In the 2020 Auto Expo, the second generation of Hyundai Creta is about to make its debut. The auto expo will be held from 7th to 12th in greater Noida. Here is a comparison between both of them
Platform and chassis
The design of the Kia Seltos is a brand new monocoque; it comes with a front-wheel-drive platform. The drive platform is compatible with a seven-seat configuration.
The Creta comes with a Brand new Monocoque. The new Creta is 30 mm longer and 10 mm wider than its existing model, it measures about 4300 mm in length and 1790 mm in width and about 1622 mm in height.
The wheelbase of Creta is 2610mm. Because of its longer wheelbase, the Cretas the new model will give you more cabin space. But in comparison to Kia Seltos it is slightly smaller.
The Seltos comes with three engines, i.e., one petrol and one diesel, and the engines meet the BS6 emission norms.
The Creta will come with the same 1.5L and 1.4L turbocharged petrol motors that are going to generating maximum power of 115bhp with 144Nm and 140bhp with 242Nm respectively.
The 1.5-litre oil burner is going to push a peak power of 115 bhp against the 250Nm torque.
The Seltos is available in the market in four transmission options that is 6-speed manual, a 6-speed torque convertor, a 7-speed DCT and a CVT. For the 1.4L and 1.5L the dual clutch transmission and CVT automatic gearbox are reserved.
For the 6 speed torque convertor it is exclusively available for 1.5L diesel trims and a 6-speed manual unit comes as a standard. The 2020 creta is going to have the same features.
A brand new 10.4-inch touchscreen infotainments system is a new feature in the 2020 Hyundai Creta. The screen is paired up with the Hyundai’s blue link connected car app and a telematics solution.
It will have an embedded sim car, or an eSIm do that data is accessible. The infotainment system of the car will support android auto and apple car play. And will come with a command enabled virtual assistant.
Hyundai has a blue link technology and comes with 33 connected features and is similar to the Kia seltos UVO connected car system that comes with 37b features under five categories.
Kia seltos has inspired some of the interior changes in Creta.
The changes include a highly designed dashboard that has a large binnacle and comes with a landscape-oriented touch screen and instrument cluster that looks similar to the seltos.
In seltos, there are new features like air-con controls and slimmer air-con vents.