Hyundai is gearing up for the launch of the much-awaited new-gen ix25 SUV in the Chinese market. In fact, the series production of the 2020 Hyundai ix25 (2020 Hyundai Creta) has already been started. The new images of the SUV have been leaked online, which reveals the interior.
The 2020 Hyundai ix25 comes with upmarket interior in terms of styling and features. The dashboard design is inspired by the Tesla’s, featuring a large floating portrait central display that merges into the floor console and horizontal central air vents. There are no physical buttons on the centre console except for the Engine start-stop button. It comes with a compact steering wheel and all-new fully-digital instrument console.
The 2020 Hyundai ix25 also comes equipped with host of comfort and convenience features. Key features include a panoramic sunroof, Kona-inspired headlamps with LED and DRLs, leather seats and a 360 degree camera system. In terms of styling, the new Hyundai ix25 is inspired by the bigger Hyundai SUVs including the Palisade and the Santa Fe. Also See – Hyundai Creta engine specifications and dimensions revealed
Dimensionally, the 2020 Hyundai ix25 is 4,300mm in length, 1,790mm in width and 1,622mm in height, and has a wheelbase of 2,610mm. The new model is 30mm longer, 10mm wider and 8mm shorter than the outgoing Creta. In fact, the wheelbase has been increased by 20mm. The increase in length and wheelbase directly translates into more cabin space. Additionally, it will also allow Hyundai to free up space for the boot.
Powering the Chinese-spec model is a 115PS, 1.5-litre naturally aspirated 4-cylinder petrol engine. In India, the 2020 Hyundai Creta will be offered with 3 engine options – a 115bhp, 1.5-litre petrol, a 115bhp, 1.5-litre diesel and a 140bhp, 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol engine. Transmission options include a 6-speed manual, a CVT automatic (1.5L Petrol), a 6-speed torque convertor (1.5L Diesel) and a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission (1.4L turbocharged petrol).