Mahindra lately unveiled the brand new Scorpio-N, which will likely be launched on June 27, however the producer will proceed to supply the older mannequin alongside it because the Scorpio Classic. The Scorpio Classic will go on sale quickly and can get beauty updates and trim-level adjustments.
Mahindra presently gives the present Scorpio in 5 variants — S3+, S5, S7, S9 and S11 — with costs starting from ₹ 13.54 lakh to ₹ 18.62 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). With the upcoming Scorpio-N anticipated to be priced across the ₹ 15 lakh-22 lakh mark, the Scorpio Classic would proceed to carry its spot within the ₹ 13-16 lakh vary in Mahindra’s SUV line-up.
Dealer sources inform us that whereas the upper variants of the outgoing Scorpio will likely be put to relaxation, there’ll nonetheless be a number of trim ranges on sale with a various tools listing. Higher variants of the Scorpio Classic are anticipated to return with tools comparable to alloy wheels; nonetheless, an computerized gearbox wouldn’t be supplied. It is believable that some variants of the Scorpio Classic could overlap the brand new Scorpio-N when it comes to pricing.
As far as styling goes, the Scorpio Classic could have delicate alterations to beauty bits on the surface, together with the entrance bumper and grille, which is able to include the brand new Mahindra emblem. There can even be some updates to the aspect cladding on the doorways.
The upcoming Scorpio-N is anticipated to get the brand new 200hp, 2.0-litre mStallion turbo-petrol and 180hp, 2.2-litre mHawk turbo diesel engines from the Thar and XUV700. Sources have confirmed that the Scorpio Classic will proceed with the previous 140hp, 2.0-litre, mHawk turbo diesel engine paired to a 6-speed handbook transmission.