Mahindra Scorpio N comes with an impressive safety rating. In a new accident, the front tire and the axle came out.
The Mahindra Scorpio N is one of the most popular SUVs in the Indian market. It is a much more premium and stylish offering than its predecessor. The latest-gen Mahindra Scorpio is also being touted for its safety ratings. The new Scorpio model is the first ladder-frame SUV to get a full 5-star rating at Global NCAP. So far, we have seen Mahindra Scorpio N perform quite well in multiple real-life incidents. Now, a video of a new accident has surfaced online. Nikhil Rana has shared the details of this accident on his YouTube channel to raise awareness of safe driving. Let’s take a closer look.
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As you can see in the above video, a Mahindra Scorpio N Z8 L Diesel 4×4 top variant met with an accident. While the details of the accident are not clear, it either hit a tree by itself or it was shit from the back by a Kia Seltos. As a result of the front impact, the premium SUV suffered significant damage. The front tire came out along with an axle. Since the impact zone was not near the sensors, even the airbags were not deployed. However, the car cabin is completely safe. The A-pillars and bonnets are also intact. Overall, the Mahindra Scorpio N showed its strength and strong build. This particular unit was recently purchased from a dealer.
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The Mahindra Scorpio N is powered by a 2.0-litre mStallion direct-injection turbo petrol engine that produces 200 PS and 380 Nm. It also comes with a 2.2-litre mHawk diesel engine. You can choose from two diesel options. The lower variant produces 132 PS / 300 Nm of peak power and torque. On the other hand, the high variants output 175 PS / 400 Nm of peak power and torque. The company offers both manual and automatic transmission options, along with the 4×4 drivetrain. The premium SUV comes with the latest tech features and a premium cabin. The prices of the Scorpio N range between Rs 11.99 lakh and Rs 23.90 lakh, ex-showroom.