Mahindra has launched the new Mahindra Thar in the Indian market on October 2, 2020. The new Thar was being awaited in India for a long time and now the company has said that within a few days of its launch, the new Thar has received more than 9,000 bookings.
Mahindra opened the bookings for the new Mahindra Thar in the second half after its launch on October 2. While the demo vehicle was currently available in only 18 cities, it will be available across the country till October 15. Bookings clearly show how high the demand for the new generation Thar is. These figures have come after the booking opened within just 3 days and a half-day. Mahindra also said that the new Thar has received over 36,000 inquiries so far and has garnered over 3.3 lakh website visitors. Talking about the price, the starting ex-showroom price of the new Mahindra Thar is Rs 9.80 lakh.
Power and Specification
In terms of power and specifications, Mahindra Thar is powered by a 2184cc mHawk 130 engine that generates 130 Hp of power at 3750 Rpm and 300 Nm of torque at 1600-2800 Rpm. On the other hand, the second 1997cc mStallion 150 TGDi engine has been given which generates the power of 150 Hp at 5000 Rpm and 300 Nm of torque at 1250-3000 Rpm. Talking about the transmission, the engine is available in the 6-speed manual and 6-speed torque converter automatic option. In terms of suspension, the new Thar gets independent double-wishbone front suspension with coil-over damper and stabilizer bar at the front and multilink solid rear axle suspension with coil-over damper and stabilizer bar at the rear. Talking about the braking system, 303mm disc brake has been given in the front and a drum brake at the rear.