The ongoing microchip shortage has resulted in a long waiting period for popular cars. Carmakers globally are affected by this shortage. Hyundai Creta is one such car that is popular amongst the compact SUV segment. In this article, we will discuss five benefits of buying Hyundai Alcazar over Creta.

Waiting Period for Hyundai Creta

Hyundai Creta

Being popular has its disadvantages. Hyundai Creta has a waiting period of five to nine months depending on location, while Hyundai Alcazar is available within four weeks to two months. You get a bigger and premium-looking car in two months of booking it.

Hyundai Alcazar Space


The Hyundai Alcazar is a seven-seater based on Creta. The car offers more boot space with the third row folded. The overall cabin space and sitting arrangement are quite spacious. The Alcazar is 200mm longer at 4500mm while Creta is 4300mm that adds to extra space in the cabin of Alcazar as well.

Hyundai Alcazar Comfort

Alcazar six seater

The Hyundai Creta is a five-seater and gets bench seating for the second row. Whereas in Alcazar you get an option between six-seater and seven-seater to choose from. The captain seats offered in the Alcazar are more comfortable when compared to bench seats that are present in Creta.

Features of Hyundai Alcazar

Digital instrument cluster

Hyundai Alcazar gets keyless entry right from its base variant. It also gets automatic climate control and blower for the second and third-row from base variants. While Creta gets manual climate control and AC vents for the second row on the pillars. Over the Hyundai Creta, the Alcazar gets a 360-degree camera, front parking sensors, and a completely digital instrument cluster that can be customized. The Alcazar also gets a blind space monitor that makes driving easy. The Alcazar also gets more features via the Blue Link connected car technology.

Easy to maintain 

Hyundai Alcazar

Hyundai has a very widespread service network and Creta is a popular car. As Alcazar is also an SUV from Hyundai and based on the same platform as Creta. Spares and service cost for both cars is almost similar. This makes Alcazar easy to maintain.

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