Hyundai has revealed the facelift version of the Creta SUV at the on-going Sao Paulo Motor show in Brazil. The model so revealed is of the Brazilian spec model and could emerge as the global facelift variant of this South Korean SUV. The Creta showcased at the auto-show, in its entirety, is quite similar to the model which is currently on sale in the Indian market. The major points of difference are the subtle changes which have been done with this makeover.
The majority of which can be seen at the front and at the back of the vehicle. For instance, the Creta ‘facelift’ features a completely restyled front bumper. Along with this, the signature Hyundai grille also features a completely new look. The same is larger in its proportions and gets a more daunting visual appearance as compared to the elegant one we seen on the India spec model. Lower down, the housing for the fog-lamps feature a different molding.
The side profile of the Creta ‘facelift’ is similar to the model which is currently on sale in the Indian market. Further changes can be seen at the back where the taillights bear a new design. The bumper has been refreshed subtly as well. Apart from all these visual cues, the Hyundai Creta remains similar to the current model.
The interior of the Hyundai Creta ‘facelift’ is going to remain unchanged. The design, as well as the amount of creature comforts offered will be similar to the ones available on the current India spec model. This SUV has one of the best in class cabin upholstery which keeps things on the premium side of nature.
Coming to the engine specifications, the Hyundai Creta ‘facelift’ when it comes to India, will continue to be powered by the same set of engines. A 1.4-litre VTVT petrol, along with a 1.4-litre CRDi Diesel and a 1.6-litre CRDi diesel. Transmission responsibilities will be handled by the present 6-speed manual and the 6-speed automatic unit.
Prices of the Hyundai Creta ‘facelift’ are expected to remain similar to what the current model is sold at. It will fall in the range of INR 10 lakh to INR 15 lakh (ex-showroom).