Mahindra Scorpio facelift is the talk of the town; the test mule car was spotted several times. Car enthusiasts have captured the vehicle again, this time in unique yet bizarre surroundings on Mumbai-Pune highway under the impact of torrential rains. It is a reflection of the power of Mahindra to go beyond normal boundaries. It is not always that one hears of a test vehicle soaking in the rains.
Scorpio is the king of SUV’s, it has retained its legendary status for many years, and so much excitement is centred on new facelift car. It is a modern twist from the past with loads of new cosmetic filling. On the front are re-worked projector headlights, bumpers and grille. Mahindra has more or less retained the outline of the car. The tail lights will have new LED bulbs, and the arrangement is one of a kind and colourful in the form of a Christmas tree. The illumination power the Christmas tree tail light arrangement is mind blowing, the visibility is crystal clear, even when the road ahead is dim.
The same level of exterior newness is spilt over to the insides; expect to view a modified modern Scorpio. The layout of instrument cluster is sophisticated and it will have digital display and analog. The feature list is endless and there are many more surprises to come your way. The structure of the steering draws inspiration from the crispness of XUV500. On the whole every inch of the vehicle is a superior transformation of the past.
Mahindra has not meddled with the mechanical characteristics of forthcoming Scorpio facelift. It will carry with it an efficient diesel mHawk 2.2 litre mill that will generate 290Nm and 120bhp. The company has however improved the engineering dynamics of the vehicles and will tweak stability and handling apparatus. The engine will have the same six speed automatic or five speed manual transmission gearbox.
The current Scorpio sports a typical rugged stance and is a ruler amidst the current intensely competition SUV market. The car has generated higher profits than even present wonders Ford EcoSport and Renault Duster. Super enthusiastic ardent Scorpio fans can look forward to the new facelift car sometime around the festive season.
Images of test Scorpio facelift is on the web, the first picture shows the vehicle from the back surrounded by series of rain droplets. The second image portrays the vehicle moving through the harsh rain with ease. The road ahead is clear yet misty. The images that follow showcase the vehicle moving in the rain where the lane ahead is just going to get more and more challenging.
The view ahead is spectacular filled with picturesque green layer of mountains and there is a tunnel ahead. It is just going to get darker and darker, but Scorpio facelift can just spearhead through any road scenario with ease. Adventure buffs can look forward to new Scorpio facelift and enjoy dark moments in the rain. The expected price range is Rs 8.3 to 13 lakhs, the festive season is few months away and Scorpio facelift is among the best gifts of the season.