2018 Hyundai Creta fresh spy shots reveal new exterior details

14/12/2017 - 14:16 | ,  ,   | Sagar Parikh

Another day, another batch of 2018 Hyundai Creta’s spy shots has surfaced on the web, courtesy Motor Vikatan. Unlike during previous sightings, there was a trio of test mules this time.

2018 Hyundai Creta front three quarters India spy shot
The Indian-spec 2018 Hyundai Creta's upper grille and fog lamps are apparently unique.

The 2018 Hyundai Creta seen features a new upper grille with horizontal slats having a gloss finish that looks quite similar to the version sold in Brazil. As we’ve pointed out before, the fog lamps have a different shape in the Indian-spec version. Instead of fitting horizontal fog lamps like in other markets, Hyundai appears to have simply reshaped the existing unit for a squarish look. One of the latest spy shots also reveals newly-designed 5-spoke alloy wheels that will refresh the appearance of the SUV’s profile.

The 2018 Hyundai Creta is likely to employ the same engine options as the current model. These include a 1.4-litre U2 CRDi diesel, a 1.6-litre Dual VTVT petrol, and a 1.6-litre U2 VGT CRDi diesel. 6-speed manual and 6-speed automatic transmission should continue as the transmission choices in case of the  1.6 L petrol and diesel engines. Hyundai reportedly did plan to introduce mild-hybrid tech in the small SUV initially, but post the GST roll-out, has shelved the plan.

2018 Hyundai Creta rear three quarters India spy shot
The facelifted Hyundai Creta features new  5-spoke alloy wheels.

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Hyundai will launch the 2018 Hyundai Creta in India towards the second half of 2018. Before that, the company will introduce the 2018 Hyundai i20 (facelift), possibly in early 2018.

[Image Source: Motor Vikatan]

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