While there have been some cases of people stopping the new Mahindra Thar to check out the model, here's a video showing Kerala police officers stopping a new Thar to test-drive it on the roads.
The second-gen Mahindra Thar has become the talk of the town ever since it’s launched in India, especially among the car enthusiasts. There’s no denying the fact that the new design of the 2020 Mahindra Thar has made it look more modern and futuristic. No doubts, the all-new Thar is an absolute head-turner that can grab gazillion of curious eyes on the roads. While there have been some examples of the onlookers stopping the new Mahindra Thar to check out the vehicle, here’s a video showing Kerala cops stopped a new Thar with their curiosity to check out the new vehicle.
As you can see from the video, the vlogger is doing a vlog on the new Mahindra Thar, giving us the walkaround inspection and his impressions on the hot-new Thar model. When the driver was doing some rough off-road testing, he was stopped by a marked Kerala police Bolero. Some police officers start to question about the vehicle and check out the car. They even entered the car to check out the features and drove it to check the Thar’s capabilities on the sand beach later on.
It is true that the 2020 Mahindra Thar is creating a buzz among the Indian auto enthusiasts these days. The homegrown carmaker has also announced that its all-new Thar has received more than 9,000 bookings and the deliveries will commence in November.
What’s good about the new-gen Mahindra Thar is that it has become bigger than the first-gen model and comes brimmed with many features of a contemporary SUV. While the new bolder design of the Thar helps it attract a lot of attention among the crowd, the added features like a touchscreen infotainment system, a washable cabin alongside automatic climate control, etc. make it a desirable family vehicle.
The 2020 Mahindra Thar is a capable off-roader that doesn’t hesitate to handle the rough roads. The all-new Thar is powered by a 2.0-litre mStallion turbo-petrol engine making 150 BHP along with a 2.2-litre mHawk diesel mill good for 130 BHP of power. Both the engines are available with a manual and an automatic transmission option. Particularly, all variants of the new Mahindra Thar gets a 4x4 system along with a low-ratio transfer case. What’s more, Mahindra even offers the new-gen Thar with three different roof configurations including a hardtop, soft-top roof and a convertible soft-top option.