Olympian Geeta Phogat, who became very popular among people after a movie inspired by her life, Dangal was released in India. The Indian wrestler has now posted pictures of her new vehicle after taking its delivery. Which vehicle you ask? Geeta Phogat took delivery of her brand new Mahindra Scorpio N SUV. Mahindra had started accepting bookings for Scorpio N since July 30. It received an overwhelming response from the customer as they received over a lakh bookings in just 30 minutes. Mahindra had announced that the deliveries for the Scorpio N SUV would commence on 26 September and the same has started now.
Geeta Phogat wrote on Twitter, “What a lovely morning on such a beautiful day.. welcoming our new member on the 1st day of Navratri (Mahindra Scorpio-N ) Thank you so much @anandmahindra Sir for launching such an Incredible Car. Thank you P.P Automotive Pvt. Ltd Karnal for excellent service.” She posted pictures of her posing with the new Scorpio N at the dealership along with her family. The Olympian has opted for the Napoli black shade which looks extremely good on the SUV.
This is a bonus. What a privilege to have you, Geeta, as one of our first customers for the Scorpio-N. We’re basking in your Gold Medal Glory! And we hope our car proves to be as tough as you! @geeta_phogat https://t.co/4njzQuaTD2
— anand mahindra (@anandmahindra) September 26, 2022
Mahindra will be initially concentrating mostly on Z8 L variants for delivery. Mahindra had mentioned that they aim to deliver 25,000 Scorpio N SUVs by December this year. The first 25,000 customers who have booked the SUV would also be getting the Scorpio N at the introductory price. Mahindra is most likely to increase the price for the new SUV next year. Just like Mahindra Thar and XUV700, the all-new Scorpio N will also have a waiting period of over an year. Mahindra is offers Scorpio N in Z2, Z4, Z6, Z8 and Z8 L variants. The Z8 and the Z8 L variants are available with 4WD system as an option.
Mahindra Scorpio N is an all-new SUV and has nothing in common the older generation Scorpio, which is now known as Scorpio Classic in the market. The new Scorpio N offers premium looks and features. The SUV is available with features like dual-zone climate control, touchscreen infotainment system, electric sunroof, brown and black dual-tone interiors, dual-tone leatherette seat covers, multi-function steering wheel, second row AC vents, cruise control and so on. Mahindra Scorpio N competes with SUVs like Tata Harrier, Tata Safari, Hyundai Creta and Hyundai Alcazar in its segment.
It is the only SUV in its segment to offer a 4WD system. The Mahindra Scorpio N is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. The petrol version of the Scorpio N is available with 2.0 litre turbocharged engine that generates 200 Ps and 380 Nm of maximum torque. It is available with a manual and automatic transmission. The diesel version of the Scorpio N come in two states of tune. The 2.2 litre turbocharged diesel engine generates 132 Ps and 300 Nm of peak torque in lower variants. The same engine generates 175 Ps and 400 Nm of peak torque. This engine is available with both manual and automatic transmission. 4×4 is also available with the diesel engine option only. Price for Mahindra Scorpio N now starts at Rs 11.99 lakh, ex-showroom and goes up to Rs 23.90 lakh, ex-showroom.