Hyundai launched their seven seater SUV Alcazar in the market earlier this year. The SUV is based on Hyundai Creta which is a popular model in the respective segment. Hyundai Alcazar competes with cares like MG Hector, Tata Safari and recently launched Mahindra XUV700. Hyundai is India’s second largest car manufacturer and they have a variety of products in their line up and Alcazar is currently the only 7-seater SUV in Hyundai’s line up. Hyundai has now released a new TVC for the Alcazar SUV showing exterior and interior features.
The video has been shared by Hyundai India on their official YouTube channel. In this new TVC it shows how spacious and comfortable the Alcazar is. As mentioned above Hyundai Alcazar is based on Creta but, unlike some of its competitors, Hyundai has made some cosmetic and mechanical changes to the car to differentiate both SUVs.
On the outside, the front grille has been completely update. The Alcazar gets large grille with dark chrome jewel elements in it. The Alcazar gets tri-beam LED headlamps, boomerang shaped split LED DRLs and the fog lamps and turn indicators are placed on the lower part of the bumper.
Coming to the side profile, Alcazar gets 17 inch dual tone alloy wheels but, they get a design that are similar to what we have seen in Venue. In comparison to Creta, Alcazar has a longer wheelbase to accommodate the third row and create more space on the inside. At the rear, it gets an all-LED tail lamps with Alcazar branding between them.
Hyundai is offering Alcazar in both 6 and seven seater options. Hyundai offers a black and brown dual tone theme. The cabin looks premium and it offers soft touch materials on several touch points. Hyundai Alcazar is offered in Prestige, Platinum and Signature trims. Even the base Prestige variant of Alcazar is decently equipped when compared to some of the rivals. The video also shows how one can access the third row seats in Alcazar by simply tumbling down the second row seat. It also shows a glimpse of boot space with all the seats up.
Top-end trim of Hyundai Alcazar gets features like electrically adjustable driver seat, multi-function steering wheel, fully digital instrument cluster, massive panoramic sunroof, in-built air purifier, ventilated seats for front passengers, BlueLink connected car features, voice commands, wireless phone charging for both front and second row passengers, front and rear parking sensors, 360 degree camera, blind spot detection camera, automatic climate control, Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, ABS with EBD, HSA, Airbags and so on.
Hyundai Alcazar is available in two engine options. The petrol version is powered by a 2.0 litre naturally aspirated petrol engine that generates 159 Ps and 191 Nm of torque. This is the same engine that is also doing duties in Elantra and Tucson. The diesel version of Alcazar however gets a 1.5 litre turbo diesel engine. This engine is also used in Hyundai Creta. The engine generates a maximum of 115 Ps and 250 Nm of peak torque. Both petrol and diesel engine options are available with manual and automatic transmission.