Mahindra Thar RWD starts at Rs 9.99 lakh in India, introductory price applicable on first 10,000 bookings


Mahindra & Mahindra Limited on Monday introduced a new range of Thar. The two engine options in the new range include rear wheel drive (RWD) variant and increased capacity in the four wheel drive (4WD) variant. The diesel versions of the RWD range are powered by a new D117 CRDe engine producing 117 bhp and 300 Nm torque (87.2 kW@3500 rpm) with manual transmission. Powering the gasoline variants of the RWD range is the mStallion 150 TGDi engine producing 150 BHP and 320 Nm torque (112 kW@5000 rpm) mated to an automatic transmission.

Mahindra Thar RWD Price:

Following are the variant-wise starting prices of the Mahindra Thar 2WD (all prices, ex-showroom):

Thar 2WD AX (O) Diesel MT Hard-Top: Rs 9.99 lakh

Thar 2WD LX Diesel MT Hard-Top: Rs 10.99 lakh

Thar 2WD LX Petrol AT Hard-Top: Rs 13.49 Lakh

Mahindra Thar RWD Specs:

The 4WD variant now comes with Electronic Brake Locking Differential. Developed in collaboration with Bosch, it will allow off-road enthusiasts to tackle low traction situations with greater ease. For those who still prefer the Mechanical Locking Differential (MLD), it will be available as an option on the LX diesel 4WD variant. The 4WD powertrain line-up remains unchanged. It is powered by 2.0L mStallion 150 TGDi petrol engine producing 150 bhp power and 320 Nm torque and 2.2L mHawk 130 diesel engine producing 130 bhp power and 300 Nm torque. These engines are offered with a choice of 6-speed manual transmission or 6-speed torque converter automatic transmission.

Veejay Nakra, President, Automotive Division, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. said, “Mahindra Thar is not just a capable SUV, it is an emotion. Since 2020, the new Thar has captured the imagination of SUV lovers, with over 80,000 More fans are discovering the impossible every day. To further enhance our offering, we listened to our customers and crafted the new range of Thar with significant enhancements. By introducing the new RWD variant, we have made it more accessible to those made it more accessible to those who wanted to live the ‘Thar life’, while our edition on the 4WD variant is designed to please true off-roaders. We are confident that the new range of Thar will take you to explore the impossible Thar will further add to the excitement and add new enthusiasts to the Thar lifestyle.

The new Thar range takes the personalization quotient to the next level. Two new color options – Blazing Bronze and Everest White are now available for the customers to choose from. Keeping in mind the needs of the customers, front and rear armrests are being offered as accessories. The armrests come with built-in storage. Also, the rear armrest will be equipped with cup-holders and USB charging port for more comfort and convenience. The RWD range will be offered only with the hard top option.

The post Mahindra Thar RWD to start at Rs 9.99 lakh in India on introductory price applicable on first 10,000 bookings was first published by BGR India.

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