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Mahindra Thar will get minor updates, new brand | Autocar India

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Traction and hill descent management switches have now been relocated to centre console.

Mahindra has launched a light replace to the favored Thar SUV’s line-up. The Thar went on sale in October 2020 and has since been one of many top-sellers for Mahindra. As a part of the newest replace, the Thar will get Mahindra’s new Twin Peaks brand and different minor ergonomic adjustments.

  • Mahindra has discontinued two paint shades for the Thar
  • 4-month ready interval for Thar diesel automated

Mahindra Thar: management switches repositioned

The Twin Peaks brand is now seen on the Thar’s steering wheel, hubcaps of the alloy wheels in addition to on the important thing fob. The primary exterior brand above the grille, nevertheless, continues to be the ‘Mahindra’ lettering as earlier than.

Apart from the brand new brand, the traction and hill descent management switches have been relocated from the appropriate facet of the steering wheel to the centre console, the place beforehand dummy buttons had been positioned. Moreover, there’s now a sleek-looking door lock/unlock button on the centre console and just one USB charging port as an alternative of two. 

One other replace is that the Thar SUV now comes with solely 4 exterior paint shade choices versus the six choices earlier than. Mahindra has discontinued Rocky Beige and Mystic Copper shades on the Thar, whereas the remainder of the paint shades – Napoli Black, Galaxy Gray, Aqua Marine and Crimson proceed – proceed to be on provide.

Mahindra Thar: 4 month ready interval on diesel auto

Sellers inform us that the Thar diesel automated presently has a ready interval of round 4 months, whereas diesel guide variations may be delivered sooner. The petrol variants may be had in lower than two months at some places. Costs for the Thar begin presently begin at Rs 13.53 lakh for the petrol, going as much as Rs 16.03 lakh for the top-spec diesel automated, each costs ex-showroom, Delhi. 

All Mahindra SUVs now sport the dual peaks brand

Not simply the Thar, however all SUVs in Mahindra’s portfolio – Bolero, Bolero Neo and XUV300 – will now get the Twin Peaks brand, which was launched on the XUV700 final 12 months, and was additionally seen on the Scoprio N and the Scorpio Traditional just lately.

We’re informed that dispatches of the Bolero Neo and the XUV300 with the brand new brand are additionally within the course of and will likely be hitting showrooms quickly. The XUV300 can even get a variant rejig and a extra highly effective 130hp, 1.2-litre turbo petrol engine. Moreover, the upcoming XUV400, Mahindra’s first electrical SUV that may see its world debut on September 8, 2022, can even sport the brand new brand.

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