There’s good news for the SUV market as Mahindra & Mahindra is introducing various new models, including the next-gen Mahindra Scorpio, Mahindra XUV500, TUV300 facelift edition, e-KUV100 and the XUV300 electric. According to reports, the brand new Mahindra Scorpio could be launched toward the middle of this year.
South Africa’s economy was built on mining, and this still makes up a significant chunk of our economy. But getting valuable commodities from under the ground is tough, specialised work that requires tough, specialised equipment.
It’s raining SUVs in Mahindraland. India’s largest utility vehicle manufacturer has announced the launch of six new SUVs for 2021, including two electric vehicles (EVs) that were shown at the Auto Expo this year.
Let’s look at the EVs first:
Any other SUV with this spec will cost much more. Any other SUV at this price will be much less car. The Mahindra Scorpio is simply the best value-for-money SUV in South Africa.
The Scorpio is a large 5-door SUV with a 2.2L turbodiesel engine and seating for 8 (2+3+3). It is available in 4×2 and 4×4, with both configurations giving you significant off-road capability. This is a handsome vehicle, in a rugged, masculine way. Yet it offers a crisp and refined drive that makes it at home in the city as well.