The Korean manufacturer has incorporated exterior updates and interior revisions into the lineup of Creta recently
Hyundai officially launched Creta facelift last month in India at Rs. 9.43 lakhs (Ex-Showroom). The Korean manufacturer reports that the Creta facelift has received 14,366 bookings and more than 70,000 enquires in 10 days of the launch which is really good for a new product as it was already popular with customers for its looks, features and space.
The Creta facelift get new cascading signature grille of Hyundai along with updated headlamps and bumpers. The LED DRL has been moved from headlamp to fog lamp housing while the side get new design for the 17 inch alloy wheels. At the rear, changes are subtle as the company has given new bumper and tweaked tail lamps.
The interior design is same but the company has added lots more features on Creta as the new model comes with updated infotainment system, wireless charging for smart phones, electric sunroof, power driver seat, smart key band for locking and unlocking along with fitness tracking function, Autolink connected application and more.
Hyundai Creta is powered by three engine options as the entry level model get 1.4 L petrol engine with 90 PS of power. The 1.6 L petrol engine produces 128 bhp of power and 150 Nm of torque and the 1.6 L diesel engine produces 121 bhp of power and 265 Nm of torque. These engines are mated to 6 speed manual and automatic transmission options but the 1.4 L engine is available with manual transmission only.
The 1.6 petrol engine return 17 kmpl while the diesel engine returns 20 kmpl. Along with the introduction of facelift model, Hyundai has introduced two new colour options – Marina Blue and Passion orange along with Dual tone Passion Orange and Black. The total colour range offered on Creta is 7 single tone and two dual tone colours.
The Creta also comes with best in class 3 year unlimited kiolmeters warranty with road side assistance. Hyundai revealed that the company has sold more than four lakh units of Creta around the world. The Creta facelift has been priced between Rs. 9.4 lakhs ans Rs. 15.04 lakh and it compete against Renault Captur.