Bookings for the much-awaited Hyundai Creta have commenced today. The Hyundai Creta when it was launched back in 2015 became the most popular car in the Compact SUV segment. This segment has become one of the most popular in recent times. But with the launch of the likes of the Kia Seltos and the MG Hector, the Creta needed an update and now finally it has arrived. It was unveiled at the Auto Expo 2020 and the bookings have started from today for an amount of Rs 25,000. The company has also revealed the interiors of the car for the first time. Read on to find out more about the car.
Engine and transmission
It gets a total of five powertrains which are a 1.5 litre naturally aspirated MPI Petrol, a 1.5 litre U2 VGT Diesel, a 1.4 litre Kappa Turbo GDi Petrol. The 1.5 litre petrol is only available with a manual gearbox while the 1.5 litre diesel gets both-a six-speed manual as well as an automatic. The 1.0 litre turbo, on the other hand, gets only the seven speed DCT box.
2020 Creta features
The company boasts of features such as Voice Enabled Smart Panoramic Sunroof, Trio Beam LED Headlamps, Advanced BlueLink, Electric Parking Brake, Bose Premium Sound System (8 Speakers), Drive & Traction Modes, Auto Healthy Air Purifier, 2 Step Rear Seat Reclining, Paddle Shifters and MT Remote Engine Start, Rear Seat Reclining, Rear Window Sunshade. Hyundai has included features such as Drive Mode Select (Eco, Comfort & Sport) and Traction Control Modes (Snow, Sand & Mud) on the 2020 Creta.
2020 Creta colour options
Hyundai will offer the 2020 Creta with 10 Colour Options (Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Phantom Black, Lava Orange, Titan Grey, Deep Forest (Turbo Only), Galaxy Blue, Red Mulberry). It will also have two dual-tone (Polar White with Phantom Black and Lava Orange with Phantom Black)options. On the inside, it will feature a two-tone Black & Greige Colour Scheme and Plush Leatherette Upholstery.
From the company
Commenting on the All New CRETA booking announcement, Mr. Tarun Garg, Director – Sales, Marketing & Service, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “Over the years, Hyundai CRETA has set new benchmarks, becoming an Iconic Brand name among Indian consumers and building a strong legacy with over 4.6 Lakh Happy Customers across India. It is time for the CRETA to set new standards once again. We are confident that All New CRETA – The Ultimate SUV will captivate consumer interest and cater to the Ultimate Aspirations of the new age customer.”