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New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Tata Nexon EV Vs Kia Seltos comparison

  • New Mahindra Thar 2020
New Mahindra Thar 2020 Price
Tata Nexon EV Price
  • Kia Seltos
Kia Seltos Price
Ex-Showroom Price
New Delhi
₹ 9.8 Lakh
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₹ 13.99 Lakh
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₹ 9.89 Lakh
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Overview

New Mahindra Thar 2020 Vs Tata Nexon EV Vs Kia Seltos Comparison: Which Car is Better?

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

The ex-showroom price of the Petrol Kia Seltos in New Delhi 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, New Mahindra Thar 2020 price in New Delhi of base variant 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 Lastly, the Electric Tata Nexon EV starts at ₹ 13.99 Lakh and goes up to ₹ 15.99 Lakh for the fully-loaded Electric model.

SummaryNew Mahindra Thar 2020Tata Nexon EVKia Seltos
Price₹ 9.8 Lakh₹ 13.99 Lakh₹ 9.89 Lakh
ManufacturerMahindraTataKia
Body TypeSUVSUVSUV
Mileage15.20 Kmpl312.00 Km/Full Charge16.50 Kmpl
Power150 bhp127 bhp113 bhp
Engine1997 CC30.2 KWh Advanced Li-ion Polymer, Liquid Cooled Battery Pack1497 CC
Fuel TypePetrolElectricPetrol

New Thar 2020 Vs Nexon EV 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. The Tata Nexon EV Electric basic model, on the other hand, gives 312 Km/Full Charge.

New Thar 2020 Vs Nexon EV 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. Lastly, the Tata Nexon EV is offered in 127 bhp Electric engine.

Engine

Engine Type MHawk 1303 Phase Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor1.5 Petrol Engine
Displacement (CC) 1997 CCN/A1497 CC
No Of Cylinder N/AN/A4
Power 150 bhp@5000 rpm127 bhp113 bhp@6300 rpm
Torque 300 Nm@1250-3000 rpm245 Nm144 Nm@4500 rpm
Drive Train N/AN/A2WD
Battery Type N/A30.2 KWh Advanced Li-ion Polymer, Liquid Cooled Battery PackN/A
Charging Time N/A8.5 HrsN/A
Fast Charging Time N/A60 MinN/A
Charging Standard N/ACCS 2N/A
Emission N/AZero tailpipe emissionN/A
Ingress Protection for Motor & Battery Pack N/AIP 67N/A
Thermal Management System N/ALiquid cooledN/A

Dimensions

Length 3985 mm3994 mm4315 mm
Width 1820 mm1811 mm1800 mm
Height 1500 mm1607 mm1645 mm
Wheelbase 2450 mm2498 mm2610 mm
Ground Clearance N/A205 mm190 mm
Boot Space N/A350 L433 L
Kerb Weight N/A1400 KgN/A
Gross Weight N/AN/AN/A
Front Track 1520 mmN/AN/A
Rear Track 1520 mmN/AN/A
Minimum Turning Radius N/A5.10 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 6N/A6
Clutch Type N/AN/AN/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
Drive Modes N/AMulti Drive modes (Drive & Sports)N/A
Transmission N/ASingle speed transmission for automatic like driveN/A

Wheels & Tyres

Wheel Type R16 Heritage Steel WheelsSteel WheelsSteel Wheels
Tyre Type All Terrain TyresN/ATubeless
Front Tyre Size 245/75 R16R 16 215 / 60 LRR205 / 65 R16
Rear Tyre Size 245/75 R16R 16 215 / 60 LRR205 / 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 Dual Path Strut With Coil SpringMcPherson Strut With Coil Spring
Rear Suspension Multilink Solid Rear Axle With Coil Spring & Stabilisr BarTorsion Beam With Hydraulic Shock AbsorbersCoupled Torsion Beam Axle (CTBA) With Coil Spring

Fuel Efficiency

Mileage City N/AN/AN/A
Mileage Highway N/AN/AN/A
Mileage 15.20 KmplN/A16.50 Kmpl
Fuel Tank Capacity 57.0N/A50.0
Battery Range N/A312 Km/Full ChargeN/A

Steering

Power Steering
Steering Type Rack & Pinion Hydraulic Power SteeringElectrically Power AssistedElectric Power Steering
Adjustable Power Steering

Performance

Performance 0 To 100 Kmph N/A9.9 seconds9.7 seconds
Max Speed N/AN/AN/A
Gradeability N/A34 %N/A

Safety & Security

Airbagstickticktick
Passenger Airbagstickticktick
Side Airbagscrosscrosscross
ABStickticktick
Electronic Brakeforce Distributiontickticktick
Brake Assisttickcrosscross
Hill Assistcrosstickcross
Electronic Stability Programcrosstickcross
Tractional Controlcrosscrosscross
Engine Immobilizertickcrosstick
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 Adjustercrosscrosstick
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--
Roll-over Mitigation-cross-
Brake Disc Wiping-cross-
ISOFIX Anchorage Points for Child-Seat-cross-
Rear Defogger-cross-
Roof Rails-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-Fully AutomaticManual
Heatercrossticktick
Steering AdjustmentTiltTiltTilt
Steering Mounted Audiocrossticktick
Paddle Shift--tick
Cruise Controlcrosscrosstick
Power Outlets 12Vtickticktick
Rear Parking Sensortickticktick
Rear Parking Cameracrosscrosstick
Electrically Adjustable Rear View Mirrorcrossticktick
Push Start Stop Buttoncrossticktick
Height Adjustable Driver Seatcrosscrosstick
Lumbar Supportcrosscrosscross
Front Armrestcrossticktick
Rear Armrestcrossticktick
UpholsteryVinylFabricPremium Fabric
Front Cup Holderscrossticktick
Keyless Entrycrossticktick
Climate Controlcrossticktick
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--
Floating Roof-tick-
Multi-drive Modes:ECO/CITY/SPORT-cross-
Rear AC-ticktick
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
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 Lamptick--
LED Tail Lampstick--
Follw me home headlamps--tick

Instrumentation & Communication

Distance To Emptytickticktick
Average Fuel Efficiency Indicatortickcrosstick
Seat Belt Warningtickticktick
Low Fuel Warningcrosscrosstick
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--
7" TFT Digital Instrument Cluster with full Graphic Display-tick-
Connected car App-tick-
Find My Car--tick
Fuel Level Information--tick
Live Car Tracking--tick
Shark Fin Antenna--tick
Stolen Vehicle Notification--tick

Entertainment

Music System-ConnectNext Infotainment System By Harmantick
CD/DVD Playercrossticktick
Speakers-4 Speakers-
Internal Memorycrosscrosscross
Radiocrossticktick
USB Supportcrossticktick
Bluetooth Supportcrossticktick
Wheel Arch Claddingtick--
Adventure Statisticscross--
20.32cm Touch Screen Infotainment System--cross

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