new Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited his home state Gujarat after the recent BJP’s landslide victory in the assembly elections of four states, including Uttar Pradesh. During this, Modi did a road show here. The most important thing about this road show was that during this time Modi left the expensive vehicles like Mercedes Benz and Range Rover 9 km from the Mahindra Thar made in India. Had a long road show.
Now Mahindra & Mahindra chief Anand Mahindra has thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for using Mahindra Thar for the roadshow. Anand Mahindra tweeted, “Thank you PM @narendramodiji, nothing better than a vehicle made in India for the Victory Parade.
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Modi was riding in the open model
Let us tell you that during the road show, Modi was riding in Mahindra’s off-road SUV Thar, which is the open model of Thar. Many expensive cars, including the Toyota Fortuner Black Edition, were following Modi. So let us know what is so special about this Thar, which the Prime Minister chose for his roadshow.
Popular SUV is Thar
Mahindra Thar manufactured by Indian company is quite popular in the country. It is well-liked for its sporty look and powerful engine. The second generation Thar gets 18-inch alloy wheels, which make it suitable for all kinds of terrains. This SUV is available in both diesel and petrol options.
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SUV is very powerful
It comes with an automatic gearbox and a 6-speed manual gearbox. It can produce 150 PS of maximum power and 300 Nm of peak torque. On the other hand, the diesel engine can go up to a maximum power of 130 PS and a peak torque of 300 Nm. Mahindra is also planning to launch the 5-door model of Thar by 2022.
Here are its features
Talking about its features, a touchscreen infotainment system has been given in Thar. It comes with Android Auto and Apple Car Play. It has roof mounted speakers for better sound quality. It also gets features like MID unit, steering mounted controls, automatic climate control, leather upholstery, traction control. For safety, 2 airbags have been provided in Thar. The starting price of Thar is Rs.13,17,779 (ex-showroom).
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