Actor Prakash Raj, known for his flexible exhibitions in motion pictures, has brought the spic and span Mahindra Thar SUV. The actor recently took delivery of the vehicle with his family at the showroom in Hyderabad. He is known for several prominent roles in Indian cinema for movies like Singham, Wanted, Dabangg 2, Toofan, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Bharat Ane Nenu, Thoongaa Vanam, and many more. The actor has opted for top-end LX trim with an automatic transmission, finished in Napoli Black color.
Actor Eijaz Khan also recently brought Mahindra Thar for Diwali and dedicated it to his grandfather. Costs for the SUV start from ₹ 12.79 lakh, going up to ₹ 15.09 lakh (ex-showroom). It was last year that Mahindra launched the new-gen Thar SUV in the country. The off-roader has been a runaway success for the Indian utility vehicle manufacturer. It has bagged 4-star crash test ratings in Global NCAP.
The Mahindra Thar comes equipped with LED DRLs, alloy wheels, a hard rooftop, automatic climate control, front-oriented back seats with ISOFIX mounts, and a touchscreen show with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto among others. In the engine, the Thar is presented with a possibility for a 2.0-liter mStallion 150 TGDI and a 2.2-liter mHawk 130 motor. The two motors are combined with either a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed programmed transmission, while 4×4 is standard across all models.