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The signature new Scorpio facelift will launch on 25th of September

Mahindra Scorpio facelift

Mahindra Scorpio facelift

The scheduled launch date of the new Mahindra Scorpio has been announced finally. It will be launched on 25th of September, to many this is a thrilling piece of information, because earlier reports predicted the peak of the festive season around October. The new Scorpio facelift is a big

The scheduled launch date of the new Mahindra Scorpio has been announced finally. It will be launched on 25th of September, to many this is a thrilling piece of information, because earlier reports predicted the launch date to be around October. The new Scorpio facelift is a big launch, it is a steaming topic of discussion, and the car will have more up-market fitments. Mahindra will re-engineer the framework of the car with a new chassis, and re-structured suspension. The company has not meddled with the engine; the vehicle will be equipped with the same 2.2 liter mHawk engine. Driving the new Scorpio facelift is going to be more pleasurable than before, with a more advanced gearbox ratio theory to elevate speed and efficiency. Reports claim that the company may introduce the 4×4 automatic transmission car.

So much has been written about the new Scorpio facelift, it is different from any other upgraded Scorpio model. The car has an enhanced level of newness visible with projector headlights and LED taillights, the vehicle on the whole will look more urbane than before. The most fascinating element about the new Scorpio facelift is the new level of Scorpio grandeur. It is true that the car will sport a contemporary stance from its predecessors; Mahindra has, however retained the core identity of the car, giving it a muscular and aggressive stance.

The interiors too have been spruced up with brand new gadgets. Like the exteriors, the interior has been adorned with a newly styled dashboard and door panels. Sport Utility Vehicles are the selling DNA of Mahindra, it is among the first to define the true value of the segment. Many years ago it’s most sought after rival was Tata Motors. Tata Motors has launched classic rugged SUV’s such as Tata Safari Storme, Tata Sumo Gold and Tata Sumo Grande. The fiercest rival of new Scorpio facelift is Tata Safari Storme. It will be interesting to view competition levels between both cars.

There has been a massive surge in the utility vehicle segment, the launch of Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano and Ford EcoSport has turned the market around. The vehicles are designed with a modern approach contrary to Mahindra’s rugged demeanor. The competition in this segment has heated up to a new level. Hyundai and Maruti Suzuki are also working on new compact ix25 and XA Alpha SUV’s.

Scorpio is a top selling model in the country, and the new facelifted model is going to be a threat to its competition. The whole nation is excited about the launch of the car; it is going to be interesting to view the Scorpio in a new modern avatar with its true identity preserved. It is the distinctive characteristic of the vehicle on the outside and inside. Earlier reports predicted the launch to happen sometime in October, but now 25th September has been confirmed as the launch date.

Competitors: Tata Safari Storme, Renault Duster and Nissan Terrano.

Expected Price: Rs 8 – 13 lakhs

Pics Courtesy : NDTV AUTO