Hyundai Alcazar launched in India at ₹16,30,300 lacs

alcazar launched

The Tata Safari and the MG Hector Plus have finally received another competitor. Hyundai has launched the Alcazar in India at a starting price of ₹16,30,300 lakhs. While most of you would say it is nothing but a 7-seater Creta, we want you to know two things. First, this trend of extending an existing 5-seater into a 7-seater is what most automakers are doing nowadays. Second, if you think Alcazar is just a 7-seater Creta, you are wrong. Here is all that you need to know about the new 6/7 seater in the market.

What’s on the Mechanical front?

Hyundai Alcazar
  • The new 7-seater from Hyundai will be offered with 2 engine options.
2.0 l petrol MPi
  • A 2.0-litre petrol MPi and a 1.5-litre diesel CRDi engine
  • The petrol motor generates 159ps at 6500 RPMs with a peak torque of 191 Nm at 4500 RPMs.
1.5 l diesel CRDi
  • While the diesel unit produces 115ps power at 4000rpm with a peak torque of 250Nm at 2750 rpm.
  • Both engines offer a standard 6-speed manual and an optional 6-speed automatic gearbox.
  • With an additional 3rd row it also boasts a massive and best in segment wheelbase of 2760 mm.
Better Wheelbase

Any new first in segment features?

This is where things get serious. The new MG Hector Plus gets a plethora of new and first in segment features.

  • It gets a first in segment 26.03 cm (10.25″) multi-display digital cluster
Digital Instrument Cluster
  • Bose premium sound system (8 Speakers)
Bose Sound System
  • Auto healthy air purifier with AQI display
Air Purifier with AQI index
  • Front row seatback table with retractable cup-holder and IT devise holder
front row seatback table
  • Front row sliding sunwisor
Sliding Sunwisor
  • Side footstep
Side foot step
  • Rear window sunshade
Rearview sunshade

Any other feature updates?

  • Apart from these first in segment features, we also get to see some best in segment feature like Voice-enabled smart panoramic sunroof 2nd-row one-touch tip and tumble seats (Captain & 60:40 Split Seats), Drive mode select (comfort | eco | sport, Traction control modes (snow | sand | mud).
Voice-Enabled Panoramic Sunroof
  • Additional features include Puddle lamps with Hyundai logo projection, 64 colours ambient lighting, Power driver seat – 8 Way, Advanced Hyundai Blue Link (Connected-Car technology).
Multiple Drive Modes
  • Apart from these major updates we also get to see some feature taken from the Creta like a 10-inch infotainment system, cognac brown interior, cooled glovebox etc.
Interior | Hyundai Alcazar

What about seating options?

6-seater option
  • The Hyundai Alcazar will be offered in a 6 and 7 seater option.
  • The 6-seater option will feature captain seats in the second row
  • While the 7-seater gets bench seats for both the second and third-row.
7-seater Options
  • We will also get to multiple traction options – Snow/Mud/Sand
Multiple Traction modes

Any new variant or Colour options?

The Hyundai Alcazar in 6 variants and 6 colour options.

  • Signature
  • Signature (O)
  • Prestige
  • Prestige (O)
  • Platinum
  • Platinum (O)

Additionally, these 6 variants will be divided into 17 trims depending upon the engine and seating options. Furthermore, the soon to launch MG Hector Plus rival will also be offered in 6 colour options.

Colour options | Credits- RUSHLANE
  • Typhoon Silver
  • Titan Grey
  • Taiga Brown
  • Starry Night
  • Polar White
  • Phantom Black

What about launch and rivals?

Variant-Wise Prices (EX-Showroom, All India)

Prestige Platinum Signature
7-Seater MT ₹ 16,30,300 ₹ 18,22,300
MT ₹16,45,300 ₹ 18,70,900
AT ₹ 17,93,300 ₹ 19,55,900 ₹ 19,84,900
MT ₹ 16,53,300 ₹18,45,300
AT ₹ 18,01,300
MT ₹16,68,300 ₹ 18,93,900
AT ₹ 19,78,900 ₹ 19,99,900