Mahindra has launched the Scorpio automatic in India at Rs 13.13 lakh, ex-Delhi. There are two trims available with the automatic trim-the S10 2WD and the S10 4WD. The S10 4WD automatic is priced at Rs 14.32 lakh, Rs 80,000 overthe corresponding 5-speed manual version.
With the inclusion of the two new automaticvariants, the Mahindra Scorpio now comes in eight trims. The following features are standard on the new Mahindra Scorpio automatic-LED parking lamps, static bending projector headlamps, 17-inch alloys, tyre pressure monitor, height adjustable driver's seat, 6-inch touchscreen, automatic climate control, blue-grey upholstery and rain/light sensors.
Powering the Mahindra Scorpio automatic is the 120PS/280Nm making 2.2-litre diesel engine. Itnow comesmated to a 6-speed auto transmission. The 6-speed automatic also comes with Winter and Normal modes for the4WD, to altertraction. The Scorpio is a very capable machine and the addition of the automatic transmission will only help its useability both in city as well as on the highway.