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Hyundai Exter SUV Revealed: 5 Things To Know

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Variants and BookingThe micro-SUV can now be booked for a token of Rs 11,000 across Hyundai dealerships. While the company is yet to announce the launch date, we do know Hyundai will offer the Exter in five different variants - EX, S, SX, SX(O) and the top-spec SX(O).

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Design and CosmeticsSporting a rather boxy look, the Exter’s design is quite unique with a flat bonnet and H–shaped LED DRLs. On the side, it gets a thick cladding across its length along with flared wheel arches and dual-tone alloy wheels, with a roof rail, giving it that rugged aesthetics.

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Engine and PowertrainPowering the Exter will be the same 1.2-litre petrol engine, found on the Venue, Nios and the  Aura, mated to a choice of a five-speed manual or a five-speed AMT gearbox. And yes, Hyundai will also offer a CNG variant sometime in the future.

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Features While we’re yet to see the inside of the Exter SUV yet, features like a large infotainment system with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, along with a wireless phone charger, a sunroof, automatic climate control and cruise control are expected to be offered.

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CompetitionThe micro-SUV will compete against the likes of the Tata Punch, Maruti Suzuki Ignis and the Citroen C3 in the Indian market. We expect it to be priced around Rs 6 lakh to Rs 7 lakh (ex-showroom India)

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