Spotted: Hyundai Elite i20 Crossover and ix25 Compact SUV in India

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For 2015, Hyundai’s two biggest launches will be the Elite i20 Crossover and the ix25 Compact SUV. Ascertaining those plans, both have been spotted undergoing in Chennai recently.

Hyundai i20 Cross spied

Hyundai Elite i20 Cross spied in Chennai

Based on the Elite i20, the India specific (for now) Crossover will feature a slightly raised ride height, body cladding, new alloy wheels & tires and a pair of roof rails, apart from minor changes in interior trim.  Supposedly scheduled for a next month unveiling, the upcoming pseudo-crossover will take on others of its ilk, including Fiat Avventura, Toyota Etios Cross, VW Cross Polo and the upcoming Maruti SX4 S-Cross. Powering the vehicle could be the same engine options – 1.2-litre Kappa2 petrol and 1.4-litre CRDi diesel, both sourced from the Elite i20.

Hyundai ix25 spied

Hyundai ix25 Compact SUV spied in Chennai

As for the compact SUV, expect the ix25 to get the 83PS 1.2 liter petrol and 90PS 1.4 liter diesel engines, offered in the i20 as well. The petrol engine will come mated to a 5-speed manual gearbox while the diesel will get a 6-speed manual. The top end variant of the car could feature a panoramic sunroof, LED DRLs, a touchscreen multimedia system, cruise control, Keyless Go, parking camera and a whole host of safety features.

Expect the ix25 to make its Indian debut in the coming months. Stay tuned for more updates on this upcoming compact SUV and the Elite i20 Crossover.

Source: NDTVAuto

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  • Satish says:

    I doubt the compact SUV will come mated with 1.2 petrol. Being compact SUV it could go more than 4m length and hencr making no cost advantage for 1.2. Its 1.4 mill from i20 auto / verna is more suited making it head on for upcoming MSIL and existing duster, ecosport linup

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    Hi..I hv booked renault duster top varient rxz110ps awd. Want to upgrade few things which i wud like to have want to know your opinion about it 1. DRL HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLY 2. xenon lights replacing oem headlights. 3. Upgraded speakers i.e kenwood nav system replacing media nav plus leather seatcovers. Is it worth replacing them. Which are the brand product for DRL AND XENON OR LED LIGHTS. Thnks