MS Dhoni gets around Ranchi in a customized Mahindra Scorpio
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, an avid superbike and car aficionado who owns a fleet of exotic bikes and cars was seen driving to a stadium in Ranchi in a heavily customized Mahindra Scorpio.
This customized vehicle sported “MS” initials painted across its body while three pillars have been removed revealing a giant sized roll cage. Doors have also been cut till handle height while other design elements include ORVMs with integrated turn indicators and a spare tyre cover.
Customization of this exclusive Mahindra Scorpio, which is the only one of its kind in the country, was done by Mahindra and Mahindra. It is painted in a striking color combination of red and black adding to its sporty appeal while it gets other sporty design elements such as bull bar, flood lights, bumper protector and head scoop along with black wheel arches, alloy wheels and dual chrome tipped exhausts.
It is all these design elements that make the customized Mahindra Scorpio even more attractive that the Hummer H2 owned by Dhoni himself. Interiors have also been modified with third row seats removed while second row seats have been pushed back to add to interior space and extra leg room.
The customized Scorpio sees no change in engine specifications and continues to be powered by a 2.2 liter mHawk turbocharged diesel engine offering 126 bhp peak power and 290 Nm peak torque.
The new customized Mahindra Scorpio will grace the garages of MS Dhoni wherein his other vehicles such as the Audi Q7, Land Rover Freelander2, Hummer H2, Mitsubishi Pajero, GMC Sierra and bikes like Kawasaki Ninja H2, Ninja ZX-14R, Confederate X132 Hellcat, Ducati 1098, Harley Davidson FatBoy, Yamaha RD350 and BSA Goldstar are parked.