Mahindra Thar is one of the most popular 4×4 SUVs in the market currently. It rivals with recently launched Force Gurkha SUV in the segment. When Mahindra launched Thar last year, it took the market by a storm. It became so popular that there is currently a waiting period of almost an year on this homegrown SUV. We have already seen several off-road and modification videos of the all-new Mahindra Thar on the internet. Many of them have been features here on our website as well. Here we have a Mahindra Thar that has been neatly modified to look like a Wrangler.
The video has been uploaded by YA YA V on their Youtube channel. In this video, vlogger talks about all the changes that they have made to the Mahindra Thar. Starting with the front, stock grille has been removed and replaced with a Jeep Wrangler style unit. The stock headlamps on the SUV have also been replaced. It now gets aftermarket LED units with ring type dual function LED DRL.
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Coming down, original bumper on the Mahindra Thar has also been modified. The stock bumper has been replaced with a metal off-road bumper. The LED fog lamps and turn indicators are integrated in the bumper as well. The Thar seen in the video is an all-black hard top SUV. In order to maintain the colour, Ceramic coating has been done to the car. Overall, the Mahindra Thar gets the look of a muscular off-roader.
Customisations have been done on the interior as well. On the inside, the seats gets black leatherette upholstery which comes with Red stitching. A custom made armrest with storage space has also been installed in this Thar. The steering wheel also get leather wrap and overall the cabin looks a lot more premium. To improve the audio quality, the speakers on this Mahindra Thar have been upgraded as well.
Other than this, no major modifications are done anywhere on this car. The work done on this Mahindra Thar looks very neat and goes well with the overall look of the car. The car still sits on the stock tyres and 18 inch alloy wheels. 2021 Mahindra Thar is a huge improvement when compared to older version. The SUV is wider and longer than the older version and also offers several features that were missing in the older version.
The car comes with three roof options. There is soft top, convertible soft top and a hard top. It also offers front facing seat for rear passengers, automatic climate control, touchscreen infotainment system, drizzle resistant roof mounted speakers, multi-function steering wheel and so on.
Mahindra offers Thar with two engine option. There is a 2.2 litre mHawk turbocharged diesel engine and a 2.0 litre turbocharged mStallion petrol engine. The diesel engine generates 130 Bhp and 320 Nm of torque. The petrol version generates 150 Bhp and 320 Nm of peak torque. Both these engine options are available with manual and automatic gearbox options. Mahindra also announced the prices for their new 7-seater SUV XUV700. Prices start at Rs 11.99 lakh, ex-showroom and go up to Rs 19.79 lakh, ex-showroom.
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