Bangalore, Sep 27 (UNI) Buoyed by the success in South Africa and Australia, Mahindra&Mahindra, the leader in the utility vehicle segment, launched its global lifestyle SUV Scorpio Getaway here today which is a new category from the Scorpio stable.
The new lifestyle product was based on the Scorpio platform and sports a grand deck that can carry various equipment and gear as per our lifestyle needs. It exudes ruggedness and style and was an extension of the go-getting persona of young Indians who do not shy of flaunting their success and lifestyle, a press release said here.
Vice President, Marketing and Sales, Automotive Sector, M&M, Vivek Nayer said ''Scorpio Getaway is a lifestyle offshoot of the Scorpio, which, while retaining its stamped ruggedness, comfort and class, was also designed to provide superlative luxury and style.
The Getaway is our answer to the growing breed of the young and adventurous, who believe in carving their own way in life. This lifestyle SUV is ideal for Bangalore, as we consider the city to be an effervescent lifestyle hub.'' Scorpio Getaway was the first Indian lifestyle SUV to have a maiden global launch and it was an apt testimonial of its global appeal. The Getaway was a runaway success in South Africa a little less than a year ago and in Australia, in the recent past.
The Scorpio Getaway is available in 2WD and 4WD options and comes in four attractive colours. It pumps its power from its 2600cc common-rail diesel engine (CRDe). The Scorpio Getaway 2WD and 4WD 'Double Cab' were priced at Rs. 713,356 and Rs 818,080 respectively (ex-showroom Bangalore).
The design focus of the Scorpio Getaway has been around, providing maximum utility and convenience to the consumers through its grand deck, along with a cabin that boasts luxury, comfort and loads of space. There were ample storage spaces with the spacious interior and standard features, including power-steering, air-conditioning, power windows, remote contral locking and a voice assist system, the release added.