Mahindra Thar AX Opt: Base Variant of Mahindra Thar 

This SUV needs no introduction, Mahindra Thar is the most loving SUV in the Indian market. It was first launched in 2010 and in 2020 Mahindra launched its second generation. Mahindra Thar is the mixture of Scorpio and Bolero. Thar is not for luxury or features, it’s well known for its off-roading and ruggedness. In this article you read about the Mahindra Thar AX Opt base variant of Thar.

Mahindra Thar often called the copy of Jeep Wrangler because Thar resembles most of the element from Wrangler. Thar is a 5 seater SUV. Mahindra has offered two trims of Thar. AX or LX are the two trims of Mahindra Thar and it comes with both petrol and diesel engine options.

Mahindra Thar AX Opt Price

Mahindra Thar AX Opt price starts from Rs 13.59 lakh and goes up to Rs 14.20 lakh (Ex-showroom). Mahindra Thar AX Opt is available in only 6 speed Manual transmission. Automatic is not available in the Mahindra Thar AX Opt.

Mahindra Thar AX Opt VariantApproximate Price
AX Opt 4 Str Convert Top PetrolRs 13.59 lakh
AX Opt 4 Str Convert Top DieselRs 14.15 lakh
AX Opt 4 Str Hard Top DieselRs 14.20 lakh

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The base variant of Thar is Mahindra Thar AX Opt 4 Str which is available in both Petrol and Diesel. Mahindra Thar AX Opt Petrol variant only comes in Soft Top, but the Diesel variant comes with both hard and soft top.

Mahindra Thar AX Opt Specifications

The rugged looking SUV is available in two engine options. A 1197 cc Petrol engine generates a power of 150 bhp at 5000 rpm and 300 Nm of torque at 3000 rpm with six speed manual transmission. A 2184 cc Diesel engine generates a power of 130 bhp at 3750 rpm and 300 Nm at 2800 rpm with six speed manual transmission.

Mahindra Thar AX Opt is the value for money variant of Mahindra Thar. Thar is the safest off-roader of India. It scored 4 star in the Global NCAP crash test. Now Mahindra is partnered with CEAT and it offers the CEAT Czar AT (All Terrain) tyres. Before that Mahindra Thar comes with MRF Wanderer AT tyre.

SpecificationsMahindra Thar AX OptMahindra Thar LX
Length3985 mm3985 mm
Width1820 mm1855 mm
Height1920 mm1844 mm
Ground Clearance219 mm226 mm
Approach Angle41.2 degree41.8 degree
Departure Angle36 degree36.8 degree
Rampover Angle26.2 degree27 degree
Water Wading Depth650 mm650 mm
TyresR 16 SteelR 18 Alloy

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Mahindra Thar AX Opt offers features such as Height adjustable driver seat, Side foot steps, LED tail lamps, 16 inch steel wheels, Rear parking sensor, Mechanical locking differential, Roll rage, etc. You can’t get Cruise control, USB charging port, 17.8 touch screen, Fog lamps and Break locking differential. These features comes in the Mahindra Thar LX variant. 

Mahindra Thar AX Opt variant has ground clearance of 219 mm and water wading depth is 650 mm. It offers 57 L fuel tank capacity.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is LX and AX in Thar?

LX and AX are two trims of Mahindra Thar. AX is the base variant and LX is the top variant of Thar. Both the variants come with petrol and diesel options. 

Is Thar is a luxury car?

Thar is not a luxury car its a rugged SUV. Thar is the best off-roader of India with 4×4 drive.

Does Thar have autopilot?

No Thar does not have autopilot.

What is the price of Mahindra Thar AX Opt?

The price of Mahindra Thar AX opt starts from Rs 13.59 lakh and goes up to Rs 14.20 lakh (Ex-showroom).

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