Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has plans to introduce a good many cars in the next 3 years. This South Korean auto maker being the second largest car manufacturer in India is pulling up its socks to drive out of the market slowdown and also compete in the segments that are fast growing in India. Hyundai has plans to introduce new cars in the compact sedan and SUV segments of India that are immensely potential and where the company does not have a single representative.
The all new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe that has been acclaimed in many international markets is being spotted testing in the Indian roads for quite some time now. Recently, the new Hyundai Santa Fe was reportedly spotted testing the roads of Tamil Nadu.
According to the several speculations, it was expected that the all new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe would be the first among the slew of new cars from Hyundai to launch in India. However, it was soon speculated that not the Santa Fe but the 2014 Hyundai i10 will be the first to arrive in the Indian market. Now, this speculation is kind of confirmed, as Hyundai India has also started promoting the Brilliant through TV commercials. Now, it is a known fact that the 2014 Hyundai i10 will be known as the ‘Brilliant’ and it will go on sale along with the popular previous generation i10.
Owing to the promotional activities, there is a big buzz that the Hyundai Brilliant aka next-gen i10 could arrive as early as this August. While the Hyundai Santa Fe, is now expected to be introduced towards the end of this year, probably during the festive season. There has been no official confirmation as yet.
In the other international car markets, the 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe is being sold with various motor options that comprises of two petrol and one diesel engines, namely a 2 liter turbocharged motor and a 2.4 liter naturally aspirated engine and a 2.2 liter diesel motor. All the motors are coupled with a 6 speed automatic transmission. The all new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe will arrive in the Indian car market through the CKD route.
The all new Santa Fe is not only acclaimed for its customer convenience and performance but also for its stunning design. This gorgeous vehicle is endowed by its maker with a Storm Edge design that is a counterpart of the Fluidic design philosophy of the company. The new Hyundai Santa Fe represents the new class of Hyundai cars that are all highly evolved in terms of design and visual appeal from that of their predecessors. Hyundai’s new design DNA makes its cars look and feel future ready.
The new Santa Fe has a stunning interior design to match its exterior. The vehicle flaunts an attractive dashboard design along with luxurious materials for the cabin. It is also laden with world-class features and creature comfort. The new 2013 Santa Fe will definitely be a huge launch and a great treat for the Hyundai fans in India.