New 2014 Mahindra Scorpio: Live from the launch

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The Mahindra Scorpio played a big hand in changing Mahindra’s fortunes and image from a rugged jeep and tractor manufacturer to someone who could make international products. The Scorpio was conceptualized and designed by the in-house integrated design and manufacturing team of M&M and since launch has been received very well in our SUV obsessed market, it will also shortly make its debut in the US. The homegrown auto maker is about to launch the refreshed variant of the Scorpene submarine in its product portfolio today and as we cover the launch event, you can follow the happenings here, as this post will be updated real time.

Click to know everything that is new about the 2014 Mahindra Scorpio and loads of pictures

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Prices for the new 2014 Mahindra Scorpio start at Rs 7.98 lakh for the base S2 variant, while the top-end S10 variant has been priced at Rs 11.46 lakh (Ex-showroom, Mumbai)

02:00 PM

  • The car will be revealed in some time, stay tuned for detailed pictures

Variants and Price:

  • S2: Rs. 7.98 lakh
  • S4: Rs. 8.60 lakh
  • S6: Rs. 9.77 lakh
  • S8: Rs. 10.84 lakh
  • S10: Rs. 11.46 lakh

01:55PM

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  • The Mahindra Scorpio will not be available with an automatic gearbox as of now
  • 4WD version will be available in a few weeks time

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Safety Features

FeatureS2S4S6S6+S8S10
AirbagsNoNoNoDriver OnlyDriver + PassengerDriver + Passenger
ABSNoNoNoYesYesYes
Panic Brake IndicationNoNoYesYesYesYes
Collapsible steering column and side intrusion beamsNoYesYesYesYesYes
Digital ImmobiliserYesYesYesYesYesYes
Anti-theft warningNoNoYesYesYesYes
Seat belt reminder lampNoNoYesYesYesYes
Speed AlertNoNoNoNoNoYes
Auto door lock while drivingNoNoYesYesYesYes

01:00 PM 

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Technical Specifications

  • Comes with shift-on-fly optional 4-wheel drive
  • The New 2014 Mahindra Scorpio will be available with two engine options
  • The base m2DICR, 4 cylinder, 2.5 litre, turbo charged CRDI engine will make 75 bhp at 3200 rpm and 200 Nm of torque  between 1400 – 2200 rpm. It will only be available in an S2 variant
  • The mHawk engine will be available in four variants – S4, S6, S6+ S8 and S10. The mHawk engine continues to be a 2179 cc, 4-cylinder unit. It is boosted by a variable geometry turbocharger with intercooler and features CRDI technology. It is rated for 120 bhp at 4000 rpm and 280 Nm of torque between 1800 – 2800 rpm
  • New Scorpio promises a higher fuel efficiency figure of more than 15 kpl
  • Both engines will be mated to a new 5MT320,  5-speed gearbox, which promises smooth and effortless shifting
  • Tyres on the S2 variant will be 215/75 R15 tubeless rubber, while the others will roll on 235/65 R17 tubeless radials
  • New Cushion Suspension technology promises higher flexibility and greater shock absorption
  • Front Suspension: Double wish-bone type, independent front coil spring
  • Rear Suspension: Multi link coil spring suspension with Anti-roll bar
  • Brakes: Caliper type ventilated discs at the front, drum type at the rear
  • Fuel tank capacity stands at 60 litres
  • Turning circle radius: 5.4m (2WD); 5.65m 4(WD)
  • Maximum gross weight: 2510 kgs (2wd); 2610 kgs (4wd)
  • Wheelbase: 2680mm; Overall width: 1820mm; Overall length: 4456mm; Unladen height: 1930mm (S2), 1995mm (S4, S6, S6+, S8, S10)

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Style

FeatureS2S4S6S6+S8S10
LED EyebrowsNoNoNoNoNoYes
Chrome in front grilleNoNoNoNoNoYes
LED Tail lampsYesYesYesYesYesYes
Bonnet ScoopYesYesYesYesYesYes
Front and rear bumper                Unpainted                                       Body Coloured
Side Cladding                Unpainted                                       Body Coloured
Wheels                Steel Rims             Wheel Caps                Alloys
Number plate applique                                               Black                Silver
Ski rackNoNoYesYesYesYes
SpoilerNoNoYesYesYesYes
Fender Bezel               Black Finish                                         Silver Finish
Front Fog LampsNoNoNoNoYesYes
Tail Gate appliquéYesYesYesYesYesYes
Silver painted skid plateNo`NoNoNoYesYes
Chrome finish on AC ventsNoNoYesYesYesYes
Centre high mount stop lamp                     Bulb                                                  LED

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Technology

FeatureS2S4S6S6+S8S10
Projector LampsNoNoNoNoYesYes
Static bending technology in headlampsNoNoNoNoNoYes
6” Touch Screen Infotainment with Bluetooth/ CD/ DVD/ USB / AUXNoNoNoNoNoYes
2-Din audio with CD/USB/AUXNoNoYesYesYesYes
GPS NavigationNoNoNoNoNoYes
Driver information through infotainment – Average fuel economy, distance to empty, service reminder etcNoNoNoNoNoYes
Shift on Fly 4WD (Optional)NoOptionalNoNoNoOptional
Tyre TronicsNoNoNoNoNoYes
Micro Hybrid technologyYesNoNoNoNoYes
Rain and light sensorsNoNoNoNoNoYes
IntelliparkNoNoNoNoYesYes
Voice AssistNoNoYesYesYesYes

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Comfort and Convenience 

FeatureS2S4S6S6+S8S10
Hydraulic Power steeringYesYesYesYesYesYes
Fully Automatic Temperature ControlNoNoNoNoNoYes
Heating, Ventilation & ACYesYesYesYesYesYes
Height adjuster on driver seatNoNoNoNoNoYes
Tilt SteeringYesYesYesYesYesYes
Arm rests on front seatsNoNoNoNoYesYes
Seats UpholsteryFully VinylVinyl seats with fabric inserts                                    Fully Fabric seats
ORVM’s                                             Manual                  Electric
Power Window Switches          On Centre Console                                       On Door Trims
Audio and Cruise controls on steering wheelNoNoNoNoNoYes
Speakers and tweetersNoNoYesYesYesYes
12V charging pointsFront Row                                               Front and second row
Rear wash and wipeNoNoYesYesYesYes
Rear DemisterNoNoYesYesYesYes
Hydraulic assisted BonnetYesYesYesYesYesYes
Central LockingManual                                           Remote
Follow me home and lead me to vehicle headlampsNoNoYesYesYesYes
Anti-pinch smart windowNoNoNoNoNoYes
Headlamp leveling switch and remote fuel lid openerYesYesYesYesYesYes
Seating Options                    7SF, 9                  7SF & 8               7SF, 7CC & 8
Foot Step                    Silver                                                 Black
Puddle LampNoNoNoNoNoYes
Roof Lamp                    Static                                                Swivel
Bottle and cup holderNoNoYesYesYesYes
Second row can holder on consoleYesYesYesYesYesYes
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