EcoSport vs Thar

Compare for Ford EcoSport vs Mahindra Thar

Below is the detailed car comparison, based on price, specifications & other features, of Ford EcoSport and Mahindra Thar. Ford EcoSport is priced between ₹ 7.91 - ₹ 11.67 Lakh while Mahindra Thar is priced between ₹ 9.60 - ₹ 9.99 Lakh. Talking about the technical specifications, Ford EcoSport 1.5 Petrol Ambiente BSIV houses 1497 cc engine whereas Mahindra Thar CRDe engine displacement is 2498 cc.

Overview Ford EcoSport Mahindra Thar
Ex-Showroom Price*
(New Delhi)
₹ 7.91 Lakh ₹ 9.60 Lakh
Available Color(s)
Thar Colors
Fuel Type
All Petrol Cars
All Diesel Cars
Vehicle Type
Sport Utilities
Sport Utilities

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Ford EcoSport
  • Improved exterior styling.

  • Feature loaded interiors with standard dual airbags and ABS.

  • Both diesel and petrol engines are fun-to-drive.

Mahindra Thar
  • Retro design is impressive
  • The 2.5L engine is quite responsive, plus 4X4 makes it a perfect off-roader
  • Comfortable ride
Ford EcoSport
  • Ride quality a bit rigid.

  • Cabin space not appropriate for five adult passengers.

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 5 6
Fuel Type Petrol Diesel
Engine Displacement 1497 2498
Power 121.36 105
Torque 150Nm 247Nm
ARAI Mileage 17 16.55
Engine Description 1.5 litre 121.36bhp Petrol Engine 2.5-litre 105bhp 16V NEF TCI-CRDe Engine
No Of Cylinders 3 4
Turbo Charger No Yes
Super Charger No No
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Fuel Supply System Direct Injection Common Rail
Bore X Stroke 79 X 76.5 mm 94 X 90 mm
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Engine Type Ti-VCT Petrol Engine NEF TCI-CRDe Engine
Drive Type FWD 4WD
Gear Box 5 Speed 5 Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Dimensions & Capacity
No Of Doors 4 3
Length 3998mm 3920mm
Width 1765mm 1726mm
Height 1647mm 1930mm
Ground Clearance (Unladen) 200mm 200mm
Wheel Base 2519mm 2430mm
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 52 60
Cargo Volume 352-litres 384
Suspension & Brakes
Front Suspension Independent MacPherson Strut with coil spring and anti-roll bar Independent Suspension
Rear Suspension Semi-independent twist beam with twin gas and oil filled shock absorbers Semi Elliptical Leaf Spring
Front Brake Type Ventilated Disc Disc
Rear Brake Type Drum Drum
Wheel & Tyre
Tyre Size 195/65 R15 235/70 R16
Tyre Type Tubeless,Radial Tubeless
Wheel Size 15 Inch 16
Turning Radius 5.3 metres 5.75 metres
Steering Gear Type Rack & Pinion Rack & Pinion
Adjustable Steering Column Yes Yes
Steering Column Tilt & Telescopic Recirculating-ball steering
Steering Type Power Power
Safety & Security
Parking Sensors Rear Not Available
Seat Belt Warning
Side Impact Beams
Front Impact Beams
Engine Check Warning
Engine Immobilizer
Anti Theft Device
Comfort & Convenience
Air Conditioner
Power Steering
Foldable Rear Seat Bench Folding Bench Folding
Adjustable Seats
Low Fuel Warning Light
Cup Holders-Front
Bottle Holder Front & Rear Door Not Available
Accessory Power Outlet
Passenger Side Rear View Mirror
Adjustable Headlights
Wheel Covers
Fabric Upholstery
Centrally Mounted Fuel Tank
Emission Norm Compliance BS IV BS IV
Advance Safety Feature Safe Clutch Start Mechanical Locking Rear Differential
Auto Locking Hubs
Digital Odometer
Electric Adjustable Seats Not Available Not Available
Electronic Multi Tripmeter
Tacho Meter

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