2015 Mahindra Thar Facelift CRDe comes with mechanical locking rear differential to boast off-road capabilities
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Mahindra & Mahindra launched the first major facelift of their all terrain compact SUV ‘THAR’ with some must required features. 2015 Mahindra Thar gets all new makeover as the Mahindra designer’s payed very much attention especially on the interiors. With the 2015 Thar, Mahindra has provided an option for automobile enthusiasts who have budget of a hatchback but needs a vehicle with SUV capabilities, high quality interiors, comfortable seats, Air condition and needs a provision to add a music system of there choice.
Mahindra had taken feedback from there existing owner’s of Thar and came out with changes in the facelift version. The new mechanical locking rear differential is one of the suggestion that Mahindra received from the existing buyers and without any further delay, they added this feature in facelift.
In interiors, 2015 Mahindra Thar facelift gets all new dual tone dashboard with 3 pot instrument cluster, premium quality AC vents, attractive gear knob, all new central console with provision for 2-din music system, dual tone steering wheel and 12V charging point.
On the Exterior part, 2015 Mahindra Thar facelift gets new front & rear bumpers, new wheel archs, clear lens headlamp, tweaked side footsteps and there is windshield demister as well. however there is no change in color schemes as all five colours remains same i.e Diamond white, rocky beige, mist silver, red rage & fiery black.
Speaking at the launch of the new Thar CRDe, Pravin Shah, President & Chief Executive, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd, said
“Since its launch, the Thar has been the face of our tough and rugged DNA, a continuation of our legacy and what Mahindra stands for. Today as we launch the new avatar of this ever popular off-roader, the effort has been to enhance the appeal of a brand that is already a cult. Increasingly consumer are looking for a different lifestyle as they seek an adventure and fun experience and the Thar is the perfect companion for such thrill seekers. I am confident that in its new avatar, the Thar CRDe will not only continue to be ever popular among off-road enthusiasts but significantly widen its appeal amongst a whole new set of consumers”
2015 Mahindra Thar Facelift CRDe is carrying the same 2698cc 4 cyl CRDe delivering 105 BHP & 247NM torque, comes with same 5.75m turning, with 60-litre fuel tank capacity and 235/70 R16 tubeless tyres. There is no change in mileage figure as well.
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