Hyundai introduces Creta Knight Edition

Hyundai Motor India Ltd, country’s First Smart Mobility Solutions Provider and the largest exporter since inception, on 3rd May launched the new CRETA Knight Edition with prices starting at Rs. 13,51,200 (ex-showroom). Celebrating the success of Hyundai as India’s No.1 SUV brand in 2021, the new CRETA Knight Edition stands testament as India’s highest selling SUVs of 2021 – CRETA that has been at the vanguard of SUV segment sales for many years.  

Commenting on the launch, Mr. Tarun Garg, Director (Sales, Marketing & Service), Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said “It has been our steadfast endeavour to induce customer delight at every juncture of Hyundai’s 25-year rich legacy in India. With CRETA, Hyundai has elevated the aspirations of lakhs of Indian SUV buyers looking for The Ultimate SUV. As we truly believe in enriching customer experiences throughout their life, we have a vast portfolio of SUVs that cater to the diverse needs of new age customers, facilitating them to live the Hyundai SUV Life. With the launch of the new CRETA Knight Edition, we are once again offering customers an exciting choice of SUV that matches their aspirations with bold and sporty design enhancements.”

Mr. Garg, added, “As one of the highest selling SUVs since its launch in 2015, CRETA has spearheaded the growth of India’s SUV segment, becoming a household name for families across the nation. We are grateful to all our customers for their love and trust in brand Hyundai and we will spare no effort to ensure customer delight with every new product launch.”

Encapsulating a new statement in black, the new CRETA Knight Edition will be offered on a new S+ trim (MT Only) as well as the fully loaded SX (O) trim (IVT/AT Only) available with 1.5 l MPi petrol and 1.5 l U2 CRDi diesel engine options. The new Creta Knight Edition has been aesthetically enhanced, featuring exterior styling that includes:

Front Radiator Grille: Black Gloss + Red Inserts, Black Gloss Exterior Styling Elements, Front & Rear Skid Plates, Lightening Arch C-Pillar Garnish, Side Sill Garnish, Roof Rails, Outside Rear View Mirrors, Shark Fin Antenna, Tail Lamp Inserts (Black), Body Colour Door handles, Dark Chrome Emblem Finish, Sporty Red Front Brake Callipers, Dark Metal Coloured Alloy Wheels, S+ Trim – R16 (D=405.6 mm), SX(O) Trim – R17 (D=436.6 mm), and Knight Edition Emblem.

CRETA Knight Edition has been packaged to offer customers a heightened Ultimate SUV experience with standard delight features such as Smart Panoramic Sunroof, Trio beam LED Headlamps and Crescent glow LED DRL. Additionally, the new CRETA Knight Edition will elevate sporty and exciting in car experiences with the application of all black interiors with coloured AC vent inserts; coloured stitching/ piping for steering wheel and seats to add a sporty yet exclusive in cabin experience.

As far 2022 updates with the rest of the Creta line-up are concerned, Hyundai has introduced the iMT option with the 1.5-litre Petrol S trim model. While the newly launched S+ trim with the 1.4-litre T-GDi petrol engine can be had with a 7-speed DCT. This new model also enjoys several new additional features over the S trim Creta like a panoramic sunroof, smartphone wireless charger, rear disc brakes, Vehicle Stability Management, Hill Start Assist, and Paddle shifters (DCT), and ORVMs with electric auto folding option.