SP Design Studio based in Mumbai decided to give a makeover for Scorpio and the final product looks so much different than stock model
Mahindra Scorpio is one of the affordable proper SUVs available in the Indian market. The design is the highlight of Scorpio as it has muscular SUV stance from every angle and even though it has drawbacks, people still love Scorpio. It has a special place in the heart of motoring and off-roading enthusiasts.
SP Design Studio based in Mumbai decided to give a makeover for Scorpio and the final product looks so much different than stock model. The custom shop took inspirations from Ford Raptor pick-up, which is one of the most popular products in US market. But they tried to given their own distinct design character for Scorpio.
The major change for this modified Scorpio is that they turned the SUV into pickup. The third row of seat has been replaced with pickup bed and a reinforced frame that runs through cargo area to make it strong. The front gets custom designed grille with SP logo in middle and new projector headlamp. SP Design Studio has given new muscular wheel arches.
The stock hood has been replaced and SP Design Studio has given custom hood with integrated fake air-intakes. The modified Scorpio also comes with four LED lights placed on top of wind shield. The side continues same design theme of stock model until middle and the custom shop has given new bigger alloy wheels.
SP Design Studio replaced stock suspension and used aftermarket units, which increases ride height compared to standard Scorpio. The custom shop utilised completely new tail gate with spare wheel mounted on it, and new design for tail lamps along with redesigned bumper with twin exhaust placed on each side.
The custom shop hasn’t released details of interior but the engine remains stock and Mahindra offers 2.2 and 2.6 L diesel engines with option of manual and automatic transmission for Scorpio. The total cost of modification is Rs. 6.5 lakh excluding donor vehicle and it took them two months to completely transform this Scorpio.