Hyundai Creta achieves five lakh sales milestone

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2020 Hyundai Creta (Image: Gaurav Chandrasekhar/BBC TopGear India)

Hyundai Motor India has announced that the Hyundai Creta has achieved five lakh domestic sales milestone. The all-new Creta has been the best-selling SUV for three consecutive months of May, June and July 2020. Further, 2020 Creta has received over 65,000 bookings since its launch in March 2020. The contribution of diesel in the Creta bookings continues to soar and is now at 60 percent indicating a strong demand for Hyundai’s advanced and globally proven diesel BS6 technology.

Commenting on the achievement, Tarun Garg, Director (Sales, Marketing & Service), Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, “Hyundai Creta has been the blockbuster model in the Indian Automobile industry ever since its launch in 2015. Redefining the SUV landscape in India, Creta’s supremacy transpires from Hyundai’s technological prowess and innovation, outperforming the industry benchmarks in all aspects. With the 500000 sales mark, the Creta has set yet another benchmark in the industry, reaffirming a legacy of leadership in the SUV segment. At Hyundai Motor India, we are continuously strengthening our portfolio with the best-in-segment features and technologically advanced products to make our customers’ life a happy life.”

Additionally, the Made-in-India, All new Creta, has created waves across 88 countries and cemented its position in the global market as well. All new Creta is powered by new BS6 engines – 1.5-litre MPi Petrol (6MT/ IVT), 1.5-litre U2 CRDi Diesel (6MT/ 6AT) and the 1.4-litre Kappa Turbo GDi Petrol (7DCT). To enhance the driving experience, the Creta comes with three driving modes (Eco, Comfort & Sport) and traction control modes (Snow, Sand & Mud) that optimise the driving comfort across different terrains.