Two New Mahindra Scorpio Getaway Test Mules Spotted
To be manufactured in single- and crew-cab trims
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Mahindra Scorpio S4 7 Seater is a mid range trim in its model series that is incorporated with a 2.2-litre mHawk diesel power plant. This engine is capable of generating 120bhp in combination with 280Nm torque output, which is quite good considering the Indian road conditions. It is coupled with a 5-speed manual transmission gear box and helps in returning a maximum mileage of 15.4 Kmpl. This facelifted version is introduced with redesigned interior aspects like a new dashboard and stylish instrument cluster. The cabin also includes a tilt adjustable steering wheel, fabric upholstered seats and many storage spaces. The exteriors also get an attractive look with new aspects like the trendy headlight cluster, sleek bonnet, refurbished bumper and a bold radiator grille at front. The rear end is designed with a radiant tail light cluster, tailgate with black colored appliqué on it and has a modified windscreen, which gives it a stylish look. The side profile includes external mirrors and a stylish set of 17 inch steel wheels that are covered with radial tyres. On the safety front, this trim is loaded with aspects like a collapsible steering column, digital immobilizer and has central locking system. The company is offering it in two new colors, which are Regal Blue and Molten Red apart from the existing Mist Silver, Fiery Black and Diamond White body paint options. This SUV has a standard warranty of 50,000 kilometers or 2-years, whichever is earlier. This can be further increased for another 2-years at an extra cost. The major competitors in the market include Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano and Tata Safari Storme in this segment.
This vehicle has a robust body structure that is equipped with many notable aspects. It is designed with an overall length of 4456mm and has a decent width of 1820mm (excluding the outside rear view mirrors). It has a total height of 1995mm, while its wheelbase measures 2680mm, which is quite good . The front fascia has a bold radiator grille with vertically positioned slats and includes an insignia of the company on it. The headlight cluster is in a new design and equipped with high intensity headlamps as well as turn indicators. It has hydraulic assisted bonnet looks more attractive with a sporty scoop and a few visible character lines on it. The large windscreen offers a better view to the driver ahead and is integrated with a couple of intermittent wipers. The black colored bumper is also tweaked and has a protective cladding underneath it. The side profile looks decent with a side step, door handles as well as outside rear view mirrors. It has neatly carved wheel arches that are fitted with a conventional set of 17 inch steel wheels that are covered with high performance tubeless radial tyres of size P235/65 R17 that offer an excellent grip on roads. The rear end too receives some modified aspects like a bright taillight cluster, black tailgate cladding, number plate applique as well as a black colored bumper. Apart from these, it includes a large windshield and a center high mount stop lamp that completes the look of its rear profile.
This Mahindra Scorpio S4 7 Seater variant is blessed with an attractive internal cabin that has huge space and accommodates seven people with ease. Its well cushioned seats provide maximum comfort to its occupants and these are covered with vinyl and fabric combination upholstery. The leg room is quite good owning to its large wheelbase, while the shoulder space is also sufficient. The newly designed dashboard gives a refreshing look and it houses a tilt adjustable steering wheel, glove box and a center console. The steering wheel has company's insignia embossed on it, which makes it look more appealing. The cabin includes a few utility based aspects and there are storage spaces on center console that are useful for placing small things. Besides these, it has 12V charging points that are present in the first and middle row seats using which, occupants can charge their phones. The notifications on instrument panel like driver seat belt warning lamp, fuel consumption display, door open indicator and a few others makes it quite convenient for the driver.
Engine and Performance:
It is equipped with a 2.2-litre, mHawk diesel power plant that can displace 2179cc. This double overhead camshaft valve configuration based mill has four cylinders and 16 valves. It is integrated with a common rail direct injection system and skillfully paired with a five speed manual transmission gear box. This motor can produce a maximum power of 120bhp at 4000rpm and yields 280Nm peak torque output in the range of 1800 to 2800rpm. This motor helps in returning a maximum mileage of 15.4 Kmpl on expressways, which is quite good.
Braking and Handling:
This variant is bestowed with an efficient braking system wherein, its front wheels are fitted with ventilated disc brakes and the rear ones get drum brakes. The front axle is affixed with a double wishbone independent suspension, while the rear one is assembled with a multi link type of system as well as anti roll bar. These are also fitted with coil springs and hydraulic double acting telescopic shock absorbers that boosts this mechanism. This vehicle has a hydraulic power assisted steering system with tilt adjustment function. It is highly responsive and helps the steer the vehicle with ease even during heavy traffic conditions.
This trim is blessed with a few comfort features like headlamp leveling switch, tilt adjustable steering wheel as well as remote fuel lid opener. It has an HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) unit along with rear air vents that helps in keeping the cabin cool . There are power window switches available on center console, while the outside rear view mirrors are manually adjustable.
There are some standard protective aspects available in this Mahindra Scorpio S4 7 Seater trim. These include collapsible steering column, side intrusion beams and a digital engine immobilization device that helps the vehicle from theft by preventing unauthorized entry.
1. New exterior aspects are appealing.
2. After sales service is good.
1. It has limited safety as well as comfort aspects.
2. Lack of music system.
To be manufactured in single- and crew-cab trims
The system will be installed on the company’s 1.99-litre mHawk engine and will be available across various variants of the Scorpio
Here's Mahindra with discounts and freebies on its line-up under the Mahindra Freedom Fest. Click on to know more.Mahindra & Mahindra has come up with amazing offers across its line-up under its Mahindra Freedom Fest drive. To mark the 70th Independence Day, the homegrown automaker is offering benefits up to Rs 57,000 on its highly popular UV, the Bolero, while the least benefit is given on the KUV100 of Rs 10,000. Recently, the company registered a fall in its ranking from third to fourth in the list of largest carmakers of the country for July. It required a boost in sales, and certainly, offers are the best way to go about it. The automaker is also giving benefits on its Scorpio SUV and the NuvoSport compact SUV. Both the models attract freebies worth Rs 39,500 and Rs 55,000, respectively. Moreover, the KUV100 can also be bought with exchange bonus of Rs 25,000. Under the Freedom Fest, Mahindra has also listed the TUV300 and it has benefits up to Rs 55,000. Last month, it launched the Mahindra Scorpio with Intelli-Hybrid technology at Rs 9.74 lakh (ex-showroom Navi Mumbai). This technology helps in reducing fuel consumption by giving additional electric power to the engine whenever one accelerates the vehicle. The manufacturer also updated its Mahindra XUV 500 automatic with passive keyless entry and push button start features last month. Earlier in July, a camouflaged Mahindra MPV was spotted testing. It resembled the Scorpio’s front, although, with subtle changes while side profile mimicked the XUV500. It had a new set of headlamps and tail lamps. In addition to the MPV, two new Mahindra Reva vehicles are also expected to make their way in the country by year end. Coming back to the offers, the last date to get these benefits is August 31, 2016. Let’s see whether this scheme is able to push sales for Mahindra or not.
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