Hyundai will present a new compact crossover in New York

Hyundai will present a new compact crossover in New York

February 18, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

In April 2019, Hyundai will show a small SUV, which will take place in the lineup a step below the Kona model.

The company Hyundai will present in April at the New York Auto Show a new compact crossover, which will take place in the lineup one step below the Kona model. This reference to its own source reports the publication Motor Trend.

Junior crossover will be different from the Kona more traditional design and body with a rapid contour. At the same time at the same time, the car will be quite practical and roomy. The most affordable crossover in the family will be called upon to attract new young customers to the company.

According to representative data, the 1.6-liter aspirated gasoline engine working in conjunction with the variator will be included in the engine range. In addition, supercharged engines of the Kappa family with working capacities of 1.0 and 1.4, combined with a seven-band robotic gearbox with two clutches, will be available.

The crossover will be offered with an automatic emergency braking system, a “dead” zones control function and a start-up assistance system. In addition, the car will be available multimedia complex with an eight-inch touch screen and keyless entry system to the salon.

It became known earlier that the new Kia crossover debuted at the New York Motor Show, which will be called the Tusker. The model will be built on the same modular platform as the next-generation Hyundai Creta. On this chassis, it will be possible to create cars with a seven-seater cabin, but the Tusker will be offered exclusively with five seats.

According to preliminary data, the 1.4-liter 140-hp supercharged “four”, which is installed on the third-generation Ceed, will be included in the engine range. In addition, the crossover will be available with a 150-horsepower atmospheric two-liter engine.