- The next-generation Mahindra Scorpio is being developed under the Z101 codename.
- The latest 2020 Mahindra Scorpio image reveal its front end.
- It will receive radical design and styling changes.
- The all-new Mahindra Scorpio is expected to make its debut at the Auto Expo 2020.
- With prominent styling changes, the new Mahindra Scorpio price will see slight change.
The 2020 Mahindra Scorpio has been spied testing yet again, divulging prominent styling details about the SUV. Being developed under the codename Z101, the 2020 Mahindra Scorpio images reveal the front end of the next-gen model. The SUV has received multiple tweaks during its product span, while keeping the styling close to the original design from the first gen model launched in 2002.
It is reported that the new-gen model will receive radical changes to the design, making it a far cry from the existing model in aesthetic terms. Aside from visual changes, the SUV will also witness increase in dimensions, measuring longer and wider than the outgoing version. The front will get a new radiator grille featuring seven slots. Headlamps as well as bumper will also get a restyling. One must note, the headlamps on the production-spec version will vary from the ones seen on the test mule.
In addition to the above changes, the all-new Mahindra Scorpio will come with a hood scoop, stepped roofline and Scorpio branding on the lower rear doors. The rear styling will also undergo a prominent change with smaller tail-lamps, reworked tailgate and a smaller raked glass.
As for the 2020 Mahindra Scorpio interior, it will also get a complete restyling. Reports are rife that Mahindra could use an all new platform for the new-gen Scorpio, while on the other hand, some sources reveal, it will be based on an updated chassis. Talking of the new Mahindra Scorpio specifications, it will get an all-new BS VI compliant 2.0-litre diesel engine that will weigh around 80 kg lighter than the current 2.2-litre mHawk oil burner. In terms of output, expect this unit to make 160 PS. Transmission duties will be carried over by a six-speed manual and a six-speed automatic gearbox. A four-wheel drive system could also be offered as optional.