One of the major passenger car manufacturers in India, Mahindra has announced the launch of a 5-door version of the Mahindra Thar. The second generation of Mahindra Thar which was launched in 2020 has a single 2-door version. Keeping in mind the practical utility of the popular off-road SUV, Mahindra has decided to launch 5-door variants.
Recently released 2NDO The Thar generation has already been a huge success in India, as Mahindra has received more than 50,000 bookings for the SUV.
As per the official notification made by the company, Mahindra Thar is expected to be launched between 2023 and 2026. Mahindra has also announced that it will launch nine new models in India by the year 2026. The 5-door version Thar Hai is expected to be one of nine models.
Talking about the Mahindra Thar 5-door version, it is expected that the wheel base of this vehicle will be larger than the current version. The current 2 door model of the SUV has a length of 3,985mm and wheelbase 2450mm.
Considering the increase in SUV length, it is expected that the Thar 5-door variant will receive an increase in vehicle power. The current Mahindra Thar is powered by a 2.2-liter mHawk diesel engine or a 2-liter stallion petrol engine.
The specifications of the upcoming 5-door version of Thar are yet to be officially announced by the company.