Gurkha vs Thar

Compare for Force Gurkha vs Mahindra Thar

Below is the detailed car comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of Force Gurkha and Mahindra Thar. Force Gurkha is priced between ₹ 8.20 - ₹ 13.30 Lakh while Mahindra Thar is priced between ₹ 6.64 - ₹ 9.99 Lakh. Talking about the technical specifications, Force Gurkha Xpedition houses 2596 cc engine whereas Mahindra Thar DI 4X2 engine displacement is 2523 cc.

Overview Force Gurkha Mahindra Thar
Ex-Showroom Price*
(New Delhi)
₹ 8.20 Lakh ₹ 6.64 Lakh
Available Color(s)
Gurkha Colors
Thar Colors
Fuel Type
All Diesel Cars
All Diesel Cars
Vehicle Type
Sport Utilities
Sport Utilities

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Force Gurkha

 Better than the Thar and much better than previous

 Looks have their own charm

 Much better now

 Has decent grunt

 Brilliant off-road

Mahindra Thar
  • Retro design is impressive
  • The 2.5L engine is quite responsive, plus 4X4 makes it a perfect off-roader
  • Comfortable ride
Force Gurkha

 Quality can be better

 Earlier version was more handsome?

 Ride could be better

 Needs more power

 Could be better on-road

Mahindra Thar
  • Quality of plastic inside is quite inferior and must be improved
  • Safety features are not up to the mark - no airbags and no ABS questions passenger safety
  • Weak after sales service
Technical Specifications
Seating Capacity 6 7
Top Speed 160 Kmph 150 Kmph
Fuel Type Diesel Diesel
Engine Displacement 2596 2523
Power 85 63
Torque 230Nm 182.5Nm
Acceleration 15.7 Seconds 11 Seconds
ARAI Mileage 17 18.06
Engine Description 2.6-litre 85bhp OM616 Turbo Diesel Engine 2.6-litre 63bhp 16V MDI 3200TC Engine
No Of Cylinders 4 4
Turbo Charger Yes Yes
Super Charger No No
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Supply System Direct Injection Direct Injection
Engine Type TCIC Common Rail Diesel Engine MDI 3200TC Engine
Drive Type 2WD RWD
Gear Box 5 Speed 5 Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Dimensions & Capacity
No Of Doors 3 3
Length 4342mm 3760mm
Width 1790mm 1640mm
Height 2055mm 1904mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) 162mm 187mm
Wheel Base 2750mm 2430mm
Front Tread 1490mm 1314mm
Rear Tread 1480mm 1295mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 63 45
Cargo Volume 500-litres 384-litres
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension Independent With Solid Torsion Bar Semi Elliptical Leaf Spring
Rear Suspension Semi Elliptical Leaf Spring Semi Elliptical Leaf Spring
Front Brake Type Disc Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum Drum
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 245/70 R16 185/85 R16
Tyre Type Tubeless Tyres Tubeless
Turning Radius 6.25 meters 6.28 metres
Steering Type Power Power
Safety & Security
Parking Sensors Not Available Not Available
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Comfort & Convenience
Power Steering
Foldable Rear Seat Not Available Bench Folding
Bottle Holder Not Available Not Available
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Adjustable Headlights
Manually Adjustable Exterior Rear View Mirror
Side Stepper
Fabric Upholstery
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Emission Norm Compliance BSIV BS IV
Electric Adjustable Seats Not Available Not Available

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