2020 Hyundai Creta: Old vs New | What Are The NEW Changes?

2020 Hyundai Creta: Old vs New | What Changes Are There?

The Korean automobile giant, Hyundai unveiled the second-gen Creta at the Auto Expo 2020. The all-new Creta is pretty different from its previous version in terms of design as well as the features. Let’s have a look at the comparison.

Old Vs New Creta | What has changed in the Powertrain

Petrol Engine Options:

Model Engine Power Torque Transmission Emission Compliance
Old Creta 1.6-litre 121.3hp 151Nm 6-speed MT/AT BS4
New Creta 1.4-litre turbocharged 138.08hp 242Nm 6-speed MT/7-speed DCT BS6
1.5-litre 113.4hp 144Nm 6-speed MT/ CVT BS6
  • The previous version of Creta was available with a single BS4 compliant engine option whereas the new version gets two BS6 compliant options.
  • The turbocharged engine gets a Dual Clutch Transmission option also.

Diesel Engine Option:

Model Engine Power Torque Transmission Emission Compliance
Old Creta 1.4-litre 88.7hp 220Nm 6-speed MT BS4
1.6-litre 126.2hp 260Nm 6-speed MT/6-speed AT BS4
New Creta  1.5-litre 113.4hp 250Nm 6-speed MT/6-speed AT BS6
  • The diesel option in new Creta has been restricted to a 1.5-litre BS6-compliant engine only.
  • The engine is mated to a 6-speed MT or a 6-speed AT.

Old Vs New Creta | What is with the design?

  • The old Creta had conventional top-mounted headlamps with DRLs on the bumper. The new Creta, on the other hand, has got three-part DRLs and bumper-mounted LED projector headlamps.
  • The new Creta has got a sleeker yet muscular design at the side profiles too.
  • The 2020 Creta also gets a revamped 17-inch dual-tone alloy wheels.
  • At the rear, the most distinguishable feature is the brake light just above the Creta badging which was earlier at the top-centre of the rear.
  • It also gets 3-point lighting at the back keeps the rear and the front alike.

Old Vs New Creta | Anything different at the Interiors?

  • The prominently visible flat-bottom steering wheel in the New Creta and a larger touchscreen infotainment system adds to the luxurious look of the SUV.
  • The touchscreen seems to be a 10-inch screen as to the 7-inch in the previous version.
  • 2020 Hyundai Creta also gets an electronic parking brake and a panoramic sunroof.

Old Vs New Creta | Will it cost more?

The bookings have been open for the new Creta. Although there is no official price revealed yet, it is expected to cost between ₹10lakh to ₹17lakh. It will lock horns with the Kia Sletos, Nissan Kicks, Tata Harrier and MG Hector.