Mahindra and Mahindra has re-launched its most popular SUV Mahindra Scorpio Adventure under a Limited Edition nameplate with prices starting at Rs 13.10 lakh for two wheel drive and Rs 14.20 lakh for four wheel drive.
The new 2017 Mahindra Scorpio Adventure Edition will be produced in limited units and will be sold to the selected cities of India. The interior and exterior design of the limited edition of Scorpio is same as its base model. The 2017 Mahindra Scorpio Adventure Edition is based on the range-topping S10 variant and will be available in new white and silver dual-tone paint scheme, gunmetal-finished alloy wheels, and smoked tail lamp and new ‘Adventure’ themed body decals.
Looking inside the cabin the new Mahindra Scorpio Adventure is updated with new faux leather black upholstery with contrast blue fabric inserts. There is also a reverse camera with the display on the 6-inch touchscreen infotainment system.
From mechanical view nothing changes inside the bonnet, The new Mahindra Scorpio Adventure is powered by 2.2 litre four-cylinder mHawk diesel engine producing 120 bhp of power and at 4000 rpm and 280 Nm of peak torque available between 1800-2800 rpm. The engine has been mated with a 5-speed manual transmission. The Adventure edition is available only on the manual though.
Since the day when Mahindra first launched the Scorpio it has been its leading model. Firstly Mahindra Scorpio has only one competitor in its segment the Tata Safari Storme, but today there are many SUV’s who can compete with the Scorpio which includes the Renault Duster, Hyundai Creta, Nissan Terrano and the likes. Nevertheless, the Scorpio continues to hold strong demand from Tier II and III markets averaging over 4000 units every month.