Latest Mahindra Scorpio facelift images and video completely reveal the styling changes on the exterior of the soon-to-launch model
A recent video and some images shared by a reader of Indianautosblog have totally revealed the styling changes carried by the Scorpio facelift that will soon go on sale. The facelift will launch on November 14. The latest Mahindra Scorpio facelift images clearly reveal the handful styling tweaks made to the car’s exterior. We learn from our sources that even the interior gets some minor tweaks. Also, the specifications will see a significant improvement owing to the introduction of a more powerful engine. Prices will be more or less the same.
Mahindra Scorpio Facelift Images and Video
Mahindra Scorpio Facelift Specifications
The facelift will come with an updated motor. Running on the state-of-tune that it’s available with on the XUV500, this engine will offer a maximum power of 140 BHP along with a peak torque of 330 Nm. Transmission options will include a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed automatic. Mileage figures might see a slight dip owing to additional power. Expect a claimed average mileage of around 17 kmpl. Unlike it was speculated, latest images and the video show that even the facelift carries ‘Micro Hybrid’ badges. This means that the engine start/stop fuel-saving technology won’t be given a miss in order to benefit from lower GST rate.
Mahindra Scorpio Facelift Features
The new Mahindra Scorpio facelift will boast a handful of minor cosmetic updates for its exterior and interior. The biggest styling update comes in the form of a new front grille that makes the front-end slightly sleeker. Other than this, there is a slight change in the front bumper. Other than this, the fog-lamp housings look slightly different The alloy wheels are and the boot door misses out on the plastic cladding. Even the rear bumper looks slightly different. The taillamp glass seems to have a slightly darker tint. The interior gets a new seat upholstery. Rumours abound that there’s also a new S7 trim. The Scorpio will finally get the Android Auto smartphone integration as well.
Here is a list of features that the new Mahindra Scorpio facelift will come with-
- New bumper, grille and headlamps
- New tail lights
- LED DRLs
- 7 seat configuration
- Petrol Engine
- Dual front airbags
- 4WD system
- 6-speed Automatic
- Touchscreen Infotainment
- Android Auto
- Auto aircon
- New alloy wheels
So, basically, the latest Mahindra Scorpio facelift images clearly reveal that the upcoming facelift isn’t a major update in terms of visual appearance. However, the new engine, and hence, the improved specifications, should help the SUV garner an even bigger fan following.