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2022 Mahindra Scorpio Classic SUV launched at INR 11.99 lakh

Written by Rohit Tonapi

The pioneers of the Indian SUV segment, Mahindra & Mahindra, have launched the much-awaited Scorpio Classic at INR 11.99 lakh ex-showroom. The Scorpio Classic gets a refreshed design, contemporary interiors, new features, built-in technology and more. Mahindra says the Scorpio brand has evolved to address customers’ needs. Furthermore, it continues to remain a popular choice for customers who want a tough and capable SUV. 

Mahindra started test rides and displaying the Scorpio Classic at all Mahindra dealerships from 12th August 2022. Mahindra will sell the Scorpio Classic alongside the next-gen Scorpio-N.

2022 Mahindra Scorpio Classic – Variants, Pricing & Colour Options

Mahindra is keeping things simple and offering the 2022 Scorpio Classic in one powertrain option and two variants. These variants are – Classic S and Classic S11. The range starts at INR 11.99 lakh ex-showroom for the Classic S variant. At the same time, the fully-loaded Classic S11 variant comes with a sticker price of INR 15.49 lakh ex-showroom.

The 2022 Scorpio Classic will be available in a total of 5 colour options. These are – Red Rage, Napoli Black, D’Sat Silver, Pearl White and Galaxy Grey. The Galaxy Grey is a newly introduced colour option. 

2022 Mahindra Scorpio Classic – Top Features

Mahindra says the Classic S variant will come with features such as LED taillights, 2nd row AC vents, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, Micro hybrid tech and more. Despite being the base model, Mahindra is also offering a hydraulic-assisted bonnet. On the other hand, the fully loaded model costs considerably more than the base model but also offers a lot more. Some of the feature highlights include a 22.86 cm touchscreen infotainment display, LED DRLs, projector headlights, Diamond Cut alloy wheels, arm rests on the front seats and much more.

2022 Mahindra Scorpio Classic – Powertrain

Powering the 2022 Scorpio Classic is Mahindra’s Gen-2 mHawk turbo-diesel engine. The engine now uses an all-aluminium construction which helps with weight reduction. The company claims it is 55 kg lighter than before. Furthermore, Mahindra has added a new 6-speed cable shift on its manual transmission. 

The engine makes 132 PS of peak power and 300 Nm of torque. The peak torque arrives at 3,750 rpm, while the peak torque comes between 1,600 rpm and 2,800 rpm. Mahindra also says that 230 Nm of torque is available from just 1,000 rpm.

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