Mahindra Thar 5 Door vs Maruti Suzuki Jimny The Biggest Rival

In the world of Indian Automobiles Maruti and Mahindra, are big names. In this blog, we will discuss both of these brands’ models, the Maruti Jimny and Mahindra Thar 5–door.
The all-new version of the Maruti Suzuki Jimny has recently made its world premiere in India. Here’s how it stacks up against the Mahindra Thar.
Maruti Suzuki recently took wraps off the 5–door version of the Jimny and it has been the talk of the town. As Jimny came into the automobile market, it will directly rival Mahindra Thar. Both are comparable in terms of modification, structure engine capacity, etc. Both are purpose–built off–roaders; but they are less alike than you might. Here are some comparable points after reading those you can decide which one is better for off–road.

Mahindra Thar 5 Door vs Maruti Suzuki Jimny Off-road comparison:-

Chasis TypeLadder Frame Ladder Frame
Approach Angle36 Degree 41.2 Degree

Departure Angel
50 Degree36 Degree
Ramp Break – Over Angel 24 Degree26.2 Degree
Wheelbase 2590 mm2450 mm
Ground Clearance 210 mm226 mm
Tyre SizeRs 15Rs 16 / 18
Water Wading Depth 300 mm650 mm

So 5-door Jimny and Mahindra Thar both are based on a ladder frame. Their approach, departure Angel, and ramp break angle are all mentioned in the above-given table.

Maruti Suzuki Jimny 5- door VS Mahindra Thar: price, specs comparison:-

Power103 bhp150 bhp
Engine1.5 liter NA Petrol2.0 Turbo Petrol
Gearbox5 Speed MT / 4 Speed AT6 Speed MT / 6 Speed AT
Torque134 NmUpto 320 Nm
Drivetrain4*44*4 / 4*2

The Jimny‘s Petrol engine that churns out 103 bhp, offered with 1.5 liters and 134 Nm, paired with 5-speed MT and 4-speed AT. Mahindra Thar offers 150 bhp with 2.0 liter, and 6 speed Mt (6 speed AT). Both these SUVs get 4*4 capabilities, however, the Thar is now offered with 4*2.

Maruti Jimmy 5 door VS Mahindra Thar: price in India
The price of the Maruti Jimny 5 door is yet to be revealed, it is expected to start from 10 lakhs to 14 lakhs, and it is expected to be launched in May this year. At the same time, the price of Mahindra Thar is started from 9.99 lakhs and goes up to 16.29 lakhs.

Maruti Jimny 5- door VS Mahindra Thar Interior:-

The interior of the Maruti Jimny 5-door and Mahindra Thar both look pretty similar in their interior design. Maruti Jimmy 5 door offers a 7.0-inch touchscreen, smart play Pro infotainment system, 4 speaker audio system, and color MID display. At the same time, Mahindra Thar offers features like fabric seats, front-facing seats for the rear passenger, a roof-mounted speaker, and a touchscreen infotainment system that is drizzle resistant. There is automatic climate control and a steering wheel.

These are a few points on the basis, you can decide whether Maruti Jimny 5 door is best or Mahindra Thar is best.
But definitely, both are compatible and give tough competition to each other. Now it will be quite interesting to see which customer will choose the Maruti Jimmy 5 door or Mahindra Thar.

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