Mahindra Scorpio Classic S5 mid-spec variant launch soon

    With the addition of the S5, the Scorpio Classic will be offered in three trims.

    Published On Mar 01, 2023 11:56:00 AM

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    Mahindra is set to add another variant of the Scorpio Classic. This variant is likely to be called the Classic S5 and will sit between the Classic S and Classic S11 trims. This new variant has been introduced because the higher-spec Classic S11 does not sell as much since it's priced closer to the Scorpio N

    1. Scorpio Classic S5 to get three seating configurations
    2. Will get the same 2.2-litre turbo-diesel engine
    3. Expected to be priced around Rs 14 lakh (ex-showroom)

    Mahindra Scorpio Classic S5: what will it get?

    The Scorpio Classic S5 will be offered with three seating configurations – a 7-seater with bench, a 7-seater with captain’s chairs and a 9-seater with bench. The other variants currently get a choice of only two from the three options, depending on the variant. However, as per our sources, that is likely to change as the Classic S11 will now get a 9-seat configuration as well.

    Mahindra Scorpio Classic S5: powertrain

    The Classic S5 will get the same Gen 2 mHawk, 2.2-litre turbo-diesel engine producing 132hp and 300Nm of torque. It is mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox and sends power to the rear wheels. The Scorpio Classic does not offer an automatic gearbox or 4x4 option that was available on the previous-gen model. 

    Mahindra Scorpio Classic S5: expected price, waiting period

    Currently, the Mahindra Scorpio Classic is priced between Rs 12.64 lakh-Rs 16.14 lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). Expect the new Classic S5 variant to be priced around Rs 14 lakh, as it sits between the Classic S and Classic S11. The existing models command an average waiting period of around 5-6 months.

    Do you think Mahindra is making the right choice by adding a mid-spec variant of the Scorpio Classic? Let us know in the comments below. 

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