2018 Mahindra Scorpio Launched at Rs.9.97 Lakh, Now Powered by 140bhp mHawk Engine

Mahindra has launched the 2018 edition of its successful SUV the Scorpio. The 2018 Mahindra Scorpio gets a lot of changes on the outside and inside but the biggest change is at the heart, the Scorpio is now powered by the 2.2 Liter mHawk Diesel engine that also powers the XUV 5OO. Prices for 2018 Mahindra Scorpio start at Rs.9.97 Lakhs.


The 2018 Mahindra Scorpio is available in four trim levels – S3, S5, S7, S11. The Scorpio gets its power from the tried and trusted mHawk engine that is tuned in 2 states of tune (120bhp and 140bhp). the base S3 continues to come powered by the m2DICR (75bhp) diesel engine. The Scorpios engine also gets the new 6th generation Borg Warner Turbo Charger. The Scorpio comes with a 6-speed manual transmission option while there is also an option of a 6-speed automatic transmission now on the lineup. The top end S11 trim also has an AWD option to it. The 2018 Mahindra comes with 9.1 Bosch ABS. The Scorpio is available in 7,8 and 9 seater options. Color options on the 2018 Scorpio – new Pearl White (Only in S11), Diamond White (Except S11), Napoli Black, D Sat Silver, Molten Red and 6 variants – S3, S5, S7 (120 bhp), S7 (140 bhp), S11 (140 bhp) and S11 (140 bhp with 4WD).

Speaking on the launch, Rajan Wadhera, President – Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “The Scorpio has pushed the boundaries for Mahindra and created new benchmarks for others ever since its launch in 2002. To see the Scorpio become the pride of over 6 lakh customers is a matter of pride. Today as we launch the New All Powerful Scorpio, we have further enhanced its on road presence while retaining its core DNA of power, thrill and adventure. I firmly believe that the consumers will find the New All Powerful Scorpio a perfect companion for their thrilling and adventurous journeys.”

2018 Mahindra Scorpio Features at a Glance

  • New  front grille with chrome inserts
  • Newalloy wheels
  • New ORVMs with integrated side turn indicators
  • New fog lamps with a chrome bezel
  • New tailgate with chrome applique and an aeroblade wiper
  • New sleek red lens LED tail lamps
  • New redesigned footstep on the rear bumper
  • New clear lens turn indicators and bold chrome highlights in the headlamps
  • New skid plate
  • New upper and lower grille mesh design
  • New look air extractors
  • New reverse parking camera with dynamic assist
  • New 1-touch lane change indicator
  • New auto window roll-up
  • Projector headlamps with static bending technology and LED eyebrows
  • 15cms (6”) touch screen infotainment with Bluetooth/ CD/ DVD/ USB/ Aux
  • GPS navigation in 10 languages
  • Driver information system
  • Steering mounted audio & cruise controls
  • Cushion suspension & anti-roll technology
  • Shift-on-the-fly 4WD system
  • Intellipark
  • Electrically adjustable ORVMs
  • Dual Airbags (Passenger + Driver)
  • ABS
  • Panic brake indication
  • Collapsible steering column & side intrusion beams
  • Engine immobilizer
  • Anti-theft warning
  • Seat belt reminder lamp
  • Speed alert
  • Auto door lock while driving