THE MAHINDRA THAR 2020 LAUNCHED, STARTS AT ₹ 9.80 LAKH IN INDIA | AUTO REPORTER | CARS NEWS
On Mahindra and Mahindra's Founder's day, 2nd October 2020, The Mahindra Thar 2020 launched and starts at ₹ 9.80 lakh Ex-Showroom in India. On Independence day Mahindra & Mahindra revealed its 2nd generation Thar 2020. The new Thar has so many exterior and interior design upgrades then previous generation Thar. The all-new Thar has an all-new powertrain with better off-roading capabilities. The New Thar comes in Petrol and Diesel engines.
The Mahindra & Mahindra started a bid for The 2nd generation Thar's 1st unit, named "#1" from 24th September, and it ended on 29th September. At the end of the bid, the Thar #1 unit has sold for ₹ 1.11 crore. A Delhi-based Akash Minda, Chairman, and CEO of Spark Minda- India's leading Auto Component manufacturing company, won the bid and took a home #1 unit of Mahindra Thar 2020 ₹ 1.11 crore. The #1 Unit of Thar has superior "#1" badging in the Exterior and Interior. The Auction money donated to the Swadesh foundation for charity purposes by Mahindra & Mahindra.
[ ] The New Thar Powertrain:-
The Mahindra Thar Now comes in two engine options Petrol and Diesel. The first one is 2.0 Litre mStallion 150 Petrol engine, which produces the power of 150 Bhp at 5000 Rpm and Torque of 300 Nm at 1250-3000 Rpm(with MT), 320 Nm at 1500-3000 Rpm(with AT). The second is 2.2 Litre mHAWK 130 TGDi Diesel engine, which churns out Power of 130 Bhp at 3750 Rpm and Torque of 300 Nm at 1600-2800 Rpm(with both MT and AT). The Engines of New Thar are married with 6-speed Manual Transmission and 6-speed Torque converter Automatic.
[ ] The Thar 2020 Exterior Highlights:
The New Thar has a big six slat all-black grill in front and has a new bumper with Fog lamps unit. It has a wide windshield than the previous generation. The New Thar Looks fantastic with the big wheel arches. We can see the "Thar" badging at many places in this New Thar like a Behind Rear View Side Mirrors, On the front bumper, and In the Rear taillamps. The New Thar has big tires which are compatible with all-terrain conditions. The old Thar had an only Soft Top option, but the New Thar 2020 has launched various Body styles such as Soft top, Hardtop, and Hardtop manually convertible. Now talk about Exterior dimensions- The New Thar has a total length of 3985 mm, Width of 1820 mm, and height of 1920 mm (these dimensions will be little varying according to body style). The New Thar comes in 6 Body Colours options such as Red Rage, Rocky Beige, Galaxy Grey, Aquamarine, Napoli Black, Mystic Copper.
[ ] The Thar 2020 Interior Highlights:-
The New Thar has more upgrades in the interior than the previous generation to make it suitable for off-roading and daily city driving. The New Thar has an all-new instrument cluster and Dashboard, which looks very premium. The new Thar comes with 4-seater and 6-Seater option. The 4-Seater Thar has 2 forward-facing seats at the front as well as rear. But The 6-Seater Thar has two forward-facing seats at the front and 4 side-facing seats at the back. The New Thar has sporty and comfortable front seats to provide comfort and safety During off-roading. Also, The New Thar has Height adjustable driver seat with lumbar support. The New Thar has some Carbon fiber elements in the interior. It has a Thar badging on the Dashboard and door trims. The new Thar has a new steering wheel with steering mounted audio controls. So the New Thar has a beautiful interior.
[ ] The Features of Mahindra Thar 2020:-
• The New Thar has a 7-inch touchscreen infotainment display with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB, and Navigation.
• Mahindra BlueSense app connectivity to connect your Thar with your Smartphone.
• Voice command feature.
• MID Display in Instrument Cluster.
• Rear Parking Sensors.
• Tyre Pressure Monitoring System(TPMS).
• Tyre Direction Monitoring System(TDMS).
• Roof-mounted 4 speakers and two tweeters for high water wading capacity.
The Mahindra Thar 2020 has started at ₹ 9.80 Lakh( Price of Petrol, Manual, Base variant) and goes up to ₹ 12.95 Lakh( Price of Diesel, Automatic, Top variant). The all-new Thar bookings opened from 2nd October 2020. The Thar now competes with Force Gurkha and the Upcoming Maruti Suzuki Jimny in the Indian Automobile market.
* All Prices are Ex-Showroom in India.