The Mahindra Thar is offered in 10 variants namely LX 4-Str Convert Top AT, LX 4-Str Hard Top AT, AX Opt 4-Str Convert Top, AX Opt 4-Str Convert Top Diesel, AX Opt 4-Str Hard Top Diesel, LX 4-Str Hard Top, LX 4-Str Convert Top Diesel, LX 4-Str Hard Top Diesel, LX 4-Str Convert Top Diesel AT, LX 4-Str Hard Top Diesel AT. The cheapest Mahindra Thar variant is the AX Opt 4-Str Convert Top which has a price tag of Rs. 13.53 Lakh while the most expensive variant is the Mahindra Thar LX 4-Str Hard Top Diesel AT which commands a price of Rs. 16.03 Lakh.
The vehicle was launched in the Indian market on October 4, 2010 to fill the void left by its predecessor, the Mahindra MM540. The Thar has been voted one of the top-10 SUVs available in the Indian market.
This all-new Thar is equipped with a fresh 1,997cc turbocharged petrol engine mated to either a six-speed manual or six-speed torque converter automatic. It develops 150bhp at 5,000rpm and 300Nm of torque from 1,250 to 3,000rpm while the automatic powertrain makes 320Nm of torque between 1,500 and 3,000rpm.
There is the lastest generation of tried and trusted mHawk – a 2,184cc diesel engine available with either a six-speed manual gearbox or six-speed automatic. It makes 130bhp at 3,750rpm and 300Nm of torque between 1,600 and 2,800rpm.
Exterior and Design
Mahindra Thar is a 3 door car which has front Disc brakes, Independent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper And Stabiliser Bar suspensions and rear 282mm drum brakes, Multi-link solid rear axle with coil over damper and stabiliser bar suspensions with 16 Inch Wheels.
Interior and Features
Thar is a 4 seater car with Yes,All Rows Adjustable Headrests, Adjustable steering, Fuel level guage, Analogue + Digital Instrument Console, Keyless Entry, Digital Odometer, Power Steering, Yes, Front only Power Windows, Driver’s seat heigth adjust, Analogue Speedometer, Analogue Tachometer.
Thar in India can be purchased in 6 different colour options. All the shades & colours in which Mahindra Thar is available in market are – Galaxy Grey, Aquamarine, Mystic Copper, Napoli Black, Rocky Beige, Red Rage. Find images of Thar in all new colour options below.
Thar is a 4 seater car.
Main Competitors of Thar car are Skoda Kushaq, Tata Nexon EV, Jeep Compass, Volkswagen Taigun, Tata Harrier, Tata Safari.