Mahindra Scorpio 2014 Review
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 facelifted version launched in India. Mahindra Scorpio SUV is one of the Mahindra’s best sellers in India. The vehicle is famous in many ways, as it comes with combining good design and packed with first-in-segment features and offers great value-for-money.
The new facelifted version packed with refreshed interiors and exteriors. The all new Scorpio will be offered in 8 variants. The prices (ex-showroom Delhi) of new model starts from Rs. 8.40 Lakh for the base model Scorpio S2. The top end model of Scorpio S10 AWD available for Rs. 13.05 Lakh.
Updated on 30/09/2014
Just after the National launch of Mahindra Scorpio 2014, Mahindra launched this Scorpio SUV in Chennai. In Showrooms, priced from Rs.8.43 Lakhs ex-showroom. This is the same one of national launch and packed with rich interiors and stylish exterior. It is available in multiple seating configurations – 7, 8 & 9 seater options.
What is new in 2014 Mahindra Scorpio ?
Looks and Style: Exterior
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 model gets overall changes in Interior and exterior. There is a matte-black unit Grille which is edgy, upright. You can see the slim chrome bar running along the top-edge. Headlamp changes and it is said to be Dodge Charger similar Headlamp cluster.
There is also dual-barrel headlamps. New feature of Mahindra Scorpio 2014 is the addition of LED day-time running lamps. About the bumper, it is all-black bottom of the bumper and features new prominent faux air-intakes.
Overall the SUV is hot and gets Stylish Bonnet, New fenders. New side indicators & New alloy wheel design is quiet attractive. The 2 Rear grab-handles is a new addition to the Mahindra Scorpio 2014. Rear spoiler with Stop lamp onto the top of the rear-windscreen is also provided.
semi-circular units of Tail-lamp cluster and LEDs which incorporate the indicator & reverse lamp are also up gradations. Mahindra Scorpio 2014 features Number plate with matte-chrome surround for a new and refreshed appearance.
Key Exterior features
- matte-black unit Grille which is edgy, upright
- slim chrome bar running along the top-edge
- Dodge Charger similar Headlamp cluster
- dual-barrel headlamps
- addition of LED day-time running lamps
- all-black bottom of the bumper
- new prominent faux air-intakes
- Stylish Bonnet, New fenders
- New side indicators & New alloy wheel design
- 2 Rear grab-handles
- Rear spoiler with Stop lamp onto the top of the rear-windscreen
- semi-circular units of Tail-lamp cluster
- LEDs which incorporate the indicator & reverse lamp
- Number plate with matte-chrome surround
Safety and Comfort: Interior
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 packed with rich interior and new options to ensure the comfort and safety of passenger. There is a Dashboard with flat central console. It is fitted with New horizontal rectangular A/C vents all around for good cooling.
The Dual-tone colour and beige plastics are good in quality. There is a new and stylish steering wheel which is XUV 500 inspired one. The angular Instrument cluster & new MID screen provided in Mahindra Scorpio 2014.
Dual-pod design with analogue display, 7-inch touchscreen display (S10 variant) are other notable features. AC features climate control system and gets circular dials for controlling temperature and blower speed.
The safety measures are Hazard warning lamp switch, Lower centre console with new gear-lever etc. Other option includes 12-V socket, Cubby holes and bottle holders, power-windows, Rear A/C vent in Mahindra Scorpio 2014.
Key Interior Features
- Dashboard with flat central console
- New horizontal rectangular A/C vents all around
- Dual-tone colour and beige plastics
- XUV 500 inspired steering wheel
- angular Instrument cluster & new MID screen
- Dual-pod design with analogue display
- 7-inch touchscreen display (S10 variant)
- climate control system
- circular dials for controlling temperature and blower speed
- Hazard warning lamp switch
- Lower centre console with new gear-lever
- 12-V socket, Cubby holes and bottle holders
- power-windows, Rear A/C vent
Engine, Gears and Performance
Engine, the power pack of Mahindra Scorpio 2014 is a Type m2DICR 4 cyl 2.5 L, 4 stroke, Turbo Charged, Direct Injection, Common Rail Diesel Engine. This engine offers 2523 cc displacement. Max. Gross Power produced is 75 bhp (55.3 kW) @ 3200 rpm. Engine can churns out Max. Gross Torque 200 Nm @ 1400-2200 rpm. It is mated to 5 Gears transmission.
The another engine options is the, more powerful mHawk 4 cylinder Engine with Variable Geometry Turbocharger with Inter cooler, 4 valves per cylinder. It features Common Rail Direct Injection Technology. Engine offers 2179 cc displacement and can churns out 120 bhp (88 kW) @ 4000 rpm power. Torque produces is 280 Nm @ 1800-2800 rpm. Engine mated with 5 Gears transmission.
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 Dimensions
- Wheel Base : 2680 mm
- Overall Width : 1820 mm (Excluding ORVMs)
- Overall Length : 4456 mm
- Overall (Unladen) Height :1930 mm
Brakes and Suspension
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 packed with good suspension and safety measures. The front gets independent with coil spring & anti roll bar Suspension. Rear you have Mulit-link coil spring Suspension for good stability. Brakes used are Disc in front and Drum Rear Brakes.
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 Safety
Safety is well ensured in this SUV via options like Dual front airbags, Anti Lock Braking system (ABS) and Digital Immobilizer. There is also New Anti-Theft Warning. Braking system gets New Panic Brake Indication. You have new New Auto Door Look while driving. Mahindra Scorpio 2014 is highly safety assured with Crash protection crumple zones and Collapsible steering wheel.
Diamond White, Fiery Black, Mist Silver, New Molten Red and New Regal Blue
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 Models and Features
Mahindra Scorpio S2
Mahindra Scorpio 2014 base model S2 priced Rs. 8.40 Lakh. This model is the entry level variant powered by the 2.5-litre m2DiCr engine with Mahindra’s ‘Micro-Hybrid’ system. The standard features available are Manual ORVMs, Manual A/C, Power Steering and Black colored door handles.
There is also ORVM covers and Bumpers, Power windows all-around and 15-inch steel wheels. This is the base model and all these features continuing in remaining all models of Mahindra Scorpio 2014.
Mahindra Scorpio S4
Mahindra Scorpio S4 is the nest level model priced Rs. 8.99 Lakh. This Entry level variant powered by the 2.2-litre mHawk engine. Engine features Mahindra’s ‘Micro-Hybrid’ system. Mahindra Scorpio S4 gets all features of the S2 model and new gearbox. Additional options in S4 model includes Tilt-adjustable steering, Fabric upholstery and 17-inch steel wheels.
Mahindra Scorpio S4 AWD
Mahindra Scorpio S4 AWD available for Rs. 10.11 Lakh. This model packed with All the features of the S4 and additionally shift on the fly 4×4 system.
Mahindra Scorpio S6
Mahindra Scorpio S6 is the next variant and available for Rs. 10.15 Lakh. This model gets all the features of S4 AWD model and additional options. The list includes Remote central locking, Rear wiper, window demister and Centre armrest. There is also 2-DIN audio system, Middle row sliding seats, Body coloured door handles, ORVM covers – bumpers and Rear spoiler.
Mahindra Scorpio S6 Plus
Mahindra Scorpio S6 plus priced Rs. 10.43 Lakh. It gets all the features and options of Mahindra Scorpio S6 model. The SUV gets additional options like Ski racks, Driver airbag and ABS.
Mahindra Scorpio S8
Mahindra Scorpio S8 available for Rs. 11.32 Lakh. The model comes with all features of Mahindra Scorpio S6 plus and additionally gets Electrically adjustable ORVMs, Front fog lamp and Projector headlamps. There is also Anti-pinch windows, Park assist, Rear number plate surround and 17-inch Alloy Wheels.
Mahindra Scorpio S10
Mahindra Scorpio S10 available for the price tag of Rs. 11.95 Lakh. This model gets all features of Mahindra Scorpio S8. There is also Voice-assistance : Fuel, Speed, Projector lamps with cornering technology, TireTronic (tyre monitoring) and Rain and light sensors.
The list of features includes Steering mounted audio and cruise controls, Touchscreen infotainment system with navigation system, Automatic climate control system, Driver seat height adjustment, LED eyebrows, Front grille chrome inserts and Chrome surrounds around A/C vents.
Mahindra Scorpio S10 AWD
Mahindra Scorpio S10 AWD priced at Rs. 13.05 Lakh. This model packed with All features of the S10 with shift on the fly 4×4 system. This is the top end model of Mahindra Scorpio 2014.
All Available Models and Price (Ex-showroom Delhi)
- Mahindra Scorpio S2 : Rs. 8.40 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S4 : Rs. 8.99 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S4 AWD : Rs. 10.11 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S6 : Rs. 10.15 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S6 Plus : Rs. 10.43 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S8 : Rs. 11.32 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S10 : Rs. 11.95 Lakh
- Mahindra Scorpio S10 AWD : Rs. 13.05 Lakh