Hyundai Creta 2020 crosses 1.5 lakh bookings in India
New Delhi : Hyundai Motor India Limited has announced that the booking for their new Creta 2020 edition has crossed the 1.5 lakh figure. The mid-size SUV was first featured in the Auto Expo in February this year and has been well received by the domestic buyers.
The five-seater has regained its position at the top of the sales charts from Kia Seltos as it continues to post good sales tally and even registered the highest volume figures for an SUV for consecutive months. Speaking on the achievement, Tarun Garg, Director – Sales, Marketing & Service, HMIL said, “The overwhelming response reiterates trust and love of the Indian customers in the CRETA brand name.”
The Creta was first launched in India in 2015 and since that it has remained one of the popular choice among the mid-size SUV lovers. Over the last five years, the Creta’s cumulative domestic sales stands at an impressive 5.20 lakh units.
Moreover, the Creta and Venue have helped the second largest carmaker in the country in expanding its UV market share. The passenger vehicle market share in the January to September 2020 period is at 17.6 per cent according to the brand, and last month the Creta garnered a total of 12,325 unit sales to continue its reign at the top.
Hyundai Creta has been powered with three BSVI compliant engines as a 1.5-litre petrol, a 1.5-litre diesel and a 1.4-litre turbo petrol motors. The turbo unit is good enough to generate a maximum power output of 140 PS and 242 Nm of peak torque. It is paired with a seven-speed DCT.
The SUV comes with 3 Years/unlimited km or 4 years/60,000 km or 5 years/50,000 km warranty options.