The arrival of Mahindra Scorpio N means that a comparison with the MG Hector Plus is inevitable.
Here is a detailed comparison between the Mahindra Scorpio N and MG Hector Plus in terms of specs, price, features and more. The price bracket and 6/7-seat configurations of the Scorpio make it an undisputed rival of the Hector Plus in our market. Therefore, potential buyers getting confused between the two is only natural. But they should be able to make up their minds confidently after this post.
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Mahindra Scorpio N vs MG Hector Plus – Specs Comparison
There are a plethora of powertrain options to choose from if you are planning to buy either of these two SUVs.
|Specs Comparison||Mahindra Scorpio N||MG Hector Plus|
|Engine||2.2-litre mHawk diesel:|
2.0-litre mStallion turbo petrol
1.5-litre petrol / 1.5-litre petrol w/ mild hybrid
|Power||132 PS (D) / 175 PS (D) / 200 PS (P)||170 PS (D) / 143 PS (P)|
|Torque||300 Nm (D) / 400 Nm (D) / 380 Nm (P)||350 Nm (D) / 250 Nm (P)|
|Transmission||6-speed MT; 6-speed AT||6-speed MT; CVT Automatic|
|Drivetrain||2WD & 4WD||2WD|
If you are looking for a 4WD version or an extremely powerful turbo petrol engine, the new Mahindra Scorpio N is the one to go.
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Mahindra Scorpio N vs MG Hector Plus – Price Comparison
The prices mentioned here are introductory prices of the Scorpio N which are valid for the first 25,000 bookings only. In addition to that, the prices of the automatic and 4×4 variants are not announced yet.
|Price Comparison||Mahindra Scorpio N||MG Hector Plus|
|Base Model||Rs 11.99 lakh||Rs 16.15 lakh|
|Top Model||Rs 19.49 lakh||Rs 20.75 lakh|
The Scorpio N is clearly the more affordable of the two. As a matter of fact, the starting price of the Scorpio is over Rs 4.15 lakh cheaper than the Hector Plus. However, the automatic and 4×4 versions will be more expensive.
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Mahindra Scorpio N vs MG Hector Plus – Dimension Comparison
The dimensions comparison throws up interesting figures. While the Hector Plus is longer than the Scorpio N, the latter is taller and wider. Interestingly, the wheelbase of both the SUVs is identical.
|Dimensions Comparison (in mm)||Mahindra Scorpio N||MG Hector Plus|
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Mahindra Scorpio N vs MG Hector Plus – Features Comparison
Both these SUVs come packed with features to the gill but Mahindra has equipped the new Scorpio N with a ton of segment-first and premium features that are not found on Hector Plus. This includes things like the premium dual-textured dashboard, AdrenoX OS with over 70 Connected Car Tech Features, W3W (What 3 Words) Navigation System, Built-in Alexa Compatibility, Alexa Voice Assistant, 12-speaker Immersive 3D Sony Surround Sound System, Driver Drowsiness Alert, New Suspension System with Frequency Dependent Damping, 4XPLOR Terrain Management Technology with Terrain Modes for all kinds of tracks.