New Mahindra Thar

Thar on sand
Mahindra Thar is the legendary Indian off roader that is loved by all car lovers. With the Head turning looks, Thar is one of the Affordable-Desirable cars in India. Thar always was loaded with all the necessary off road equipment but the new generation Thar has much more than the previous generation.

Diesel engine

Mahindra thar diesel engine
The Mahindra Thar diesel is powered by Mahindra’s mHawk 130 Diesel engine. It is a 2.2L engine and it produces 130bhp along with 300Nm torque.

Petrol engine

Mahindra thar petrol engine
The Mahindra Thar petrol variant has the mStallion 150 TGDi engine that makes 148bhp. It is a 2.0-liter engine and puts out 300Nm torque.


Mahindra thar transmission
The new Thar comes with two transmission options. The 6-speed manual gear-box is made for off roading and there is also a 6-speed torque converter gearbox. The transfer case has manual shift with High and low reduction gears.

Suspension, Brakes and Wheels

Mahindra thar brakes. steering and suspension
Front SuspensionIndependent double wishbone suspension with coil damper and stabiliser bar
Rear SuspensionMultilink solid rear axle with coil spring and stabiliser bar
BrakeVaccumn assisted dual circuit 
Front Brakes303 mm Disc
Rear Brakes282mm Drum
Tyers 245/75 R16 All terrain tubless typers and 255/65 R18 All terrain tubless (LX variant)


Mahindra thar Dimension
 Dimension in mm
Width1820(for AX), 1855(for LX)
Height1920,1844 (Hard Top)
Front Track1520
Rear Track 1520

Off-road capabilities

Mahindra Thar off road capabilities
Ground Clearance(mm)219(for AX opt),226(for LX)
Approach angle41.2 deg(for AX opt),41.8 Deg(for Lx)
Departure angle36 degr (for AX opt) ,36.8 deg(for LX)
Rampover Angle26.2 deg(for AX Opt), 36.8 deg(for LX)
Water Wading Depth(mm)650

Thar Dashboard

The New Thar unlike other off roader has a more premium interior. The Entire Thar dashboard is certified IP54 dust and water resistant to withstand open top adventuring and also washing. New generation Thar has a 17.8cm touch screen infotainment system. The infotainment system offers all the information about the off-roading system along with tyre pressure and transfer case status.


Thar being a two door SUV can seat 4 comfortably. It has leather seats with fabric finish and all four seats feature a headrest. The new Thar gets climate control AC that is rare in this segment.


 built and safety
When it comes to safety, the Thar has improved a lot. The body in completely made of metal with no plastic expect the front bumper. The new generation Thar has undergone crash test by the Global NCAP and has Received a 4-star rating. It gets all the electronic safety such as ABS, EBD, hill assist and air bags.
Find out on road prices here: Mahindra Thar on road price

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