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2022 Mahindra Scorpio-N launched at Rs 11.99 lakh | Autocar India

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Mahindra has solely introduced costs for the petrol and diesel handbook variants; costs for the automated and 4X4 variants will probably be introduced on July 21.

The all-new Mahindra Scorpio-N has been launched at a beginning value of Rs 11.99 lakh for the entry stage petrol MT, going as much as Rs 19.49 lakh for the top-spec diesel-MT variant (all costs, ex-showroom, India). Bookings will open formally on July 30, 2022, and the Scorpio-N computerized line-up’s costs will probably be revealed on July 21.

The model has mentioned that the costs introduced at the moment are just for the primary 25,000 bookings. The brand new Scorpio-N is a big step up over its predecessor, when it comes to value and positioning; the latter will probably be renamed the Scorpio Basic and proceed to be bought alongside the brand new mannequin.

  • Scorpio-N will get 2.2 diesel and a couple of.zero petrol engines
  • 4×4 solely in diesel from Z4 trim onwards
  • Obtainable in 6- and 7-seater configurations

Right here is the detailed value break-up of the handbook variations of the brand new Scorpio-N.

Mahindra Scorpio-N value and variants
Variants Petrol MT Diesel MT
Z2 Rs 11.99 lakh Rs 12.49 lakh
Z4 Rs 13.49 lakh Rs 13.99 lakh
Z6 Rs 14.99 lakh
Z8 Rs 16.99 lakh Rs 17.49 lakh
Z8L Rs 18.99 lakh Rs 19.49 lakh

Mahindra Scorpio-N: engine and gearbox

The Scorpio-N comes with the identical engines because the Thar and the XUV700. There’s the two.zero turbo-petrol and the two.2 diesel, with the latter being in two states of tune.

The 203hp petrol engine produces 370Nm and 380Nm within the handbook and computerized variants, respectively. The two.2 diesel engine, in its decrease state of tune, produces 132hp and 300Nm of torque, whereas within the greater state of tune, it makes 175hp and 370Nm (handbook)/400Nm (computerized). Just like the XUV700, the 175hp 2.2 diesel Scorpio-N will get three on-road drive modes – Zip, Zap and Zoom – the place peak energy is produced solely in Zap and Zoom modes. In Zip mode, the facility is proscribed to 138hp.

All three engines include a 6-speed handbook gearbox as customary, whereas the higher-spec diesel and the turbo-petrol engine may also be paired to a 6-speed computerized gearbox.

The Scorpio-N comes with rear-wheel drive as customary, however the higher-spec diesel variants may also be had with a four-wheel-drive system. By way of off-road {hardware}, it will get mechanical locking rear differential, ESP-based brake locking entrance differential, an impartial entrance suspension system and a five-link rear suspension.

The Scorpio-N additionally will get 4 terrain modes – Regular, Grass/Gravel/ Snow, Mud/Rut, and Sand – for Mahindra’s new four XPLOR 4WD system with a low-range mode.

Mahindra Scorpio-N: variant break-up

The brand new Scorpio-N is offered in 5 trims – Z2, Z4, Z6, Z8 and Z8 Luxurious. The petrol engine is offered on Z2, Z4, Z8 and Z8L trims with a handbook gearbox as customary, whereas the automated gearbox will probably be provided from the Z4 trim onwards.  

Coming to diesel, the 132hp, 2.2 diesel engine is offered on the bottom Z2 and Z4 trims with a handbook gearbox and in rear-wheel-drive guise solely. 

In the meantime, the 175hp diesel model is obtainable on the Z4, Z6, Z8 and Z8 luxurious trims, with each handbook and computerized gearboxes. Whereas four-wheel drive is obtainable on all handbook variants from Z4 onwards, for the automated variations, it is just obtainable on the higher-spec Z8 and Z8 luxurious trims.

Mahindra Scorpio-N: exterior, inside and options

The brand new Scorpio-N seems to be unmistakably like an evolution of its predecessor. It’s now rather more well-rounded and likewise seems to be upmarket. It’s now 206mm longer and 97mm wider, however is 125mm decrease in peak. The wheelbase too has elevated by 70mm.

It’s much more premium on the within too. It comes with a dual-tone dashboard that will get a 8-inch touch-screen with AdrenoX infotainment system, has gloss black and silver accents, and, typical to SUVs, has an upright design for the dashboard. All variations of the Scorpio-N include a 7-seat configuration as customary, whereas solely the top-spec Z8 Luxurious trim will be had in a 6-seat configuration, with captain’s seats for the center row. For an in-depth view of the Scorpio’s exterior and inside, click on right here.

By way of options, prime variants get dual-zone local weather management, fully-digital instrument cluster, entrance and rear digicam, auto start-stop, cruise management, Kind-C USB ports for the primary and second row, keyless go, wi-fi charging, wi-fi Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, 12-speaker 3D Sony sound system and linked automotive options. It additionally will get Alexa-enabled What3Word that permits you to set your location with only a three-word mixture. 

Security options embrace as much as six airbags, ESP, traction management system, hill-hold management, hill-descent management, tire strain monitoring system, driver drowsiness detection system and extra. 

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