Mahindra has made the audience hyped by the reveal of all new Mahindra thar 2020 which was launched on 15 August, although Mahindra is yet to revel its price till 2nd October but except the price everything is given to us and we are here to tell you everything you need to know about the new Mahindra thar.

What are the variants the new Thar offers?

The Thar will be available with four engine and transmission options and will be available in two variants

  • AX
  • LX.

While the lower-spec AX is designed to attract the enthusiast, Mahindra claims that the LX model is designed more for buyers looking for lifestyle purpose.

What are its engine specifications?

The new Thar comes with a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol engine with 152hp and a 2.2-litre turbo-diesel that produces 132hp. While 4×4, manual shift with transfer case and a low-ratio box is standard, both engines will be offered with 6-speed manual and automatic transmission options. Both variants have alike features and specs but they do differ in some aspects.

Mahindra Thar’s features

AX variant

Both Thar AX and LX variants will be available with the 2.0-litre turbo-petrol and the 2.2-litre turbo-diesel engine options with 6-speed manual transmissions, power steering and a mechanical diff lock. The AX model will also offer safety features like dual front airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors and reversing camera. Other features that will be available as standard include manual IRVM, fixed soft top, LED tail lamps, 16-inch white steel wheels 245/75 section tyres, 6-seat layout, manual air-conditioning controls, power windows and 12V power outlet

Additional features on offer will include read defogger, roll cage, convertible hardtop with remote keyless entry, four-seat layout with Front-facing rear seats, 4-way adjustable front passenger seat and driver seat height adjust function.

LX variant

The Thar LX will be offered with the same engine options, But the petrol engine will be automatic-only, while the diesel will be offered with the 6-speed manual or the option of the 6-speed automatic. The advanced electronic controls will offer ESP with rollover mitigation, hill-start and hill descent assist. The LX will also offer additional safety and driver aid features including Tyre Pressure Monitors, Tyre Direction Monitor, four-seat layout with three-point seat belts for all four passengers, including height and lumbar adjust at the front with fabric upholstery, ISOFIX, Roll cage, follow me home headlamps, convertible or hardtop. Exterior features include 18-inch alloy wheels, dual-tone bumpers, moulded footsteps, LED DRLs and front fog lamps.

the Thar LX will offer more comfort features including automatic climate control, cruise control, power-adjustable ORVMs, roof-mounted speakers, steering mounted controls, colour MID in the driver instrument cluster and a 7.0-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, navigation and USB connectivity.