Hyundai is all set to launch its new 7-seater SUV in the Indian market named Alcazar. It is also popularly known as 6- or 7-seater Creta because both SUVs look very similar to each other from outside and inside. But, the carmaker has made subtle tweaks to make the all-new Hyundai Alcazar looks different from its regular 5-seater sibling. So, here are the top five differences between Hyundai Alcazar vs Creta.
In the Indian market, Hyundai Creta is only offered in a 5-seater configuration, while on the other hand, Hyundai Alcazar will be offered in a 6- or 7-seater configuration. The 6-seater version of Alcazar will feature two captain seats with an armrest console in the middle row, and the 7-seater version of the SUV will employ a bench.
Hyundai Alcazar will be offered with all the bells and whistles, and over Hyundai Creta, it will employ a 360-degree camera. The Hyundai Creta only comes with a reverse parking camera.
There’s also a slight difference between the dimensions of both SUVs. Talking about the Hyundai Creta, the SUV is 4,300 mm long, 1,790 mm wide, 1,635 mm tall and has a wheelbase of 2,610 mm. The dimensions of the Hyundai Alcazar are almost similar to that of the Creta except for the wheelbase. The upcoming Hyundai SUV has a wheelbase of 2,760 mm, which means that it is 150 mm longer wheelbase than its 5-seater counterpart.
Bigger 2.0-litre Engine
Coming to the engine of Hyundai Alcazar vs Creta. Mechanically, Hyundai Creta is powered by 1.5-litre petrol and diesel engine along with a smaller 1.4-litre turbocharged petrol mill. The all-new Hyundai Alcazar will get the same 1.5-litre diesel engine as Hyundai Creta. Moreover, it will also get propelled by a 2.0-litre petrol unit, which is capable of shredding out power and torque outputs of 159 PS and 192 Nm. The engine comes paired with a 6-speed MT or a 6-speed AT. This is the same power plant, which does duties in Hyundai Tucson.
There are a few visual tweaks made of Hyundai Alcazar to make it look slightly different from its 5-seater sibling. Like upfront, it will get a revised grille and headlamps. On the side, the SUV will feature a new set of 18-inch alloy units, and the rear fascia of the all-new Hyundai Alcazar will get redesigned headlights, boot lid and faux skid plate.
Here are 5 main differences between the Creta vs Alcazar including Design, Dimensions, Engine, Features and Seating Configuration. If you come up with any difference between the Hyundai Alcazar vs Creta, let us know in the comment!