Hyundai ix25 2016 is a new premium small SUV in the crossover segment and Hyundai is chalking out lot of marketing strategies so that they can attract lot of young buyers gathering in the showroom. It was first presented in Beijing Motor Show in 2014 as a concept car and there it got a lot of attention because of its mixed styling and fuel efficient power-train. It was first planned to launch this model in China only but keeping in mind about the global perspective they deiced to launch UK, Europe and Asia with the option of diesel variant.
Hyundai ix25 2016 Exterior and Interior
It is based on Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design concept which exhibits bold front mesh, huge body panel and sporty rear end. This car is almost 4.2 meter in length which is almost the length of Mercedes A-Class but its width is 1.78 meter it is slightly crunched and a height of 1.62 meter makes it slightly taller. The wheelbase is around 2.5 meter giving it a base for large body panel along with a decent ground clearance of 183mm.
Other external features include lot of unique things like Chrome front grille along with projector, headlamp having low light sensor, daytime running LED lights, distinguished side panel, sporty lines in the roof, door panels without B pillars and new LED taillight. It is expected to come with 17 inch alloy wheels and it will be standard for every trim.
2016 Hyundai ix25 is a refreshed crossover loaded with premium features and sophisticated gadgets that include automatic multi-zone climate control, infotainment system with large touch screen, power activated windows, rear ac ducts, new electric adjusted OVRMs, Bluetooth connection, USB/iPod connectivity, dual color tone for interior, leather stitched seats, new sophisticated illumination system for interior and leather stitched steering wheels. All this features makes it an extravagant SUV which can lure lot of customer’s mainly young generations. It is equipped with lot of safety features that include cruise control, keyless entry, wipers having rain sensors, parking sensor, lane warning system etc.
Hyundai ix25 2016 Engine Options
Hyundai ix25 2016 is rumored to launch with two petrol engine and a diesel engine. The first engine will be a 1.6 liter that produces a horsepower of 123 hp and a torque of 150 Nm while the second engine will produces 158 of horsepower and a torque of 192 Nm. A diesel engine is rumored to be equipped which will be a 1.6 DOHC CRDi engine that produces 123 horsepower and 150 Nm of torque.
It is expected to be powered by two variant transmissions, one will be six speed automatic gear system and six speed manual gear system. It might be a front wheel drive but no possibility of all wheel drive.
It will give a mileage of 17 miles per gallon for petrol variant while the diesel variant would give 22 miles per gallon.
Hyundai ix25 2016 Price and Release Date
Hyundai ix25 2016 is expected to launch by the end of 2015 and the price range will start from $ 18,000 for the base trim.