Kia Motors is the second brand to be entered in India market in 2019 by their phenomenal product like Stinger & Rio. But these two products can’t match the choice of Indian customers so the company may require to rethink the concept of the car & finally by solving their mistake the new revolutionary product from Kia is going to be launched soon into their Indian market called as “Seltoes” which comes under SUV segment ,but SUV market in India is on the boom & competition in between companies is tough after launching MG hector so is new Seltoes may be another powerful competitor of Hector or it may like another cars of Kia?
After the phenomenal success of Kia Seltos which is the parent company of Hyundai itself, they will plan to modified & redesign Creta to compete with Seltos with all new features like design,engine & transmission, & interior also but is the new Creta can be capable to compete with the new king of SUV in the Indian market called as Seltos?
Recently new creta 2020 which can be rename as creta ix20 can be spotted tested in China as well as India also in chennai city. The new creta ix 25 spotted with all new exterior as well as interior also. The second-gen SUV (Creta ix 25) will seen soon into the Indian market.
Design & Looks of Creta ix25 & Seltos :
Looks are fantastic & matches the concept of future cars by it’s all new 6 LEDs headlamps with tiger nose grill & Heartbeat DRL which enhance the aggression of cars & matches the identity of premium cars.
Side profile consist of double 5 spoke alloy wheels with diamond cut design with door chrome handles & 70 kg high roof rail capacity.
Rear part consists of chrome strip running across tailgate & connect the both LED tail lamps. Seltoes also consisting of plastic body cladding that runs from front to wheel arches & extended from rear bumpers.
Design of all new creta 2020 rechanges totally & mainly inspired from Venue & Kona.Front look matches with Harrier like design with turn indicators at the top & projector headlamps with reflectors & DRLs at the bottom.Fog lamp might be spotted at the bottom most position & the best thing is that all the lightning except interior are LEDs.Grills matches with the design of Venue & inspired from AUDI grills with all black maze & chrome lining outside the curve.
Side look get more rounded shape but length changes from 4270 mm to 4300 mm which is exactly same as Kia Seltos. Wheels can be modified to new 8 spoked diamond cut alloy wheels with 16/17 inches of wheel options. Roof top can now get more curve shape to get fit aerodynamically. Back look now get split tail lamps with LED lighting option & air vents at the bottom for the proper air flow which result at more speed, more handling will observe.
Dimension of Kia Seltos & Hyundai Creta 2020 (ix25) are same excatly
Dimension of all new Creta 2020 & Kia Seltos:
Length: 4300 mm
Width: 1790 mm
Height: 1622 mm
Wheelbase : 2610 mm
New ix 25 is now 30 mm longer, 10 mm wider & height also increases to 8 mm. Now in interior you will feel more spacious because of increased dimension that means more space for headroom & leg room.
Interior of Kia Seltos & Creta 2020:
Seltos is expected to get a 10.25 inches of touch screen infotainment system with all the basic features like apple car play & android auto, but the company not officially reveal smart voice command assistance as in MG hector so if smart voice command is not installed in Seltoes than it’s hard to compete MG hector because in terms of design both Hector & Seltoes almost look similar so only features, engine & technology can differentiate these two cars & also judge which is the winner in the SUV segment.
Apart from that Seltoes also consisting personalised ambient lightning,passenger grab handle & electronic parking braking which helps a lot to reduce efforts.
Interior now based upon all black design with chrome tough at the dashboard & window lining also. Seats will get sporty tough because of red & blue stitches which is engraves at the seats & headrest also. New Creta 2020 now get more features such as massive 10.25 inches of tough screen infotainment system with the features like apple car play & android auto also. Rear seats as well as front seats now get all new nappa leather quality at the result new Creta will be more comfortable as procedure.
First in Segment Features in New Creta 2020 ix25 & Seltos:
1: New Seltoes equipped with all new boss sound system with 4 speakers,4 twiters & 1 amplifier.
2: Smart Air Purifier System:
Before from Seltoes smart purifier system is installed in Hyundai venue which helps us lot to keep environment odour free.
3: 360 Dynamic camera:
Lot’s of customers may arises the question related to 360 dynamic camera because they can related that functionality with 360 degree camera. 360 dynamic camera means you can see rear view from any angle which helps to enhance the judgment during tight parking.
1: New Creta now get Voice command option so you can control AC temperature by your voice only such as hello Hyundai set the temperature to 23 degree. Not only this you can now open sunroof with the voice command also.
2: In Built air purifier system with smart sense technology will help you to keep your cabin odour free & you can also set the purity through Hyundai app called as “Blue link”.
3: 6 Special features in different categories will help to enhance user experience such as Navigation,Remote control, comfort & convenience, Security & Control , Vehicle management.
Navigation System: This feature is like google maps where blue link feature will help you to navigate the shortest possible route by analysing the traffic & you can also set the scheduled trip on the blue link app.
2: Remote Control: This feature helps you to control physical function of car through app called as Blue link such as Start/Stop the engine, lock/unlock doors.
3: Comfort & Convenience: This feature is called as voice command where you can set temperature & open sunroof through you voice command.
4: Safety & Security: This feature helps you to help during crash of you car so in that situation Hyundai help service will call ambulance & your 5 friends to help.
5: Vehicle Management: This feature help you to correctly maintained your vehicle during repairing.
Engine & Transmission of Seltos & Creta ix25:
Well officially engine specification was not launches yet but probably 1.5 L OF petrol & diesel engine may expected (1497 cc) produces the power of 90 BHP with 200 Nm of torque. In terms of power it’s less than 2.0 L (1997 cc) engine as in Tata Harrier & MG Hector but yes officially exact cc may not launch so it’s not necessary to compare.
New Creta is now modified from 1.6 litre petrol engine to 1.4 turbocharged & 1.5 litre naturally aspirated engine. 1.4 litre turbocharged petrol engine produce 140 BHP of power with 242 Nm of torque,while 1.5 litre of petrol engine gives power of 115 BHP of power with 144 Nm of torque. New Creta 2020 will also get 1.5 litre of diesel engine which produce 115 BHP of power with 240 Nm of torque. Along with these engine 6 speed manual & 7 speed automatic transmission can be available.