Mahindra has launched the second generation Thar last month and as expected it's getting an overwhelming response. The new Thar has just crossed over the 15,000 bookings mark in just 18 days. In fact, it reached 9,000 bookings within the first five days of launch.
Bookings for the Mahindra Thar can be made either online or at authorized Mahindra dealerships for a token amount of Rs 21,000. However, the high demand also leads to long waiting periods and the case is no different for the 2020 Mahindra Thar. Currently, it is commanding a waiting period of up to 5 months, depending on the variant and rooftop options. If you're looking to buy this hardcore off-roader this festive season, hence, for your convenience here we have listed its rooftop-wise waiting period so you can make your purchase plan according to it:
|Mahindra Thar Waiting Period
Note:- It is important to note that the waiting period may vary depending upon the variant/model, city, dealership, and color chosen. Deliveries of the new Thar will start from November 1, 2020.
As per the reports, the hard top-line trim of Mahindra Thar stands highest on the popularity charts and that clearly reflects in its waiting period. On the other hand, the soft top trims are in the least demand but still, its waiting period ranges between 42 and 56 days.
Talking about the major cities of the country, Bengaluru has the shortest waiting period while the people of Mumbai and Hyderabad will have to wait up to 4 months. In Delhi & Pune, the waiting period is around 2-3 months.
About Second Generation Mahindra Thar
The second-generation Thar is based on the new ladder-frame chassis. It comes in two trim levels – AX (Adventure Series) and LX (Lifestyle Series) which are priced between Rs 9.80 lakh and Rs 13.75 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
The new Thar is available with both petrol and diesel engine options. These include a 2.0-liter, 4-cylinder mStallion petrol engine (150PS/320Nm), and a 2.2-liter mHawk diesel (130PS/320Nm) engine. Both engines are available with either a 6-speed manual or a 6-speed automatic transmission. It also gets a shift-on-the-Fly 4×4 drivetrain (4WD) with a manual-shift transfer case standard across all variants.
The key features of the new Thar off-roader include a Jeep Wrangler-inspired design, LED DRLs, 7-inch touchscreen infotainment with apple carplay and android auto, off-roading stats, front power windows, electrically adjustable ORVMs, roof-mounted speakers, auto AC, steering-mounted audio controls, roll-cage, dual airbags, ABS with EBD, rear parking sensors and electronic stability control, etc.
Mahindra is also offering a bunch of accessories to personalize your SUV as per your need. Click here to know more about it in detail.