Indian car lovers are excitedly anticipating the release of several highly anticipated models as the automotive industry turns its wheels towards a thrilling 2024. Here’s a sneak glimpse at what’s in store for automobile enthusiasts this year, including the sporty Maruti Suzuki Swift, the tech-loaded Hyundai Creta facelift, the potent Mahindra Thar 5-door, and the cutting-edge Tata Curvv.
Maruti Suzuki Swift 2024 car is a wonder hatchback
The eagerly awaited Maruti Suzuki Swift 2024 debut takes place in March to officially start the year. At a starting price of Rs 6.00 lakh, the fourth generation of this legendary hatchback is sure to win over customers. The standard and hybrid models are powered by a 1.2-liter, 3-cylinder engine that provides remarkable mileage of 23.40 and 24.50 km/l, respectively. The 2024 Swift is preparing to go up against the Maruti Suzuki Baleno, Toyota Glanza, and Tata Altroz head-to-head with its eye-catching palette of nine colours.
Hyundai Creta Redesign: Revealing Style and Cutting-Edge Features
The Hyundai Creta, priced between ₹11 and ₹18 lakh, is set to redefine SUV elegance when it debuts on January 16, 2024. This facelift, which is offered in petrol and diesel versions, updates the exterior and interior with a breath of fresh air. With seven colour options and variants, including a dual-tone option, the Creta facelift keeps popular features like six airbags, a panoramic sunroof, and backlit controls. Notably, it adds additional technologies that increase its attractiveness to tech-savvy drivers, like a 360-degree camera, a Level-2 ADAS suite, and heated and cooled seats.
Kia Sonet: A Flexible Five-Seat SUV
The Kia Sonet, which ranges in price from Rs 7.79 to Rs 14.89 lakh and has a tonne of features for five seats, is still a popular 5-seater SUV in India. With three engine options, two gearbox options, and 22 versions, the Sonet provides a flexible driving experience. Its 7-speed DCT automated transmission and 1.0-liter turbocharged petrol engine provide a top speed of about 180 kmph. Although there is a waiting period of 0 to 39 weeks, the Sonet is an enticing alternative due to its great mileage, 10 colour options, and 29 variations.
Mahindra Thar 5-door: Unlocking Power Off-Road
The Mahindra Thar 5-door, which will retail for between Rs 15.00 and Rs 16.00 lakh, is expected to take the Indian market by storm in August 2024. Designed to rival the Maruti Suzuki Jimny directly, the Thar 5-door has a powerful 2184 cc 4-cylinder engine that produces 185PS at 3500 rpm and 429Nm between 1600 and 2800 rpm. With its sturdy size, this SUV—which comes with a 6-speed manual or automatic gearbox—promises an exhilarating off-road adventure. The goal of the Thar 5-door, available in both petrol and diesel versions, is to reinvent four-wheeled adventure.
Tata Curvv: Elevating the Game with Electric SUV Innovation
Tata is poised to create waves in July with the Curvv, which is anticipated to cost between ₹15 and ₹20 lakh. To take things a step further, in March 2024 an electric four-seater SUV called the Curvv EV is scheduled for release. The Curvv EV is available in Medium Range and Long Range versions. Its impressive 550km range is provided by a 40.5kWh or bigger battery pack. This cutting-edge SUV seeks to completely transform India’s electric car market.
For Indian auto aficionados, 2024 is looking to be an exciting year with a portfolio that meets a wide range of demands and tastes. Every vehicle, including the off-road champion Thar 5-door, the versatile Sonet, the tech-loaded Creta facelift, the city-friendly Swift, and the avant-garde Curvv, promises a distinctive driving experience.
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