Korean automaker, Hyundai has recently launched the much-awaited Venue compact SUV and the Kona pure electric SUV in India. The Venue has been receiving excellent response from buyers, while the Kona registered 120 pre-orders in just 10 days. In the next 12 months, Hyundai will launch 3 brand new models in the Indian market.
The first all-new Hyundai car to be launched in our market is the new-generation Grand i10. If reports are to be believed, the new Hyundai Grand i10 will make debut in India in August 2019. A possible launch around festive season, before Diwali can’t be ignored. The new model will be based on the new Santro’s platform. It will grow in size and will offer more legroom space for the rear occupants. While the overall silhouette will remain intact, it will receive new design highlights including Hyundai’s signature hexagonal grille, LED headlamps with LED DRLs, new fog lamp enclosure, new wheels, new LED tail-lights, etc. The cabin will be all-new, featuring a larger 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system and new seats. The hatchback will be powered by a BSVI compliant 1.2-litre petrol engine.
Coming Auto Expo 2020, Hyundai will debut the next-generation Creta and the Elite i20 hatchback. The new Hyundai Creta will be based on the modified version of the existing platform, which also underpins the Seltos. The new Creta will be offered in 5 and 7-seat layout. The 7-seater layout will arrive on a later stage, which is around 2021. The new model will first go on sale in our market around March-April 2020. It will be powered by a 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engines. Adding to it, the company could also launch the performance variant of the SUV.
Hyundai has currently started testing the new generation Elite i20 hatchback, which will be launched in India in 2020. The new model will come with all-new design and will be wider than the current model. The hatchback will receive new hexagonal grille, LED lights and roof-mounted spoiler. The cabin is expected to be shared with the new Creta and the Verna sedan. It will get advanced touchscreen infotainment system with smartphone connectivity and Hyundai’s Blue Link connected car technology. The hatchback will receive the BSVI compliant petrol and diesel engines.
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