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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Renault Duster Vs Kia Seltos comparison

  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
New Mahindra Thar 2020 Price
  • Renault Duster
Renault Duster Price
  • Kia Seltos
Kia Seltos Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 8.59 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Renault Duster Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

Trying to figure out which of these cars to buy? Compare the New Thar 2020 Vs Duster 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 Duster Vs Seltos – Which model is Cheapest?

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Renault Duster in New Delhi starts at ₹ 8.59 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 13.59 Lakh for the fully-loaded Petrol model. 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 2020Renault DusterKia Seltos
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 8.59 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraRenaultKia
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Kmpl13.06 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Power150 bhp105 bhp113 bhp
Engine1997 CC1498 CC1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolPetrolPetrol

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

As for the claimed fuel efficiency, the Renault Duster base Petrol engine returns 13 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 Duster Vs Seltos – Which has a Better Engine Efficiency?

In the powertrain department, the Renault Duster gets 2 Petrol 105, 153 bhp engines, 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 1301.5 H4K MT1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CC1498 CC1497 CC
No Of Cylinder N/A44
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm105 bhp@5600 rpm113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm142 Nm@4000 rpm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train N/A2WD2WD
Emission Standard N/ABS VIN/A

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm4360 mm4315 mm
Width 1820 mm1822 mm1800 mm
Height 1500 mm1695 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2673 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/A205 mm190 mm
Boot Space N/A475 L433 L
Kerb Weight N/AN/AN/A
Gross Weight N/A1770 KgN/A
Front Track 1520 mm1560 mmN/A
Rear Track 1520 mm1567 mmN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.20 mN/A
No. Of Doors 555
Seating Capacity 655
Water Wading Depth 650 mmN/AN/A
Rampover Angle 26.2 degN/AN/A
Departure Angle 36 degN/AN/A
Approach Angle 41.2 degN/AN/A

Transmission

No. of gears 656
Clutch Type N/AEfficient Dual ClutchN/A
Front Axle Semi Floating with 4.3:1 Final DriveN/AN/A
Rear 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 WheelsSteel Wheel With Full Wheel Cover With Renault LogoSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresTubeless RadialTubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16215/65 R16205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16215/65 R16205 / 65 R16

Braking System

Front Brake Type DiscDiscDisc
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 MacPherson Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarTrailing Arm With Coil Springs And Double Acting Shock AbsorberCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 Kmpl13.06 Kmpl16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.050.050.0

Steering

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

Performance

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

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assistticktickcross
Hill Assistcrosscrosscross
Electronic Stability Programcrosscrosscross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickticktick
Central Lockingtickticktick
Child Safety Locktickticktick
Power Door Locktickticktick
Automatic Headlampscrosscrosscross
Cornering Lightscrosscrosscross
Turn Indicators On ORVMcrosscrosstick
Rear Wipercrosscrosscross
Rain Sensing Wiperscrosscrosscross
Headlight Washerscrosscrosscross
Headlamp Beam Adjustercrossticktick
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--
ABS + EBD with Brake Assist-tick-
ABS Standard In All Variants-cross-
Auto-Dimming IRVM-cross-
Entry Assistent Lamp-cross-
ISOFIX/Child Seat Mounts-cross-
Multi-Information Display-tick-
New Dual Winged Front Grille-tick-
Seat Belt Reminder for All Seats-cross-
Tyre-Tronics-cross-
Waterfall Led Tail Lamps-tick-
3 Point Seatbelt For All Passengers --cross
Idle Alert--tick
ISOFIX Child Seat Anchor --cross
SOS emergency call function--tick
Speed Alert--tick
Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock --cross
Speed Warning Alarm (80,120 kmph) --cross

Comfort & Convenience

Air Conditioner-Manual ACManual
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrosscrosstick
Paddle Shift-crosstick
Cruise Controlcrosscrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrosscrosstick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrosscrosstick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrosscrosstick
Rear Armrestcrosscrosstick
UpholsteryVinylBlack FabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrossticktick
Climate Controlcrosscrosstick
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--
Dual Tone Dashboard-cross-
Electric Tailgate Release-cross-
Sunshade-cross-
Surround Cooling Technology-cross-
Al Voice Command--tick
Auto/manual Vehicle diagnostics Alert--tick
Driving Modes : Eco, Sport & Normal --cross
Electronic Gear Shift Knob --cross
Emergency Stop Signal (ESS) Standard--tick
Follow Me Home Headlamps--cross
Kinetic Energy Recovery System(KERS) – 3 levels --cross
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-ProjectorLED
Front Fog Lampscrosscrosstick
Rear Fog Lampscrosscrosscross
Centre Roof Lamptickcross-
LED Tail Lampstickcross-
Follw me home headlamps--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickticktick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrossticktick
Door Ajar Warningtickticktick
GPS Navigationcrosscrosstick
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--
Emergency call-cross-
Find My Car--tick
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Shark Fin Antenna--tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification--tick

Entertainment

Music System-crosstick
CD/DVD Playercrosscrosstick
Speakers-cross-
Internal Memorycrosscrosscross
Radiocrosscrosstick
USB Supportcrosscrosstick
Bluetooth Supportcrosscrosstick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick--
Adventure Statisticscross--
20.32cm Touch Screen Infotainment System--cross

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