Hyundai Creta garnered success instantly after its launch in last July. It received more than 20000 bookings before the launch, and post launch Creta became Hyundai’s Favorite compact SUV in the country. Until now, the Creta has received more than 70000 bookings and 340000 enquiries from India, and globally the made in India car was sold over 15770 units.

The compact SUV has received positive response from Latin American countries like Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru and Panama. Middle East countries like Oman, UAE, Saudi Arabia and African countries like Egypt, Morocco and Nigeria also shown interest in this car. Hyundai Creta comes designed by Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design philosophy. It comes available in 3 different engine options, which are 1.6 litre Gamma Dual VTVT, 1.6 litre U2 CRDi VGT and 1.4 litre U2 CRDi.

Commenting on the global success of Hyundai Creta, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Senior vice President, sales & marketing, HMIL has said, “The Hyundai Creta launched in July as the perfect SUV is a trendsetter in the Indian market. Creta heralded a new chapter in Hyundai’s success story across the world showcasing HMIL’s success of ‘Make in India’ manufacturing initiative. Now the Creta goes global and we have received strong response from world markets. Our goal is to maximize our production to make 10000 units of Creta to meet the global customers’ demand while maintaining our leadership position in the domestic market. With another success story of Creta, Hyundai reassures its commitment to the Indian market and promises to develop truly world class products.”

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Hyundai CRETA Receives Overwhelming Response Globally

  • Export Demand rising with over 15,770 units of ‘Made in India’ CRETA.
  • More than 70,000 bookings and 340,000 enquiries from India.

New Delhi, November 24, 2015: Hyundai Motor India Limited today announced the success of Hyundai Creta launched in July. Hyundai CRETA- the Perfect SUV- has received an overwhelming response and has recorded over 70,000 bookings and 340,000 enquiries in India and over 15,770 orders globally.

Commenting on the global success of Creta, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP, Sales & Marketing, HMIL said, “The Hyundai CRETA launched in July as the perfect SUV is a trendsetter in the Indian market. CRETA heralded a new chapter in Hyundai’s success story across the world showcasing HMIL’s success of ‘Make in India’ manufacturing initiative. Now the CRETA goes global and we have received strong response from world markets. Our goal is to maximise our production to make 10,000 units of CRETA to meet the global customers’ demand while maintaining our leadership position in the domestic market. With another success story of CRETA, Hyundai reassures its commitment to the Indian market and promises to develop truly world class products.”

Hyundai is a new age brand and under the modern premium brand direction has set benchmarks in the SUV segment. With Creta, HMIL has strengthened its position in the SUV segment in India and has demonstrated excellence of ‘Made in India’ products as per global standards. The Creta has received an overwhelming response in the Indian market and also in global markets such as Latin America (Colombia, Costa Rica, Peru & Panama), Middle East (Oman, UAE, Saudi) and Africa (Egypt, Morocco & Nigeria). Hyundai will continue to maintain its leadership position in the export market with the strong sales of Creta and will export to new markets soon.

The Creta is available in three engine options – 1.6 Gamma Dual VTVT, 1.6 U2 CRDi VGT, 1.4 U2 CRDi – and each has been tuned for best performance and fuel efficiency. Based on Hyundai Motor’s evolved Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Design philosophy, Creta demonstrates all the essential attributes of dynamism, comfort, safety and style making it a revolutionary product in the Indian car market.

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