Mahindra & Mahindra has launched its all-new Scorpio at a starting price of Rs 11.99 lakh for the entry-level petrol MT and going up to Rs 19.49 lakh for the top-spec diesel-MT variant (all prices, ex-showroom, India).
The company said bookings will open officially on July 30, 2022, and the Scorpio-N automatic line-up's prices will be revealed on July 21. In a press note, the company said the Scorpio-N is completely new ground-up, with no carryover components of the existing Scorpio.
Designed at Pininfarina, Italy and Mahindra India Design Studio (MIDS), Mumbai and engineered by the teams at Mahindra Research Valley (MRV) near Chennai and Mahindra North American Technical Center (MNATC) in USA, the new Scorpio has been made at the company’s Chakan facility.
The new Scorpio-N is the outcome of an overall investment of Rs 1,600 crore which includes setting up a world class highly automated manufacturing line.
Veejay Nakra, President, Automotive Division, M&M said, “ said, "The all-New Scorpio-N has been designed, engineered and built to be a game-changer. The All-New Scorpio-N disrupts existing product category hierarchies and will be a force to reckon with across multiple SUV segments. It is a global product, being unveiled simultaneously in South Africa and Nepal, alongside the India launch, and will be followed by launches in other international markets in the near future.”
R. Velusamy, President, Automotive Technology and Product Development, M&M said, “We started the development of the All-New Scorpio-N on a clean slate with no carry over from the existing Scorpio, which gave us the opportunity to not just raise existing benchmarks but set new category standards. The All-New Scorpio-N’s third-generation body-on-frame platform has been engineered to ensure every drive is safe, comfortable and exciting, while delivering authentic SUV attributes. Combined with AdrenoX intelligence, the All-New Scorpio-N is an intuitive, immersive and enjoyable SUV to drive and own.”
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