Tata Motors betting big on AMT, to equip almost all cars with AT    Volkswagen betting big on Ameo for success in India    Royal Enfield to enter Brazil market    2016 Auto Expo gets more than 1.12 lakh footfalls on Saturday    Skoda won't launch its own version of the Ameo compact sedan

All New Mahindra Scorpio Codenamed W105

Total Shares 0

The Mahindra Scorpio was launched in 2002 and will complete 10 years this year. In these 10 years, the Scorpio has achieved massive success for Mahindra, with the latest feast being the sale of 50000 units last year. Now the Scorpio has never got a major update, with the biggest changes being more powerful engines and new powertrains. Mahindra has kept updating the Scorpio with more features over time but never did the company make changes to the shape of the Scorpio. There is no doubt then, the Scorpio is too old and needs a major update soon.

Mahindra is already said to be working on the next generation Scorpio, which is codenamed W105. It will be an all new model with major changes. The new Scorpio will be launched in the Indian market in 2014 and will continue to use a ladder frame layout. The new Scorpio will be bigger than the current version and will be more spacious as well. The lack of legroom in the second row will be addressed in the next generation Scorpio. This inside news was leaked by Autocar India editor Hormazd Sorabjee on Twitter.

While details about the next generation Mahindra Scorpio is still sketchy, one can expect lots of features from the XUV500 trickling down to the Scorpio. A more powerful version of the mHawk diesel engine might be offered as well. Lessons from the lightweight Scorpio project (codenamed T026) could be incorporated, which would boost the fuel efficiency of the Scorpio. The new Scorpio is being developed at the Mahindra Research Valley in Chennai. Mahindra is already selling the Scorpio in the European market (as the Goa) and special attention is being given to the pick-up version of the Scorpio as it holds high importance for Mahindra in the export markets.

via – Twitter

Comments on this entry are closed.

  • Hunky

    Scorpio and XUV500 price gap is very nominal..

    Scorpio needs price cut, even with feature lacked version, otherwise Scorpio and XUV500 would cannibalize each other..

  • karan

    scorpio is dead

  • Sri Hari

    mahindra scorpio has good value in the market and the new project of scorpio will really succeed ….

  • http://www.enidhi.net Shrinidhi Hande

    any facelift expected in 2013? I heard total refresh is expected in 2014 only

    • http://www.motorbeam.com/ Faisal Khan

      No facelift anytime soon.

2016 Yamaha R3 Test Ride Review

2016 Yamaha R3 Test Ride Review


February 2, 2016    Adwait

The Yamaha R3 is a much more composed bike rather than a purpose oriented race machine Yamaha has finally entered into the quarter-litre sportbike segment with the YZF-R25 and YZF-R3. While other Asian markets get the 250cc version, Yamaha Motor India fortunately offers us the bigger brother – the R3. The bike was long due […]

Honda Drive To Discover 6 – Royal Exploration

Honda Drive To Discover 6 – Royal Exploration


February 1, 2016    Javeid Khan

The CR-V, City, Jazz did well amid rugged conditions in Honda’s latest Drive to Discover Barely before the dust had settled as we moved into the new year, Honda was ready with the first event of 2016. The ‘Honda Drive To Discover’, now into its 6th season, is all about exploring the country while experiencing […]

Maruti Swift vs Mahindra KUV100 vs Hyundai Grand i10 – Comparison Video

Maruti Swift vs Mahindra KUV100 vs Hyundai Grand i10 – Comparison Video


January 30, 2016    Javeid Khan

Catch All The Latest Videos, Subscribe To   Further Reading – Mahindra KUV100 Review Hyundai Grand i10 Diesel Review Hyundai Grand i10 Petrol Review Maruti Swift Review Tata Bolt vs Maruti Swift Hyundai Grand i10 vs Tata Bolt vs Maruti Swift Hyundai Grand i10 vs Tata Bolt vs Maruti Swift – Video

Suzuki Gixxer vs Honda CB Hornet 160R – Shootout

Suzuki Gixxer vs Honda CB Hornet 160R – Shootout


January 27, 2016    Faisal Khan

Shootout: Suzuki Gixxer vs Honda CB Hornet 160R; Shootout No. 145 Price OTR Mumbai: Rs. 89,836-91,004/- (Suzuki Gixxer), Rs. 92,222-97,226/- (Honda CB Hornet 160R) These two motorcycles are the best offerings in the 150cc commuter space and are fun to ride Competition in the 150cc segment has always been at its peak and there is […]

Return to Top ▲Return to Top ▲