Hyundai just launched the Alcazar for a starting price of Rs. 16.30 lakhs ex-showroom. The SUV has been priced above Creta. The Alcazar has been introduced in both petrol and diesel options and there are six variants on offer. There is no base variant of the Alcazar. So, it comes pretty well equipped. Now, the Korean manufacturer has launched a new TVC for the Alcazar on their YouTube channel.
In the video, we can see Alcazar going through snowy regions. It also shows us the person using voice commands and the boot space of the SUV. The driver also uses the Alcazar on some rough roads using the traction control modes that are offered with the Alcazar.
Hyundai is offering six monotone colours and two dual-tone colours. The monotone colours are Taiga Brown, Polar White, Typhoon Silver, Starry Night, Phantom Black and Titan Grey. The dual-tone colours are Polar White with Phantom Black roof and Titan Grey with Phantom Black roof. The cabin of the Alcazar is finished in dual-tone col0urs of cognac brown interiors with black colour. You get 17-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels as standard whereas, on the higher variants, you get larger 18-inch diamond-cut alloy wheels.
You can also get the Alcazar as a 6-seater SUV in which you can get captain seats. On the second row, you also get a front-row seatback table with a retractable cup-holder, rear sunshades and an armrest as standard. On the 6-seater variant, you get a dedicated central console that houses a wireless charger, some storage and cupholders. There are second row AC vents and speed control on the third row. The seats come with a one-touch tip and tumble that can make ingress and egress for the rear occupants easy.
Hyundai is offering its 10.25-inch touchscreen infotainment system which is known to be responsive and fairly easy to use. It comes with Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Navigation. As standard, it is connected to Arkamys sound system. However, on the higher variants, you get a Bose sound system with a subwoofer. The Alcazar also comes with Blue Link connected car technology which also supports a smartwatch application.
The Alcazar comes is being offered in two engine options. There is a 2.0-litre petrol engine that produces 159 PS of max power and 191 Nm of peak torque. Then there is the 1.5-litre diesel engine that produces 115 PS of max power and 250 Nm of peak torque. Both the engines are mated to a 6-speed manual gearbox or a 6-speed torque converter automatic gearbox.
As standard, there are a lot of safety features too. Alcazar comes with rear disc brakes, ABS with EBD, Stability Management, Stability Control, Hill Start Assist, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, Emergency Stop Signal, Driver Rear View Monitor, Rear Parking Camera, dual airbags, rear parking sensors and a lot more.
If you opt for the higher variants, you can also get front parking sensors, side and curtain airbags, surround view monitor and blind view monitor in terms of safety. It also comes with second-row headrest cushions and front ventilated seats.