Hyundai ALCAZAR teased in camouflaged form; powertrain details also leaked

Harshita Malik
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Hyundai ALCAZAR teased in camouflaged form; powertrain details also leaked
Hyundai ALCAZAR teased in camouflaged form; powertrain details also leaked

05 Apr 2021: Hyundai ALCAZAR teased in camouflaged form; powertrain details also leaked

Hyundai is expected to unveil the all-new ALCAZAR SUV in India on April 6. In the run-up to the event, the South Korean automaker has released a new video, showcasing the upcoming car in a fully camouflaged avatar.

Separately, Autocar India has tipped the powertrain details of the ALCAZAR, claiming that it will come with a BS6-compliant 152hp, 2.0-liter engine.

Here's our roundup.

Exteriors: It will offer a longer wheelbase than the 5-seater Creta

Hyundai ALCAZAR will feature an attractive design with a chrome grille, a flat roof, a roof-mounted spoiler, tri-beam projector headlamps with LED DRLs, extended rear overhangs, and revised taillights.

On the sides, it will be flanked by silvered roof rails, blacked-out B-pillars, ORVMs, and new alloy wheels.

Dimensions-wise, the SUV will have a 20mm longer wheelbase as compared to Creta's 2,610mm.

Fact: There will be two engine options on offer

The Hyundai ALCAZAR is expected to be available with two BS6-compliant engine choices: a 152hp, 2.0-liter mill and a 115hp, 1.5-liter diesel unit. Transmission duties will be handled by a 6-speed manual and a 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox.

Interiors: The car will offer a 6/7-seater configuration

Hyundai ALCAZAR will be available with a 6/7-seater cabin, featuring dark brown upholstery, a panoramic sunroof, a floor-mounted central armrest with cup holders, and wireless charging for second-row passengers.

It will also pack a digital instrument cluster and possibly a 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment console with support for Android Auto, Apple CarPlay, and Blue Link.

Six airbags and parking sensors should also be available.

Fact: Hyundai ALCAZAR: Pricing and availability

Hyundai will announce the official pricing and availability details of the ALCAZAR SUV in India at the time of launch, which is expected to happen on April 6. However, considering the specifications and features, it will start at around Rs. 13 lakh (ex-showroom).