Mahindra Thar : Rs. 13.17 – 15.53 Lakh
Mahindra Thar Key Specifications
|Petrol Turbo||Diesel Turbo|
|1997 cc||2184 cc|
|15.2 Kmpl||15.2 Kmpl|
|Automatic & Manual||Automatic & Manual|
- Ground clearance 226 mm
Mahindra Thar Latest Updates
The Mahindra Thar is now dearer by up to Rs 45,000. The off-roader now retails from Rs 13.18 lakh to Rs 15.54 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India). It rivals the Maruti Suzuki Jimny and Force Gurkha.
Mahindra Thar Price
The Thar is priced from Rs. 13.17 – 15.53 Lakh (ex-showroom Begusarai). Thar comes in 10 variants of spec and feature combinations and available in 6 colours. The price of Thar petrol variants ranges between Rs. 13.17 Lakh to Rs. 15.33 Lakh while the prices of Thar diesel variants start at Rs. 13.38 Lakh and the top-end diesel is priced at Rs. 15.53 Lakh. Thar also comes with 3 automatic variants starting at Rs. 15.22 Lakh.
Mahindra Thar Specifications
The Thar comes with two engine options: a 130PS/300Nm 2.2-litre diesel engine and a 150PS/320Nm 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine. Both engines are offered with a choice of 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission, and comes with a 4×4 drivetrain with a low range transfer case as standard. The off-road oriented AX variant gets a mechanical locking differential while the LX variant also gets brake locking differential for better off-road capability. The new Thar boasts a water wading ability of 650mm, an approach angle of 41.8degree, departure angle of 36.8degree and rampover angle of 27degree. It’s underpinned by a new ladder frame chassis and sits on independent double wishbone suspension at the front and multi link coil springs at the rear.
Mahindra Thar Features
Features in the Thar include a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment which features off-road stats, Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, cruise control, roof mounted speakers, electronic air conditioner, steering mounted audio controls, a multi-info display, power windows and keyless entry. Safety is covered by dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors, electronic stability control and a roll cage.
Mahindra Thar Competitors
The Thar currently doesn’t have any rivals in the country. It will fight it out with the Maruti Suzuki Jimny and Force Gurkha.
Mahindra Thar Variants
The Mahindra Thar comes in three variants: AX, AX Opt and LX. The manufacturer offers the Thar in three body styles: a fixed soft top, a cabriolet or convertible soft top and a fixed hard top. While the AX variant can be had with a fixed soft top only, the other two variants are offered can be had with either a hard top or a convertible roof.
|Thar AX Opt1997 cc . Petrol . Manual||Rs. 13.17 Lakh||View February Offers|
|Thar AX Opt Diesel2184 cc . Diesel . Manual||Rs. 13.38 Lakh||View February Offers|
|Thar AX Opt 4-Str Hard Top Diesel2184 cc . Diesel . Manual||Rs. 13.48 Lakh||View February Offers|
What is good and bad in Thar?
- Thar PositivesNow looks more modern with tweaked styling and improved interiors. New drivetrain includes petrol, diesel and automatic options. 4×4 is standard. Washable interiors are a nice touch.
- Thar NegativesMechanical rear locking differential only on the AX (Adventure) trim. Prices will increase.
- Expert’s ConclusionThe epitome of rough and rugged motoring gets a more pleasing personality while still retaining its admirable off-road abilities.