Mahindra Thar Wanderlust :
The Wanderlust edition of the Thar is a custom made extreme off-roader.
The emphasis laid by all automobile giants on electric cars in this year’s Auto Expo is there to see. No surprises there as electric vehicles are the future and this is the right time to start the revolution.
Having said that nothing beats an off-roader. Right?
Thar Wanderlust is the new custom-built off-roader all set to roar on Indian terrain. The Vehicle was unveiled at the Auto Expo event in India. Thar Wanderlust is a level above their own Thar Daybreak edition.
Unveiled in a Vibrant shade of blue, the Thar Wanderlust looks to grab the attention of one and all.
For easy access to the rear seats, the new Thar has got gullwing-style doors on the side which adds to the appealing looks of the SUV.
The Bumpers at the front as well as the back are all new and are like never seen before, but they look to serving with some real intentions, that’s for sure.
The mirrors are mounted at the top, also the SUV has twin exhaust both on either side.
The projector headlamps have a corona ring DRLs, which look real sharp on the silver shroud.
The all-new Thar Wanderlust is a five-seater SUV and comes with 5 point seat belts(racing harnesses) which is great from the Safety perspective.
The Dashboard comes with a beige-brown dual tone with leather cladding on the steering wheel.
The SUV has sturdy touchscreen infotainment system and a sunroof.
ENGINE SPECIFICATIONS :
Mechanically, Thar wanderlust remains unchanged and comes with a 2.5-litre CRDe turbo diesel engine. The SUV comes with a 5-speed manual gearbox having a 4 wheel drive system.
The engine produces a power of 105 bhp at 3800 rpm and a peak torque of 247 Nm at 2000 rpm.
FINAL VERDICT :
The SUV is expected to be in the price range of 20-22 lakh. Mahindra Thar customisation is done by Mahindra Adventure.
Mahindra and Mahindra has stated that the new customisation can also be done on the existing Thar SUVs. The new customisation will cost you around Rs.13 lakh. Thar Wanderlust takes the customisation to another level.
For Thar lovers, Mahindra has given them a late but a great gift for the new year, A monster of an off-roader.
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