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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Kia Seltos Vs New Mahindra Thar 2020 Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the Seltos Vs New Thar 2020 on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2020. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

Seltos Vs New Thar 2020 – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom, New Delhi price of the Petrol Kia Seltos starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 17.29 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Kia Seltos Diesel top-end costs ₹ 17.34 Lakh. On the other hand, the price of the base Petrol version of the New Mahindra Thar 2020 starts at ₹ 9.8 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 13.55 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the New Mahindra Thar 2020 costs ₹ 10.85 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of New Mahindra Thar 2020 comes with a price tag of ₹ 13.75 Lakh.

Key FeaturesKia SeltosNew Mahindra Thar 2020
Price₹ 9.89 Lakh₹ 9.8 Lakh
Mileage16.50 Kmpl15.20 Kmpl
Power113 bhp150 bhp
Engine1497 CC1997 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

Seltos Vs New Thar 2020 – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Kia Seltos base Petrol engine returns 16 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 18 Kmpl. The New Mahindra Thar 2020 base Petrol returns 15 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 13 Kmpl of fuel efficiency.

Seltos Vs New Thar 2020 – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Kia Seltos gets 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the New Mahindra Thar 2020 comes in 150 bhp Petrol engine and 130 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type 1.5 Petrol EngineMHawk 130
Displacement (CC) 1497 CC1997 CC
No Of Cylinder 4N/A
Power 113 bhp@6300 rpm150 bhp@5000 rpm
Torque 144 Nm@4500 rpm300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm
Drive Train 2WDN/A

Dimensions

Length 4315 mm3985 mm
Width 1800 mm1820 mm
Height 1645 mm1500 mm
Wheelbase 2610 mm2450 mm
Ground Clearance 190 mmN/A
Boot Space 433 LN/A
Kerb Weight N/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/A
Front Track N/A1520 mm
Rear Track N/A1520 mm
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A
No. Of Doors 55
Seating Capacity 56
Water Wading Depth N/A650 mm
Rampover Angle N/A26.2 deg
Departure Angle N/A36 deg
Approach Angle N/A41.2 deg

Transmission

No. of gears 66
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Front Axle N/ASemi Floating with 4.3:1 Final Drive
Rear Axle N/ASemi Floating with 4.3:1 Final Drive
Hub Lock N/AAutomatic
Transfer Case N/AManual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction Gear

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type Steel WheelsR16 Heritage Steel Wheels
Tyre Type TubelessAll Terrain Tyres
Front Tyre Size 205 / 65 R16245/75 R16
Rear Tyre Size 205 / 65 R16245/75 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum
Front Brakes Size N/A303 mm
Rear Brakes N/A282 mm

Suspension

Front Suspension McPherson Strut With Coil SpringIndepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser Bar
Rear Suspension Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil SpringMultilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr Bar

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 16.50 Kmpl15.20 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 50.057.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Electric Power SteeringRack & Pinion Hydraulic Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph 9.7 secondsN/A
Max Speed N/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assistcrosstick
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMtickcross
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustertickcross
Idle Alerttick-
SOS emergency call functiontick-
Speed Alerttick-
Manual Day-Night IRVM-tick
Panic Braking Signal-tick
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switch-tick
Snow Chain Provision for Tyres-tick
Vehicle Over-speed Warning-tick
3-Point Seat Belts for Rear Passengers-cross
Anti-Theft Alarm System-cross
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts on Rear Seats-cross
Roll Cage-cross
Speed Sensing Front Door Locks-cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air ConditionerManual-
Heatertickcross
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiotickcross
Paddle Shifttick-
Cruise Controltickcross
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameratickcross
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrortickcross
Push Start Stop Buttontickcross
Height Adjustable Driver Seattickcross
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armresttickcross
Rear Armresttickcross
UpholsteryPremium FabricVinyl
Front Cup Holderstickcross
Keyless Entrytickcross
Climate Controltickcross
Al Voice Commandtick-
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alerttick-
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standardtick-
Rear ACtick-
Remote Door Look / Unlocktick-
Remote Engine Start/Stoptick-
Remote Horn / Lighttick-
Remote Smart Pyre Air ONtick-
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheel-tick
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passenger-tick
Bottle Holder in Front Doors-tick
Lockable Glovebox-tick
Illuminated Key Ring-tick
Tool Kit Organiser -tick
Bonnet Latches-tick
One-Touch Lane Change Indicator-tick
Utility hook in backrest of co-driver seat-cross
Reclining Mechanism, Adjustable Headrests, 50:50 Split in Rear Seat-cross
Tip & Slide Mechanism in Co-Driver Seat-cross
Tyretronics (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System)-cross
Voice Commands & SMS Read-Out-cross
Tyre Direction Monitoring System-cross

Lights

Light TypeLED-
Front Fog Lampstickcross
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
Follw me home headlampstick-
Centre Roof Lamp-tick
LED Tail Lamps-tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningtickcross
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationtickcross
Find My Cartick-
Fuel Level Informationtick-
Live Car Trackingtick-
Shark Fin Antennatick-
Stolen Vehicle Notificationtick-
Brake Locking Differential-tick
Mechanical Locking Differential-tick
HVAC with Eco Mode-tick
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axle-tick
Removable Doors for Off-Road Use-tick
Tow Hitch Protection-tick
Washable Floor with Drain Plugs-tick
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Rear-tick
Dual Tone Bumpers-cross
Adventure Connect: Calendar Integration-cross
BlueSense App Connectivity-cross
Electrically Operated HVAC Controls-cross
Follow-Me-Home & Lead-Me-To-Thar Lamps-cross

Entertainment

Music Systemtick-
CD/DVD Playertickcross
Speakers--
Internal Memorycrosscross
Radiotickcross
USB Supporttickcross
Bluetooth Supporttickcross
Wheel Arch Cladding-tick
Adventure Statistics-cross

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