The Mahindra Thar is a compact and mid-size four-wheel driveoff-road and Jeep (SUV), manufactured by Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra Limited. The vehicle was launched in the Indian market on October 4, 2010 to fill the void left by its predecessor the Mahindra MM540. The Thar has been voted one of the top 10 SUVs available in the Indian market. Three variants-DI 2WD, DI 4WD and CRDe, with available on soft top version.
The Thar also comes with a 7-seater option, though it can be converted into a two seater.