This is a unique video that shows that the Mahindra Thar has the potential to be your ideal camping partner even at -20 degrees Celsius. Thar is arguably one of the best budget all-terrain vehicles in the country. It has achieved this status since its launch years ago. The SUV garners a lot of respect from members of the off-road community. But in the current edition of the SUV, it has become a lifestyle off-roader with modern features. This is the reason for its unprecedented appeal to many people. This video is an example of how rugged this vehicle is, even under extreme outdoor conditions. It gives people that confidence in Thar that they can take him under any conditions and he won’t let you down.
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Thar Camping at -20 degrees Celsius
The YouTuber is camping in Tso Moriri in Ladakh and the outside temperature is around -20 degrees Celsius overnight. This results in low temperatures even during the day. This is an extreme condition for any automobile. The owner of the Thar has equipped his SUV with camping equipment on the roof. The rear of the vehicle has compartments to store essentials for traveling alone for days. It has a ton of gadgets and devices to make sure basic needs are met. It takes us through the journey of what it’s like to survive in such conditions. Another reason he did this is the fact that the Manali-Leh Expressway was blocked due to extreme conditions. He’s basically stuck in this situation.
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Thar is a proficient off-roader and also has the strength to survive in such harsh weather scenarios. The YouTuber shows that electronic gadgets have stopped working because the batteries are severely degraded by such cold. The next day he tries to start the Thar using another battery. It took a few tries but eventually he was able to start his vehicle. He was able to get by and it is difficult to imagine that another vehicle could allow him to move in such conditions. Many people are aware of the capabilities of Thar and this is the reason why there is still about 12 months of waiting in some cities.
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