Check out new upcoming Hyundai cars in India in the next 2 years – price, specs and other details
Hyundai is among the very few carmakers to understand the Indian car market well. With products in almost every popular segment, Hyundai has been able to maintain its lead in the domestic market. While previous year, the Korean carmaker rolled out some prominent facelifts and new-generation models, it plans to launch some crucial products in the next two years. To give you a peek into the string of launches from the Korean carmaker, we have compiled a list of upcoming Hyundai cars that are set for launch in 2019 and 2020.
Upcoming Hyundai Cars In India
Among the several other upcoming Hyundai cars, this one is going to grab many eyeballs as it will be an electric vehicle. In fact, Hyundai has showcased the Kona SUV concept at the 2018 Delhi Auto Expo. However, the production model will be an all-electric SUV for Indian market. For people not in the known, Hyundai had unveiled the Kona electric at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Hyundai will launch the Kona Electric in the second half of 2019.
Hyundai had introduced the Kona Electric at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. Hyundai India has already confirmed that the electric Kona will be introduced in India via CKD route. The vehicle will be assembled at the company’s Chennai based plant. The company could also start local development, but on later stage.
It is expected that the Kona Electric will share its electric motor with the Ioniq electric. This model is expected to offer a range of around 300km on full charge. In global markets, the Kona SUV is also available with multiple petrol and diesel powertrains with a 6-speed manual and a 7-speed DCT automatic gearbox options. Designed on Hyundai’s new design philosophy, the Kona carries crossover-ish stance. Know More…
|Expected Price||Rs 19 lakh – Rs 24 lakh|
2. Hyundai Elantra Facelift
Korean automaker, Hyundai has started testing the updated version of the Elantra sedan. The current-generation Elantra was unveiled in August 2016. It is expected that the sedan could make its global debut by the end of this year or early 2019. The sedan could go on sale in the country in the second half of 2019. In terms of design cues, the Elantra facelift gets revised headlamps and tail-lamps, bumpers, new LED daytime running lights, and new horizontally placed LED inserts into tail-lights. Adding to it, the rear boot lid has been revised with the number plate insert.
Inside the cabin, the Hyundai Elantra facelift is likely to get new colour scheme and textures for the dashboard and seating surfaces. The vehicle is likely to get revised infotainment system. It is expected that the Elantra facelift could receive next-generation Smart Stream engine and gearbox options. Know More…
|Expected Price||Rs 15 lakh – Rs 20 lakh|
The South Korean carmaker will further expand its electric product lineup in the Indian market with all-new Ioniq sedan. The Ioniq electric sedan will also be among upcoming Hyundai cars in India that will be launched in the country in the next 2 years. This new sedan has been built on Hyundai’s zero-emission platform, and follows the brand’s latest fluidic design philosophy.
Hyundai Ioniq electric will be imported to India via a CKD route and then assembled at the company’s Chennai based plant. It will be joined by the Kona electric SUV in 2020. This sedan will directly rival the Toyota Prius. However, it will be cheaper than the Prius.
Globally, the Ioniq is available in three powertrain options – Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and Fully Electric. For the Indian market, Hyundai will introduce the all-electric version of the sedan using a 28 kWh lithium ion polymer battery. This powerplant will be capable of 118bhp of power produced against 295Nm of torque. Power will be fed to front wheels via 6-speed dual-clutch automatic gearbox. It offers an electric range of up to 200km. Know More…
|Expected Price||Rs 35 lakh – Rs 40 lakh|
Korean automaker, Hyundai has already started working on the next-gen Hyundai Grand i10, Xcent and i20. In fact, the new Grand i10 has already been spotted testing on Indian roads. Among all the upcoming Hyundai cars, the next-gen Grand i10 will first go on sale in India in the late 2019. The new model will receive changes in-line with new breed of Hyundai cars, which includes signature hexagonal grille and sleeker headlamps. The hatchback will continue to offer segment-leading features including a touchscreen infotainment system, rear parking camera, automatic climate control and rear AC vents. The hatchback will also receive BSVI compliant petrol and diesel engines. It could also get an AMT (Automated Manual Transmission) gearbox.
|Expected Price||Rs 5 lakh – Rs 8 lakh|
5. Hyundai Micro SUV
Along with a premium and subcompact SUVs, Hyundai is said to be working on a mini SUV-like car that will pit against KUV100 and Maruti Ignis. Currently, no details are available on this upcoming Hyundai car, though reports indicate that it could be materialized by either 2019 or 2020. Hyundai is reportedly developing an AMT gearbox which will be used in the new micro SUV. To curb pricing, Hyundai could use the same platform that underpins Grand i10. Under the hood, it is likely to come with a 1.2-litre petrol and diesel engine with a 5-speed manual gearbox and an AMT unit.
|Expected Price||Rs 6 lakh – Rs 7.5 lakh|
The next model that joined our list of upcoming Hyundai cars is the 2019 Hyundai Tucson facelift. The updated model was unveiled at the 2018 New York Auto Show. Positioned below Santa Fe, the new Tucson will rival the Jeep Compass. The vehicle shares most of the styling cues from the new-generation Hyundai Santa Fe.
The 2019 Hyundai Tucson comes equipped with several aesthetic and feature upgrades. In terms of design upgrades, the SUV gets new L-shaped LED daytime running lights (DRLs), Cascading grille with chrome slats and revised bumper and new fog lamps, new alloys, new LED taillamps and revised tailgate. Inside the cabin, the Tucson facelift gets new floating 7-inch touchscreen infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also gets a new instrument cluster and newly-designed leather seat. Mechanically, the Tucson facelift remains the same.
|Expected Price||Rs 18 lakh – Rs 25 lakh|
7. New Hyundai i20
Korean automaker, Hyundai will launch the new-generation Hyundai i20 in 2020. The new model will receive comprehensive updates in the form of new design and better equipped cabin. Similar to the Carlino, the next i20 will receive a turbo-charged petrol engine. Likely to produce over 110bhp of power, this engine will make the new i20 a direct rival to the Maruti Baleno RS and the Volkswagen Polo GT TSI. The diesel version will receive the BSVI compliant 1.5-litre turbo-diesel engine, which will also power the next-gen Hyundai Creta.
|Expected Price||Rs 6 lakh – Rs 11 lakh|
8. Next-gen Hyundai Creta
Next in our list of the upcoming Hyundai cars is the new generation Creta, which is already in the works. In fact, Hyundai has showcased the next-gen ix25 SUV at the 2019 Auto Shanghai. For people not in the know, the ix25 is the Hyundai Creta in India. The new model is longer and wider than the outgoing model. In terms of styling, the SUV gets all-new front fascia that has similarity with the global Santa Fe and the Palisade. The cabin is all new, featuring minimal physical button and Tesla like centre console. It gets a large touchscreen that flows into the centre console to form a single unit.
If reports are to be believed, the next model will be offered in two seating configurations – 5 and 7-seats. The SUV will also receive a new 1.5-litre turbo diesel engine, which will replace the existing 1.4-litre and 1.6-litre diesel engines. The petrol version will receive the newly developed 1.5-litre engine, which will be compliant with BSVI emission norms. Continue reading…
|Expected Price||Rs 12 lakh – Rs 18 lakh|
Upcoming Cars – 8 New Hyundai Cars to Launch in Next Two Years