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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Ford EcoSport Vs Kia Seltos comparison

  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
New Mahindra Thar 2020 Price
  • Ford EcoSport
Ford EcoSport Price
  • Kia Seltos
Kia Seltos Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 7.99 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Ford EcoSport Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs EcoSport Vs Seltos on carandbike to make an informed buying decision as to which car to buy in 2021. This comparison has been carried out on the basis of prices, engine specifications, mileage, and features of these cars.

New Thar 2020 Vs EcoSport Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Ford EcoSport in New Delhi starts at ₹ 7.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 11.19 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the Ford EcoSport costs ₹ 8.69 Lakh, whereas the Ford EcoSport Diesel top-end costs ₹ 11.49 Lakh. On the other hand, Kia Seltos price in New Delhi of base variant starts at ₹ 9.89 Lakh and goes up to Rs. ₹ 17.29 Lakh for range topping Petrol model. The base Diesel model of the Kia Seltos costs ₹ 10.34 Lakh, whereas the Diesel top-end of Kia Seltos comes with a price tag of ₹ 17.34 Lakh Lastly, the Petrol New Mahindra Thar 2020 starts at ₹ 9.8 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.55 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. The base Diesel version of the New Mahindra Thar 2020 costs ₹ 10.85 Lakh, whereas the New Mahindra Thar 2020 Diesel top-end costs ₹ 13.75 Lakh.

SummaryNew Mahindra Thar 2020Ford EcoSportKia Seltos
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 7.99 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraFordKia
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Kmpl15.90 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Power150 bhp120 bhp113 bhp
Engine1997 CC1496 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

New Thar 2020 Vs EcoSport Vs Seltos – Which gives Better Mileage?

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Ford EcoSport base Petrol engine returns 15 Kmpl, whereas the base diesel returns 22 Kmpl. The Kia Seltos base Petrol returns 16 Kmpl, whereas its base Diesel counterpart gives 18 Kmpl of fuel efficiency. The New Mahindra Thar 2020 Petrol basic model, on the other hand, gives 15 Kmplwhile its Diesel base returns 13 Kmpl of mileage.

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

In the powertrain department, the Ford EcoSport gets 120 bhp Petrol engine and 99 bhp Diesel engine, whereas the Kia Seltos comes in 2 Petrol 113, 138 bhp engines and 113 bhp Diesel engine. Lastly, the New Mahindra Thar 2020 is offered in 150 bhp Petrol engine and 130 bhp Diesel engine.

Engine

Engine Type MHawk 1301.5l Petrol Engine1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1496 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder N/A34
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm120 bhp@6500 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm149 Nm@4500 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train N/AFWD2WD
Emission N/ABS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm3998 mm4315 mm
Width 1820 mm1765 mm1800 mm
Height 1500 mm1647 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2519 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/A200 mm190 mm
Boot Space N/A352 L433 L
Kerb Weight N/A1188 KgN/A
Gross Weight N/A1660 KgN/A
Front Track 1520 mm1519 mmN/A
Rear Track 1520 mm1524 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.30 mN/A
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 655
Approach Angle 41.2 degN/AN/A
Departure Angle 36 degN/AN/A
Rampover Angle 26.2 degN/AN/A
Water Wading Depth 650 mmN/AN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 656
Clutch Type N/ASingle ClutchN/A
Rear Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/AN/A
Front Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/AN/A
Hub Lock AutomaticN/AN/A
Transfer Case Manual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction GearN/AN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel Wheels6.0x15 Steel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubelessTubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16195/65 R15205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16195/65 R15205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscVentilated DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrumDrum
Front Brakes Size 303 mmN/AN/A
Rear Brakes 282 mmN/AN/A

Suspension

Front Suspension Indepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser BarIndependent McPhersonMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarSemi-independent (Twist Beam Type)Coupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Kmpl15.90 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.052.050.0

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Hydraulic Power SteeringElectricElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/AN/A9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A
MID Display in Instrument Cluster MonochromeN/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrossticktick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrossticktick
Idle Alertcross-tick
Manual Day-Night IRVMtick--
Panic Braking Signaltick--
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switchtick--
Snow Chain Provision for Tyrestick--
SOS emergency call functioncross-tick
Speed Alertcross-tick
Vehicle Over-speed Warningtick--
Roll-over Mitigation-crosscross
12V Power Outlet-cross-
3-POD Instrument Cluster-cross-
Brake Disc Wiping-crosscross
Bumpers & Wheel Arches-cross-
ISOFIX Anchorage Points for Child-Seat-crosscross
Provision For 2-Din Music System-cross-
Rear Defogger-crosscross
Wider Front Seats-cross-
Windshield Demister-cross-
Front Seat Belts with Pretensioner & Load Limiter--cross
Impact Sensing Door Unlock--cross
Inside door handle override--cross
Speed Sensing Door Lock--cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-ManualManual
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt & TelescopicTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosscrosstick
Paddle Shift-crosstick
Cruise Controlcrosscrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickcrosstick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrossticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrosscrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryVinylFull FabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrossticktick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
Al Voice Commandcross-tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alertcross-tick
Bonnet Latchestick--
Bottle Holder in Front Doorstick--
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passengertick--
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standardcross-tick
Illuminated Key Ringtick--
Lockable Gloveboxtick--
One-Touch Lane Change Indicatortick--
Rear ACcross-tick
Remote Door Look / Unlockcross-tick
Remote Engine Start/Stopcross-tick
Remote Horn / Lightcross-tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ONcross-tick
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheeltick--
Tool Kit Organiser tick--
Door Trim Pad with Hand Rest-cross-
Dual Tone Dashboard-cross-
Multi-drive Modes:ECO/CITY/SPORT-crosscross
Steering Wheel & Gear Knob-cross-
Air Conditioner – Rear AC Vents--cross
Battery Saver--cross

Lights

Light Type-HalogenLED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Centre Roof Lamptick--
Follw me home headlampscross-tick
LED Tail Lampstick--

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrossticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationcrosscrosstick
Brake Locking Differentialtick--
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axletick--
Find My Carcross-tick
Fuel Level Informationcross-tick
HVAC with Eco Modetick--
Live Car Trackingcross-tick
Mechanical Locking Differentialtick--
Removable Doors for Off-Road Usetick--
Shark Fin Antennacross-tick
Stolen Vehicle Notificationcross-tick
Tow Hitch Protectiontick--
Washable Floor with Drain Plugstick--
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Reartick--
Device Dock-tick-

Entertainment

Music System-ticktick
CD/DVD Playercrossticktick
Speakers-4 Speakers-
Internal Memorycrosscrosscross
Radiocrossticktick
USB Supportcrossticktick
Bluetooth Supportcrossticktick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick--

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