Hyundai enters the compact SUV segment with their new ix25, which made its official debut at the ongoing Chengdu Auto Show. Spied testing on various occasions prior to its debut, Hyundai ix25 will be available for sales in China from October.
After a dismal sales year in 2013, automakers have upped the ante in doing what they do best, introduce new cars to strengthen buyer sentiment. August 2014 saw 2 big launches and huge bookings. Zest from Tata Motors reports over 10,000 in the order pipeline for the next 2 months, and Elite i20 from Hyundai has raked in 15,300 bookings in 20 days of launch.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) reports domestic sales of 33,750 units over 28,311 sold in August 2014 equating to 19.2% sales growth. Exports stood at 14,361 units for August 2014 reporting a decline of 40.2% having exported 24,008 units in August 2013.
Hyundai Elite i20 received overwhelming response since pre-launch booking opened and even after launch enthusiasm continues by way of booking figures.
South Korean auto makers, Hyundai is all set to launch their new sub-compact SUV ix25 in the Chinese market on 9th October prior to which it will go on display at 17th Chengdu Auto Show being held from 29th August to 7th September 2014. The crossover has also been put to the test in India where it could launch by first half of 2015.
Hyundai ix25 compact SUV was imported into India last month for R&D purpose and interesting informations were revealed through the shipping description.
Hyundai Motors is facing stiff competition from other automakers in India, such as Honda Cars, and Maruti Suzuki. In order to keep their competitive edge, they have plans¬†to enter segments where they do not have a presence as on date. This means, launch of new cars every year.
How many people can you fit inside a Hyundai Grand i10? The company says its good enough for five adults. But if you throw comfort out of the equation, how many people can you fit inside a new Grand i10? Hyundai Moldova seems to have an answer.