All-New Hyundai Creta Launched
Hyundai Motor India, the second-largest carmaker in India revealed their second-generation Hyundai Creta at the Auto Expo 2020. It was unveiled by Bollywood Actor Shahrukh Khan who is the corporate ambassador of Hyundai motors India. The New Creta is built-in company’s new platform which it shares with the KIA Seltos. The new model looks more stylish and noticeably longer and wider than the older model.
Talking about the exterior specs, the new design resembles the ix25 ( Hyundai motors China-spec Creta ) like the large grille, split headlamp and tail lamp setup as well as the wheel arches. The new 17-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels give a premium look to the new model. The rear end tail lights look more stunning and catchy with the hyundai logo and creta badge on the bootlid.
Under the hood, the Creta gets BS 6-compliant 1.5-litre petrol and diesel motors. Though engine and the gearbox options for creta are expected to be shared with Kia’s Seltos SUV. The 115hp, 1.5-litre naturally-aspirated petrol engine will come with 6-speed manual or a CVT automatic gearbox and the 115hp, 1.5-litre turbocharged diesel unit that will come with 6-speed manual and torque converter automatic gearbox options. We can also expect a 140hp, 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engine with 6-speed manual and 7-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox options.
Inside, we can expect a 10.25-inch portrait-oriented touchscreen infotainment system, in-built navigation, a 360-degree camera, front and rear parking sensors, cruise control, climate control, keyless entry, drive modes and push-button start. Hyundai Motors India also confirmed that the new model for india will come with a panoramic sunroof and the brand’s BlueLink in-car connectivity technology, cooled seats and wireless charging feature. We can expect the launch by mid-march 2020 and Its prices are expected to range between Rs 10-16 lakhs.
The above interior image is from china spec. Hyundai model ix25. As i mentioned earlier the Indian version creta resembles the exterior body of ix25, so we can also expect the same in interior as well.
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