Mahindra, an Indian car company, has shown off the Scorpio Classic SUV. There are two versions of the new Mahindra Scorpio Classic: the Classic S and the Classic S11. Both trims come with either 7 or 9 seats. The new Scorpio Classic has a new grille design, a fake skid plate, and the new “Twin Peaks” logo from Mahindra.
The 17-inch alloy wheels on the top-of-the-line Classic S11 are two-tone, while the Classic S has steel wheels. The 2.2-liter mHawk Gen II engine is under the hood. It is 55 kg lighter and is said to be 14% more fuel efficient. Also Read: India shows off the Mahindra Scorpio Classic SUV: Check out the official photos here.
President of the Automotive Division at M&M Ltd., Veejay Nakra, said, “The Scorpio is a landmark model that has helped Mahindra’s reputation as a maker of real and highly desirable SUVs.” With over eight lakh customers, the Scorpio has an unbeatable fan base. It is still loved by proud owners and trusted by important institutions like the armed forces, paramilitary forces, and internal security forces.
With the release of the Scorpio Classic, we’re giving Scorpio fans and enthusiasts a tough, real SUV that has more “attitude” than ever before. Also Read: The Mahindra Scorpio Classic SUV will go on sale in India tomorrow. Here’s what to expect in terms of features, price, and more.
Mahindra Scorpio Classic Engine
The Mahindra Scorpio Classic has the same 2.2-liter mHawk diesel engine as the new Thar and the Scorpio-N with less features. The new mHawk engine has 130bhp at 3,750rpm and 300Nm of peak torque between 1,600 and 2,800rpm. It is also 55kg lighter than its predecessor. The Mahindra Scorpio Classic is only available with a 6-speed cable-shift manual transmission. Also Read: The 2022 Mahindra Scorpio Classic was seen without its camouflage before it went on sale: Details here
The size of the Mahindra Scorpio Classic engine
The Mahindra Scorpio Classic measures 4,456 mm in length, 1,820 mm in width, and 1,995 mm in height. The Mahindra Scorpio Classic has a wheelbase that is 2,680mm long.
Mahindra Scorpio Classic Interior
The Mahindra Scorpio Classic now has a new infotainment system with an Android-based 9.0-inch touchscreen that lets you mirror your phone’s screen. It has dark wood inserts in the center console and piano black inserts on the dashboard. The SUV comes with three different seating arrangements: two with 7 seats and one with 9 seats.
One 7-seater has two captain’s seats in the second row and a bench in the third. The other has a bench in the second row and two jump seats in the third. The 9-seater has a bench seat in the middle of the second row and four jump seats in the back. The new Scorpio Classic has two front airbags, a warning light for the emergency brake, an engine immobilizer, an anti-theft warning, a seat belt reminder lamp, a speed alert, and doors that lock themselves while you’re driving.
Mahindra Scorpio Classic Exterior
The Mahindra Scorpio Classic grille has been changed to include the new Mahindra Twin Peaks logo and six vertical chrome-finished slats. The headlights have also been updated, and a new fog light has been added to the bumper. The SUV has 235/65-section tires on 17-inch wheels. At the front, the SUV has a double-wishbone type independent coil spring, and at the back, it has a multi-link coil spring with an anti-roll bar.