Hyundai can be including one other gearbox choice to the Creta with a blacked-out Knight Version, and the corporate has revealed pricing for each fashions. The Hyundai Creta iMT, accessible in a sole S variant, is priced at ₹ 12.68 lakh, whereas the brand new Creta Knight Version, accessible in a brand new S+ and SX (O) variants, begin from ₹ 13.35 lakh, all costs ex-showroom, Delhi.
Hyundai is providing the brand new 6-speed iMT gearbox with the 115hp, 1.5-litre naturally aspirated petrol engine on the Creta. That is the third mannequin in Hyundai’s line-up to be provided with an iMT gearbox after the Venue and the i20. With this new addition, the Creta 1.5 petrol is now accessible with three gearbox choices — 6-speed MT, 6-speed iMT and a CVT automated.
It’s believed the CVT variant of the Creta now has a median ready interval of six months. Provided that the iMT is a brand new gearbox within the Creta vary, it’s also prone to have a decrease ready interval. The Creta iMT is within the means of reaching dealerships as of now.
The iMT gearbox can be provided on the Seltos petrol on its mid-spec HTK+ variant, the place it comes mated to the identical 1.5-litre petrol engine. The Seltos iMT HTK+ is priced at ₹ 12.75 lakh (ex-showroom), which is ₹ 7,000 greater than the Creta, however it will get further options, like 16-inch alloys, over the Creta’s 16-inch metal wheels with wheel covers, LED Daytime Working Lamps and ambient lighting amongst others.
As such, the Creta S 1.5 iMT will get the next options — an 8-inch touchscreen infotainment, a reverse parking digicam, LED flip indicators on the wing mirrors, cruise management, push button begin/cease, automated local weather management and a cooled glovebox. Moreover, Kia has additionally launched the iMT gearbox on the Seltos diesel.
Cashing in on the development of Darkish Editions from different manufacturers, the brand new Creta Knight Version will get a blacked-out theme for the outside and inside. Updates embody a brand new gloss black end for the grille with purple inserts, blacked-out entrance and rear skid plates and purple entrance brake calipers.
The wing mirrors, roof rails, aspect sills and C-pillar garnish additionally get a blacked-out therapy, whereas the Hyundai brand on the entrance and rear get a darkish chrome end. The wheels have been completed in a brand new gun steel shade, with a Knight Version emblem on the tail gate.
On the within, the all-black theme continues for the seat upholstery and the dashboard, and for some distinction, the AC vents are completed in purple. There’s purple distinction stitching for the seats as nicely.
The Creta Knight Version is out there on the newly launched S+ and the top-spec SX(O) automated variants. It may be had with both the 1.5-litre petrol or diesel engines, however not with the 1.4-litre turbo-petrol engine.