auto news desk, The Hyundai Creta has been the best selling SUV in its segment for the last 8 years. It sells around 10,000 units every month. Despite competition from other mid-size SUVs like the Kia Seltos, Maruti Suzuki Grand Vitara and Tata Harrier, the Creta has maintained its cool presence and sales lead. But soon things are going to get tougher for the Hyundai Creta. 3 new SUVs are about to be launched in the Indian market, which will compete directly with the Hyundai Creta.
1. Kia Seltos Facelift
The Kia Seltos has already eaten a lot of the Hyundai Creta’s market share. It offers great facilities. The facelift version of Kia Seltos is going to be launched soon. It will be powered by a new 1.5-litre turbo petrol engine that can generate 160bhp power and 253Nm torque. It is expected to come with several new features including Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS).
2. Honda Mid-Size SUV
Honda is all set to launch its mid-size SUV in June, which will be based on the platform of the Honda City sedan. The SUV will come with a 1.5-litre iVTEC petrol engine that may generate 121bhp power and may get hybrid powertrains as well. In this, many standard and safety features including ADAS will be given.
3. Citroën C3 Aircross
Citroen is also planning to introduce its new mid-size SUV, the C3 Aircross, in the Indian market. The car will be 4.2 meters long and could be available in 5 and 7-seater options. It will be powered by a 1.2-litre 3-cylinder turbo petrol engine that can generate 110bhp power and 190Nm torque. The C3 Aircross is expected to be the perfect combination of style and features.