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  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
New Mahindra Thar 2020 Price
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Kia Seltos Price
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₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs Seltos 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.

New Thar 2020 Vs Seltos – 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 FeaturesNew Mahindra Thar 2020Kia Seltos
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
Mileage15.20 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Power150 bhp113 bhp
Engine1997 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrol

New Thar 2020 Vs Seltos – 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.

New Thar 2020 Vs Seltos – 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 MHawk 1301.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder N/A4
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train N/A2WD

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm4315 mm
Width 1820 mm1800 mm
Height 1500 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/A190 mm
Boot Space N/A433 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/A
Front Track 1520 mmN/A
Rear Track 1520 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/AN/A
No. Of Doors 55
Seating Capacity 65
Water Wading Depth 650 mmN/A
Rampover Angle 26.2 degN/A
Departure Angle 36 degN/A
Approach Angle 41.2 degN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 66
Clutch Type N/AN/A
Front Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Rear Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/A
Hub Lock AutomaticN/A
Transfer Case Manual Shift Part Time 4WD with High & Low Rduction GearN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDisc
Rear Brake Type DrumDrum
Front Brakes Size 303 mmN/A
Rear Brakes 282 mmN/A

Suspension

Front Suspension Indepndent Double Wishbone Front Suspension With Coil Over Damper & Stabiliser BarMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/A

Safety & Security

Airbagsticktick
Passenger Airbagsticktick
Side Airbagscrosscross
ABSticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributionticktick
Brake Assisttickcross
Hill Assistcrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscross
Engine Immobilizerticktick
Central Lockingticktick
Child Safety Lockticktick
Power Door Lockticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrosstick
Rear Wipercrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrosstick
Manual Day-Night IRVMtick-
Panic Braking Signaltick-
Passenger Airbag Deactivation Switchtick-
Snow Chain Provision for Tyrestick-
Vehicle Over-speed Warningtick-
3-Point Seat Belts for Rear Passengerscross-
Anti-Theft Alarm Systemcross-
ISOFIX Child Seat Mounts on Rear Seatscross-
Roll Cagecross-
Speed Sensing Front Door Lockscross-
Idle Alert-tick
SOS emergency call function-tick
Speed Alert-tick

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-Manual
Heatercrosstick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosstick
Paddle Shift-tick
Cruise Controlcrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vticktick
Rear Parking Sensorticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscross
Front Armrestcrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosstick
UpholsteryVinylPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrosstick
Keyless Entrycrosstick
Climate Controlcrosstick
Tailgate mounted Spare Wheeltick-
Dashboard Grab Handle for Front Passengertick-
Bottle Holder in Front Doorstick-
Lockable Gloveboxtick-
Illuminated Key Ringtick-
Tool Kit Organiser tick-
Bonnet Latchestick-
One-Touch Lane Change Indicatortick-
Utility hook in backrest of co-driver seatcross-
Reclining Mechanism, Adjustable Headrests, 50:50 Split in Rear Seatcross-
Tip & Slide Mechanism in Co-Driver Seatcross-
Tyretronics (Tyre Pressure Monitoring System)cross-
Voice Commands & SMS Read-Outcross-
Tyre Direction Monitoring Systemcross-
Al Voice Command-tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert-tick
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard-tick
Rear AC-tick
Remote Door Look / Unlock-tick
Remote Engine Start/Stop-tick
Remote Horn / Light-tick
Remote Smart Pyre Air ON-tick

Lights

Light Type-LED
Front Fog Lampscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscross
Centre Roof Lamptick-
LED Tail Lampstick-
Follw me home headlamps-tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptyticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatorticktick
Seat Belt Warningticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrosstick
Door Ajar Warningticktick
GPS Navigationcrosstick
Brake Locking Differentialtick-
Mechanical Locking Differentialtick-
HVAC with Eco Modetick-
Electric Driveline Disconnect on Front Axletick-
Removable Doors for Off-Road Usetick-
Tow Hitch Protectiontick-
Washable Floor with Drain Plugstick-
Welded Tow Hooks in Front & Reartick-
Dual Tone Bumperscross-
Adventure Connect: Calendar Integrationcross-
BlueSense App Connectivitycross-
Electrically Operated HVAC Controlscross-
Follow-Me-Home & Lead-Me-To-Thar Lampscross-
Find My Car-tick
Fuel Level Information-tick
Live Car Tracking-tick
Shark Fin Antenna-tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification-tick

Entertainment

Music System-tick
CD/DVD Playercrosstick
Speakers--
Internal Memorycrosscross
Radiocrosstick
USB Supportcrosstick
Bluetooth Supportcrosstick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick-
Adventure Statisticscross-

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