The much awaited Mahindra Thar has been officially revealed today by the Company, today on August 15th and is fully loaded with the features and back with a new sportier and attractive design .The prices are not yet announced officially and will be revealed once the bookings will be opened on October 2.The Mahindra Thar now comes with a petrol engine also with a 2.0 Litre mStallion direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 150 PS @5000rpm and a maximum torque of 300Nm @1250-300rpm with the manual transmission and 320Nm@ 1500-3000 rpm with the automatic transmission .
The diesel engine comes with a 2.2Litre mHawk 130 which generates a maximum power of 97kW@3750rpm and a maximum torque of 300Nm @1600-2800rpm.
Exterior Style and Design
The Mahindra Thar now is much sportier, aggressive and also classic with a new front grille along with the round headlamps .Thar is also comes with the previous Jeep theme and a two door body style .In the front the vehicle also gets the attractive fender mounted Led daytime running light and comes with a sinister silver color R18 alloys with a size of 45.72cm .Now the vehicle also gets a removable hardtop which is a much enjoyable feature in the long drives.
Along with the LED day time running lamps and the headlamps the Thar gets a fog lamps mounted at the lower end of the vehicle which helps in more visibility of the road .In the rear end of the Mahindra Thar we get a Led tailamps designed in a rectangular shape.The Mahindra Thar gets a 255/65 R18 tyres which is suited for all terrain roads.
Interior Style and Design
In the Interior the Mahindra Thar comes with the same geometrical design and the cabin is IP 54 dust and waterproof. The Mahindra Thar also gets the steering mounted audio controls and phone controls along with the cruise control modes which makes the drive easier and more comfortable. The vehicle also a has digital information cluster along with the special options such as the tyre pressure monitoring system.
The Mahindra Thar comes with a touchscreen infotainment system with features such as the Android Auto, Apple Car play, along with the monitoring information such as the compass, Torque. Power etc .The Mahindra that can also be connected through the smart watch or the mobile phone through the blue sense app which helps in the checking the features and details of the vehicle
On the rear the Thar gets a 50:50 split seats along with a the recliner and also comes with the roof mounted speaker.
The Mahindra comes with the ESP (Electronic Stabilty Program),ABS (Antilock Braking System) along with the roll care structure at the rear for the safety of the passengers along with the Standard Dual front airbags ,ISOFIX, hill descent control ,tyre pressure monitoring system .
The Mahindra Thar also meets the global NCAP crash test safety norms along with the rear parking assist.
Engine Specifications and Pricing
The Mahindra Thar now comes with a petrol engine also with a 2.0 Litre mStallion direct-injection turbocharged petrol engine that generates a maximum power of 150 ps @5000RPMand a maximum torque of 300Nm @1250-300rpm with the manual transmission and 320Nm@ 1500-3000 rpm with the automatic transmission .The diesel engine comes with a 2.2Litre mHawk 130 which generates a maximum power of 97kW@3750rpm and a maximum torque of 300Nm @1600-2800rpm.
The Price of the Mahindra Thar is expected to start from around Rs 9.5Lakhs