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Mahindra Thar CRDe

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Rs. 9.60 lakh
Ex-showroom Price, Delhi
  • 16.55 kmpl Mileage
  • 2498 cc Engine Displ.
  • Manual Transmission
  • Diesel Fuel Type
  • 384 Boot Space
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  • Retro design, capable off-roader, comfortable ride on all surfaces
  • Bare bones interior, not ergonomic for daily driving, not backed by a reliable after-sales service network

Thar CRDe Features


Additional Interior Features : Lockable Glove Box, 3 Pod Instrument Cluster,
Dual Tone Dashboard : Yes
Ventilated Seats : No
Fabric Upholstery : Yes
Leather Seats : No
Rear Seat Headrest : No

Exterior / Exterior Appearance

Additional Exterior Features : Windshield Demister, Bumper Wheel Arches, Clear Lens Headlamps, Redesigned Canopy, Side FootstepsRemovable Canopy
Trunk Opener : Lever
Alloy Wheels : No
Outside Rear View Mirror : Yes
Turn indicators on ORVM : No
Xenon Headlights : No
Trunk Light : No
Rear Spoiler : No
Antenna : No
Roof Rails : No

Comfort and Convenience

Memory Functions For Seat : Not Available
Central Control Armrest : Not Available
Rear Entertainment System : No
Battery Saver : No
Smart Entry : No
Autonomous Parking : Not Available
Gear Shift Indicator : No
Massage Seats : Not Available
USB Charger : Not Available
Internal Storage : No
Luggage Hook and Net : No
One Touch Operating Power Windows : Not Available
Tailgate Ajar : No
Addtional Comfort Features : Door Trim With Armrest, Floor Console,
No of Speakers : -1
Lane Change Indicator : Yes
Additional Entertainment Features : Provision For 2 Din Music System
Drive Modes : No
In Car Entertainment (Audio) : Provision For 2-Din Music System
Rear Curtain : Not Available
AC : Yes
Rear AC Ducts : No
Heater : Yes
Power Steering : Yes
Steering Column : Rack & Pinion
Steering Mounted Audio Control : No
Cruise Control : No
Power Windows ( Front / Rear ) : No
Adjustable Driver Seat : No
Heated Seats Rear : No
Heated Seat Front : No
Adjustable Front Passenger Seat : Yes
Lumbar Support : Yes
Folding Rear Seat : Bench Folding
Rear Seat Center Armrest : No
Tachometer : Yes
Dual Trip Meter : Yes
Door & Trunk Ajar Warning : No
Low Fuel Warning Lamp : Yes
Clock : No
Seat Belt Warning : Yes
Push Ignition : No
Music System : Provision for 2 DIN
AM/FM Radio : No
USB Auxiliary Input : No
DVD Playback : No
Touch-screen Display : No
GPS Navigation System : No
Speakers Rear : No
Speakers Front : No
Automatic Head Lamps : No
Auto Rain Sensing Wipers : No
Follow me home headlamps : No
Adjustable Head Lights : Yes
Parking Sensors : Not Available
Remote Operated Fuel Tank Lid : No
Front Cupholders : Yes
Door Pockets : Not Available
12V Power Outlets : Yes
Cigarette Lighter : No
Bottle Holder : Not Available
Moon Roof : No
Sun Roof : No

Safety and Security

Knee Airbags : No
360 View Camera : No
Hill Descent Control : No
Head-Up Display : No
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock : No
Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock : No
Blind Spot Monitor : No
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts : No
Anti-Pinch Power Windows : -1
Hill Assist : No
Day/Night Rearview Mirror : No
Seat Belts : No
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) : No
Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) : No
Brake Assist (BA) : No
Electronic Stability Program (ESP) : No
Traction Control System (TCS) : No
Engine Immobilizer : Yes
Central Locking : No
Child Safety Lock : No
Fog Lamps (Front / Rear ) : No
Rear Wash Wiper : No
Rear Defogger : Yes


Standard Warranty (Years) : 1
Standard Warranty (kilometers) : Unlimited

Thar CRDe Specifications

Engine and Transmission

Engine Type : NEF TCI-CRDe Engine
Engine Displacement : 2498 cc
Fuel Type : Diesel
Power : 105bhp@3800rpm
Torque : 247Nm@1800-2000rpm
No Of Cylinders : 4
Transmission : Manual
Gear Box : 5 Speed
Drive Type : 4WD
Paddle Shift : No
Kerb Weight : 1750 kg

Performance and Fuel Economy

0-100 kmph (sec) : 15.8 Seconds
Mileage (ARAI) kmpl : 16.55 kmpl
Top Speed (Km/h) : 154

Brakes, Steering, Suspension and Tyres

Suspension Front : Independent Suspensio
Suspension Rear : Semi Elliptical Leaf Spring
Brakes Front : Disc
Brakes Rear : Drum
Steering Type : Power
Minimum Turning Radius : 5.75 metres
Tyre Size : 235/70 R16
Alloy Wheel Size : 16 Inch
Wheel Size : 16 Inch
Tyre Type : Tubeless

Interior Dimensions

Seating Capacity : 6
Doors : 3
Boot Space : 384
Fuel Capacity : 60 Liters

Exterior Dimensions

Ground Clearance (Laden) : 200mm
Length Width Height : 3920*1726*1930
Wheelbase : 2430mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) : 200mm

Mahindra Thar Service Cost

The estimated service cost for Mahindra Thar
CRDe (2.5 years) Rs. 15,156
Thar Service Cost Details

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Must Read Questions & Answers Before Buying Thar

Q. Dear sir which is best 4*2 or 4*4 or crde - Thar?
  • If u do more of offroading then 4*4 and if u do not do more offroading then 4*2 is also very powerful : By Rishabh | 1 month ago
  • Go for top end you can do both. : By Subscribers | 4 weeks ago
  • 4 by 4 : By Rama | 3 months ago
Q. In Thar segment, which is best option DI or CRDE?
  • There are three variants on offer - m2DICR 2WD, m2DICR 4WD and 4WD CRDe. The only recommended variant is the most expensive one, which comes with the more powerful engine and 4WD. The m2DICR variants don’t have enough oomph under the hood and miss out on basic features like AC, door trims with armrests, windshield demister, cupholders and an accessory socket.The Thar remains one of the last of its kind – simple and tough with a capable 4x4 system. With the CRDe variant getting a more comfortable cabin and new locking differential, the Thar gets creature comforts for those looking for more than a bare bones SUV. : By Zigwheels | 11 months ago
  • Crde : By Subscribers | 1 week ago
  • Di : By Rama | 3 months ago
Q. What is the difference between CRDe and DI 4WD except for price - Thar?
  • Thar CRDe is packed with AC, Heater, Dual trip meter, Provision For 2 Din Music System which are misses out in Thar DI 4WD. You may also compare these two trims on various parameters via our comparison tool. Click on the link to compare them: https://www.zigwheels.com/compare-cars/mahindra-thar-crde-vs-mahindra-thar-di-4wd : By Zigwheels | 1 year ago
  • CRDe is the top model of thar.. : By Inder | 5 months ago
Q. Difference between Thar DI 4x4 & CRDe?
  • U cannot compare Thar di and Crde. Both are poles apart in style, performance, power and also in utility. Di can be used as a Taxi in high-range areas whereas Thar Crde can be added on to your existing fleet as a recreational vehicle. : By Firoz | 10 months ago
  • Thar di is a high powered engine than crde produces more torque at low rpm : By Rishabh | 10 months ago
Q. What is the speciality of CRDE Thar in comparison to DI?
  • Mahindra Thar CRDe gets Rear Window Defogger, Bumper Wheel Arches, Windshield Demister, Integrated 2DIN Audio, Anti Theft Device, Engine Immobilizer. Mechanical Locking Rear Differential, Auto Locking Hubs, Air Conditioner, Dual Tone Dashboard and Electronic Multi Tripmeter which misses out in Thar DI variants. If we talk about power performance, CRDe comes with 2498cc diesel engine which churns out 105bhp/247Nm on the other hand DI variant gets a 2523cc diesel engine 63bhp/195Nm. CRDe has a better ground clearance of 200mm as compare to 187mm of DI variant. : By Zigwheels | 1 year ago
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