Hyundai Exter SUV Revealed Ahead of Launch in India to Compete with Tata Punch and Citroen C3
The Hyundai Exter SUV has created quite a buzz with its early reveal on the streets of South Korea before its upcoming launch in India. It is expected to go head-to-head with rivals such as the Tata Punch and Citroen C3 in the Indian market.
From the spy shots, it is evident that the Exter SUV has a bold and rugged look with squared wheel arches, complemented by stylish alloy wheels. The black roof
rails add to its sporty appearance, while the dual-tone finish on the C-pillar gives it a distinctive look. The rear of the SUV features wraparound taillights, possibly LED units like the front headlights, and is connected by a sleek light bar.
Hyundai's global design philosophy of 'Sensuous Sportiness' is apparent in the design of the Exter SUV. The SUV has been designed to appeal to a younger demographic and is expected to feature advanced
“ Stay ahead of the news with WSN TIMES. We delivers the latest, most accurate and relevant information on politics, business, sports, entertainment and more. Get informed, always. ”
such as connected features and a large infotainment screen.
The Exter SUV will only be available with petrol engines and manual and automatic gearbox options. There is also the possibility of an iMT gearbox being introduced. Hyundai has positioned the Exter SUV above the Grand i10 Nios but below the Venue in their small-car lineup, making it a feature-rich vehicle.
According to Tarun Garg, COO of Hyundai Motor India, the Exter SUV will embody elements
Parametric Dynamism, making it an aspirational choice for Gen Z customers who seek a modern and youthful SUV.
With the Indian market being highly competitive, the Exter SUV will have to prove its mettle against a range of popular models such as the Tata Punch, Citroen C3, Maruti Suzuki Ignis, Nissan Magnite, and Renault Kiger. As the release date approaches, Hyundai is expected to reveal more information about the Exter SUV's specifications, exterior, and interior.