- Fastest Hyundai Car to achieve over 1 lakh bookings and 5 lakh enquiries in 8 months-
- More than 16,000 CRETA exported-
- ICOTY 2016 winner becomes largest selling brand in the above 10 lakh segment-
- Most awarded SUV of 2016 with 26 awards -
Hyundai Motor India, the largest auto exporter and the car manufacturer, has achieved yet another milestone with over 1 lakh bookings, 5 lakh enquiries and 56,000 units delivered of the SUV- Hyundai CRETA, said a press release.
Marking the World Premiere of the CRETA in India on July 23, 2015, this landmark was achieved within 8 months of launch. Winning 26 awards in the year 2015-16 including the prestigious Indian Car of the Year (ICOTY) 2016, CRETA has been the most recognized and awarded car of the year.
“We thank our customers for the tremendous response with the record fastest 1 lakh bookings in 8 months. Like in the domestic market, CRETA has generated great response in Global markets with more than 28,000 orders. To reduce the waiting period, we are increasing CRETA production by 30% to total production of 13,000 units of which 10,000 units will be allocated for the domestic market”, Mr. YK Koo, Managing Director & CEO, HMIL said commenting on the milestone.
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).
CRETA is one of the toughest and strongest SUVs in its segment. CRETA is designed with strong ‘Hive Structure’ body shell that denotes high structural strength stability and sturdiness. Hyundai offers Best-in-class warranty with 3 Years Unlimited Kilometers and First- in-class to offer 6 speed Automatic Transmission in Diesel variant to all CRETA customers.
The CRETA is available in three engine options – 1.6 Gamma Dual VTVT, 1.6 U2 CRDi VGT, 1.4 U2 CRDi –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.