Hyundai ix25 compact SUV launched in China
The India bound Hyundai ix25 mini SUV has made its official market debut in China. The South Korean car major has launched its latest crossover model, ix25 tagged in the range of 119,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 11.97 lakhs) to 179,800 RMB (equivalent Rs. 17.97 lakhs). The compact crossover model is offered for sale in the Chinese car market in six trims. In the Chinese car market, the vehicle in known as the new Hyundai Modern ix25.
Hyundai’s new ix25 compact SUV has been launched in China as a china specific model. The vehicle which was highly anticipated ever since Hyundai revealed its concept, made its world premiere at the 2014 Beijing Motor Show that took place earlier this year. The new Hyundai ix25 is available in China with a choice of two petrol motors. These two petrol motors on offer are namely a 1.6 litre and 2 litre engine, both of which are 4-cylinder naturally aspirated motors. The 1.6 litre engine has the capability to generate 126 hp of max power output at 6300 rpm and 156 Nm of peak torque at 4850 Nm. On the other hand, the 2.0 litre petrol mill has the capability of developing a max power of 160 hp at 6500 rpm and 194 Nm of peak torque at 4800 rpm.
The new Hyundai ix25 compact crossover will compete in the highly popular compact SUV market with several models from the car majors such as Peugeot, Ford, Chevrolet and Buick. The new Hyundai ix25 mini SUV is 4270 mm in length, 1780 mm in width, 1630 mm in height. The vehicle stands on a wheelbase of 2590 mm.
Price list of Hyundai ix25 in the Chinese car market –
1.6 GS MT – 119,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 11.97 lakhs or $19,537)
1.6 GS AT – 133,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 13.37 lakhs or $21,821)
1.6 GLS AT – 142,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 14.27 lakhs or $23,290)
1.6 DLX AT – 156,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 15.67 lakhs or $25,573)
2.0 GLS AT – 166,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 16.67 lakhs or $27,204)
2.0 GLX AT 4WD – 179,800 RMB (equivalent to Rs. 17.97 lakhs or $29,324)
The new Hyundai ix25 mini SUV will be offered in manual or automatic transmission gearbox options, and will be available in both 2WD and 4WD choices. The Hyundai ix25’s styling is inspired by the company’s new Fluidic 2.0 design philosophy, featuring a patent wide front grille and overall dynamic styling. the new ix25 targets the young car buyers and flaunts stylish and muscular look and boasts of great features including LED DRLs, panoramic sunroof, 17 inch double spoke alloy wheels and McPherson independent front suspension and torsion beam rear suspension.
The new Hyundai ix25’s cabin features premium black interiors, leather upholstery, 7 inch LCD touch screen, automatic climate control, cruise control, power ORVMs, steering wheel mounted controls, power adjustable seats, pushbutton start/stop, seat ventilation and many more.
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