The upcoming facelift of the Hyundai Creta has been creating quite a buzz since long. We have spied it many times testing on the road and finally, Hyundai India has released the first teaser of the upcoming SUV. By now we know that the all-new Creta will be unveiled at the upcoming Auto Expo.
We have already seen by now that the China spec ix25 compact has given the styling nd features to India bound Creta. The new Creta will be BS6 compliant and will have a 1.5-litre diesel (CRDI) and petrol (VTVT) units. The SUV will also be offered with the 1.4-litre t-GDI turbo-petrol engine.
The GoMechanic Youtube team caught the latest glimpse of the car in Faridabad where we were out reviewing the all-new Hyundai Aura and caught the Creta 2020 testing on the roads.
The 2020 Hyundai Creta will be showcased in the upcoming AutoExpo 2020. The Creta is the 2nd generation of this mid-size SUV. It will be likely positioned in a similar price range of ₹10 lakhs-₹16 lakhs. The Hyundai ix25 (Creta in China) in China is priced at ¥109,800 or ₹11.11 lakhs.
Engine | Hyundai Creta 2020
The 2020 Hyundai Creta comes with 3 engine options; 1.5 litre 4 cylinder petrol engine with 115 bhp and 144 nm torque, 1.4 litre 4 cylinder turbocharged petrol engine with 140 bhp and 242 nm torque. and a 1.5 litre 4 cylinder turbocharged diesel engine will churn 115 bhp and 250 nm torque. All 3 engine variants will be BS6 compliant by the time of the launch.
Transmission | Hyundai Creta 2020
Hyundai is also likely to introduce a mild-hybrid version of the 2020 Creta in India.
The 2020 Creta will be available in 4 transmission options; 6 Manual Transmission, 6 Automatic Transmission, 7 DCT (Dual Clutch Transmission) and a CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission).
Dimensions and Features
The 2020 Hyundai Creta is bigger in dimensions as compared to the current version of the Creta. The upcoming Creta is now 4,300mm (30mm longer) in length, 1,790mm in width (10mm wider), 1,622mm in height (8mm shorter) with a wheelbase of 2,610mm (20mm increase).
Cosmetic enhancements on the new 2020 Creta includes a new front grille, a panoramic sunroof, LED headlamps and 17-inch alloy wheels. Interior-wise the new Creta gets a flat-bottom steering wheel, segment-first floating central display and a fully digital instrument cluster. The floating central display is all touch with no buttons. The infotainments system in the new Creta comes with Hyundai’s BlueLink™ with voice command functionality as seen on the Hyundai Venue and the Hyundai Elantra in India. The current generation Creta has been a massive hit in the Indian market. In February 2019, Hyundai reported a sale of over 5 lakh units of the Creta in India.
The 2020 Hyundai Creta will compete with rivals such as the Kia Seltos, Tata Harrier, MG Hector, Jeep Compass, etc
See the official teaser here: