Hyundai Announces Global Launch of the ‘All New Xcent’
|(L-R): Mr. YK Koo, MD & CEO- HMIL, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Director- Sales & Marketing, HMIL and Mr. SJ Ha, Director- Sales & Marketing, HMIL, at the launch of ALL NEW XCENT at New Delhi“>|
|(L-R): Mr. YK Koo, MD & CEO- HMIL, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Director- Sales & Marketing, HMIL and Mr. SJ Ha, Director- Sales & Marketing, HMIL, at the launch of ALL NEW XCENT at New Delhi|
- All New Xcent boasts of Evolved sedan image with Premium & Hi-Tech appeal
- Powered with New, Bigger, Powerful & Efficient 1.2L Diesel Engine along with proven 1.2L Petrol Engine
- All New Xcent symbolizes Evolved –‘The Stylish Family Sedan’ for Young and Modern Family
- Made in India, Made for the World – Over 2.5 Lakh Happy Customers Worldwide
Speaking at the Global launch, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “We are very glad to announce the global launch of the All New Xcent for Indian and Global customers. The fast changing trends and rising customer aspirations has always been the key driving force at Hyundai. Considering the evolving market dynamics and customer voice, we keep enhancing our products for customer delight. The All New Xcent symbolizes The Stylish Family Sedan for young and Modern Indian Family. With over 2.5 Lakh cars sold in Domestic and International markets since 2014, we are confident that the All New Xcent will create a new benchmark in its segment offering best Hyundai Experience.”
The All New Xcent is designed on 5 Key pillars – Sporty & Evolved Styling, Superior Performance, Advanced & Hi-Tech Imagery, High on Safety & Convenience and Product Confidence.
Sporty and Evolved Styling
The Made in India All New Xcent boasts of Quality, Comfort, Style and Premium look. The exterior projects Progressive design while interiors echo generous flair of Space & Comfort with Premium and Hi-Tech appeal. In the front, All New Xcent features new Hyundai’s signature Cascade Design grille with horizontal chrome slats for bold and wider stance with premium appeal. The new front bumper design with LED DRLs (Daytime Running Lamps) along with Fog lamps offers futuristic styling while the swept back headlamps compliments the front with sporty styling.
The rear of All New Xcent offers a completely refreshed and dynamic look. The All New Xcent comes with new premium two piece wrap around tail lamps, Dual Tone bumper along with aesthetically incorporated sleek reflectors, stylish Shark Fin Antenna, Pull type Chrome door handles and aerodynamically designed ORVM’s with turn indicators lending premium and sporty appeal to the car.
Key Design Features (Front/Side/Rear)
- Cascade Design Grille with horizontal chrome slats – Bold New Design Identity
- LED DRLs (New)
- Fog lamps
- Premium Two Piece Wraparound Tail lamp (New)
- Wheel Air Curtains for better aerodynamic stability (First-in-Segment)
- Dual Tone Rear Bumper with reflectors for Bold & Sporty Appeal
- Shark Fin Antenna (First-in-Segment)
- 2 Tone Sporty Diamond Cut Alloys
- Sleek Waistline Molding
- Chrome Rear Garnish
|Engine||Power||Torque||Fuel Efficiency (ARAI figures)|
|1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT Petrol||83 ps @ 6,000 rpm||11.6 kgm @ 4,000 rpm||20.14 Kmpl (MT) and
17.36 Kmpl (AT)
|1.2L U2 CRDi Diesel||75 ps @4,000 rpm||19.4 kgm @ 1,750 ~ 2,250 rpm||25.4 KMPL (MT)|
The superior driving performance and dynamics makes the All New Xcent a driver’s delight. It offers choice of efficient and advanced powertrains. The proven 1.2L Kappa Dual VTVT Petrol generates 83 PS power @ 6,000 RPM and 11.6 KGM torque @ 4,000 RPM delivers improved fuel efficiency. The New 1.2L U2 Diesel engine is now bigger and more powerful and generates 75 PS power @ 4,000 RPM with 19.4 KGM of torque @ 1,750 ~ 2,250 RPM delivering improved mileage. Moreover, measures like Alternator Management System help improve fuel efficiency while the First-in Segment Wheel Air Curtains have been added to ensure minimised air turbulence around the wheel area resulting lower Cd (Coefficient of Drag), low NVH, increased fuel efficiency and stability of the car at high speed.
Advanced & Hi-Tech imagery
The Modern and Ergonomically designed driver space in All New Xcent is high on comfort offering advanced technology features. The contemporary interior design integrates premium materials with high quality fit and finish. All New Xcent offers the First-in-Segment 7.0 touch screen infotainment system with smartphone connectivity -Apple CarPlay, Android Auto and Mirror Link thus guarantee seamless connectivity together with Smartphone navigation interface and dedicated Voice recognition button on steering wheel for Advanced Hi-tech appeal and safe driving experience.
2. Voice Recognition and Navigation Support for more convenient and safe driving experience
3. Radio with DRM Compatibility
4. Smart Phone Holder with charging port
5. Steering mounted Controls
6. Rear Power Outlet
7. Battery Saver
8. Gear Shift Indicator for better fuel efficiency
High on Safety & Convenience
With Hyundai Safety comes first. All New Xcent offers advanced safety with Reinforced Body Structure and features like Dual Airbags (Standard), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Central Door Lock, Impact sensing Auto Door unlock, Rear Defogger, Reverse Parking Sensors and Rear Parking Camera with display on large 7.0 Touch Screen. The Fully Automatic Temperature Control along with Rear AC vents further adds to customers’ convenience.
- Dual Airbags (Standard)
- Fully Automatic Temperature Control (FATC)
- Rear AC vent
- Rear Defogger
- Cooled Glove Box
- Driver Seat Height Adjustment
- Tilt Steering
- Smart key with push button start
- Rear Parking Camera and sensors
- Spacious Boot – 407 Litres
- Rear seat Armrest with cup holder
- Leather wrapped Steering Wheel
- Bright and Spacious interiors with new seat upholstery
2 years unlimited Kilometers warranty for complete peace of mind of customers with lowest maintenance cost in the segment.
Variants and colors
The All New Xcent will be available in 5 variants each in petrol and diesel powertrains with 5 exciting colors.
Prices- Ex showroom Delhi
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company (HMC). HMIL is the largest passenger car exporter and the second largest car manufacturer in India. It currently has ten car models across segments – Eon, Grand i10, Elite i20, i20 Active, Xcent, Verna, Creta, Elantra, Tucson and Santa Fe. HMIL’s fully integrated state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai boasts advanced production, quality and testing capabilities.
HMIL forms a critical part of HMC’s global export hub. It currently exports to around 87 countries across Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific. HMIL has been India’s number one exporter for the last 10 years consecutively. To support its growth and expansion plans, HMIL currently has 477 dealers and more than 1,230 service points across India. In its commitment to provide customers with cutting-edge global technology, Hyundai has a modern multi-million dollar R&D facility in Hyderabad. The R&D center endeavours to be a center of excellence in automobile engineering.
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