Auto Express

Mahindra Thar price 5 doors, 4X4, 4X2, launch details

Mahindra may introduce the 5-door 4X4 and 4X2 Thar together at launch; New spy photos reveal new details.

It was known that Mahindra getting ready a Thar 5 new doorsmule test has been spotted on our way on several occasions. So far, we’ve got a preview of the 5-door Thar’s exterior, interior and interior. seating arrangement, and new spy shots now give us new insights into powertrain options. like Forgive 3 doorsMahindra will also offer a 4X2 (Thar RWD) setup on the 5-door Thar.

  1. The 5-door Thar has both petrol and diesel engines
  2. Two gearbox options will be offered
  3. Expected to have both 4X2 and 4X4 at launch

Mahindra Thar 5-door: petrol and diesel engine options

Mahindra is looking to offer multiple powertrain configurations with the 5-door Thar right from the get-go. Sources tell us it will carry a 2.2-litre diesel and a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol engine from the 3-door Thar, both of which will be offered with manual and automatic transmissions.

The latest spy shots also reveal the absence of a 4×4 gear lever on the center console, confirming that a 5 door 4X2 Thar is also on the way, possibly with both petrol and diesel engines.

In place of the 4×4 gearshift, there is an additional storage space, similar to the Thar 3-door RWD.

The introduction of a RWD version of the 5-door Thar will help Mahindra to price the SUV competitively. However, the 5-door Thar will not be less than 4 meters long, nor will the smaller 1.5-liter, 118-hp diesel engine from the 3-door Thar. This means that the 5-door model will not receive the tax benefit Thar 3 doors 1.5 diesel RWD eligible for.

As previously reported, the 5-door Thar will share its ladder frame platform with Scorpionand while there are no details on power output, it will likely be offered with the same specs as the Scorpio N. For the 4WD version, the 5-door Thar will have a similar setup. like the 4WD version. Thar 3-door and will include a low-range transmission.

Mahindra Thar 5 doors: exterior and interior

The additional two doors will be thanks to a longer wheelbase – expected to be 300mm longer than the 3-door Thar – and it is also likely to receive all-new body panels. This is because Mahindra can increase the tread or width between the wheels to maintain an optimal wheelbase to track ratio for stability. However, the 5-door Thar will retain the typical design features of the Thar with its boxy proportions, flared wheel arches and a spare wheel mounted on the rear door.

The overall design of the 5-door Thar will be very similar to the 3-door Thar.

As for the interior, the overall design will be largely the same as the 3-door Thar. It is possible that the car will add a few new features such as a better infotainment screen, front center armrest and a sunglasses compartment that are currently missing on the 3-door version.

The second row of the 5-door Thar is expected to offer more space thanks to the longer wheelbase, but the test mules spotted so far have only been seen with two separate rear seats – It remains to be seen whether Mahindra will offer a three-seat bench layout. Thar 5 doors. What is certain is that it will have a significantly wider trunk than the 3-door version.

Mahindra Thar 5 doors: debut and opponents

Mahindra is expected to launch the 5-door Thar sometime this year and its only direct competitor in the market will be 5-door force coming soon Gurkha, is also slated to launch this year. Although not a direct competitor, it will also see competition from new companies Maruti Suzuki Jimny as an off-roader lifestyle. To read more about the differences between these SUVs, you can click here.

Image source

Also see:

Mahindra Scorpio Classic price goes up to Rs 65,000

Mahindra XUV400 collected over 10,000 pre-orders; 7 months waiting time


News7F: Update the world's latest breaking news online of the day, breaking news, politics, society today, international mainstream news .Updated news 24/7: Entertainment, the World everyday world. Hot news, images, video clips that are updated quickly and reliably

Related Articles

Back to top button