Hyundai Motor India plans to have four SUV models in its item portfolio in the following four years as it hopes to facilitate combine its position in the quickly developing section.
The organization at present retails two items — Creta and SantaFe — in the fragment.
"We have recently propelled Elantra and by October or November, we will dispatch Tucson," Hyundai Motor India MD and CEO Y K Koo told columnists here.
The organization likewise plans to dispatch a sub 4-meter minimal SUV to fill the crevice that lies underneath Creta. It had showcased idea reduced SUV Carlino at the Auto Expo this year in February. The model is being worked on right at this point.
Approached about the time allotment for having a four-item portfolio in the SUV fragment, Koo said: "It will at any rate take four years."
The organization in this way will have four items extending from a conservative SUV with value beginning at Rs 5-6 lakh to over Rs 30 lakh SantaFe in the quickly developing fragment.
On the Tucson dispatch, Koo said the vehicle will be propelled with 2,000 cc petrol and diesel motor choices, estimated at Rs 25-30 lakh.
Expounding, Hyundai Motor India Senior Vice-President Marketing and Sales, Rakesh Srivastava said the organization will take after a three-pronged procedure, proceeding.
"We will take after appropriate time allotment on full model changes. Furthermore, we will enter sections where we don't have nearness. Thirdly, we will get into sub-fragments which can possibly develop into full section, proceeding," Srivastava said.
The organization will dispatch 1-2 items every year and will have a sizeable portfolio, he included.
The thought is to wind up driving premium and adored brand in the nation, Srivastava said.
Inquired as to whether the organization might want to acquire more diesel stages in the wake of improved investigation of the fuel, Koo said: "We as of now have a capable motor and on the off chance that we require any more, we can get it imported from Korea."
Whenever inquired as to whether the organization might want to present more diesel motors in the smaller section, Srivastava said: "Because of value distinction descending amongst petrol and diesel, the reduced fragment would bit by bit move towards petrol powertrain."
With the Hyundai Elantra dispatch, the organization offers 11 models in the nation, going from section level Eon to premium SUV SantaFe.