2017 Hyundai Creta is a subcompact crossover, which takes place under the Hyundai Tucson SUV in Hyundai’s crossover SUV lineup. Under the label Creta, this model is sold on the global market. The title of 2017 Hyundai ix25 is reserved for customers in the China. 2016 model has started selling at the beginning of 2015, while in India, sales started in the second half of 2015 year. Considering that this is a new model, the changes for 2017 model year are not expected. However, there is a possibility that the 2017 Hyundai Creta be offered with a wider choice of powertrains.
Hyundai Motor Company has chosen the name Creta for this crossover, due to the appearance and character of the vehicle. As inspiration for the title, served the Greek island of Crete. The offer of a new model in the growing crossover SUV segment is part of the set plan for the company to increase its sales globally. Although Creta first appeared on the market of China, and then to the market of India, announced an offer to all major markets. Since the year 2016, is expected to start selling in other markets.
2017 Hyundai Creta Specs
The 2017 Creta has a length of 168 inches, weight of 70 inches, height of 64 inches, with a wheelbase of 102 inches. The clearance of the vehicle is 8 inches, a vehicle is placed on a set of aluminum wheels of 17 or 18 inches.
Compared to the 2016 model, global model 2017 Hyundai Creta will feature design modifications finer and finer interior color theme. From the model, with which will Creta “share” of potential buyers to emphasize Renault Duster, Nissan Terrano and Mahindra Scorpio (on Indian market).
On the market of India, 2017 Creta, will offer a choice of two 1.6-liter engines, one petrol and one diesel. The 1.6-liter diesel engine possesses 126 horsepower, while the 1.6-liter petrol engine delivers 121 horsepower. Engines come with a six-speed transmission, but customers can opt for manual or automatic gears. The standard version comes with a 4×2 drive.
Because of the desire of the company to 2017 Hyundai Creta offered in other world markets, is expected to offer some other new powertrain. Also, it is expected that 2017 model offer a version with AWD.
2017 Hyundai Creta Release and Price
Price for the 2017 Hyundai Creta, or 2017 Hyundai ix25, will remain at the level of prices in 2016 models. Vehicle offer to new markets, may cause the price correction, according to the particular market. It is expected that the new Creta appear in mid-2016, with no significant change and improvement.