Hyundai India’s most trusted brand in terms of features and technology they provide into Indian market vehicles. Hyundai has been currently toughening their portfolio in competition in, different segments like compact-SUV, Mid-range SUV, sedan, and hatchbacks. With this Hyundai is planning to launch their Micro-SUV AX1 in the market later next year.
- Features of AX1 from spied image
- AX1 Expected price range between Rs 4.5 – Rs 7.5 lakh
- AX1 expected to power with a 1.2 L NA engine
Since last year Hyundai continuously launching new vehicles throughout, with Hyundai Second-gen Creta, facelifted Verna, Tucson, all-new Aura sedan, and newly launched Next-gen i20. The venue and Creta in particular gaining lots of attraction and being at the top of their particular segment range. Now with the launch of the Next-gen i20 Hyundai strengthen their premium hatchback line-up. Since the launch, the next-gen i20 got an amazing response from the buyers, with 20,000 bookings in just 20 days of launch.
Rumors surrounding Hyundai’s micro-SUV are being there in the market for so long. Currently, the Mahindra KUV NXT, Maruti Suzuki ignis, and Maruti Suzuki S-presso are available in the Micro-SUV segment. Also, the segment space will expand with the two new Micro -SUV launches first from the Tata named HBX and Hyundai named AX1 later the next year. Recently caught on camera AX1 in South Korea, the 5-seater SUV first likely to be launched in their home and then to the global markets including emerging markets like India. Since the launch time is expected around later 2021 and early 2022.
The newly spied images of AX1 have surfaced on the web and indicates some deep visual features includes, including tall pillars, raked windshield, roof rails, good ground clearance, LED tail lamps, a single piece tailgate, and a wide central for air inlet. The test prototype will further grow as the testing of the prototype will continue and thus, we can have a clearer visual details idea about the design and elements in later weeks. The Hyundai AX1 expected price ranges between Rs 4.5 – Rs 7.5 lakh (ex-showroom) and comes with a 1.2 Liter Naturally aspirated engine mated with either 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic gearbox as the Hyundai Santro has.