Indian SUV car maker Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd (M&M Ltd) launched the special edition of Mahindra Thar 700 with unique and different features at a price of Rs 9.99 lakh. To commemorate the 70 years legacy of Mahindra, as first Mahindra vehicle was built in India in the year 1949, M&M introduced the last 700 units of iconic 4x4 off-road SUV in its latest avatar. Later on, the Thar SUV is going to be introduced in a new avatar with major generation updates.
The 700 limited units of Thar 700 gets Thar 700 special badge on the vehicle with the signature of Anand Mahindra, Chairman of Mahindra Group. The Thar is known for its go-anywhere capability and Mahindra's rich 4x4 heritage doesn't get any technical updates apart from a few exterior and interior changes. That includes Stylized 5-spoke alloy wheels, Decals on the side and bonnet, Black finish on the grille, Silver finish on the front bumper, Leatherette upholstery with THAR logo on the front seats and Anti-lock braking system (ABS).
The Thar 700 limited special edition will be available in two new colour options - Aquamarine and Napoli Black. It is powered by a 2.5-litre turbocharged diesel engine that makes 106PS power and 247Nm of torque. The engine is mated to a five-speed gearbox.