The second-generation Mahindra Thar has been one of the most anticipated cars of the year and is slated to launch on October 2. In a recent interaction with Autocar India, Mahindra’s chief of global product development, automotive division, R Velusamy, along with CEO, automotive division, Veejay Nakra, shed some light on the development of the new Thar which helped answer a few questions regarding the 4×4.
New Thar has a higher ground clearance and improved approach and departure angles over its predecessor
Hardtop roof can be removed and refitted but only at Mahindra dealerships
Expected pricing between Rs 12-15 lakh
How capable is the new Thar off-road?
Mahindra claims that the new Thar is significantly more capable off-road than its predecessor. The new Thar comes equipped with a part-time four-wheel-drive system, with a manual-shift transfer…