Hyundai is preparing for the premiere of a new compact crossover

Hyundai is preparing for the premiere of a new compact crossover

January 25, 2020 0 By autotimesnews

The car was named AX, and its premiere should take place in February 2020 at the Auto Expo.

Korean auto giant Hyundai will soon be introducing the compact and very budget AX SUV. The car will be designed for the Indian car market, which explains the place of its presentation – the Auto Expo motor show, which will be held in February in the territory of this Asian country. Note that in the model range of the brand AX will be located one step below the Venue, which will make the crossover the most compact SUV Hyundai. The assembly will be established in South Korea – the estimated volume is 70 thousand units per year. The car is built on the K1 platform, which is going to a new generation of Hyundai Atos hatchback.

Buyers will be offered only one engine option – they will be a 1.1-liter engine with a return of 69 hp.

 In tandem with a power plant, a 5-speed anual transmission or automatic transmission operates on the same number of stages, depending on the selected configuration. Four-wheel drive is not provided even as an option. The new Hyundai AX should compete with Renault Kwid and Suzuki S-Presso in the car market of India. The official price will be announced during the presentation, but according to preliminary data, the car will cost 420,000 rupees