Since its first release in October 2020, the Mahindra Thar has maintained its status as a well-liked SUV in the Indian market.
Mahindra Thar Reservation History
Mahindra Thar’s November reservations have been made public. In November 2023, Mahindra Thar recorded 76,000 units of open bookings. Nearly every month, the corporation books more than 10,000 units. However, there is presently a more than 70-week waiting period for the Mahindra Thar’s rear-wheel drive petrol option. This waiting period is for the hard top diesel model with rear wheel drive.
Should you choose the gasoline version, a 22-week waiting period will apply. Additionally, you will need to wait around 24 weeks after booking if you want to get it in 4WD model.
India’s Mahindra Thar price list
In the Indian market, the Mahindra Thar is priced between Rs 10.98 lakh and Rs 16.94 lakh, ex-showroom in Delhi. The cost of Thar has gone up by Rs 43,000 recently.
Mahindra Thar Colors and Variants
In the Indian market, Mahindra Thar is available in two different variants: AX(O) and LX. This comes in six color options: Galaxy Grey, Blazing Bronz, Aquamarine, Red Rage, Napoli Black, and Everest White.
Mahindra Thar Engine
Under the hood, there are three different engine options that power it. Two engines are available: a 2.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine producing 152 horsepower and 320 Nm of torque, and a 2.2-liter diesel engine producing 130 horsepower and 300 Nm of torque. Six-speed automatic and six-speed manual transmissions are available for both engine types.
In addition, a brand-new 1.5-liter diesel engine with 300 Nm of torque and 118 horsepower is employed in the rear wheel drive system. There is just a 6-speed manual transmission available for this engine option. The engine in the petrol rear-wheel drive version is the same as the 4WD model, and it is mated to a six-speed automatic transmission.
In addition, 4WD Hi and 4WD Low are available for great off-roading, which aids in improved performance on rough terrain.
Features of the Mahindra Thar
|Mahindra Thar has become expensive by up to Rs 43,000.
|Rs 10.98 lakh to Rs 16.94 lakh (ex-showroom pan-India).
|AX(O) and LX.
|Everest White, Blazing Bronze, Aquamarine, Red Rage, Napoli Black, Galaxy Grey.
|1. 2.0L Turbo-petrol (152PS/320Nm) with 6-speed manual/automatic transmission.
2. 2.2L Diesel (130PS/300Nm) with 6-speed manual/automatic transmission.
3. 1.5L Diesel (118PS/300Nm) with 6-speed manual (RWD model only).
|7-inch touchscreen infotainment, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, cruise control, halogen headlights with LED DRLs, manual AC, steering-mounted controls, washable interior floor, detachable roof panels.
|Dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, hill descent control, traction control, rear parking sensors, seat belt reminder for driver and front passenger.
|Force Gurkha, Maruti Suzuki Jimny, Hyundai Creta, Kia Seltos, MG Astor, Skoda Kushaq, Volkswagen Taigun, Toyota Hyryder, Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara.
|1. 5-door Mahindra Thar spied with the rear of the SUV seen in disguise.
|2. Mahindra Thar E: Patent images surfaced on the internet.
A 7-inch touch screen infotainment system with an analog meter, semi-digital instrument cluster, and Apple and Android Auto compatibility are among the features offered to the Mahindra Thar. Some notable features are the excellent music system, excellent steering wheel controls, halogen headlight setup with LED DRL, height-adjustable driver seat, cruise control, and premium leather seats.
Features of safety in Mahindra Thar
Global Endcap has rated the safety of Thar with four stars. Two front airbags, electronic stability control, tire pressure monitoring, hill haul aid, hill descent control, traction control, and a seat belt reminder with rear parking sensors are some of the additional safety features.
Rivals of Mahindra Thar
In the Indian market, it faces off against cars like the Maruti Suzuki Jimny and Force Gurkha. In addition, the highly anticipated next generation Mahindra Thar, a five-door vehicle with exceptional features and amenities, will soon be available in the Indian market.