, the Mahindra Scorpio Navi Mumbai has set benchmarks in innovative styling, structure, and automotive technology.
The Mahindra Scorpio does not cost much. Scorpio’s price is reasonable when compared to its competitors Tata Safari, Chevrolet Tavera and Force One. Developed keeping in view the Indians, the New Mahindra Scorpio is available in LX, SLE, VLX and Getaway models. All diesel variants and provide excellent mileage. This is the only Mahindra SUV available only in diesel version.
Power and Specification
The Scorpio Thane is powered by three rugged and high tech engines - 2.2L, 2179cc 120 bhp; 2.5L, 2523cc 74 bhp and 2.6L, 2609cc 108 bhp. The mileage ranges between 10.2 kmpl in city to 14.4 kmpl on highways. The 120 bhp 2.2 litre, 4-cylinder mHawk diesel engine propels the new Scorpio from 0 to 60 in 5.7 seconds flat. The Micro Hybrid Technology consumes less fuel reducing pollution and conserving the environment.
Exterior and interior
The Scorpio Mumbai sports a well-built strong body structure with an imposing front grille with a glint of chrome in the middle, gladiator-like wraparound bumpers, sporty decals, illuminated spoiler, and electrically-powered outside rear view mirrors.
The Voice Assist System which welcomes the driver as soon as the door is opened and voices a warning in case the doors are opened, fuel levels are low etc is the highlight of the Scorpio. The car is draped in rich and unique fabric accented with dual colour themes. The racing-inspired gear knob, steering wheel mounted controls, styling parking brake, and 2-DIN audio system complemented with aesthetically designed controls, highlight the beauty of the intimate ambience. The cabin, with a futuristic centre bezel, reflects a mix of modern and classic touch. The Cruise Control allows the driver to take control over speed with the press of a button. The high end variant of the Scorpio lineup Gateaway is equipped with full fabric seats, full power accessories and fire retardant upholstery.
The Scorpio excels when it comes to safety of the driver and passengers. Its front seats are equipped with dual airbags. In the event of a collision, these dual airbags inflate instantly, protecting you from serious injury. The Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) ensures that wheels do not lock up during collisions. The crash protection crumple zones at key points absorb the impact of the collisions. The child locks prevent the accidental opening of the doors.