The eagerly awaited Hyundai Creta compact crossover has been launched in India. It’s to be noted that India is the first market in the world to receive the global SUV (its sibling ix25 is already on sale in China).
Creta has already garnered 15,000 bookings in the first 20 days!
Hyundai Creta Price (Variant wise) – ex-showroom New Delhi
1.6-litre VTVT Petrol
- Base – INR 8.59 lakhs
- S – INR 9.57 lakhs
- SX+ – INR 11.19 lakhs
1.4-litre CRDI Diesel
- Base – INR 9.46 lakhs
- S – INR 10.42 lakhs
- S+ – INR 11.45 lakhs
1.6-litre CRDI Diesel
- SX – INR 11.59 lakhs
- SX+ – INR 12.67 lakhs
- SX+ Auto – INR 13.57 lakhs
- SX (O) – INR 13.60 lakhs
The stylish compact crossover comes packed with segment leading features and a proven powertain lineup that is derived from Verna sedan. Competition will come from Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano, Maruti S-Cross, Mahindra Scorpio and even lower variants of XUV500.
Diesel automatic variant contributed to 26% of bookings so far.
The car will be offered with a warranty of 3 years/unlimited km. The 1.6-litre petrol motor which puts out 90 PS/151 Nm delivers an ARAI certified mileage of 15.29 kmpl. The 1.6-litre diesel engine which pumps out 128 PS/260 Nm delivers 19.67 kmpl and 17.01 kmpl in manual and automatic avatars respectively while the smaller 1.4-litre diesel engine which generates 90 PS/220 Nm returns an impressive fuel efficiency of 21.38.
Ground clearance for the Indian car stands at a generous 190 mm. The top-end variant gets 215/60R-17 tyres. The car measures 4,270 mm in length, 1,780 mm in width, 1,630 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,590 mm.