As is well-known, Hyundai is ready to launch its first ever compact SUV that’s thus far recognized by its codename QXi. The mannequin that will likely be a part of Hyundai’s international line-up was understood to make its debut on the New York motor present in April 2019. Nonetheless, now we have discovered that the mannequin will get a simultaneous reveal in India on April 17. The manufacturing Hyundai QXi’s India launch will happen in mid-Might 2019. What’s not recognized for the time being is that if the QXi for India will likely be any completely different in look to the worldwide mannequin or if it is going to certainly carry the ‘Styx’ identify that has lengthy been related to the compact SUV.
Within the run as much as the reveal, Hyundai had launched the primary of expectedly many teasers final week. Whereas the teaser confirmed a camouflaged automotive, a lot is already recognized in regards to the QXi. For one, the form will likely be squared-out and nearly mini-Creta-like however the styling will likely be new-age Hyundai. Slit-like LED strips above the primary headlights and Hyundai’s trademark cascading grille would be the highlights on the entrance. Diamond reduce alloy wheels have been noticed on check mules and LED hind lights are additionally anticipated.
On the within, count on a excessive stage of match and end as is the norm on Hyundais. The Hyundai QXi may even be large on options. The presence of a sunroof was made clear by the teaser and segment-first ventilated seats are additionally mentioned to be on the playing cards. A big touchscreen infotainment system bundled with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay may even be a part of the bundle.
The Hyundai QXi will likely be accessible in India with three engine-gearbox choices. There will likely be a 100hp, 1.Four-litre petrol and a 90hp, 1.Four-litre diesel engine, each of which is able to include 6-speed guide transmissions. The QXi may even get an computerized possibility that can membership a 1.Zero-litre turbo-petrol with a 7-speed dual-clutch transmission. Notably, the Hyundai QXi computerized would be the solely dual-clutch possibility within the compact SUV section.
Whereas there is no such thing as a confirmed information on the Hyundai QXi’s worth, buzz is that it received’t be low cost. Pricing will likely be extra in keeping with the Ford EcoSport and Mahindra XUV300 somewhat than the Tata Nexon and Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza which are comparatively extra inexpensive, if additionally down on options. Closing Hyundai QXi costs, options and specs will likely be recognized by mid-Might when the mannequin goes on sale.