Mahindra Thar RWD Variants Explained: Choose The Model Best For You

Mahindra Thar RWD Variants: Mahindra Thar RWD is very popular in India, not just because it is an affordable and capable off-roader, but also because it has a unique character that appeals to car enthusiasts. However, not everyone wanted or needed 4 wheel drive, and that’s where the Thar RWD comes into the mind. 

Mahindra Thar RWD looks almost identical to its more capable sibling and gets the same iconic design elements like the circular headlamps and flared wheel arches. Its only when you look closely that you realize some of the differences, like the smaller wheels and tyres, shorter rear overhang and the absence of a front differential. Mahindra Thar RWD became very popular in India after its launch. Mahindra Thar RWD price starts from Rs 9.99 lakh and goes up to Rs 13.49 lakh. Thar RWD is a more practical and affordable alternative to the 4×4, and will appeal to those who don’t need four-wheel drive capability but still want the iconic design and character of the Thar.

Under the hood, Mahindra Thar RWD comes with two engine options – new 1.5 L diesel engine and 2.0 L petrol engine. The new 1.5 L diesel engine generates maximum power of 117 bhp and a peak torque of 300 Nm. And the 2.0 L petrol engine generates a power of 150 bhp and torque of 320 Nm.

Mahindra Thar RWD Variants Explained 

Mahindra Thar RWD is available in three variants – AX (O) Diesel, LX Diesel MT and LX Petrol AT. Only the top model comes with Automatic transmission and the other two comes with Manual transmission. The AX (O) variant is only available with a diesel engine and the LX variant has a choice of diesel and petrol.

Mahindra Thar AX (O) Diesel RWD 

Price – Rs 9.99 lakh (Ex-showroom)

  • Manual transmission
  • 16 inch steel wheels
  • LED tail lamps
  • Dual airbags
  • Height adjustable driver seats
  • Centre roof lamp
  • Remote keyless entry
  • HVAC
  • Rear parking sensor
  • Manual ORVM adjustment
  • Hill hold and Hill descent control
  • ABS with EBD

Mahindra Thar LX Diesel MT RWD 

Price – Rs 10.99 lakh (Ex-showroom)
It gets extra features –

  • Manual transmission
  • Front fog lamps
  • LED DRLs
  • 18 inch alloy wheels
  • Cruise control
  • Steering mounted controls
  • 7 inch touchscreen
  • TPMS
  • Six speakers
  • Fabric seat upholstery
  • Electronic adjustment ORVM

Mahindra Thar LX Petrol AT RWD

Price – Rs 13.49 lakh (Ex-showroom)
It get same features as LX Diesel MT variant 

  • Automatic transmission
  • 18 inch alloy wheels
  • Rear demister
  • TPMS
  • ABS with EBD
  • Cruise control
  • Steering mounted controls

Mahindra Thar RWD is available in six colors – Everest white, Blazing bronze, Aquamarine, Red rage, Napoli black and Galaxy grey. If you are planning to buy a new Thar RWD then you have to wait a maximum of 18 months to get this SUV.

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