Kia Carens Vs Mahindra Scorpio N Comparison: Price | Spec | Feature | Mileage

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last updated on: 27-02-2023

Today in this post we are going to compare Kia Carens with upcoming New-gen Mahindra Scorpio N. As per the media report, the new-gen Mahindra Scorpio N going to launch on Date of 27th in this June. We have compared both the models on the basis of Price, Size, Spec, Mileage, Features, Colors and other specifications. However, till the time the vehicle is not launched, it is difficult to tell anything. But on the basis of all the information received so far, we are going to compare these two SUVs, so let’s know them in detail.

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Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N – Design


Mahindra is marketing the new generation model of the Scorpio as the ‘Big Daddy of the SUV’ and this is clearly visible from the latest pictures of the car. The new model is much bigger than the current model. The pictures of the all-new Scorpio-N clearly show that the new SUV will be launched with a muscular six-slat chrome embellished grille and new ‘Twin Peaks’ logo. It has been given C-shaped LED DRLs, LED projector headlamps and fog lamps.

On the other hand, Kia Carens which was launched in the month of February this year and got a lot of positive response in the market. Talking about its design, the Kia Carens gets a premium SUV design, although there is an MPV. The Kia Carens gets a stylish front fascia, which is completely different in comparison to other models available from the brand in India. It gets large LED headlamps with integrated LED daytime running lights, a sleek humanity line, a large front grille with diamond-shaped mesh and sleek chrome lining with vertical slotted LED fog lamps.


The new Scorpio is equipped with a host of comfort and convenience features for both the driver and the passengers. The SUV will come with a high driving position and two-seater configuration – 6-seater and 7-seater. The 6-seater will get second row captain seats, while the 7-seater model will get bench-type seats in the second and third row. In terms of features, the SUV gets many features like electric sun-roof, multi-functional flat-bottom steering wheel, leatherette upholstery for the seats, leather wrapped steering wheel and gear lever, an LED cabin light.

The Kia Carens, on the other hand, also comes with a 6-7 seat configuration and proves to be quite affordable in this segment. The Kia Carnes is equipped with several class-leading features that make it different from the family vehicle in India. The car is equipped with 66 connected features like next-gen Kia Connect app with 66 connected features, flexible seating options, sliding type seat under the tray, retractable seatback table, rear door spot lamp and bottle and gadget holder in the third row. Apart from, For entertainment and mood, it has a 10.25 inch infotainment screen, 64 color ambiance light and 8 speakers of Bose. Apart from this, features like AC vents for all three lines, 5 USB Type C charger points, wireless mobile charger, sunroof and logo projection light on the side door are also in it.

Engine Specifications – Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N

The new Mahindra Scorpio-N will be powered by a new 2.0-litre turbo petrol and a 2.2-litre diesel engine. Both manual and automatic gearbox options will be available with this engine. The petrol unit generates maximum power of 170 PS. And the diesel motor will be offered with two different power outputs – 130PS (for the lower variant) and 172PS (for the higher variant). Both the engines will be available with a 4X4 drivetrain system with low range gearbox options.

On the other hand, the Kia Carense gets two petrol and one diesel engine option. The 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine produces 115hp and 144Nm of torque, while the other 1.4 turbo petrol engine will be offered only with a 6-speed manual gearbox. This engine generates 140hp power and 242Nm torque. It also got a 1.5-litre diesel engine option. The Kia Carense is made available in the market with multiple transmission options including 7DCT and 6AT.

Petrol engineMahindra Scorpio NKia Carens
Engine type2.0-litre, mStallion turbocharged petrol engine1.5-litre Smartstream petrol engine | 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine
Displacement1,9977 cc1,497 cc | 1353 cc
No. of cylinders44/4
Power200 bhp @ 5,000 rpm113 bhp | 138 bhp
Torque370 Nm @ 1,750 rpm144 Nm | 242 Nm
Transmission6-speed Manual 6-speed manual | 6-speed Manual or 7-speed DCT Automatic
Drivetrain LayoutRWDFWD
Diesel engineMahindra Scorpio NKia Carens
Engine type2.2-litre, mHawk diesel engine1.5-litre CRDi VGT Diesel
Displacement2,184 cc1,493 cc
No. of cylinders44
Power172 bhp | 130 bhp113 bhp @ 4,000 rpm
Torque370 Nm | 300 Nm250 Nm @ 1,500 rpm
Transmission6-speed Manual 6-speed Manual or 6-speed Automatic (Torque Converter)
Drivetrain LayoutRWDFWD
Top Speed200 kmph185 kmph
Acceleration (0-100)11.6 seconds13.5 seconds

Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N – Dimensions

Mahindra Scorpio NKia Carens
Length4,662 mm4,540 mm
Width1,917 mm1,800 mm
Height1,870 mm1,708 mm
Wheelbase2,750 mm2,780 mm
Ground Clearance205 mm195 mm
Boot Space240-litres182-litres
Fuel Tank Capacity60-litres45-litres

Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N – Mileage

Fuel TypeMahindra Scorpio NKia Carens
Petrol 1.4LMT 16.2 kmpl | AT 16.5 kmpl
Petrol 1.5LMT 15.7 kmpl
Petrol 2.0LMT 13.65 kmpl | AT 12.12 kmpl
Diesel 1.5LMT 21.3 kmpl | AT 18.4 kmpl
Diesel 2.2LMT 18.97 kmpl | AT 15.27 kmpl

Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N – Safety Features

The new Mahindra Scorpio N will be equipped with many safety features. Its feature list includes ABS with EBD, multiple airbags, 360-degree cameras, traction control, tire pressure monitoring system, hill descent control and more.

On the other hand, the Kia company claims that the Kia Carens will be the safest car in India. The 6 airbags available in the standard version also make it a safe car. Apart from this, disc brakes for all wheels, multi drive mode is also in it. At the same time, for the safety of health, it also has a smart air purifier that gives virus and bacteria protection.

Mahindra Scorpio NKia Carens
Safety Features:-
6 Air-bags ABS with EBD
Electronic stability control
Hill Hold Assist
Hill Descent Control
Traction Control System Child safety lock
Seat-belt Reminder 360-degree Camera Rear parking sensors Tyre Pressure Monitor System
Safety Features:-
Six Air-bags ABS with EBD
Brake Assist
Seat-belt warning
Central locking
Rear parking sensors
360 degree camera (Top variants only)
Rear view camera with guide-lines
Speed-sensing door locks
Traction control
ESC and vehicle stability management
Hill start assist
Tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS)

Kia Carens vs Mahinda Scorpio N – Price

The prices of the new Scorpio will be announced on June 27. According to the report, its price could be between Rs 14 lakh and Rs 18 lakh (all, ex-showroom).

If we talk about Kia Carens, The Carens has been launched at a starting price of ₹ 8.99 Lakh (ex-showroom). The top-of-the-line variant of the Carens has been priced at ₹16.99 Lakh (ex-showroom).

Mahinda Scorpio NKia Carens
Rs. 11.99 to 19.49 lakh. Rs. 8.99 to 16.99 lakh.
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Last modified: February 27, 2023