The car now features an all-new platform, a new front-end design with dual projector headlights and LED daytime running lights. In side profile the car features side cladding, roof rails and 17-inch alloy wheels with off-road ready tyres.
The engine is the brand’s tried-and-tested 88kW/240Nm 2.2 litre diesel which is now mated to a new five-speed gearbox which allows the vehicle to achieve a claimed fuel consumption figure of 7.2 litres/100km.
The interior has also been updated with a new six-inch touchscreen display with satellite navigation , USB/AUX connectivity as well as and Intellipark reverse assistance.
A new, sporty multifunction steering wheel features switchgear for the cruise control and the audio system, allowing drivers to operate these without having to take their hands off the wheel. A new, ergonomically shaped centre console is provided, as are strategically placed bottle and cup holders.
Features include, cruise control, a multi-function steering wheel, a height-adjustable driver seat, tilt-adjustable steering, front seat arm rests, electrically operated windows/exterior mirrors, 12V charging points, remote central locking, and a remote fuel filler flap.
The Scorpio is available as an eight-seater featuring two seats upfront, centre three-seater bench with 60/40 split and fore and aft slide adjustment, and a rear bench that can also seat three and that is removable to free up more packing space.Dual front airbags are standard, as are ABS anti-lock brakes with EBD, and panic brake warning flashers.
Pricing and warranty
Scorpio S10 SUV 4x2 R283 995
Scorpio S10 SUV 4x4 R299 995
All models are covered by a three-year/100 000 km warranty, and a three-year/60 000 km service plan.