2021 Mahindra Thar Launch
All-new Mahindra Thar will hit the showrooms in October

The new generation 2021 Mahindra Thar is finally revealed after a prolonged wait. We have been seeing so many test mules in the past few years and the car is now out in flesh.

Launch is scheduled for 2nd October when the price will be revealed. It will be offered in AX (adventure) and LX (lifestyle) variants.


  • It will be available in Hard Top, Convertible Top and Soft Top options
  • The new model is longer and wider than its predecessor
  • Halogen headlamps and fog lamps, LED daytime running lamps and LED tail lamps
  • 18-inch alloy wheels
  • Six colour options on offer – Red Rage, Mystic Copper, Galaxy Grey, Napoli Black, Rocky Beige and Aquamarine


  • BS6 compliant mStallion 150 turbo petrol 2.0-litre engine producing 150 HP at 5000 RPM and 320 Nm torque at 1500-3000 RPM
  • BS6 compliant mHawk 130 turbo diesel 2.2-litre engine producing 130 HP at 3750 RPM and 300 Nm torque at 1600-2800 RPM
  • Both engines will be available 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission options


  • Body-on-Frame construction
  • Independent front suspension and multi-link rear suspension set-up
  • Shift-on-the-Fly 4×4 manual shift transfer case with low ratio
  • Mechanical locking differential on the rear axle
  • Brake locking differential
  • Approach (41.8 deg), departure (36.8 deg) and ramp over (27 deg) angles  
  • Ground clearance of 226 mm in unladen condition
  • Water wading depth of 650 mm
  • All-terrain tyres 255/65 R18
  • Electromechanical Driveline Disconnect

Mahindra Thar Features

  • Removable front doors
  • Front-facing rear seats with 50:50 split
  • Roof mounted speakers
  • Height adjustable driver seat with adjustable lumbar support
  • One-touch tip & slide mechanism on the co-driver seat
  • Tilt adjustable steering wheel
  • Power windows
  • Electrically adjustable ORVMs
  • Central locking with remote flip key
  • 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, USB, Navigation
  • Adventure Statistics Display on the Infotainment System
  • Adventure Connect: Mahindra Adventure Calendar Display
  • Smart Watch & Phone Connectivity with Blue Sense App
  • TFT Multi Information Display in the Instrument Cluster
  • Electronic HVAC Controls
  • Drizzle resistant (IP54 Standard) dashboard switches
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • Tyre Direction Monitoring System
  • Cruise Control
  • Steering Mounted Audio & Phone Controls

Mahindra Thar Safety

  • Crash-safety compliant bodyshell
  • ESP with Rollover Mitigation
  • Built-in Roll-cage with 3-Point Seat belts for all passengers
  • Dual Airbags & ABS
  • Hill Hold & Hill Descent Control
  • ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts
  • Rear Parking Sensors

2021 Mahindra Thar

  • Launch and price announcement on 2nd October
  • 2.0-litre petrol and 2.2-litre diesel engine options
  • 6-speed manual and 6-speed torque converter automatic on offer
Mahindra Thar Dashboard
It comes with a new dashboard design which looks premium
2021 Mahindra Thar Automatic
The new automatic gearbox will attract a lot of buyers
2021 Mahindra Thar Seats
The dashboard comes with drizzle resistant IP54 switches
2021 Mahindra Thar Features
Rear front facing seats come with 50:50 split
2021 Mahindra Thar Speakers
It comes with roof mounted speakers
2021 Mahindra Thar Interiors
Front-facing 2nd row seats available for the first time in Thar
2021 Mahindra Thar Front
It now comes with 6 colour options out of which 2 are new
2021 Mahindra Thar Aquamarine
It is available with factory fitted hard top for the first time
It has a modern touch with LED tail lights, large alloys, new cladding, etc.
2.0-litre turbo petrol and 2.2-litre diesel engines on offer
The front doors of the Thar are removable
The convertible top version will have manual adjustment
Launch is schedule for 2nd October
It will be available in AX and LX variants
2021 Mahindra Thar
The overall design looks modern and inspired by Jeep Wrangler
It will be available in Hard Top, Convertible Top and Soft Top versions
It comes with removable doors and new off-road features