The South Korean automaker is preparing to launch its popular car Hyundai Creta facelift in India in 2023. This car is the most popular car of the company in India. Along with the Hyundai Creta, the Hyundai Venue is also quite popular in India. Including both cars, the company has 1.2 million customers. This car is going to come with the company’s ‘Sensious Sportness’ design. Talking about the look and features of the Hyundai Creta facelift, its front look is very much like the company’s premium SUV Hyundai Tucson. Hyundai Creta N Line 2023 belongs to the latest generation of compact cars. In this sense, it presents itself with a modern design, a perfect interior and a high-quality painting. It is a compact SUV. It also provides a lot of technology to the driver. Thanks to the long front end, it became even more powerful. This makes the model more cohesive. The new Creta N line has emerged to compete on equal terms with competitors like the Chevrolet Tracker and the 2023 Jeep Compass in the segment.
Hyundai Creta Engine
The Indonesia-spec Hyundai Creta is powered by a 115PS 1.5-litre petrol engine, mated to a 6-speed manual and CVT. When it comes to India, it will further be offered with a 115PS 1.5-litre diesel and 140PS 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engines. The facelifted Creta in India may also get a 1.5-litre petrol unit with IMT (clutchless manual transmission).
Hyundai Creta Exterior
The front look of the 2023 Hyundai Creta facelift will be inspired by the new Tucson SUV. It will get a brand new sensuous sporty design as well as a new ‘parametric grille’ from Hyundai with LED daytime running lamps. These uniquely designed LED daytime running lamps will only be part of the grille when turned off. In this, the main headlamp unit will be positioned at the bottom of the bumper. It will also get updated bumpers with thinner and wider air inlets. The side profile of the new Creta will be similar to its current model with no major updates to be seen. The rear will see an updated design tailgate with sharper crease lines and new LED taillamps. Unlike the current model, the new Creta will not feature the LED bar connecting the taillights, which will make the design look cool.
Hyundai Creta Interior
The interior design and dashboard layout of the new Creta facelift will be similar to the current model. It will be given a 10.25-inch digital instrument console, which is currently also being given in the Alcazar 7-seater SUV. The SUV will get an updated version of Hyundai’s BlueLink connected car technology. Features like Stopped Vehicle Tracking, Stopped Vehicle Stabilization and Valet Parking Mode will be given in this technology. Like before, this SUV will get features like a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity, ventilated front seats, panoramic sunroof, air purifier etc. Apart from this, an advanced driver will be given in the new model of Creta. Vehicle. The assist system will come with features like Lane Keep Assist, Blind Spot Detection, Adaptive Cruise Control, Forward Collision Avoidance with Autonomous Emergency Braking and Rear-Cross Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist.
Hyundai Creta Rivals
It will compete with other compact SUVs such as MG Astor, Skoda Kushaq, Nissan Kicks, Maruti Suzuki S-Cross, Volkswagen Taigun and Kia Seltos.
Hyundai Creta Safety Features
It is likely to get all the safety equipment offered on the current model which includes a tire pressure monitoring system, hill start assist, rear-view monitor and up to six airbags. It is also likely to have multiple Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).
Launch and Price
Hyundai is expected to launch the facelifted Creta in India in September 2023. Prices of the facelifted compact SUV may start from Rs 10.5 lakh (ex-showroom).