With rumours taking over the internet that Korean automobile manufacturer Hyundai is planing upon launching its premium flagship SUV the Hyundai Palisade and will boast a plethora of some premium, unique along with some first-in-segment features.
Hyundai is also calling the Palisade the best in the segment SUV. If and when launched in India the Hyundai Palisade will have to rival the likes of the Toyota Fortuner who has been dominating the premium flagship SUV segment for more than 5 years now. So here we have listed the top 10 features which can help the Hyundai Palisade beat the Toyota Fortuner.
Hyundai has made sure that its first flagship full-size SUV looks as premium as possible and for that the new Palisade SUV will offer you to choose between 18- and 20-inch alloy wheels. However, the 18-inch variant seems to be quite suitable for Indian roads and unlike the other Hyundai cars the Hyundai Palisade will also be about aking its own place and statement amongst others.
A Virtual Instrument Cluster
The Hyundai Palisade will come with a fully digital 12.3-inch colour LCD instrument cluster along with selectable viewing modes. Sadly, the dully digital cluster is reserved for the top-end variants the lower end variants will an analogue instrument cluster with a 3.5-inch monochrome LCD display or a 7-inch colour LCD display.
A 360-degree viewing monitor is also part of this luxurious package which nowadays is a very common feature which will help to park this beast of a car in tight spots along with driving it through the narrow lane and crowded streets. If it Fits!
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In the International market, the Hyundai Palisade comes with a limited edition Dual-sunroof option. This feature will make this flagship SUV one hell of a family car as well.
Well, this amazing feature will instantly readjust the middle-row seats in order to make it easier for the third-row passenger to entre as well as exit.
Adjustable Ambient Lighting System
Unlike other brands who only offer a mere 8 or 16 colour options but the Hyundai Palisade will offer an impressive 64 colours options for its LED ambient lighting system.
5+3 Seater Variants
In the International market, the customers can choose between a 7 and an 8 seater variant on the Hyundai Palisade. However for the domestic market, the former will suit better as the new flagship is probably going to be aimed at showcasing the best of what is capable of doing. Not only that as of now there is no other brand who is even willing to offer such high-end variants under Rs. 20-50 lakh price range.
Just like how the Kia Carnival had a limousine edition the Palisade SUV will also have a VIP Package which was announced earlier this year. The VIP Package will only be available with the standard 7-seater variant and will include temperature-controlled cup holders, an in-built air purifier, a touch-remote for controlling the rear-seat entertainment system, captain seats with wing-type headrests featuring built-in speakers linked with the rear-seat entertainment system, rear centre console housing an armrest and rear-seat entertainment system.
12-Speaker Harman Kardon Stereo Set-up
There will also be a 630-watt, 12-speaker Harman Kardon audio system allowing both the driver and passengers enjoying their time during long journeys and adventurous trips.
Taking cues from its cousin the Kia Seltos which also happens to be the first car to come equipped with a colour heads-up display the Hyundai Palisade will also boast the same feature.