Hyundai is coming soon Cretaceous SUVs are set to be safer than those currently offered in India. According to recent ASEAN NCAP crash tests, the upgraded version of the SUV, which is expected to launch in India next year, has earned a 5-star rating. The new generation Hyundai Creta has earned a total score of 75.78 on its way to a 5-star rating at ASEAN NCAP. This is a higher safety rating than the three-star rating the SUV received at Global NCAP in April this year.
According to ASEAN NCAP, the Southeast Asian vehicle safety rating agency for Global NCAP, Creta SUV scored 34.72 points for Adult Protection and 15.56 points for Child Passenger Protection. The Creta SUV tested by ASEAN NCAP is equipped with 6 airbags as standard, in addition to other safety features such as Electronic Stability System (ESC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Reminder System. seat belts (SBR), ISOFIX and Pedestrian Protection Technology.
The new Creta will offer enhanced safety technology, including ADAS features such as Automatic City Emergency Braking (AEB), Forward Collision Warning (FCW), Lane Keeping Assist (LKA), and Lane Keeping Assist. Lane Departure Warning (LDW) and Blind Spot Detection (BSD) for both sides as well as Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Avoidance Assist (RCCA).
In April, India specs hyundai Creta has undergone crash testing at Global NCAP. It returned with a moderate three-star rating. In testing in April, the Creta scored 8 points out of 17 in the adult passenger protection category, while in the child passenger protection category it received 28.29 points out of 49. The test report also reveals that the integrity of the bodywork of this famous SUV has been shown to be unstable during crash testing. This SUV is equipped with safety features such as front seat belt pretensioners, four-channel SBR and ABS, among others.
Hyundai is expected to launch the new generation Creta SUV by the end of next year. It has been introduced in the global market with a new look and enhanced features. In India, the Creta is Hyundai’s best-selling model and competes with rivals like that SeltosMaruti Grand Vitara among others in the compact SUV segment.
First published date: December 7, 2022, 13:10 pm IST