Monday, April 25, 2016
By Kamal Swami
Adventure Edition of Mahindra Scorpio launched
Domestic car maker Mahindra and Mahindra has launched Adventure Edition of its best selling SUV Scorpio in Indian car market starting with price tag of Rs. 13.07 lakh (ex-showroom price, Mumbai). The special edition has been introduced in top end variant S10 and bestows various remarkable features which succeed in giving it completely a adventurous look. According to sources of Mahindra, only 1,000 units of Adventure Edition will be launched in market.
The power to Scorpio Adventure Edition will be sent through existing 2.2 litre mHawk of Mahindra Scorpio and newly introduced 1.9 lite mHawk diesel engine configurations. As reported earlier the new 1.9 litre of Mahindra Scorpio was launched by company in Delhi and NCR region due to ban on vehicles with engine efficiency of more than 2.0 litre engine. Both the engines generate power of 120 bhp and torque of 280Nm and mated with five speed manual gear box and offered with both 2WD and 4WD drive options. Addressing the launch of Mahindra Scorpio Adventure Edition, Mr. Vivek Nayer, Chief Marketing Officer, (Automotive Division) Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, "We are pleased to introduce the limited edition 'Scorpio Adventure' with its all-terrain capability, power-packed performance and iconic design. Scorpio is a symbol of power, thrill and adventure for more than 5 lac Scorpio owners and for the millions of fans that aspire to own a Scorpio one day. The limited edition Scorpio Adventure is in keeping with the lineage and DNA of the brand and I am sure that it will further strengthen the appeal of Scorpio as the perfect companion on long road trips and off-roading adventures."
The features adorned in this limited edition include ORVMs with side indicators, newly developed Smoked tail lamps, gun metal alloy wheels, new mist silver and while dual tone exteriors along with graphics that truly match to adventure theme. Inside the cabin it receives newly developed faux leather seats developed by making use of blue fabrics, adventure badge on dashboard, faux leather covering on steering wheel and gear lever, and also rear view camera.