Mahindra lately unveiled the brand new Scorpio-N, which might be launched on June 27, however the producer will continue to supply the older model alongside it because the Scorpio Classic. The Scorpio Classic will go on sale quickly and can get beauty updates and trim-level adjustments.

Mahindra at present gives the prevailing Scorpio in 5 variants — S3+, S5, S7, S9 and S11 — with costs starting from ₹ 13.54 lakh to ₹ 18.62 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). With the upcoming Scorpio-N anticipated to be priced across the ₹ 15 lakh-22 lakh mark, the Scorpio Classic would continue to maintain its spot within the ₹ 13-16 lakh vary in Mahindra’s SUV line-up.

Dealer sources inform us that whereas the upper variants of the outgoing Scorpio might be put to relaxation, there’ll nonetheless be a number of trim ranges on sale with a various gear checklist. Higher variants of the Scorpio Classic are anticipated to include gear akin to alloy wheels; nevertheless, an automated gearbox wouldn’t be provided. It is believable that some variants of the Scorpio Classic could overlap the brand new Scorpio-N in phrases of pricing.

As far as styling goes, the Scorpio Classic may have gentle alterations to beauty bits on the skin, together with the entrance bumper and grille, which can include the brand new Mahindra brand. There can even be some updates to the aspect cladding on the doorways.

The upcoming Scorpio-N is predicted to get the brand new 200hp, 2.0-litre mStallion turbo-petrol and 180hp, 2.2-litre mHawk turbo diesel engines from the Thar and XUV700. Sources have confirmed that the Scorpio Classic will continue with the outdated 140hp, 2.0-litre, mHawk turbo diesel engine paired to a 6-speed handbook transmission.

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