IAB reader snaps the Hyundai Creta at a dealer stockyard – Spied

Posted on: Jul 15, 2015 - 8:30am IST

Bookings underway unofficially.

Indian Autos Blog reader, Mr. Robin Jose, snapped at least 4 units of the Hyundai Creta at a dealer stockyard recently. HMIL (Hyundai Motor India Ltd.) has started dispatching the compact SUV to its dealers, ahead of its market launch scheduled for July 21, 2015.

Hyundai Creta side dealer spied
The SX (O) variant of the Hyundai Creta is easily identified by its 17-inch diamond-cut alloys.

Two variants of the Creta are seen in these spyshots – SX and SX (O). The top-end SX (O) is identified easily thanks to its 17-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels, while the regular SX is shod with 16-inch alloy wheels. Also, the SX (O) is exclusive to the 1.6-liter diesel variant, which develops 128 PS, and is paired to a 6-speed manual transmission. A 6-speed automatic gearbox will be offered only on the SX+ model.

Other engines announced for the Creta include a 1.4-liter CRDi diesel and a 1.6-liter Dual VTVT petrol, both paired to a 6-speed manual transmission. HMIL is yet to give out the fuel efficiency figures for these engines.

Hyundai Creta rear dealer spied
The SX+ variant of the Creta will also be available with a 6AT.

All variants of the Creta will offer a front-wheel drive layout. HMIL officials told Indian Autos Blog that the car maker is seriously considering an AWD variant, however, the current focus is only for the FWD model.

HMIL’s Chennai plant will also export the Creta to overseas markets, the car maker confirmed at the preview of the Creta in Chennai last month.

Hyundai Creta – Spyshot Gallery

Hyundai Creta – Image Gallery

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3 thoughts on “IAB reader snaps the Hyundai Creta at a dealer stockyard – Spied

  1. jack says:

    Im 186 cm, 6 ‘1 , so i can say its suitable for me . the leg room and headroom are good , but may be not suitable enough for 3 tall men at the back, 3 huge bulky men would not find it easy to accomodate in the back seat. May be good for 2 tall and huge men at the back.
    For anyone less than 6’1 , this is perfect and depends on the bulk of the passenger as well.
    The front position is nice.
    Honestly, its a handsome car, and easily smarter than the duster.
    Mini santa fe, is the right word for it.

    The boot is great, 2 large suitcase and 3 small handbags can easily fit in.
    The call looks tall and its surprising.

    Damn !!! But they have overprised it , its almost 16.5 lakhs for the non autimatic high end … Hmmmm

    1. rishabh says:

      Are you sure about the price?

  2. jack says:

    I sat inside the top end variant of the creta.


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